WA-ACTE SUMMER CONFERENCE 2020

WA-ACTE Summer Conference 2020
"CTE...2020 Vision for Connecting Education and Careers"
Hosted by WA-ACTE and Supported by Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction and Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board
 
Purpose:
To provide quality professional development for Career and Technical Education professionals, including instructors, administrators and career guidance and school counselors from both secondary and postsecondary CTE programs and institutions.
 
Focus:
The value of providing quality CTE programming that assures the new “CTE Pathway to Graduation” is a viable and valuable pathway for students within all CTE programs/courses.
 
Location & Dates: 
DAVENPORT GRAND HOTEL, Spokane WA   Sunday, August 2, 2020–Wednesday, August 5, 2020
 
Breakout Session Goals:
The Professional Development committee has identified priority content areas for strengthening the skills of CTE professionals in both secondary and postsecondary programs. Each submission must indicate if the proposed presentation meets the criteria for STEM training.
·      Build confidence among educators to deliver equivalency credit courses by providing opportunity to align and integrate academic standards by focusing on best practices for integration
·      Provide quality models of inclusionary practices within the delivery of CTE programs to serve all students
·      Provide project-based instructional strategies to support academic and technical skill attainment for integration in curriculum, framework, and assessments
·      Gain understanding of how CTE, STEM, and Arts align with and support delivery of current frameworks through curriculum alignment and best instructional practices
·      Expand collaborative connections to enhance current programs through extended leadership, supervision, and mentoring of students through instructional and work-based learning opportunities
·      Discover methods to connect classroom instruction to work-based and career-connected learning opportunities for students
·      Share model Career Guidance programs to deliver high school and beyond plans that truly provide student support and ownership
Submit a separate form for each topic/session and only submit a proposal(s) if you can present at any time during the day on Sunday, August 2 to Wednesday, August 5, 2020. The Professional Development Committee reserves the right to place sessions where they will best fit and to repeat the sessions, so be sure to indicate if you are unwilling or unable to “repeat” your session. Accepted speakers are responsible for ALL conference-related expenses including registration, travel, lodging and meals not included. Notification about the status of proposals will be provided via email to the lead presenter listed.
 
CFP Cut-Off Date:                      March 15, 2020
Accepted CFP notified by:        April 1, 2020
Questions: Contact Franciene @ 360-786-9286 or fdc@wa-acte.org

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* 1. Session Title: (Limited to 80 characters)
PLEASE NOTE: YOUR TITLE / DESCRIPTION  / INFORMATION...will be used exactly as submitted - we will not edit.

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* 2. Presentation Description: (Limited to 600 characters)
REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM - BE SURE THAT THIS DESCRIPTION ACCURATELY MATCHES THE PRESENTATION THAT WILL BE DELIVERED This will be used exactly as submitted - we will not edit.

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* 3. Does this session meet the definition of STEM?

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* 4. Lead Presenter:

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* 5. Lead Presenter: Short Bio/Background This will be used exactly as submitted - we will not edit. (Limited to 900 characters)

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* 6. Available Day(s) for Session: Mark all that apply
All time blocks are 60 minutes unless otherwise noted in Question #6

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* 7. Sunday Only: Extended time block options

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* 9. Room Set-up:
WA-ACTE will provide a space for the session within the contracted space and set-up including; Projector / Screen  / Speaker Table. Presenter is required to provide all other audio/visual equipment, including Computers, Speakers, and Connections to the projector provided (HDMI & VGA). YOU SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR BOTH TYPES.

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* 10. Will Web Access be required for the attendees to participate in your Session?
The Davenport Grand Hotel has 'basic' Wireless Internet - if additional capacity is required arrangements for the additional cost will need to be made.

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* 11. Video Capture of Session:
Your session may be video captured and will become part of the proceedings of the Conference and made available on the Washington ACTE Livestream site. If selected the lead presenter will receive “Video Release” form(s) prior to conference.
Please indicate your willingness to participate.

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* 12. Any further Comments / Special Requests for your session:

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* 13. PERSON SUBMITTING THIS FORM:

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