Category: Family & Consumer Science

A Blog for CTE Teachers

Sponsoring Success: FCCLA Career Investigation Scholarship Recipients 2018

Organizations and contests that promote Career and Technical Education (CTE) are continuously encouraging young people across America to strive towards career development. iCEV proudly sponsored the Texas Family, Career and Community Leaders (FCCLA) Career Investigations Contest this past month. Students traveled from across the state to the Students Taking Action with Recognition (STAR) Event which allows…
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Five Lessons to Increase Food Safety & Science Awareness in your Classroom

As food safety and sanitation regulations evolve, there’s a rising demand for professionals with food safety training. It is more important than ever for students pursuing a program of study or career interest in the food industry to have a basic understanding of these concepts. The lessons listed below are included in the Food Safety…
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Developing Culinary Skills in Family & Consumer Sciences Classrooms

For the sixth consecutive year, restaurant job growth will outpace the overall economy in 2016, adding more than 300,000 jobs this year according to the National Restaurant Association. To help your students prepare to enter this burgeoning area of job growth, we’ve put together a list of key skills, matching iCEV lessons to help you…
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Bringing Fashion Design to Life in FCS Classrooms

As a curriculum publisher, we are built on a foundation of expert insight and passion for educating CTE students. We are very grateful for the opportunity to bring experts into your classrooms to help you teach from a real-world standpoint. That’s why we’re so excited that Rachel Anderson, M.F.A., Assistant Professor of Apparel Design &…
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6 Inspirational Quotes for Your CTE Classroom

You spend a ton of time trying to inspire and motivate your students every single day. Whether through lecture or one-on-one time, inspiring your students is a big part of everything you do. It’s a big part of what we do also. We love inspiring students to find work they are passionate about, and teachers…
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iCEV on the Road – April Week 1

Team iCEV continually travels all over the country to connect with teachers and administrators, conduct professional development sessions, attend education conferences, host workshops and give presentations. Here’s what we’ve been up to lately.   Dave Rizzardi, Curriculum Sales Consultant, chats with Family & Consumer Science teachers at the CEV Booth during the 2015 WAFCS Annual Conference…
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