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Joshua WitherspoonApr 5, 2023 8:00:00 AM9 min read

4 Tips to Better Engage Students When Using iCEV

We’ve all seen the wandering stares out of the classroom window, glances down at phones ...
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Brad HummelApr 4, 2023 8:00:00 AM6 min read

What Is a CTSO and How Do I Start a Chapter?

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Brad HummelMar 30, 2023 8:00:00 AM6 min read

7 Top Teaching Strategies for Students in Special Populations

As a CTE teacher, chances are that you have or will have special populations students in ...
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McKenna GarrisonMar 24, 2023 8:00:00 AM8 min read

How to Prevent Cheating on Online Curriculum

In any classroom, academic integrity is paramount to student success. It can be ...
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Mike CesconMar 16, 2023 8:00:00 AM7 min read

Top 10 Benefits of Certifications in CTE

Whether you teach middle school or high school CTE, you've probably heard a bit about ...
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Brad HummelMar 15, 2023 8:00:00 AM10 min read

What Are AFNR Standards?

If you teach in a CTE agricultural education program, chances are that you've heard about ...
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Mike CesconMar 9, 2023 8:00:00 AM5 min read

4 Best Tips from Teachers to Help with FFA Judging Events

If you’re looking to prepare your students for FFA judging events like dairy, poultry, or ...
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Joshua WitherspoonFeb 16, 2023 7:15:00 AM6 min read

How to Celebrate National FFA Week 2023

As an agriculture science teacher and FFA advisor, you understand and have seen the value ...
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Brad HummelFeb 14, 2023 8:00:00 AM22 min read

What Is Career & Technical Education (CTE)?

Career and Technical Education (CTE) has become increasingly popular across the United ...
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Mike CesconFeb 9, 2023 8:00:00 AM4 min read

What Is FFA and How Does It Benefit Agriculture Students?

Whether you’re new to teaching agricultural science or just want to become more involved ...
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Brad HummelJan 9, 2023 11:00:00 PM7 min read

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Career Cluster: What Is It?

Career clusters are areas of study within Career and Technical Education (CTE). You may ...
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Brad HummelDec 8, 2022 8:00:00 AM8 min read

5 Steps to Support ELL Students in CTE

As a CTE teacher, discovering that you’ll have English Language Learners (ELLs) in your ...
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Joshua WitherspoonOct 12, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

Optimizing ESSER Funding for Career and Technical Education

As part of its response to the coronavirus pandemic, the federal government provided a ...
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Jacelyn NesmithOct 12, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

4 Hands-On High School Engineering Projects

Hands-on learning is one of the core components of Career and Technical Education (CTE). ...
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Joshua WitherspoonSep 19, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

A Road Map to Implementing Work-Based Learning in Your CTE Program

Career and Technical Education unlike any other subject or elective has the ability to ...
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Joshua WitherspoonSep 12, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

How to Pursue Professional Development Opportunities

It’s never too early or late in an educator’s career to think about professional ...
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Team iCEVSep 7, 2022 11:00:00 PM4 min read

4 Professional Development Skills for Modern Teachers

Between planning for class, teaching, grading assignments and every other big and small ...
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Joshua WitherspoonSep 5, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

4 Certification Tips from the Pros

In this blog, iCEV will share four tips from CTE educators who have found success in ...
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Team iCEVAug 29, 2022 8:00:00 AM8 min read

Top 7 Blended Learning Strategies for CTE

Many CTE teachers have heard about blended learning and the benefits that it can provide ...
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Team iCEVAug 24, 2022 11:00:00 PM2 min read

Using CTE to Foster Hands-on Learning

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that industries including healthcare, welding, ...
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Team iCEVJul 27, 2022 11:00:00 PM2 min read


From hands-on learning opportunities to on-the-job training and workforce exposure, there ...
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Mike CesconJul 21, 2022 8:00:00 AM8 min read

Health Science Curriculum: Where to Find What You Need

If you’re new to teaching high school health science, you probably feel overwhelmed ...
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Joshua WitherspoonJul 13, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

Building Community Through Professional Development

Knowledge construction in our society is rarely conducted alone. More often than not, ...
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Mike CesconJul 7, 2022 8:00:00 AM12 min read

Introduction to Business and Technology: What Is It and What Are Its Standards?

If you’re new to teaching Introduction to Business and Technology in Georgia, you may be ...
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McKenna GarrisonJun 27, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

Enhancing Community Involvement in CTE Courses

The Importance of Community Involvement In education, it takes a village. From the ...
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Joshua WitherspoonJun 22, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

How Industry Certifications Benefit Employers

Whether an individual is looking for their first job, looking to switch careers or trying ...
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Joshua WitherspoonJun 6, 2022 11:00:00 PM3 min read

How Industry Certifications Impact Students

At iCEV, we are passionate about preparing students for their future. As the workforce ...
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