5 Digital Portfolio Tools for Alternative Assessments

Career & Technical Education (CTE) teachers often use portfolios to assess their student’s growth throughout the school year. However, paper portfolios are often stored or ...
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Incorporating Alternative Assessments

Educators have used countless ways to assess their students’ knowledge and abilities. Over the last few years, CTE educators have begun using alternative assessments as an ...
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Incorporating Scientific Literacy in CTE

Everyday stories about the environment, medical discoveries and energy are published that don’t include all of the information or facts needed to make fully informed decisions. In ...
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3 Creative Ways to Fund Classroom Edtech Tools

EdTech tools help us meet the needs of our students in creative and fascinating ways. From hardware to software and online programs, there are vast options to use technology to ...
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Engaging Students with Gamification in the Classroom

The classic game Candyland when you think about it has virtually nothing to do with candy. The purpose of the game is to simply roll dice and move along a path to reach the end of ...
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Aligning CTSOs with CTE Career Clusters

Are you looking for an engaging way to have students further explore career skills and concepts? Look no further than a Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO). A CTSO ...
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4 Tips for Integrating Industry Certifications in CTE

Industry certifications are unique in offering value to students, professionals, schools and businesses. By earning an industry certification, students are preparing for their ...
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10 Questions to Answer Before Applying for Funding

CTE teachers are consistently seeking to expand their instructional strategies and engage students in their learning. Innovative, hands-on learning is important, but it can often ...
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5 Less-Known STEM Careers

The STEM workforce has grown rapidly over recent decades improving living standards, economic growth and global competitiveness in the United States. Individuals in STEM fuel the ...
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3 Ways to Explore Careers in CTE Classrooms

Career exploration allows students to grow, expand and pursue changing interests. From an early age, today’s students are encouraged to begin exploring careers and often asked to ...
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