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Principal / Director Effectiveness

The training materials for JOC members related to Principal/Director Effectiveness (power point with audio and resource documents) are now posted to the PACTA website. read more »

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Posted on April 27, 2017

On Monday, April 24, 2017 PACTA participated in a press conference in the Main Rotunda during PSBA’s Advocacy Day.  The press conference was held to release the 2016-2017 State of Education Report.  ... Read More


2017 Summer Leadership Conference

Posted on March 30, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT 2017 PACTA Summer Leadership Conference: Career and Technical Education Leadership for Success July 26-28, 2017 Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators ... Read More


2017 Summer Leadership Conference Request to Present

Posted on March 30, 2017

Career and Technical Education: Leadership for Success   REQUEST FOR PRESENTATION   PACTA SUMMER LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE July 26-28, 2017 Nittany Lion Inn, State ... Read More


Summer Leadership Conference 2017: Exhibitor Invite

Posted on March 23, 2017

The Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators (PACTA) will be holding its annual leadership conference July 26 – July 28, 2017 at the Nittany Lion Inn in State College.  An important part ... Read More


Spring Workshop for CTE Assistant Directors, Principals, & Supervisors

Posted on March 22, 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT   THE 2017 PACTA SPRING WORKSHOP FOR CTE ASSISTANT DIRECTORS, PRINCIPALS AND SUPERVISORS The Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators is proud to announce its ... Read More


House Career and Technical Education Report Released

Posted on December 01, 2016

HARRISBURG – State Reps. Seth Grove (R-York County) and Pat Harkins (D-Erie County) released today the final report on career and technical education (CTE) from the House Select Subcommittee on Technical Education ... Read More

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