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The iCEV CTE Blog

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

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | CTE Career Clusters

By: Bri Stauffer
July 18th, 2023

Are you new to teaching in a career and technical education (CTE) program? If so, you've likely heard the phrase 'CTSO' and are wondering what it means and how it impacts your students.

CTE Career Clusters | Manufacturing

By: Brad Hummel
June 20th, 2023

If you teach CTE in high school, chances are you’ll be tasked with teaching courses across the Manufacturing career pathways. After all, many students pursue careers in the manufacturing industry after graduation.


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CTE Career Clusters | Architecture | Construction

By: Brad Hummel
May 23rd, 2023

As a high school CTE teacher, you’ve probably been asked to teach courses in the Architecture and Construction career cluster. Even though these are popular careers, you might be unsure about what precisely this cluster entails. What pathways and jobs are involved, and how can you get your students excited about pursuing these critical subjects?

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | CTE Career Clusters

By: Mike Cescon
April 26th, 2023

Education and training is an important but lesser-known career cluster in Career and Technical Education (CTE). If you’ve been asked to cover a course in education and training, you need the right information to teach it well and inspire your students.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | CTE Career Clusters

By: Brad Hummel
February 14th, 2023

Career and Technical Education (CTE) has become increasingly popular across the United States as more people realize how crucial CTE is to the country. Yet, many people remain unsure of what exactly "career and technical education" is.

Career and Technical Education (CTE) | CTE Career Clusters | Health Science

By: Jim Schultz
April 20th, 2022

The health science career cluster is a career and technical education (CTE) pathway in which students learn about wellness, nutrition, medicine, injury, disease, technology, and hundreds of other subjects.