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CTECS 2020 Community of Practice Conference
Adaptability: Meeting Challenges to Create Opportunities
September 22-24, 2020

Agenda

September 22: 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (all times EDT)

 

September 23: 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (all times EDT)

  • 11:30: Greetings and Roll-Call
  • 11:30-Noon: Exposure Gaps & Misdirected Guidance: YouScience Connects Aptitudes to Longitudinal Academic Planning, Rich Feller, Ph.D, Professor, Counseling and Career Development, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Noon-12:30: Colorado: Meaningful Career Conversations in Virtual Learning Environments, Lauren Jones (Austin), MA NCC, *MCC, Program Director for Special Populations, Counseling & Equity, Middle School CTE Program Coordinator, Career & Technical Education (CTE), Colorado Community College System (CCCS); Meaningful Career Conversations in Colorado, virtual resources
  • 20 Minute Break: 12:30-12:50
  • 12:50-1:20: South Carolina: Priority Standards for CTE Programs, Angel Malone, CATE Director, SCDE
  • 1:20-1:50: California: Virtual Learning and Reopening CTE Programs, Lisa Reimers, Education Programs Consultant, Career and College Transition Division, California Department of Education and Allison Frenzel, Education Programs Consultant, High School Innovations and Initiatives Office, Career and College Transition Division, California Department of Education
  • 1:50-2:20: Maine: Scheduling CTE Programs and Supporting High Risk Programs During the Pandemic, Dwight Littlefield, Maine State Director, and Shawn Lagasse, Data Specialist
  • 20 Minute Break: 2:20-2:40
  • 2:40-4:00 p.m. Q & A Interactive Panel: Virtual Engagement During COVID-19: (Colorado, South Carolina, California, Maine, and Dr. Rich Feller)  
  • 4:00-4:30 Day Two Closing Comments

 

September 24: 11:30-4:30 p.m. (all times EDT)

 

Participants List

  1. Jenni Bradford, LPC, Senior Program Quality Manager (Middle School & Individualized Occupational Training), Idaho Division of Career Technical Education
  2. Denise Burton, Education Program Professional, Nevada Department Education, Office of Career Readiness, Adult Learning & Education Options, Skilled and Technical Sciences
  3. Jennifer Curry, Ph.D., NCC, Shirley B. Barton Endowed Professor, Associate Editor, Professional School Counseling, School of Education, College of Human Sciences and Education, Louisiana State University
  4. Dana Depew, Education Associate in Career and Technology, SCDE
  5. Richard Feller, Ph.D., Professor and University Distinguished Teaching Scholar at Colorado State University
  6. Allison Frenzel, Education Programs Consultant, High School Innovations and Initiatives Office, Career and College Transition Division, California Department of Education
  7. Joe Haney, Standards/Assessment Specialist, Maine
  8. Margaret Harvey, Middle School CTE Specialist, Maine
  9. Sarah Heath, Assistant Provost and State CTE Director, Colorado
  10. Dr. Jesus F. Jara, Superintendent, Clark County School District (CCSD), Nevada
  11. Lauren Jones (Austin), MA NCC, *MCC, Program Director for Special Populations, Counseling & Equity, Middle School CTE Program Coordinator, Career & Technical Education (CTE), Colorado Community College System (CCCS)
  12. Dr. Pradeep Kotamraju, Director, Career and College Transition Division, California Department of Education
  13. Shawn Lagasse, Data Specialist, Maine
  14. Dwight Littlefield, CTE Director, Maine
  15. Heather Luchte, Director of Performance Management, Idaho Division of Career Technical Education
  16. Angel Malone, CATE Director, SCDE
  17. Marina McHatton, Education Programs Professional, Office of Career Readiness, Adult Learning & Education Options, Nevada
  18. Pamela Moore, Director of Student Transition and Career Readiness, Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education
  19. Jan Osborn, Interim Director, Career & Technical Education/Career Pathways, Portland (Oregon) Public Schools
  20. Jennifer Porter, Director of Workforce Initiatives, Tallo
  21. Kevin Reilly, Administrative Coordinator, Virginia CTE Resource Center
  22. Lisa Reimers, Education Programs Consultant, Career and College Transition Division, California Department of Education
  23. Teresa Rogers, Technical Literacy Consultant, Office of Student Transition and Career Readiness, Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education.
  24. Justin Touchstone, Assistant Director of Program Quality, Idaho Division of Career Technical Education
  25. Craig Statucki,  Director, Office of Career Readiness, Adult Learning & Education Options, Nevada
  26. Emily Todd, Education Coordinator, Tallo
  27. Casey Welch, Co-Founder, CEO, Tallo
  28. John Welch, Co-Founder and Head of Workforce, Tallo
  29. Justin Yuen, Grouptrail CEO

 

Select Biographies

Jennifer Curry, Ph.D.
Richard Feller, Ph.D.
Dr. Jesus F. Jara
Craig Statucki
Casey Welch
Justin Yuen