Designed for CTE Leaders at Sites and Districts
Meetings will focus on an array of CTE topics and will be held online either via Zoom meetings or Webinars, from 9-10:30 am. Topics will be posted prior to sessions and will be recorded for those unable to attend. All site and district CTE leads are welcome to join our meetings as we convene around best practices in CTE.
January 25, 2021: Focused Topic: Dual Enrollment & Articulation.
Powerpoint | Zoom Recording (Passcode: zAU3+=9y) & Chat Notes
November 30, 2021: Focused Topic: CTE Completer Post-secondary Status Survey. Please join to share best practices as we prepare for this annual CDE requirement.
October 26, 2021: Focused Topic: Student internships & liability issues/forms, with Guests Russ Olsen of the JPA and Pamela Heron of VCOE. Access the zoom recording here.
September 28, 2021: CDE Programs Consultant Tara Neilson will be joining us to provide information on the CTEIG Addendum for the current round of funding.
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Monday, May 17, 2021: Work-Based Learning. This time will be a review of WBL types, sharing of best practices for data collection and employer engagement, and identifying county strategies to engage with employers on the topic of Work-Based Learning (WBL). This session will provide opportunity to inform upcoming CTEIG and Perkins grant applications. We will review Cal-Pads reporting as related to WBL as well. Zoom link here. Session starts at 11 am.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021: Analyzing CTE Data for Grant Applications. This is a special session for those involved in grant applications, specificially CTEIG and Perkins, and leaders involved in developing district programs. Zoom link here. Join us as we explore these topics through sharing of best practices among colleagues throughout the county: (1) Data districts analyze related to CTE programs and planning; (2) The process in place to review data; (3) How data is used locally: does data drive CTE plans and grant applications? Which drives which - does the LCAP drive the CTE program/plan; or does the CTE program/plan drive the LCAP; or do these operate independent of each other?
Tuesday, March 16, 2021: CCI, Equity, and the LCAP. How are we addressing CCI data and equity issues as we develop our LCAP? Please join us for a presentation and breakout discussions with colleagues from around the county on best practices in support of the CCI and student group data. Pre-registration is not required. District and site leaders, counselors and other educators involved in CTE programs are welcome to join. Zoom link here.
Thursday, January 21, 2021: Developing a District Vision of CTE. Laurie Looker of CVUSD and Monica Phillippe of OUHSD will be presenting. Participants will break into small groups to share and identify actionable items for developing their own CTE plans. Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/8828702460 9 am-10:30 am
November 12, 2020: CTE High School / Community College Alignment, with our CTE Deans from Oxnard, Moorpark, and Ventura Colleges.
September 17, 2020 Cancelled in consideration of CTEIG application deadline (September 17) and SWP activities (applications due October 16).
Professional Development Opportunities
CTE Online training: October 14, 2021, 3:30-4:30 pm. Access the zoom recording here.
Arduino Training for Middle School Teachers: Opportunity for teachers to learn to write and upload code. This training is designed for SWP Round 2 LEA partners; all are welcome as space permits. September 23, 2021; October 7, 2021; December 2, 2021. Click here to access the flier for the December 2, 2021 flier with registration information.