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Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education

Upcoming events and Meetings

    • June 03, 2019
    • July 26, 2019
    • Online
    Register

    Career Guide

    Certificate Program*

    Register for this Session:
    June 3 - July 26

    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.

    • June 17, 2019
    • June 18, 2019
    • The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva on the Lake
    Register
    2019 OACTS Monday Golf Outing Only

    The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva on the Lake - June 17-18, 2019

    This registration is for the Monday golf only.


    If you have additional questions, contact Maggie Hess at hessm6195@gmail.com

    Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE


    • June 17, 2019
    • June 19, 2019
    • The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva on the Lake

    2019 OACTS Summer Conference

    June 17-19


    The Lodge and Conference Center at Geneva on the Lake

    4888 N Broadway, Geneva, OH 44041 

    DRAFT Agenda - click here


    Under the theme of "Leading CTE Into The Future", we are pleased to announce the following topics of sessions that will be held during the event:
    • Leadership Development for Superintendents: "A Leadership MIndset"
    • Top Ten Issues Facing Superintendents 
    •  State Budget and Legislative Report and Impact on CTE
    • The American Graduate: Getting To Work Series
    • · Special Education and CTE
    • Maximizing District Communications
    • Perkins Equity Discussion
    • OTES
    • Planning for the Future of OACTS
    • Updates from ODE and ODHE
    • And Breakout Sessions on a Variety of Topics!


    Conference Registration Information

    Registration - $425
    Golf (Monday) - $50

    Meals for Guests (your meals are included in your registration fee but you must indicate which meals you will be present for):
    Monday Picnic - $27
    Tuesday Breakfast - $14
    Tuesday  Lunch - $23
    Tuesday Banquet/Dinner - $39

    Wednesday Breakfast - $14

    Hotel Reservation Information


    Hotel reservations are made directly with Geneva on the Lake. Room reservation deadline is May 3 to get the group rate. To make reservations, go to www.thelodgeatgeneva.com and enter your dates, then

    If you are looking on the "Home Page", under "Code Type" pick "Group" in drop down box and enter 4GE6G0

    -OR-

    If you click “Make a Reservation”, click on “Special Codes” drop down and under under “Group Code” enter 4GE6G0

    *Please note that this is a group code, not a promo code.

    Select your room and enter your information. At this time, the credit card will be charged for the first night stay plus tax. Wait for a confirmation number.

    Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.


      If you have additional questions, contact Maggie Hess at hessm6195@gmail.com

      Questions about registration (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • July 29, 2019
      • July 31, 2019
      • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
      Register

      2019 Connections to Education Conference

      July 29-31, 2019

      The Hilton Columbus - Easton


      3900 Chagrin Dr.

      Columbus, OH 43219

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

      Early Member Registration (available through July 8) - $365

      Early Organizational Member Registration (available through July 8) - $325 

      Early Non-Member Registration (available through July 8) - $400

      Member Registration (after July 8) - $395

      Organizational Member Registration (after July 8) - $350

      Non-Member Registration (available after July 8) - $425


      Click Here for the Conference Schedule


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

      Please click here to review the cancellation policy.

      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      Click here for hotel accommodations

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • July 29, 2019
      • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
      • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
      Register


      Career Development Through Career Connections Conference

      The Hilton Columbus - Easton

      3900 Chagrin Drive

      Columbus, OH 43219

      This has been an exciting year for the Ohio Department of Education as it unveiled Each Child, Our Future, Ohio’s five-year strategic plan for education.Career Connections embraces the plan of supporting the whole child through intentional career advising practices.  During this one-day event, presentations on career advising using OhioMeansJobs or other career information systems, leveraging business advisory councils, the use of student success plans, and the development of career pathways in your school will be provided.  You will leave with innovative ideas and resources for kicking off the school year!

      School Counselors and Administrators are encouraged to attend this conference for best practices on preparing all students for successful futures!

      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE



      • July 29, 2019
      • 9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
      • Hilton at Easton Columbus
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      OTC Directors and Administrators Meeting

      Hilton Easton - Columbus

      In conjunction with the Connections to Education Conference (separate registration)

      Registration Fee: $55

      Includes lunch

      Agenda will be announced soon but will be centered around issues and best practices for Directors and Adult Education Administrators.

      If appropriate, invite other staff to register.

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • July 29, 2019
      • 12:00 PM
      • July 30, 2019
      • 5:00 PM
      • The Hilton Columbus - Easton
      Register



      2019 Connections To Education Conference

      Conference dates:  July 29-31, 2019 

      The Hilton Columbus - Easton 3900 Chagrin Drive Columbus, OH 43219

                        


      Join us at the largest gathering of career-technical educators in the state! 

      Monday, July 29, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM  Booth Hours

      ** Monday's Opening reception and Exhibitor Welcome 3:00  ** 

      Sponsorship (sold)

      Tuesday, July 30, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Booth Hours

      ** Tuesday's Exhibitor Showcase and Afternoon Break 2:00 **

      Sponsorship Available

      Wednesday, July 31, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Attend Conference Programming

      Registered business members are cordially invited to attend conference programming, and meals, on Wednesday with no additional charge. Thank you for making our conference a great success. 

      We hope this change in schedule will allow you to participate as members, beyond your booth commitment.  

      To see available options and pricing, click here

      Member booth: $695 Non-member booth: $895  

      To receive the member rate at registration CLICK HERE to join Ohio ACTE!

      Booth Floor Plan: 

      2019 floor plan New and Improved 2019 floor plan Payment required for booth number confirmation

      (Booth #s sold:1-6, 13-15, 18- 21, 23 -35, 38, 40-42, 48-50)

      Booth Set-up/Tear-down:


      Monday, July 29, before 12:00 PM

      Tuesday, July 30, after 5:00 PM 


      NEW and Exclusive ways to highlight your brand

      Wi-Fi login for 1000+ attendees (sold)

      Present a break-out session (our program is full)

      Host a coffee service, reception, break, an entire meal

      Donate Raffle prizes benefiting the Darrell Parks student Scholarship

      Conference advertisement, featured on scheduling application,  website



      For additional questions, please contact events@ohioacte.org

      or call 614-890-2283



      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • July 30, 2019
      • 10:00 AM
      • July 31, 2019
      • 12:30 PM
      • The Hilton - Easton
      Register

      PACE Financial Aid Coordinators Meeting

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

      Day 2: Wednesday, July 31 - 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

      (In conjunction with Ohio ACTE's 2019 Connection to Education Conference)

       Hilton Easton, Columbus

      3900 Chagrin Dive

      Columbus, OH 43219

      Hotel Information (Accommodations)

      Email questions about registration to membership@ohioacte.org or call 614.890.2283.

      Email questions about the agenda to tthayer@ehove.net

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • September 18, 2019
      • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
      • Upper Valley Career Center
      Register

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      2019 Leadership & Empowerment Meeting

      September 18, 2019

      Upper Valley Career Center  - 8811 Career Dr, Piqua, OH 45356

      Agenda to come

      Join incoming Ohio ACTE President Nancy Luce, Upper Valley Career Center Superintendent and staff to learn about Upper Valley's unique partnerships as well as a tour of Upper Valley CC.  Leave empowered with new ideas and perspectives!

      Hotel Accommodations: To come


      • October 03, 2019
      • 8:00 AM
      • October 04, 2019
      • 12:00 PM
      • Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center, Lewis Center, Ohio
      Register


      Ohio ACTE Special Needs Division and OASCES

      Bi-Annual Conference 

      Falling into Transition: Carving Out Pathways to Success

      October 3-4, 2019

      Conference Questions? Contact Angela  Freeze afreeze@mvctc.com

      Registration questions?  Click the link below or email membership@ohioacte.org

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • October 03, 2019
      • 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
      • Medallion Country Club

           

      OACTS Fall Issues Forum

      Oct. 3, 2019 

      Medallion Country Club

      5000 Club Drive

      Westerville, OH 43082




      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE
      • October 16, 2019
      • October 18, 2019
      • Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin
      Register


      2019 OCTA Fall Conference

      October 16-18, 2019

      Embassy Suites - Columbus - Dublin

      5100 Upper Metro Place

      Dublin, OH 43017

      Registration Fees:  $315 Full Conference

      Friday Only (CTE/EMIS): $125
      Agenda to come


      Registering more than one person for your school?  To register more than one individual, complete the registration form and select "Invoice Me" instead of "Pay Now". This will create one invoice and registration for one person. To repeat for additional individuals, click on "New Registration" and repeat. You can then pay for them all at once via credit card or send a check.

      To make hotel reservations, please call 1-800-220-9219 and request the OHC group rate or book online Embassy Suites Reservation Link

      If you have any questions, please send an email to Dan Murphy at daniel.murphy@rgdrage.org

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

      • February 05, 2020
      • 8:45 AM
      • February 06, 2020
      • 11:30 AM
      • Sheraton at Capitol Square, Columbus
      Register
      2020 Legislative Seminar
      February 5-6, 2020   
         Sheraton Capitol Square
      75 East State Street, Columbus, OH 43215

      • April 02, 2020
      • April 03, 2020
      • Embassy Suites, Dublin

      SAVE THE DATE

      OACTE PACE/OTDN SPRING CONFERENCE 

      April 2 - 3, 2020

      Embassy Suites Dublin

      5100 Upper Metro Place

      Hotel Group Code: OOA
       Hotel rate cut-off date: 03/11/20

      Online Reservations: Click Here

      Please note all reservations made in the block will receive the group rate as well as complimentary parking. 

      Registration questions (including how to pay with a purchase order) - click HERE

    Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education

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