Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education
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Events & Activities 

There are a lot of activities planned for career-technical and adult educators. 

Ohio ACTE Division and related organization events are listed below.  To add a calendar item, send to events@ohioacte.org for consideration.    For more information on an event, please use the contact information listed. 



Upcoming events

    • July 24, 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • July 26, 2017
    • 12:30 PM
    • Hilton Easton - Columbus, OH


    2017 Connections to Education Conference


    Location:

    Hilton Columbus - Easton

    3900 Chagrin Dr.

    Columbus, OH 43219

    Click here for hotel accommodations


    ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

    You are welcome to register onsite.


    Registration Fees:

    Registration includes all general and breakout sessions, opening reception, two breakfasts and one lunch.


    Early Member Registration (available through July 7) - $345
    Early Non-Member Registration (available through July 7) - $395
    Member Registration - $370
    Non-Member Registration - $420


    Pre Conference Options

    Career Development Through Career Connections* - $50

    - Click here for separate registration.

    Survive and Thrive* - $50

    - Click here for separate registration.

    EMIS Update - Free

    ODE State of Ohio Initiatives - Free


    Post Conference Option

    Increase Access, Equity & Diversity in CTE Using NAPE's PIPE Process - Free


    *Indicates that the event can be attended separate from the general conference.


    Click here for a conference schedule!

     

    **Please use either your own e-mail address or the event attendee's when registering so the correct person receives important updates and information.


    Click here for individual registration instructions!

    Click here for group registration instructions!

     

    Please contact membership@ohioacte.org with questions at or call (614)890-2283

     

    Cancellation Policy:

    Before July 1: $25 cancellation fee

    July 1 - July 15: $50 cancellation fee

    After July 15: No Refunds

    • July 25, 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • July 26, 2017
    • 3:30 PM
    • The Hilton - Easton

     

    PACE Financial Aid Coordinators Meeting

     

    Day 1: Tuesday, July 25 - 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

    Day 2: Wednesday, July 26 - 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

    (In conjunction with Ohio ACTE's 2017 Connection to Education Conference)

     

    Conference Location: The Hilton - Easton

    3900 Chagrin Dive

    Columbus, OH 43219


     

    Registration Fees:

    $75 - includes two breakfasts and lunch on Tuesday


    Hotel Accommodations Information - click here


    Registration questions?

    E-mail membership@ohioacte.org

    or call 614 - 890- ACTE (2283).

     

    Content questions?

    E-mail Tiffany Thayer at tthayer@ehove.net.

     

    • July 31, 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • August 02, 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Hilton Columbus - Easton


    Ohio Association of Teachers of Family and Consumer Sciences (OATFACS)


    Impact 2017:

    New Courses, New Opportunities!


    July 31 - August 2, 2017

    Hilton Columbus - Easton

    3900 Chagrin Drive

    Columbus, OH 43219

    Click here for an online reservation link- Room block rate extended until July 14


    Early Registration Deadline: July 15

    Registration Deadline: July 25


    Post Conference Options:


    NextGen Personal Finance, registration is separate - Click here to for a paper registration form


    Early Childhood Education Teachers Only - ODE/Ohio Professional Development Network Training. Add this onto your general conference registration!


    Click here for a registration tutorial!


    If you are an FCS Student, you may register and attend  for $60 by contacting Libby Turpin.


    Questions? Please contact Libby Turpin at turpin.libby@lebanonschools.org


    • September 01, 2017
    • August 03, 2018
    • Online - Six session offered 2017-2018

    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*


    Program Specifics:

    • Online, 8 week program, consisting of 11 discussion forums, 5 assignments, one final project (60 hours)
    • Several date/location options to attend one (required) face to face meeting, consisting of a CTE program tour
    • Completers will receive a certificate of completion upon fulfillment of all course requirements
    • Graduate credit is available

    Facilitator/Course Developer:  Megan Reed


    Sessions offered: (click on the session date below to register for that session; registration is limited per session)


    2017 -

    2018 -

    • February 5 - March 30
    • April 9 - June 1
    • June 11 - July 20
    • June 11 - August 3

    Registration Fees:

    Ohio ACTE Member - $399

    Non-Member - $469

    Registration fees must be paid in full by the start date of the session in order to be enrolled in a section.  Cancellation Policy:  $50 cancellation fee up to 10 days before the session start; no refunds after the start of the session.


    Key Program Intents:

    • A focus on Ohio-specific resources and information
    • Meet current legislation – Career Advising/ Externships
    • Expose participants to businesses and local career-technical programs and  campuses
    • Drive educators to state resources – Ohio Means Jobs & Career Connections
    • Provide a forum for discussion and emphasis on career counseling best practices

    • * The Career Guide Online Certificate Program was developed by Butler Tech and offered statewide through Ohio ACTE.

    • September 01, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Great Lakes Science Center
    2017 Ohio ACTE Fall

    Leadership & Empowerment Meeting


    September 1, 2017


    Kick off the school year with education leaders and others who will share their leadership philosophies, careers, and educational expectations.

     

    Great Lakes Science Center

    601 Erieside Ave,

    Cleveland, OH 44114

    Click here for map


         Expected to attend:

    Career-technical educators

    School board members

    Advisory committee members

    Ohio ACTE Division presidents and leaders
    Others interested in leadership in Ohio's career-technical and adult education community.


    Registration - includes parking:
    Ohio ACTE Division Leaders: FREE
    Ohio ACTE Members: $75
    Non-Members: $95

    Hotel Accommodations:
    Hilton Cleveland Downtown

    Questions? Contact membership@ohioacte.org or call
    (614) 890-2283.

    • September 19, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Washington County Career Center

    Welding: Success Series


    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Agenda coming soon!


    Washington County Career Center
      21740 OH-676
    Marietta, OH 45750

    Click here to learn more about the program!


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • September 21, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • ESC of Central Ohio

    National Alliance for Partners in Equity


    Sept. 21 - 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Location:

    ESC of Central Ohio

    2080 Citygate Dr, Columbus, OH 43219


    Join other educators to discuss how to encourage participation in nontraditional career paths.


    Agenda to Come


    Registration Fees:

    $95.00


    *includes lunch, materials, toolkit and resources as well as one year complimentary membership in Ohio ACTE

    • September 25, 2017
    • November 17, 2018
    • Online

    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*


    Register for this Session:
    September 25 - November 17

    (click here for information/registration for other session dates)


    Program Specifics:

    • Online, 8 week program, consisting of 11 discussion forums, 5 assignments, one final project (60 hours)
    • Several date/location options to attend one (required) face to face meeting, consisting of a CTE program tour
    • Completers will receive a certificate of completion upon fulfillment of all course requirements

    Facilitator/Course Developer:  Megan Reed


    Registration Fees:

    Ohio ACTE Member - $399

    Non-Member - $469

    Registration fees must be paid in full by the start date of the session in order to be enrolled in a section.  Cancellation Policy:  $50 cancellation fee up to 10 days before the session start; no refunds after the start of the session.


    Key Program Intents:

    • A focus on Ohio-specific resources and information
    • Meet current legislation – Career Advising/ Externships
    • Expose participants to businesses and local career-technical programs and  campuses
    • Drive educators to state resources – Ohio Means Jobs & Career Connections
    • Provide a forum for discussion and emphasis on career counseling best practices

    Click here for more program details/information.


    • * The Career Guide Online Certificate Program was developed by Butler Tech and offered statewide through Ohio ACTE.

    • October 03, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Pioneer Career and Technology Center

    Early Childhood Education: Success Series


    Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Agenda is soon to come!


    Pioneer Career and Technology Center
    27 Ryan Rd.
    Shelby, OH 44875
    (419) 347-7744
    Click here for directions


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • October 06, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Apollo Career Center

    Spa & Esthetic Technology:

    Success Series


    Friday, October 6, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Click here for the agenda


    Apollo Career Center
    3325 Shawnee Rd.
    Lima Oh, 45806

    Click here to learn more about the program!


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • October 10, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools

    Middle School Career Exploration: Success Series


    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Agenda is soon to come!


    Willoughby-Eastlake City Schools
    34343 Euclid Avenue 
    Willoughby, OH 44094


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • October 11, 2017
    • October 13, 2017
    • Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

     

    2017 OCTA Fall Conference

     

    Wednesday, October 11 - Friday, October 13, 2017

     

    Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

    Click here for lodging

    5100 Upper Metro Place

    Dublin, OH 43017

    614 - 790 - 9000


    Agenda is coming soon!

     

    Registration Options

    Conference Registration Fee - $315

    Includes all 3 days, October 11-13
     
    If you have any questions, contact Dan Murphy at daniel.murphy@rgdrage.org.

    • October 17, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Electrical Trades Center of Central Ohio, 947 Goodale Blvd, Columbus, OH 43212

    Apprenticeship: Success Series


    Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:30 pm


    Electrical Trades Center of Central Ohio

    947 Goodale Blvd, Columbus, OH 43212


    Apprenticeship is a hot topic at the national level.  Join other career technical educators to learn how the Building Trades have built their success model and discuss the abundant opportunities available for your students at training centers through Ohio. 


    Agenda coming soon!


    Click here to learn more about the Success Series!

    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact events@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.


    • October 20, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Ashland County West Holmes Career Center

    Construction Trades: Success Series - Equipment Day


    Friday, October 20, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    AGENDA

    - Learn about the certification for Rough Terrain Forklift, Aerial Work Platform and other equipment

    - Observe Student Training

     - Middle School Construction Technology

    - Interact with legislators, contractors and employees

    - Meet other Construction Trades instructors


    Ashland County West Holmes Career Center
    1783 St. Rt. 60
    Ashland, OH 44805


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • November 09, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Tolles Career & Technical Center

    RAMTEC:

    Success Series


    Thursday, November 9, 2017

    9:00 am - 2:00 pm


    Click Here For Tentative Agenda


    Tolles Career & Technical Center
    7877 US-42
    Plain City, OH 43064
    (614) 873-4666

    Click here to learn more about the program!


    What Is It?

    The Ohio ACTE Success Series is a professional development program for career-technical teachers and instructors. It is delivered by teachers, for teachers at schools that offer to host the program.


    Who Should Attend?

    Teachers/instructors and anyone interested in professional development within their career field. 

     

    Registration Fee: $95

    Attendees receive a complimentary 1 year Ohio ACTE Teacher/Instructor Membership.


    For more information, contact membership@ohioacte.org or call 614 - 890- 2283.

    • November 16, 2017
    • 8:00 AM
    • November 17, 2017
    • 1:30 PM
    • Crowne Plaza North

    SAVE THE DATE!


    Ohio ACTE/SND & OASCES Bi-Annual Conference

    Fall Into Transition


    November 16-17, 2017


    Crowne Plaza North

    6500 Doubletree Ave.

    Columbus, OH 43229




    Agenda coming soon!


    *This conference will be paper-less. Please bring your own electronic device to obtain hand-outs.







    • March 14, 2018
    • March 16, 2018
    • Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin


    2018 OCTA Spring Conference

     

    Wednesday, March 14 - Friday, March 16, 2018

     

    Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

    5100 Upper Metro Place

    Dublin, OH 43017

    614 - 790 - 9000


    Agenda is soon to come!
     
    If you have any questions, contact Dan Murphy at daniel.murphy@rgdrage.org.

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