Framing Learning Around What Interest Students

As part of the Creative Computing Challenge (CCC), a five-year program funded by the National Science Foundation, teachers at two Career & Technical Centers in NH this past year engaged students in creating their own [...]

By | August 7th, 2018|Categories: Article|0 Comments

Workshop on the New Perkins V

“Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act” Conducted by Michael Brustein, Esq. This workshop will track all of the substantive changes from the current law to the new law. Transition Plans will take effect [...]

By | August 6th, 2018|Categories: Article|0 Comments

Teacher receives STEM MVP Award

Not one to promote himself, Frank Xydias, high school engineering teacher at Milford High School, acknowledged surprise when he learned that a student--or several --nominated him for the iRobot -STEM -MVP teacher of the year [...]

By | July 22nd, 2018|Categories: Article|0 Comments

Making the Case for Computational Thinking in the Classroom

Loosely defined as the thought processes involved in formulating problems and expressing solutions in ways that can be carried out by computers, computational thinking is not just relevant for computer science. This hypothesis has been [...]

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: Article|0 Comments

The Employment Gap and Importance of CTE

Should a business owner ever turn down work? If you own a business in what is broadly referred to as “the trades,” the answer is probably yes, which Al Lawrence, owner of Artisan Electric in [...]

By | June 12th, 2018|Categories: Article|0 Comments

U.S. Representative Annie Kuster Promotes Career Education

Representative Annie Kuster recently released a plan she terms the “Jobs and Opportunity Agenda.” Kuster highlighted the state’s relatively low jobless rate, saying the challenge now is to provide New Hampshire students the training they need to [...]

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Article, CTE Promotion|0 Comments