Welcome to the Professional Development Center of the Career and Technical Education Assistance Center of NY. The resources you will find here are selected to provide educators with tools they can use to implement successful CTE programs. Additionally, you will find current research relevant to CTE educators. Use the navigation box on the left to access these resources.
Description: To hear the speech of the real America, to smell the grass and the tress, to see the colors and the light--these were John Steinbeck's goals as he set out, at the age of fifty-eight, to rediscover the country he had been writing about for so many years. With Charley, his French poodle, Steinbeck drives the interstates and the country roads, dines with truckers, encounters bears at Yellowstone and old friends in San Francisco. And he reflects on the American character, racial hostility, on a p...Read more
Description: Fourteen-year-old Henry, wishing to honor his brother Franklin's dying wish, sets out to hike Maine's Mount Katahdin with his best friend and dog. But fate adds another companion--the Cambodian refugee accused of fatally injuring Franklin--and reveals troubles that predate the accident.
Computer Systems and network Administration (CSNA) at Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES is a two-year approved program. The program has a high student attendance rate (93%) and a high student success rate (100%). The program enjoys good support from the Board and administration and, as a result, the facilities and the equipment are up-to-date with industry standards and provide students with a high-quality learning environment
This is a beginner's guide to classroom implementation of the iPad. Explore the many uses of the iPad in your classroom. Learn what you need to know to integrate this great educational tool successfully. We will discuss the many questions you may have and some you haven't thought of. Many resources to get your started will be shared. This webinar is for the teacher who has never used an ipad in the classroom.
Presenter: Michael Dionne, mdionne57@gma...Read more
Questions have been answered. All things have been considered. I've got my iPads. Now what? We will discuss the iPad from its basic functions to the many apps available for student use. You will learn to use the iPad to plan, execute, and assess your classroom activities. Several apps will be discussed that can be used in most every classroom
Description: Vincent van Goghone of the 19th century's most brilliant artistswill forever be remembered as the Dutchman who cut off his ear. But this incident only underscores the passion that consumed hima passion that, when he took up painting at age 27, infused his work. Whether painting a portrait, a landscape, or a still life, Van Gogh sought to capture the vibrant spirit of his subject. It didn't matter that others found his work too unconventional. Van Gogh persevered. And as he moved from the cold...Read more