2012 Conference

Click on the links below to view the Opening Session

Opening Session: Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell
Opening Session: Keynot Speaker Ben Robinson

Click on the links below to view the Special Session

Special Session, Part One: Michael Brustein
Special Session, Part Two: Michael Brustein

POWERPOINTS AND HANDOUTS

Preconference Workshop

Empowering Students and Adults Through Counseling, Coaching, and Advising
Jeraline Marsh, School District of Palm Beach County
Felicia Gray-Watson, North Carolina Dept of Public Instruction
Scott Kemp, Virginia Community College System
analysis-template.pdf
career-coach.pdf
career-coach-handbook.pdf
magazine-resources.pdf
website-resources.pdf
empowering-student-adults.pdf


Main Conference Session

A Globally Competent Workforce: What It Means and Why It Matters
Heather Singmaster, Asia Society, Portland, OR
Jennifer Manise, Longview Foundation, Falls Church, VA
Global Trends at Home.ppt
A-Globally-Competent-Workforce.pdf (smaller pdf file)
A-Globally-Competent-Workforce.ppt (larger powerpoint file)

Academic Credit in CTE: Helping CTE students meet increasing graduation credit requirements
Liz Blomquist, Holly Avery, GASC Technology Center, Flint, MI
academic-credit-in-CTE.ppt

Are You Ready to Work? Of Course I Is!
Karen Johnson, Nancy Metz, Chesterfield Technical Center, Chesterfield, VA
Are-You-Workplace-Ready.ppt

Assistive Technology (AT) to Enhance Post Secondary Transition Success of Persons with Disabilities!
Joseph Ashley, Pat Sitter, Virginia Dept of Rehabilitative Services, Richmond, VA
Barclay Shepard, Virginia Assistive Technology Services, Richmond, VA
Hand-Held-AT-for-College.pdf

Career Readiness and the Common Career Technical Core Initiative
Dean Folkers, Kimberly Green, National Association of State Directors for Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc), Washington D.C.
Career-Readiness.pdf

Collaborating Across the Pipeline to Increase Nontraditional Student Success in STEM Programs
Ben Williams, Columbus State Community College, Columbus, OH
Collaborating-Across-Pipeline-STEM.pdf

Creating Pathways to Prosperity: An Update on Harvard's Pathways Project
William Symonds, Pathways to Prosperity Project
Creating-Pathways.pdf

Dancing the Virginia Reel: How to Do-Si-Do and Place Students on Paths to Success
Deborah Kenney, New River Community College, Dublin, VA
Tonya Vaden, Giles County Technology Center, Pearisburg, VA
Dancing-Virginia-Reel.pdf
NRCC-Jumpstart-Brochure.pdf

Employers Talked – We Listened: Connecting CTE Student Success to Employer Labor Market Needs
Kathy D’Antoni, Sherri Nash, West Virginia Department of Education, Charleston, WV
Employers-Talked.pdf

Exploring Careers Through Business Partnerships
Cara Kirby, Shelli Carpenter, Maria Kappel, Gwen Plummer, Genie Williford, Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax, VA
Academy-Offerings.pdf
Exploring-Careers.pdf

Get To Work! Your Portfolio
LaWanda Woods, John Tyler Community College, Chester, VA
Get-To-Work.ppt

Got an App for That! Rigorous Programs of Study Technical Skill Attainment
Aaron Hoffman, Everest School District, Schofield, WI
Greg Cisewski, Robert Marlowe, Northcentral Technical College, Wausau, WI
James Mackey, Wisconsin Technical College System, Madison, WI
Jay Stulo, Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI
Got-App.pdf

Green/Sustainability Standards and the Career Clusters
Dean Folkers, National Association of State Directors for Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc), Washington D.C.
Infusing-Green.pdf

Helping Students at a Middle College High School to Graduate on Time
Earl Santymire, Williamson County Middle College High School, Franklin, TN
Helping-Students-Middle-College-High-School-Graduate.ppt

Innovative CTE Curriculum Alignment & Assessment Tools
Kathy D’Antoni, Sherri Nash, West Virginia Department of Education, Charleston, WV
Innovative-Curriculum.pdf

Industry Credential for Biotechnology
Lori Wojciechowski, Tamara Mandell, Richard Snyder, University of Florida Center of Excellence for Regenerative Health Biotechnology, Alachua, FL
Industry-Credential-Biotechnology.pdf

Micromessaging, Access, and Equity in STEM Career Education
Claudia Morrell, National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity, Cochranville, PA
Micromessaging, Access, and Equity.pdf

Moving on Up: How Integrated Job Training Yields Results
Suravbhi Jain, Emma Oppenheim, National Council of La Raza, Chicago, IL
Moving-on-up.pdf

National Science Foundation-Funded PBL Scenario Development Fosters Curriculum Alignment in SC
Tressa Gardner, SC ATE Center of Excellence, Florence, SC
Andrew Bell, South Florence High School, Florence
PBL-resources.pdf
Garner-Bell.pdf

Ohio: Leader in Tech Prep/Programs of Study
Ray Timlin, Tawanna Fields-Mphande, Ohio Dept of Education, Columbus, OH
Leader-Tech-Prep.pdf

OVAE: Overview of Recommendations and Issues Relative to State and Local CTE Accountability Systems
John Haigh, U.S. Dept of Education, OVAE, Washington, DC
Lolita Hall, Virginia Dept of Education, Richmond, VA
SPAC.ppt

Pennsylvania's Adult Career Pathways
KayLynn Hamilton, Penn State Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy, State College, PA
Christine Houck, Pennsylvania Dept of Education, Harrisburg, PA
PA-Adult-Career-Pathways.ppt

Recruiting Traditional and Adult Students to CTCs + AAS+ BAS Career Pathways
Carol Adukaitis, PA State System of Higher Education, Harrisburg PA
Career-Pathways-for-all-students.ppt

Successful Academic Integration for Programs of Study
Jill Ranucci, Catalina Foothills School District, Tucson, AZ
Successful-Academic-Integration.ppt

Supplying Workforce Needs: NSF National Center for Supply Chain Technology Education
Robert Sheehan, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH
Supplying-Workforce-Needs.ppt

Teachers as Advisors? An Advisement System for College and Workforce Readiness
Eugenia Newell, Keith Ballard, Harold Helton, Jeff Miller, Tulsa Public Schools, Tulsa, OK
Teachers-As-Advisors.doc
Advisement-System.ppt

Virginia's Career Coach Program: An Effective Model for Delivering Postsecondary Transition Services
Scott Kemp, Virginia Community College System, Richmond, VA
Career-Coach-Card.pdf
Impact of Career Teaching on Students

Virginia's Collaborative Approach to Coaching Youth and Adults
Scott Kemp, Caroline Thurston, Virginia Community College System, Richmond, VA
Coaching_Joint_Final.pdf
Coaching_Joint_Handout.pdf

Verso: Virginia's Online System for CTE Program Information and Curriculum
Margaret Watson, CTE Resource Center, Henrico, VA
Navigating_CTE_WebsiteColor.pdf
Parents_Guide2012color.pdf
WRSlist_WRStestB-W.pdf

Virginia Industry Panel
Moderator: Huey Battle, Washington Gas, Washington DC
Panelists: Scott Millar, Canon Virginia, Inc., Newport News, VA
John Shifflett, Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, VA
Stephanie Hart, AREVA, Lynchburg, VA
Alan Walker, Bae System Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, VA
Newport-News-Shipbuilding.ppt
AREVA-CVCC.ppt
BAE-Systems-Norfolk-Ship-Repair.ppt

Wisconsin Youth Apprenticeship 2012: Still Investing in Wisconsin's Future
Robin Kroyer-Kubicek, Wisconsin Dept of Workforce Development, Colgate, WI
Discussion-Guides.doc
LMI-Handout.doc
Organizational-Profile.doc
Resource-Mapping.doc
Youth-Apprenticeship.ppt

Workforce Reform in the Commonwealth: Strategies for Success
Sharon Mullen, Jale Ramsey, Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center, Fishersville, VA
WorkKeys-Unlock-Employment-Door.ppt

WorkKeys—Unlocking the Door to Employment for People With Disabilities
Moderator: Paula Dehetre, Virginia Community College System, Richmond, VA
Panelists: Huey Battle, Virginia Workforce Council, Richmond, VA
Kathy Byron, Virginia General Assembly, Richmond, VA
Elizabeth Creamer, Office of the Governor, Richmond, VA
Craig Herndon, Virginia Community College System, Richmond, VA
Final-Workforce-Reform.ppt

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