As a career and technical education professional, you understand the importance of preparing youth and adults for high-skill, in-demand careers. You're responsible for ensuring that your curriculum and teaching meet the needs of your students. This group is for CTE teachers who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary teaching performance to enhance student learning outcomes. Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help us better serve students.


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CTE Teaching Trends | Origin: EC102 | New comment by Rebecca Thorpe

I found that some of my current materials incorporate aspects of the simulated work environment, having students role-play in a specific situation. I like the idea of incorporating this type of...

Curriculum Planning | Origin: EC102 | New comment by Rebecca Thorpe

I learned that lesson planning is very important - I love the idea of the flipped classroom and feel like my content would lend itself well to the students doing their readings outside of class...

Student Assessment | Origin: EC102 | New comment by Karen Sharber

Karen Sharber The important components of Competency Tracking-Communication and Collaboration were very important to me because if the communication piece is not there, then, how can there be...

Instructional Alignment | Origin: EC102 | New comment by Karen Sharber

Karen Sharber I have learned what I have known all along is that students need to be motivated. They need to be accountable and involved in making their own goals. I can't do it for them. They have...

Implications for Instruction | Origin: EC110 | New discussion by Sandra Adams

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Reaching High-Levels of Student Engagement --> Implications for Instruction Post what you've learned about this topic and how ...

Focus on the Process, Not the Outcome | Origin: EC110 | New discussion by Sandra Adams

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Reaching High-Levels of Student Engagement --> Focus on the Process, Not the Outcome Post what you've learned about this topic...

Planning Lessons with Engagement | Origin: EC110 | New discussion by Sandra Adams

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Reaching High-Levels of Student Engagement --> Planning Lessons with Engagement Post what you've learned about this topic and ...

The Psychology of Student Engagement | Origin: EC110 | New discussion by Sandra Adams

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Reaching High-Levels of Student Engagement --> The Psychology of Student Engagement Post what you've learned about this topic ...

Suicide - The Next Step | Origin: EC120 | New discussion by Elsie Morris, Ed.D.

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Teacher's Guide to Suicdie Prevention --> Suicide - The Next Step Post what you've learned about this topic and how you intend...

Suicide Realities | Origin: EC120 | New discussion by Elsie Morris, Ed.D.

This is a general discussion forum for the following learning topic: Teacher's Guide to Suicdie Prevention --> Suicide Realities Post what you've learned about this topic and how you intend to ap...