Advocacy-The leadership of the CTE professional organizations organized under NYSACTE have agreed that there is a need to staff their advocacy efforts. The professional organizations and TAC of NY in consultation with the State Education Department have agreed to allocate resources to support the creation of a part time Consultant. This individual would be tasked to organize and mobilize CTE organization(s) membership to present and advocate the NYSACTE position and teacher leaders, legislators, SED and the Board of Regents.
Teacher Memberships-Associate memberships for ALL CTE teachers in your organization will be granted all of the privileges due a nonvoting member.
CTECC-Access to the password protected CTECC that is stored and managed by Rubicon.
Atlas-Access to Atlas to organize, communicate, and disseminate curriculum information at a discounted rate of $60/user.
Leadership Development-It is part of the mission of ACTEA to develop future CTE leaders.
Leadership Conference-Teacher and administrator access to ACTEA Annual Leadership Conference in March.
Regional Conferences-Regional professional development conference for teachers. Supported and coordinate by the CTE Technical Assistance Center of NY, these regional conferences will take place at a time that is convenient to send teachers to a conference.
Student Scholarships-This scholarship is available to seniors who are enrolled in a Career and Technical Education program who have actively participated in a Career & Technical Student Organization and demonstrated leadership abilities.
Teacher Awards-All teachers that are associate members will be eligible to be nominated for the NYS CTE Teacher of the Year award.
SED Access-The New York State Education Department has appointed a representative to sit on the ACTEA Executive Committee. This representative is our link to SED and gives ACTEA a voice at the department. The executive committee will also get first hand information from SED that can be disseminated back to the membership though each zone representative.