Videos

Overview

The NRCCTE produces and publishes videos that highlight and explore issues of urgency to both the field of CTE and the nation’s higher education system, recovering economy, and evolving labor market, addressing such topics as programs of study/career pathways, curriculum integration of CTE and academic content knowledge and skills, postsecondary student retention and completion, and professional development for educators in the areas of data use for program improvement and support for alternatively certified CTE educators.

Videos

In this video, Culinary instructor LisaJo Carleton (Breithaupt Career and Technical Center, Detroit, MI) takes her students through a lesson about the correct way to handle guest checks and make change in a restaurant, with a focus on decimals and basic math.

On March 6, 2012, at ACTE’s National Policy Seminar, the NRCCTE held a special session and simultaneous webinar featuring a discussion of Career Clusters: Forecasting High School through College Jobs, 2008-2018, a report co-authored by the NRCCTE, the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce (CEW), and the NRCCTE’s partner, the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc). The report took employment projections information and reorganized it using the 16 career clusters.

In this video, Kirsten Sundell, co-PI of the NRCCTE’s Rigorous Tests of Student Outcomes in CTE Programs of Study project, describes outcomes and findings related to career guidance and counseling from her three state, longitudinal, field-based study of POS/career pathways. This study was designed using rigorous research methods to estimate the impact of POS on high school students’ academic and technical achievement outcomes through the completion of high school.

In this video from the NPOSI, Sam Stringfield, contributor to the South Carolina Personal Pathways to Success project, describes outcomes and findings related to business, community, and postsecondary partnerships from this study.

In this video from the NPOSI, Sam Stringfield, co-PI of the Center's Cross-Study Programs of Study project and contributor to the South Carolina Personal Pathways to Success project, describes outcomes and findings related to career guidance and counseling from these two studies.