Digital curriculum is quickly becoming a cornerstone in career and technical education. Test prep materials have been a cornerstone in CTE for decades. But what are the differences between the two? Don’t they do mostly the same thing? They do — sometimes. Other times, digital curriculum and test prep couldn’t be more different.
With the growing focus on teaching soft skills in middle school, you’ve probably spent a lot of time searching for lessons and activity ideas. Finding those lessons to teach middle school students about teamwork isn’t easy.
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Health science is one of the most popular career clusters in career and technical education (CTE). It attracts hundreds of thousands of students every year from all kinds of backgrounds and with all manner of career ambitions. But there’s one big problem – health science departments are often the last to get funding from school administrations.
In working with thousands of CTE health science teachers across the US, we have heard many stories about the first year as a new teacher. The challenges range from unengaged students to poor classroom management.
Every career and technical education teacher runs into the same obstacle — they need funding. You may know exactly where to go to get that funding. You may also have to find a new way to get it every year.
As a CTE teacher, you know the importance of preparing students for the workforce — no matter which career cluster they follow. What you may not know is how to express that importance to your students, school, and community. That’s where CTE Month comes in!