Career & Technical Education Department(Applied Technology & Business)

College & Career Readiness PLT Activity - Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Directions - Number off into 6 groups and "think-pair-share" with the following readings. Afterwards, click on the double balloons at the upper right and reply to the College and Career Readiness discussion post.
Group 1 Reading

Group 2 Reading

Group 3 Reading

Group 4 Reading

Group 5 Readings

Group 6 Reading

Career Clusters Link on MHS Website
KMAN In Focus 1/30/12
Guests - Dr. Edleston, President of Manhattan Area Technical College; Dawn Lindsley, MHS Career & Technical Education Coordinator; and MHS CTE/CTSO Students - Kayla Fraley (FACS - Family & Consumer Sciences and FCCLA - Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America) along with Josh Olsen and Chad Wolf (Business and BPA - Business Professionals of America)
CTE Learning That Works for America

CTE: Learning that Works for America video
CTE: Making a Difference video
Dawn Lindsley's Presentation developed in Spring 2011


Faculty Websites

Dawn Lindsley's CTE Website

Teacher Added Resources

Career Convergence Magazine This online magazine published by the National Career Development Association (NCDA) addresses topics in career development as it pertains to K-12, postsecondary, nonprofit, government, and other organizations.
Dept. Career & Technical Education (CTE) Good lesson on the time vale of money.
Education Blog
Reemployment Works Community of Practice is a place to share prmoising practices and network with colleagues in the workforce and economic development world.
Think Different Motivational video
Tribute To Steve Jobs, Think Different Motivational video
Workforce Development Twibe A group of Twitter users with a common interest; a hub for news and insight on workforce development issues. Website for girl programmers
"Technology is opening minds with a new set of keys." (author unknown)
Professional Organizations
Association of Career & Technical Education
Kansas Association of Agricultural Educators
Kansas Association of Career & Technical Education
Kansas Association of Teachers of Family & Consumer Sciences
Kansas Business Education Association
National Business Education Association (NBEA)
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
Career & Technical Student Organizations
Kansas Business Professionals of America (BPA)
Kansas Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
Kansas FFA Association
Kansas SkillsUSA
National Business Professional of America (BPA)
National Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
National FFA Association
National SkillsUSA
Standards Information
Kansas Curricular Standards
KSDE Common Core Webpage
Common Core High School Appendix
Manhattan High School Links
Infinite Campus Link
Webmail Link