The Value of STEM in Middle School

Imagine developing code for a website or prototyping a new machine– at age twelve. Traditionally, education and training for careers in STEM has focused on high school and college ...
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Introducing Capstone Lessons

iCEV is launching a brand-new content type: capstone lessons. These lessons are designed to be utilized at the end of CTE courses to allow students to synthesize the learning ...
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Introducing Scientific Research and Design Course

To meet the demand of 3.5 million STEM-related jobs in the next three years, STEM principals are being incorporated in middle and high school classrooms. To help prepare the next ...
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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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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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Beyond the Label: Teaching Strategies for all Learners

For some teachers,  the difficult part of teaching  isn’t  developing  content,  it’s  differentiation.  Fifty years ago, classrooms were organized in a teacher-centered manner ...
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The Pursuit of Excellence: The Heritage of iCEV

Pursuing excellence is no small feat. Excellence is a continuous cycle requiring one to remain focused, overcome adversity and takes commitment, day-in and day-out. Educators are ...
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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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Hands-On Project Ideas to Teach Engineering Design Practices

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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Engaging Students with Lab Challenges

iCEV’s brand-new STEM site is a comprehensive curriculum, created to simplify the planning process for teachers. Regardless of environment and budget, our team has developed ...
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