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The iCEV CTE Blog

The latest ideas, tips, strategies and trends for CTE teachers and administrators.

Katie Schneider

As an account manager at AES, Katie works with teachers and administrators every day to better understand how she can help them meet their goals.

Business Education | Career Readiness | High School

By: Katie Schneider
March 4th, 2022

Preparing students for ever-changing workplace practices and expectations can be a struggle for new and tenured teachers alike.

Health Science | National Healthcareer Association (NHA)

By: Katie Schneider
April 15th, 2021

Are you adding a new NHA certification to your CTE health science program? If so, you need to ensure you have the right materials to prepare your students for success. While iCEV isn’t a certification provider, hundreds of health science programs use our system to prepare students for NHA certifications every year. Because of this, teachers and admins often wonder whether they should use our curriculum or the NHA test prep materials for their new certification offerings. Each one has its own strengths and purpose within a health science certification program. Many teachers even use them together to build a strong knowledge and skills base for students sitting for certification. In this article, you’ll learn the differences between the iCEV health science curriculum and NHA test prep materials according to three areas:


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Career Readiness | Middle School | 21st Century Skills

By: Katie Schneider
March 18th, 2021

As a career readiness curriculum developer, we speak with teachers on a weekly basis looking for assessment options that will help students demonstrate their mastery of career readiness skills. One option these teachers ask us about is the 21st Century Success Skills exam from Precision Exams. In this article, you’ll discover answers to four common questions that educators have about the 21st Century Success Skills exam:

Health Science | Soft Skills | National Healthcareer Association (NHA)

By: Katie Schneider
March 4th, 2021

Health science teachers have told us they are facing increased pressure from employers looking for candidates with more than just technical know-how. These employers need healthcare workers who are professional, dependable, and can effectively communicate with everyone they meet.