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Workshop for CTE Adult Coordinators

Posted on May 30, 2018

The Pennsylvania Association of Career and Technical Administrators is proud to announce its annual Workshop for Career and Technical Education Adult/Continuing Education Coordinators. The workshop will focus on issues related to the Administration of Adult/Continuing Career and Technical Education Programs. The workshop will be held from 11:00 a.m. on September 20 to Noon on September 21 at the Nittany Lion Inn in State College.


 (NOTE: Although this workshop is designed primarily for career and technical education Adult Coordinators, it is open to all PACTA members.)


PACTA is an approved provider for Act 48 professional development activities. Workshop participants will be awarded Act 48 credit.


The workshop will be held at the Nittany Lion Inn, 200 West Park Avenue, State College. Registration will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on September 20. The workshop will start at 11:00 a.m. on September 20 and end at Noon on September 21.


* Federal Legislative Updates

* Veteran Affairs Update

* BCTE Update


 * State Legislative Updates

* Open Discussion and Exchange of Ideas



The cost of the workshop is $180.00 per person. This includes lunch on September 20, a continental breakfast on September 21, refreshments and all resource materials. The deadline for registration is August 31, 2018. To register, simply CLICK HERE to download registration form and return it to the address indicated or you may register online CLICK HERE .




A block of rooms for workshop participants has been reserved at the Nittany Lion Inn for the evenings of September 19 and 20. The rates are $134.00 single occupancy and double occupancy. Individuals are responsible for making reservations for hotel accommodations. Identify yourself as part of the PACTA group when making reservations. The group reservation identification number is PACI18A. Make your reservations by August 19, 2018. Reservations made after that date will be on an as available basis at regular rates. The telephone number for the Nittany Lion Inn is (800) 233-7505 or to make a reservation on-line go to and select the Nittany Lion Inn.


Time has been set aside on the agenda for a participant interaction session, better known as a cracker-barrel session. In order to organize that session, your input as to topics you would like to discuss during the cracker-barrel is needed. Planning will also take place during the cracker-barrel for follow-up regional activities. Please complete the attached cracker-barrel input form and e-mail it to John Pulver at by September 7, 2018.



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