This blog series provides readers with insight on the valuable content that is being shared at the Career Clusters Â® Institute. Guest bloggers are among teachers, faculty, researchers and other experts that will present at the national gathering in Fort Worth, TX in June.
Today we are highlighting the Institute Pre Sessions. Attendees can register for a Pre Session and attend the Sunday or Monday before the Institute begins. There is a nominal fee to attend these sessions and registration can be made in addition to general registration online. There are several topics to choose from.
Highlighted Pre Session: Introduction to Career ClustersÂ® and Pathways 101: Using the Updated Implementation Tool Kit
This is the starting place for all things Career ClustersÂ® for first time attendees or for those who are looking for tools to take back to begin implementing Career ClustersÂ® in your system, campus or school. This session is definitely for people that are new to Career ClustersÂ® and are looking for a resource to use to teach others brand new as well.
Together, we will:
- Explore the Career ClustersÂ® Framework and key components
- Define the benefits of utilizing Career ClustersÂ®
- Â Discuss the core tenets of Career ClusterÂ®Â implementation
- Â Map a strategy for implementing Career ClustersÂ®Â in phases
- Identify the tools and resources available
This workshop will help you connect all the parts and pieces related to CTE, Perkins, Programs of Study, technical skill assessment, career guidance, workforce development, industry partnership, certification, high school reform, and seamless transitions.
Use this pre-session to get the most out of your Career ClustersÂ® Institute attendance.
Attendees will receive the new Career ClustersÂ® Implementation Tool Kit, a $75 value.
Time slot: Sunday, June 9, 12:30 p.m. â€“ 4:30 p.m.
Already registered? You can add a Pre Session even if youâ€™ve already registered. If you have questions, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to add a Pre Session to your registration.
The National Career ClustersÂ® Institute is June 9-12, 2013
Location: Omni Fort Worth, 1300 Houston Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
More information about the National Career ClustersÂ® Institute
Ramona Schescke, Member Services Manager