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    • May 30, 2022
    • July 22, 2022
    • Online
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    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*

    Register for this Session:

    May 30, 2022 - July 22, 2022

    Program Specifics:

    • Online, 8 week program, consisting of 11 discussion forums, 5 assignments, one final project (60 hours)
    • Several date/location options to attend one (required) face to face meeting, consisting of a CTE program tour
    • Completers will receive a certificate of completion upon fulfillment of all course requirements

    Facilitator/Course Developer:  Megan Reed

    Registration Fees:

    Ohio ACTE Member - $399

    Non-Member - $469

    Registration fees must be paid in full by the start date of the session in order to be enrolled in a section.  Cancellation Policy:  $50 cancellation fee up to 10 days before the session start; no refunds after the start of the session.


    Key Program Intents:

    • A focus on Ohio-specific resources and information
    • Meet current legislation – Career Advising/ Externships
    • Expose participants to businesses and local career-technical programs and  campuses
    • Drive educators to state resources – Ohio Means Jobs & Career Connections
    • Provide a forum for discussion and emphasis on career counseling best practices

    Click here for more program details/information.

    • July 25, 2022
    • July 27, 2022
    • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
    Register

    Be sure to sign in to the web site in the upper right corner to get the right registration fee according to your membership status




    Register today!





    Ohio Career Technical Education:

      Innovation and Impact Conference

      formerly Connections to Education Conference


      July 25-27


      The Hilton Columbus - Easton


      3900 Chagrin Dr.

      Columbus, OH 43219


      Click here for more Conference Information including the schedule


      Conference Partners:


      General Event Information, including how to pay with a purchase order





      • July 25, 2022
      • July 27, 2022
      • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
      • 10
      Register

      Priority locations will be given to those business partners who register early


      Exhibit fee includes:

      • One table and two chairs (no pipe and drape)
      • Registration to attend entire conference for two (additional with fee)
      • Recognition in the electronic program/schedule
      • Recognition in conference promotion
      Exhibit Hours/Schedule (detailed conference schedule to come)

      Monday, July 25, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM  Booth Hours

      • Table displays/set up allowed 10 am until 12 pm
      • Noon - 5 pm - Exhibit hours

      Tuesday, July 26, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Booth Hours

      • Exhibit Hours 7 am - 5 pm
      • Tear down and remove materials after final session

      Wednesday July 27, 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM - NO DISPLAY HOURS

      • Attend sessions of your choice
      Exhibit Fees:

      $750 Ohio ACTE Member

      $900 Ohio ACTE Non-member  

      Click here for Shipping form for Shipping Material to Hilton Easton


      • July 27, 2022
      • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
      Register


      Career Development Through Career Connections Conference  2022

      The Hilton Columbus - Easton

      3900 Chagrin Drive

      Columbus, OH 43219

      Agenda coming soon!


      Career Connections offer practical ways for teachers, school counselors, families and community members to show students, as early as kindergarten, the types of careers possible for them. Career Connections are designed to support the whole child through intentional career advising practices.


      During this one-day event, presentations on career advising using OhioMeansJobs or other career information systems, leveraging business advisory councils, the use of student success plans, and the development of career pathways in your school will be provided.  You will leave with innovative ideas and resources for kicking off the school year!


      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE



      • July 27, 2022
      • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
      • Hilton Easton Columbus
      Register

      Career Tech Superintendents, Directors and Treasurers Meeting

      This day-long meeting includes topics of interest to career-tech leaders on funding, legislation and other topics.

      FREE for those attending the Innovation & Impact Conference and/or Organizational/School members, but you MUST register.  Meeting includes lunch.

      $75 for others

      Tentative Agenda:

      AGENDA

      Location:  Hilton Easton, Columbus 

      8:30 - 9:15 a.m.                                 Registration

      9:15-10:15 a.m.         General Session (Ballroom)

      10:30-11:00 a.m.        Aaron Rausch (ODE)

      11:00-11:30 a.m.         Expanding Ohio’s CTE System

      11:45 a.m. – Noon      Introductions - Greg Nickoli, OACTS; Cody Holecko, OACTT

      Noon-1:00 p.m.           Lunch and Speaker:

      Will Vorys, CTE Legislative Counsel, Attorney, Dickinson Wright, LLC


      1:00-2:00 p.m.              Legal Update – Nicole Donovsky, Attorney, Bricker & Eckler

      2:00-3:00 p.m.               Financing Construction Projects –

      Rebecca Princehorn, Attorney, Bricker & Eckler


      3:00 p.m.                                 Wrap-Up


      • July 27, 2022
      • 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM
      • The Hilton - Easton, Columbus
      Register

      Log in in the upper right corner to verify your membership status and get member pricing

      PACE Financial Aid Coordinators Meeting

      This one day meeting is intended to bring together Ohio's Adult Financial Aid professionals to discuss and share issues and solutions as well as get updates on trends and best practices. 

      Agenda to come (includes lunch)

      (In conjunction with Ohio ACTE's Innovation & Impact Conference)

       Hilton Easton, Columbus

      3900 Chagrin Dive

      Columbus, OH 43219

      Email questions about registration to membership@ohioacte.org or call 614.890.2283.

      Email questions about the agenda to Allison Smith <ASmith@polaris.edu>

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • September 23, 2022
      • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Butler Tech
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      SAVE THE DATE!

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      2022 Leadership & Empowerment Meeting

      The Future of Education

      September 23, 2022

      (Networking event the evening of Sept. 22)

      Location: Butler Tech

      Butler Tech Fairfield Township Campus

      3603 Hamilton Middletown Road

      Hamilton, Ohio, 45011


      Agenda to Come





      • September 26, 2022
      • November 18, 2022
      • Online
      Register

      Career Guide

      Certificate Program*

      Register for this Session:

      September 26 - November 18

      Program Specifics:

      • Online, 8 week program, consisting of 11 discussion forums, 5 assignments, one final project (60 hours)
      • Several date/location options to attend one (required) face to face meeting, consisting of a CTE program tour
      • Completers will receive a certificate of completion upon fulfillment of all course requirements

      Facilitator/Course Developer:  Megan Reed

      Registration Fees:

      Ohio ACTE Member - $399

      Non-Member - $469

      Registration fees must be paid in full by the start date of the session in order to be enrolled in a section.  Cancellation Policy:  $50 cancellation fee up to 10 days before the session start; no refunds after the start of the session.

      Key Program Intents:

      • A focus on Ohio-specific resources and information
      • Meet current legislation – Career Advising/ Externships
      • Expose participants to businesses and local career-technical programs and  campuses
      • Drive educators to state resources – Ohio Means Jobs & Career Connections
      • Provide a forum for discussion and emphasis on career counseling best practices

      Click here for more program details/information.

      • October 11, 2022
      • October 13, 2022
      • Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin
      Register

      Note: Sign into the web site, upper right corner to auto-fill your registration information

      SAVE THE DATE!

      2022 OCTA Fall Conference

      October 11-13

      Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

      5100 Upper Metro Place

      Dublin, OH 43017

      Click here for hotel reservations

      Agenda - to come

      REGISTRATION CLOSES OCTOBER 1


      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      If you have any questions, please send an email to Dan Murphy at daniel.murphy@rgdrage.org

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • February 08, 2023
      • 8:00 AM
      • February 09, 2023
      • 12:30 PM
      • Renaissance Columbus, Downtown


      SAVE THE DATE:

      2023 Legislative Seminar - Feb. 8-9

      NOTE: NEW LOCATION

      Renaissance Columbus, Downtown



      50 North Third Street, Columbus, OH, 43215, (614) 228-5050

      Online Sleeping Room Reservation Link to Come

      January 17, 2023, 5:00 PM is the deadline to reserve a room at the reduced rate. 


      • March 30, 2023
      • March 31, 2023
      • Embassy Suites, Dublin

      SAVE THE DATE!



      2023 PACE/OTDN SPRING CONFERENCE 

      March 30-31

      Embassy Suites Dublin, 5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin


      Click here to make online sleeping room reservations (group rate of $139 plus applicable taxes and fees*) or

      call 614-790-9000 to reserve a room. Reference the OACTE PACE/OTDN Spring Conference to receive the special rate*.

      *MUST RESERVE SLEEPING ROOMS BY MARCH 8 TO GET THE GROUP RATE

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • April 11, 2024
      • April 12, 2024
      • Embassy Suites, Dublin

      SAVE THE DATE!




      2024 PACE/OTDN SPRING CONFERENCE 

      April 11-12

      Embassy Suites Dublin, 5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin


      Embassy Suite Room Booking: Call 614-790-9000 to reserve a room. Reference the OACTE PACE/OTDN Spring Conference to receive the special rate.


      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

    Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education

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