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Vocational Education – Right Choice for Your Future

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Vocational Education and Training (VET) is also called Vocational training and Career and Technical Education (CTE)). It gets learners ready for careers based on manual or practical activities, traditionally non-academic and those related to a specific trade, occupation or vocation; hence the term, in which the learner participates.

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Building Stronger Program Advisory Committees in Massachusetts Vocational Schools

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

In Massachusetts, schools must establish Program Advisory Committees for each of their state-approved vocational programs. These committees are required by state regulation. In some schools, they are known as Craft Advisory Committees or Advisory Councils. In the regulation (603 CMR 4.03), they are called Program Advisory Committees so that’s how I’ll refer to them.

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Elementary School Teachers, Counselors, and Career Education

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

As teachers and counselors, you know that the elementary school years are important. During the elementary school years, your students build visions of what they desire to do in their lives as they contribute to the workforce. With your help, your students remain open to new career ideas and possibilities. As you work with your students, your students do not make premature career choices or career preparations. For your students, elementary school is a time to build awareness.

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