2015 OACTS Summer Conference June 17-19 ODE PowerPoint - Click Here
Two of our member schools received an Excellence in Action Award from the National Association of State Directors of Career and Technical Education. They are: Upper Valley Career Center, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, (Architecture & Construction Career Cluster) and Lorain County Joint Vocational School Culinary Arts Academy, (Hospitality & Tourism Career Cluster)
These programs of study were selected based on their uniquely inventive and effective approaches to stimulating student learning, offering extensive work-based learning experiences, maintaining strong partnerships with industry and community organizations, and preparing students for postsecondary and career success.
For more information click on the following link:http://careertech.org/excellence-action-2015
Best Practices and Innovations in Career and Technical Education Conference
Phoenix, Arizona - Sept. 23-25, 2015
Legislative Seminar 2015 - Click here for presentations
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OACTS fosters relationships among Ohio's Career Center and Joint Vocational School Superintendents in order to share best practices and advocate for career-technical and adult education in Ohio.
The organization communicates and works with legislators throughout Ohio to foster an understanding of how career-technical and adult education impacts the lives of students and contributes to the workforce of Ohio by supplying skilled workers to help grow Ohio's economy.
I. Core Values
· High Quality
- Achieving Ohio’s economic prosperity through excellence in Career-Technical school districts.
- To establish a recognized, high quality workforce development system that will lead all learners to post secondary credentials