ADVOCATE – Legislative Issues

Becoming an advocate is one of the most important actions you can take to secure the future of CTE!  Connect with your elected officials at all levels – local, state and national.  Invite these officials to visit your program and see the students in action – that is what can sell them on the value of today’s CTE.  Click here for great resources from ACTE!

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Special thanks to Robert Van Dyke, CACTE President-Elect, for compiling this information! And thanks to CACTE Division Presidents Lawson Miller and Kim Reiser for creating the viral campaign lesson plan for use in your classrooms and workplaces! CACTE members at ACTE’s National Policy Seminar – advocacy in action! One of the most effective advocacy tools …


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Previous Legislative Sessions

2018 Legislative Session Final report by Tonette Salazar – power point presentation from CACTE CareerTech Summit Legislative Luncheon on 7/17/18:  TSalazar.CACTE2018.legislative.update 2018.CACTE.Legislative.Priorities CO House Resolution 18-1006 CACTE Bill Report_1.29.2018 CACTE Narrative_1.29.2018 2017 Legislative Session – Final Reports CTE Brief Narrative_PDF 2017 Session CTE 2017 Bill Report_PDF FINAL 2017 Session Summary_PDF CACTE Conference SB17-267 Summary Chart_FINAL_PDF …