The Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators strives to promote excellence in career and technical education through leadership, advocacy and service.

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Pathways to Career Readiness: An Education and Workforce Development Symposium

Posted on November 06, 2019

February 13-14, 2020   ●   Hershey Lodge and Convention Center, Hershey, PA   Students entering the workforce of tomorrow will face challenges much different than workers of the past.  These challenges will impact new workers whether they enter the workforce directly from high school or after earning a two- or four-year degree.  Schools and workforce ...   Read More

2019 FALL PACTA PIL PROGRAMS REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Posted on September 04, 2019

REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR THE 2019-2020 FALL PACTA PIL PROGRAMS   TO REGISTER FOR A PIL PROGRAM JUST CLICK ON ONE OF THE PROGRAM TITLES LISTED BELOW.  YOU WILL HAVE TWO REGISTRATION OPTIONS:  1. LOGIN AND REGISTER ON-LINE www.pacareertech.org 2. DOWNLOAD A REGISTRATION FORM YOU WILL FIND THE OPTIONS LISTED ON THE REGISTRATION FORM FOR EACH ...   Read More

PACTA PIL: Using Advocacy to Support Student Achievement

Posted on August 22, 2019

 TARGET AUDIENCE:     Administrative and Supervisory CTE Personnel DATES/LOCATIONS:         November 22, 2019 – Online                                    PIL ...   Read More

PACTA CALENDAR FOR 2019-2020

Posted on August 14, 2019

The updated PACTA 2019-2020 Calendar is available CLICK HERE to download your copy. Note: The following will be added to the calendar at a later date:               Date and Location of Spring PIL sessions              Date for Spring State Policy Seminar and Legislative Visits, Executive ...   Read More

PACTA PIL: Using High-quality CTSOs to Increase Student Achievement

Posted on August 01, 2019

TARGET AUDIENCE:       Administrative and Supervisory CTE Personnel DATES/LOCATIONS:         October 18, 2019 – Online                        ...   Read More

PACTA PIL: Using the CTE Budgeting Process to Support Student Achievement

Posted on August 01, 2019

TARGET AUDIENCE:       Administrative and Supervisory CTE Personnel DATES/LOCATIONS:         October 17, 2019 – Nittany Lion Inn, State College                                                 Reservation ...   Read More

New CTE Director Academy Part 1

Posted on July 30, 2019

 TARGET AUDIENCE:     New Directors (less than five years of experience), current administrators aspiring to the Director’s position, or current Directors                                                 DATES/LOCATIONS:  October 2, ...   Read More

PACTA PIL: Comprehensive Local Needs Assessment (Perkins V)

Posted on July 30, 2019

TARGET AUDIENCE:       Administrative and Supervisory CTE Personnel DATE:                                    Initial Session– September 20, 2019 ...   Read More

Strategic Plan 2016-2020 - VISION 2020

Posted on July 06, 2019

The PACTA Strategic Plan 2016-2020, titled VISION 2020, is available.  Please click the following link to download a copy. VISION 2020    Read More

Announcement: Making CTE Personnel Decisions with a Focus on High Quality Instruction PIL

Posted on June 04, 2019

Making CTE Personnel Decisions with a Focus on High Quality Instruction   TARGET AUDIENCE:       Administrative and Supervisory CTE Personnel DATE:                                    Initial ...   Read More

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