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Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education

Upcoming events and Meetings

    • November 25, 2019
    • July 17, 2020
    • Various Locations throughout the program year.
    Register

    Byrl R. Shoemaker CTE Leadership Institute Application

    Application deadline: April 15, 2020


    The Shoemaker Institute begins at the Ohio ACTE Summer Conference (July 27-29, 2020) and ends at the following year's conference, with in-person and virtual meetings throughout the year.    Click here for the tentative schedule, which will give you an idea of the time commitment/meeting requirements.

    Application Process:

    For complete program details, visit the Shoemaker Institute Information Web page - click here.  

    Potential participants must complete the online application/registration on the left and email a letter of support/recommendation from the applicant’s supervisor indicating approval of participation to christine@ohioacte.org.


    Upon acceptance, applicant is expected to pay the full registration cost of $850 prior to the first meeting.   There is no application fee.


    Participant Costs Include:

    • Membership Dues in Ohio ACTE
    • Registration for the program:  $850 (college credit may be available through partner institutions)
    • Registration to the Legislative Seminar
    • Registration to the Connections to Education Conference
    • Hotel costs, travel expenses for meetings must be paid by registrant. Some meals will be provided, others will be at the participants’ expense.
    • Books, materials – TBD

    No refunds will be given for those who drop out or do not complete the program.

    • February 03, 2020
    • March 27, 2020
    • Online
    Register

    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*

    Register for this Session:
    Feb. 3rd - Mar. 27th

    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.

    • March 05, 2020
    • March 06, 2020
    • Embassy Suites - Columbus
    Register


    2020 CTEP Spring Conference

    Click here for the Conference AGENDA

    2020 Spring CTEP Conference Topics

    (Formerly Ohio Trade & Industrial Supervisors Association)

    Embassy Suites - Columbus

    2700 Corporate Exchange Dr.

    Columbus, Ohio 43231

    (614) 890-8600

       Click Here for Hotel Reservation Link

    (Mention group name CTEP-OTIESA or group code CPO to get discounted rate)

    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.

    Questions about registration? Please send an email to membership@ohioacte.org call (614) 890-2283.

    • March 11, 2020
    • 5:00 PM
    • March 13, 2020
    • 12:00 PM
    • Delaware Area Career Center, Delaware, Ohio
    Register


    Ohio ACTE Spotlight

    Sponsored by Ohio ACTE Student Services Division


    Wednesday, March 11, 5:00pm - Friday, March 13, 12:00 noon

    Join your colleagues to network and share ‘best practices’ in student services.


    Click here for the 2020 SpotlightFlyer


    Click here for the ACTE 2020 Spotlight Agenda


    Registration Cost: $100


    Where:

    Delaware Area Career Center

    4565 Columbus Pike

    Delaware, Ohio 43015

    Hotel Accommodations:

    Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center             Group:  Ohio ACTE Spotlight on Student Services

    100 Green Meadows Drive South                           Reservation # 235881

    Lewis Center, Ohio 43035                                         Group rate:  $134- Standard King room

    614.880.4300                                                              Group rate available until Feb. 10, 2020

    Wednesday Evening

    Dinner & Networking

    5:00pm

    Location, TBD

     

    Thursday Evening

    Dinner & Networking

    6:00pm

    Top Golf

    2000 Ikea Way. Columbus

    Buffet dinner & entertainment


    Continental breakfast will be served Thursday and Friday morning at DACC. 

    Lunch and dinner during the conference will be included in registration. 


    Contact:

    Lisa-Marie Reinhart

    Career Readiness Coordinator

    Delaware Area Career Center

    reinhartL@delawareareacc.org   -  740.201.3218


    ______________________________________________________________________

    Beth Bronkar, Student Services Division President    BethBronkar@gmail.com   740.973.9460


    • March 18, 2020
    • March 20, 2020
    • Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin
    Register


    2020 OCTA Spring Conference

    March 18-20

    Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

    5100 Upper Metro Place

    Dublin, OH 43017

    Hotel Information:

    Any guests wishing to make a reservation over the phone can dial reservations at 1-800-220-9219 and reference the group name or the three letter code listed below.

    Group Name: Ohio Career-Technical Administrators' 2020 Spring Conference

    Group Code: TAD - Cutoff Date: 2/25/20

    Click here for online hotel reservations

    Registration Fees:  $315 Full Conference

    Click here to view the conference agenda


    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.

    To make hotel reservations, please call (614) 790-9000

    If you have any questions about the conference content or program, please send an email to Dan Murphy at daniel.murphy@rgdrage.org. 

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

    • April 02, 2020
    • April 03, 2020
    • Embassy Suites, Dublin
    Register

    OACTE PACE/OTDN SPRING CONFERENCE 

    April 2 - 3, 2020

    Embassy Suites Dublin, 5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin 

    Click here for the conference schedule

    Hotel Group Code: OOA
     Hotel rate cut-off date: 03/11/20

    Online Reservations: Click Here

    Please note all reservations made in the block will receive the group rate as well as complimentary parking. 

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

    • April 17, 2020
    • 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Medallion Country Club
    Register

         

    OACTS Spring Issues Forum

     Friday April 17, 2020

    Medallion Country Club

    5000 Club Drive

    Westerville, OH 43082



    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.


    • April 26, 2020
    • April 27, 2020
    • Dublin, Ohio
    Register


    Join us for the State CBI Spring Conference!

    Dublin, Ohio April 26-27,  2020

    Embassy Suites—Dublin

    5100 Upper Metro Place


    Awards

    The CBI Board recognizes teachers that have reached milestones with years of service teaching CBI classes in increments of 5 years.  You must attend the conference to receive your award.  Milestones received after April 1, may be awarded at the 2021 Conference.

    Hotel Accommodations

    Each conference participant is eligible for a discounted conference rate by registering by the April 6, 2020.  All attendees must make their own reservations at the Embassy Suites in Dublin. Ask for the conference rate when you call the hotel at (614) 790-9000.

    Conference Cancellation Policy

    Registrations cancelled on or before April 1 will be assessed a $25 fee and a $50 fee

    April 2-15, 2020. After April 18 all conference fees are nonrefundable.

     

    CLICK HERE to visit the CBI Website


    • May 04, 2020
    • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Corporate College East
    Register

    Northeast  Regional SuccessBound Conference

    May 4, 2020

    Corporate College East

    4400 Richmond Rd

    Warrensville Heights, OH 44128

    Online registration deadline:  April 27


    Program/Content Questions:  Email Kelly Herold kherold@uakron.edu


    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? Please send an email to membership@ohioacte.org or call (614)890-2283.


    • June 10, 2020
    • June 12, 2020
    • Butler Tech, Cincinnati

    In 2018, Education Week deemed the shortage of school leadership a global problem. Combined with the lack of graduate level career and tech preparation programs, it is imperative that we focus on the personal and professional development of CTE administrators. Leading the Education Revolution Conference has a clear leadership focus that shifts attendees’ participation from consuming information to producing and problem solving current national, state, and district initiatives. In order to bridge the gap between ideation and implementation, the conference program will deeply dive into leadership and the implementation of second order changes that will revolutionize a student’s CTE experience and the face of career and technical education.

    The Leading the Education Revolution Conference offers unique branding packages and problem-solving sessions designed to get your message in front of key education professionals before, during, and after the conference to create intentional change within your district.

    Click here for more information/registration

    • June 15, 2020
    • June 17, 2020
    • Maumee Bay Lodge and Conference Center
    Register

    2020 OACTS Summer Conference

    June 15-17


    Maumee Bay Lodge and Conference Center

    AGENDA TO COME


    Conference Registration Information

    Registration - $425
    Golf (Monday) - $55

    Meals for Guests (your meals are included in your registration fee but you must indicate which meals you will be present for):

    • Monday Picnic - $27
    • Tuesday Breakfast - $14
    • Tuesday  Lunch - $23
    • Tuesday Banquet/Dinner - $30
    • Wednesday Breakfast - $14


    Hotel Reservation Information


    Hotel reservations are made directly with the hotel. 

    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 additional questions, contact Maggie Hess at mhess@oacts.com

    Questions about registration (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

    • June 15, 2020
    • August 07, 2020
    • Online
    Register

    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*

    Register for this Session:
    June 15th - Aug. 7th

    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 27, 2020
    • July 29, 2020
    • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
    Register



    2020 Connections to Education Conference

    July 27-29

    The Hilton Columbus - Easton


    3900 Chagrin Dr.

    Columbus, OH 43219


    Click here for the schedule online

    Click here for conference details




    • July 27, 2020
    • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
    Register


    Career Development Through Career Connections Conference

    The Hilton Columbus - Easton

    3900 Chagrin Drive

    Columbus, OH 43219


    This has been an exciting year for the Ohio Department of Education as it unveiled Each Child, Our Future, Ohio’s five-year strategic plan for education.Career Connections embraces the plan of supporting 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!

    School Counselors and Administrators are encouraged to attend this conference for best practices on preparing all students for successful futures!

    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, 2020
    • 12:00 PM
    • July 29, 2020
    • 12:00 PM
    • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
    Register


    2020 Connections To Education Conference

    Conference dates:  July 27-29, 2020 

    The Hilton Columbus - Easton 

    3900 Chagrin Drive Columbus, OH 43219


    Join us at the largest gathering of career-technical educators in the state!

    Monday, July 27, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM  Booth Hours

    **  Monday's Welcome Reception with Exhibitors 3:00 - 4:00 pm, immediately prior to our Opening Session ** 

    Tuesday, July 28, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Booth Hours

    **  Tuesday's Exhibitor Showcase with Dessert and Coffee 2:00 - 3:00 pm **

    NO BOOTH -  Wednesday July 29, 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM -  NO BOOTH 

     **  No booth hours, exhibitors may network, mix, mingle or meet with attendees, or attend/provide conference programming **

    2020 Exhibit Hall Floor Plan

    $795 Ohio ACTE Member ($250 annually) 

    $995 Ohio ACTE Non-member  

    Booths #s Sold as of Feb 20, 2020:

    1-9, 13-15, 18, 22-30, 34-40, 47-50

    Click here for Business Membership in Ohio ACTE



    • February 10, 2021
    • 8:00 AM
    • February 11, 2021
    • 12:00 PM
    • Sheraton at Capitol Square, Columbus
    2021 Legislative Seminar
    February 10-11
       Sheraton Capitol Square
    75 East State Street, Columbus, OH 43215
    Single/Double Group Rate - $159

Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education

38 Commerce Park Dr. Suite D, Westerville, Ohio
(614) 890-ACTE (2283)
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