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The iCEV CTE Blog

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

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By: Team iCEV
October 20th, 2022

With the population of low-income or disadvantaged students growing in public schools, more and more educators are baffled and frustrated with trying to understand how to best serve this growing student population. In this blog, iCEV will share 3 strategies for supporting disadvantaged students to help them find success and their place in your classroom.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | Professional Development | Teacher & Classroom Resources

By: Team iCEV
September 8th, 2022

Between planning for class, teaching, grading assignments and every other big and small task that make up a CTE educator’s job it’s often easy to place professional development on the “back burner” or ignore it. However, consistent professional skills development is essential for today’s educators, as their application of new knowledge directly impacts students and their success. In this blog, iCEV will discuss four professional development skills for modern CTE educators and highlight opportunities educators can take to develop their professional skill set.

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Industry Certifications

By: Team iCEV
September 1st, 2022

At iCEV, we are passionate about preparing individuals for the future. One of the ways we help train the future workforce is by hosting industry certifications on our testing platform. Industry certifications help individuals communicate their level of education, knowledge, and skills to potential employers or customers. They play an essential role in our increasingly knowledge-based economy, where specific skills and experience are in high demand.

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

By: Team iCEV
August 25th, 2022

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that industries including healthcare, welding, automotive repair, and animal care will have some of the most robust job growth in the years to come. Many schools offer career and technical education classes that give students real-world work experience to help prepare them for their future careers. In this blog we will explore the importance of the hands-on component of CTE and the value CTE is adding to tomorrow’s workforce through hands-on learning.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | STEM

By: Team iCEV
July 28th, 2022

From hands-on learning opportunities to on-the-job training and workforce exposure, there are many similarities between CTE and STEM education programs. Many educational institutions are increasing the skills of their learners in STEM, or science, technology, engineering and mathematics subject areas key to success in a tech-driven world. Schools and universities are rising to the challenge by providing challenging, pertinent CTE programs with a heavy emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics curriculum. Investing in the opportunity to provide STEM-rich CTE programs can help to prepare students to compete and succeed in the ever-changing global workforce.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | Professional Development

By: Team iCEV
June 6th, 2022

Unlike any other educational program, CTE engages students in hands-on, real-world learning to prepare them with concrete knowledge and skills to succeed in their chosen careers. As a valuable resource for the next generation of the workforce, CTE programs must adapt to ever-changing workforce needs while being sustainable and effective programs for generations to come.