Advisory Council for Career & Technical Education for New York City

New York’s  industry partners — employers, trade unions, colleges, community organizations and government agencies —  support career and technical educators and students through career-oriented activities that link schools to the world of work.

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See the kinds of connections that teachers and principals make with New York’s great companies.

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CTE students get work-based learning opportunities in their disciplines through plant visits, competitions, internships and other interactions with industry partners.


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Virtual Enterprises Students Tell Their Stories Inside the Internships

Students in the Virtual Enterprises International (VEI) entrepreneurship program are more than ready to make Read more

NYSED Commissioner MaryEllen Elia to Headline CTE Conference at Hofstra Nov 13

MaryEllen Elia, the Commissioner of Education for the New York State Education Department (NYSED) will Read more

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New York businesses and industry experts collaborate to provide high quality, up-to-date professional development and teacher training events to keep CTE educators current on the subjects they teach.

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Technical competitions in many CTE disciplines give students a chance to show what they’ve learned in contests and test their industry skills for trophies and prizes.


Stories About CTE Competitions