Jul 28

Presentations from the CACTE 2016 Summit at the Sheraton Steamboat Springs

Thank you to all that attended and helped with the 2016 CACTE Summit in Steamboat.

It was a great success! 

Here are the presentations we have. Updates will be be placed here as we receive them.


CTE Legislative PPT FINAL_7.20.2016


CACTE July 16_State of the State


Dr. Matt Gianneschi Presentation_CACTE



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Jun 14

CACTE 2016 Summit


 CACTE 2016 Collaborative Summit

“Building a Sustainable Future for CTE”

July 18-21, 2016

Sheraton Steamboat Resort

Steamboat Springs, Colorado


2016 CACTE Summit Program:

2016 CACTE Summit Program 


Click here for the CACTE Summit Schedule:

2016 CACTE Summit Schedule

This is a short spreadsheet of the sessions and times!


Click here to Register:  

Registration has been closed as of

July 13, 2016 at 5:00

CACTE 2016 Summit Registration


Sheraton Steamboat Resort Registration

Just a few rooms left!


Click here for Exhibitor Registration:

  Exhibitor Registration Click Here


Click here for Credentialing Courses information sheet:

Credentialing Courses Information


CACTE Collaborative Summit 2016

Sheraton Steamboat Resort & Villas

Registration Information at www.cacte.org

July 18 – 21, 2016

CTE professionals from across Colorado and around the Rocky Mountain Region will gather at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado for the most exciting and talked-about CTE event of the year! This new vision of CTE is designed to be an integral component of your overall professional learning plan with a format created to meet individual professional development needs and align with institutional strategic-improvement plans. You will drill deeper and accomplish more by taking full advantage of a wide range of partnerships, powerful business and industry sessions, and critical certifications.

Get a glimpse of the exciting future ahead for career and technical education at the 2016 Summit—the only Colorado summit on excellence in CTE! This dynamic event features a format that is focused on what you need to succeed in your program, your institution and your community. You can’t afford to miss the crucial networking, vital business and industry connections, and hands-on learning unprecedented in our profession!

Workshops! Credentialing Classes! Professional Development Sessions! Networking time and activities!  

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Jun 14

Academic Instruction In CTE Credential Course


We Still Have Room in EDU-253 July 18 – 21st

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We really would like a few more participants in this class.

You must register no later than July 1st !!!

EDU 253 Academic Instruction in CTE (AICTE) is a 2-credit course being offered                      in conjunction with the CACTE conference.

This course is for Math, LArts and Science teachers who want to gain an Integrated Academic CTE Credential approved by the Colorado Department of Education. It is also for CTE teachers who wish to partner with core academic teachers and receive assistance on lessons integrating academic standards.


To take this course you must do all three of the following:

  1. EMAIL Mary Stecklein at msteckle@comcast.net of your desire to participate in the course.


  1. REGISTER with Northeastern Junior College to receive college credit.

◾To register, visit www.njc.edu and Apply for Free.
◾Once you have been accepted, sign in to Access NJC.
◾On the Student Tab, choose Add/Drop classes.
◾Enroll for the classes using the CRN
◾CRN 10226 EDU 253    Section:H02   Academic Instruction In CTE   Instructors: Root
NJC Tuition Hybrid Classes: (after COF is applies) $130.50 Per Credit + fees
Remember to apply for College Opportunity Fund to reduce the cost of the class!
If you have questions or need help for the course contact: Email Mary Stecklien at msteckle@comcast.net for registration materials and course information.

  1. REGISTER for the CACTE Conference. You must sign up for the whole conference Monday through Thursday. Sessions and fieldtrips will be part of the requirements for this course. Please sign up for all of the conference and sessions you would like to include. For full registration instructions and information see cacte.org. Information is below the CACTE Conference information on the front page.




  1. Bring Laptop with WiFi connectivity to complete tasks while at the conference.

Space Available: 10

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May 24

More rooms for 2016 CACTE Summit at the Steamboat Grand Resort

More rooms added for the 2016 CACTE Summit in Steamboat Springs.

These are at the hotel across the street from the Steamboat Sheraton. It is an easy walk to all of our activities at the Sheraton.

Steamboat Grand Resort


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Click here for Hotel Registration:

Steamboat Grand Resort  


Steamboatgrand.com or 1.877.306.2628

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May 12

CACTE 2016 Summit at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort. Updated Agenda and Hotel Information!

CACTE 2016 Summit at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort

Remember to Register and Reserve your Room Today!

We have added more rooms at the Sheraton Resort. They are selling out, so get yours today. Need a bigger room or want to get a condo at special rates? Call the hotel. 

Get all of the information on the www.cacte.org website!

CACTE Professional Development of the Year!

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Jan 31

CACTE Awards 2016

CACTE Awards 2016

Don’t forget to nominate a fellow teacher, student, advisory board member, CTE administrator, career development counselor or legislator.

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The CACTE Awards Program seeks to promote excellence in career and technical education by recognizing individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the field of career and technical education, programs which exemplify the highest standards, and organizations which have conducted activities to help promote and expand career and technical education program.


The CACTE Awards Program is administered by the Association’s Awards Committee. The Committee, chaired by an individual selected by the current CACTE President, is responsible for recommending awards programs to the Association’s Board of Directors, setting criteria for awards, reviewing applications and recommending award recipients to the Board. All nominations need to completed online at: https://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/organizations/CO/home

More information at: https://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/page/awards/national/member_awards

Nomination Awards:
These awards are submitted by a nominator who is a CACTE member in good standing. They include the following:

These awards are eligible for Region V and ACTE national level awards and must be summited online by June 1 at:https://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/organizations/CO/home

  • ACTE Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Postsecondary Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE New Teacher of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Administrator of the Year (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Career Guidance Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Carl Perkins Community Service Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • ACTE Lifetime Achievement Award (CACTE and ACTE)
  • For awards information see: https://acte.nonprofitcms.org/a/page/awards/national/member_awards

Colorado Only Awards:

These awards are Colorado ACTE only awards and are to be summited to the Colorado ACTE office by June 1.

Find application:  CACTE-ACTE-Member-Awards Application

  • CTE Exemplary Alumni Award
  • CACTE Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student (Secondary)
  • CACTE Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student (Post-Secondary)
  • CACTE Outstanding Service Award
  • Hall of Fame

The criteria and applications may be found below:

  1. Career and Technical Education Exemplary Alumni Award
  2. Outstanding Career and Technical Education Students
  3. Outstanding Career & Technical Education Educator
  4. Outstanding Colorado ACTE Service Award – Member
  5. Merit Award
  6. Hall of Fame

Deadline & Contact Information

All nominations must be submitted online or by email June 1:

For more information:


2015 CTE Awards Winners:  Award Winners 2015

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