OACTS Summer Conference Information, Coming Soon!
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
Please contact Tom Applegate with additional questions at email@example.com
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