This is a sharing and support group for English Language Arts teachers and CTE teachers working collaboratively to improve literacy and English Language Arts-related instruction in CTE courses and programs. It is an opportunity to share instructional ideas and lessons. Group members can raise questions and share ideas for increased collaboration, earning credit, grading, assessment, and issues related to curriculum mapping of standards for NYSED program approval.
Principal Kafele is a dynamic educator and former principal. https://principalkafele.com. He spoke at the 2020 ACTE VISION conference. He made a powerful example of why it is important to integrate academics and CTE. This short 2 minute video might be useful with school leaders and students.
Career Ed Lounge is embedded in over eighty professional development portals serving the career and technical education community. Performance Groups in the Lounge are integrated with related learning opportunities offered on these portals. With a few exceptions, Performance Groups are also publicly available to any member of the Lounge to maximize peer-to-peer learning and performance outcomes.