4 Hands-On High School Engineering Projects

Hands-on learning is one of the core components of Career and Technical Education (CTE). While everyone has their own needs when it comes to learning, hands-on learning is ...
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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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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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Social- Emotional Learning

Social-emotional learning (SEL) is the development of skills necessary for self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationships, and responsible decision-making. These ...
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Three Reasons Why You Should Consider Digital Badges for Professional Development

Digital badges are a powerful way to take charge of professional growth and development. From learning new skills to proving ability to accomplish job-specific tasks, digital ...
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Ed Tech Tools to Enhance Your iCEV Lessons: Mentimeter

In our newest blog series, Ed Tech Tools, we have been highlighting tools that help students cultivate and strengthen the 6 C's of 21st Century Education.  These skills include:  
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EdTech Tools to Enhance Your iCEV Lessons: Pear Deck

Presentations are a vital part of teaching and learning. From relaying information to students for their success to allowing students to demonstrate mastery of various subject ...
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MythBusters: The Truth Behind 3 of the Most Common Myths About CTE

For as long as there have been trades, careers and working professionals, there have been programs designed to train people to work in a multitude of occupations and industries. ...
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