Category: Classroom Resources

A Blog for CTE Teachers

Discover 5 New Ways to Get Guest Speakers in Your Classroom

Students often struggle with connecting the dots between what they are doing in class to what they will do in the workforce. They get frustrated when they can’t see a point to what they are learning, and sometimes, they just give up. However, CTE classes have the unique ability to give students purpose by linking…
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11 Ways to Bring your CTE Classroom Volunteering to the Next Level

CTE and Volunteering, Working Hand-In-Hand It has been said the greatest gift you can give is your time. The benefits of volunteering have lasting impacts, especially for young people as it provides a great way for students to gain insight and improve their communities. These opportunities raise awareness of local organizations and social issues in…
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9 Tips to Maximize Your National FFA Experience

As we load up the iCEV trailer for National FFA we wanted to give you and your students tips and tricks to make the most of your 4 days in Indianapolis. The opportunity to attend National FFA is an honor for those who wear the yellow and blue. Download and pass out these 9 tips…
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Professional Development from Your Couch

by Morgan Dixon “Why are you complaining about your job? You get summers off.” If you’re a teacher, odds are you’ve heard this phrase. Odds also are you had to restrain yourself from unleashing the full power of your rage on that silly, uninformed person.  Teachers spend the months of August through May (at the…
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Exploring Careers: Business Management & Administration

The Business, Management & Administration Career Cluster introduces students to the activities associated with running a business or organization such as supervising, monitoring, organizing, coordinating and planning. Careers in this pathway involve using organizational and leadership skills to plan, direct and evaluate operations to run a successful business. We have designed posters for each of…
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Exploring Careers: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

The Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Career Cluster is designed to provide students with a firm understanding to enter the agriculture industry. Courses within this cluster include Floral Design, Animal Handling & Identification, Meat Judging, Forestry Science Management and more. We have designed seven posters which introduce the various careers within the Agriculture, Food &…
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Exploring Careers: Health Science

The Health Science Career Cluster is designed to provide students with a firm base of knowledge to enter the health science industry. Courses within this cluster include Health Science Theory, Medical Terminology, Practicum in Health Science, Principles of Health Science and more. We have created five posters for each pathway to help your students explore their career options. Download these…
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7 Exciting Things that Happened in 2017

As we head into 2018, it is a time for reflection. Last year offered many opportunities for us to serve and educate the future of the modern workforce. Here are 7 exciting things iCEV did in 2017. 1. Certified 5,000 Students! Last year, 5,000 students earned industry certifications through the iCEV platform. Team iCEV recognized schools…
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Updates Complete: New Updates to iCEV

Added 179 interactive activities to 102 different lessons. We’ve added new interactive activities to help boost student engagement in your classroom. Many of iCEV’s printable activities are now available in an interactive format. Printable Activity                                           …
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Hand in Hand: Industry & CTE Collaboration

In recent years, we have seen education institutions and industries push for more career-focused learning in primary and secondary education. Rural and urban districts alike are looking for ways to make their students more employable in the modern workforce. With a focus on career skills, Career and Technical Education (CTE) educators find that integrating industry…
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