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2017 CTE Annual Conference Program

Tuesday, February 7

7 – 8:50 a.m.

Registration                                                                         Lobby Breakfast                Kaw Nation & Big Basin Rooms  

7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Microsoft Certification Kansas Test Fest                             Cottonwood Board Room (Hotel Side) Pre-registration required at: https://kansastestfest.eventbrite.com

9 – 10:30 a.m.

Opening Session                                                                                                                Kaw Nation & Big Basin Rooms    

Washburn Tech Stick-a-bod Performance                                                                                                   

Welcome & Announcements: Joe Ryan, Smoky Hill Education Service Center                                          

State of CTE: Jay Scott, Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE)                                         

Keynote: Roger Tadajewski, Executive Director, National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3)


10:30 – 11

Exhibitor Expo                                                                                                                    Pre-function Space


11 – 11:50 a.m.

Ram Nation Spirit Store: Student Operated Campus Store                                                      Flint Hills Room

Dig Into Feeding the World with Soil                                                                                      Kings Room 

Individual Plans of Study Advisor Model                                                                                 Konza Prairie Room

Championing Technical Education                                                                                          Alcove Room

Seniors Empowered: Individual Drive & Purpose for Post-Graduation Success                           Tuttle Room

Promoting Learning with Competitions                                                                                    McDowell Room

Microsoft Imagine Academy Q&A Session                                                                               Big Blue River & Ft. Riley Rooms (Hotel Side)


12 – 1 p.m.

 Lunch                                                                                                                      Kaw Nation & Big Basin Rooms  


1 – 2:50 p.m.

Trends in Entrepreneurship Education                                                                                      Kings Room    

Tips & Tricks for Teaching Anatomy & Physiology/Human Body Systems                                     Alcove Room


1 – 1:50 p.m.

Using Press Associations to Support Student Publications & Media                                             Flint Hills Room

Meeting SECD Standards in Family & Consumer Sciences Education                                          Konza Prairie Room

IPS from A to Z                                                                                                                  Tuttle Room

Making Math & Science Relevant through Technical Education                                                     McDowell Room

Warm Up Your Class with Icebreakers!                                                                                     Big Blue River & Ft. Riley Rooms (Hotel Side)


2 – 2:50 p.m.

Learning Design from the Award Winners                                                                                    Flint Hills Room

STEM: Starting at Square One & Beyond. Building STEM Pathways                                             Konza Prairie Room

Show & Tell                                                                                                                              Kaw Nation Room

Student Assessment & Data Analysis Using Precision Exams                                                        Big Basin Room

Collaborating with Postsecondary to Build a Strong IPS                                                                Tuttle Room

The Impact of CTSOs                                                                                                               McDowell Room

PBL: Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse                                                                                       Big Blue River & Ft. Riley Rooms (Hotel Side)


3 – 4:50 p.m.

AV Communications Curriculum Swapping                                                                                   Big Basin Room     

Generating Excitement: KidWind Challenge                                                                                 Big Blue River & Ft. Riley Rooms (Hotel Side)


3 – 3:50 p.m.  

Recruiting Your Replacement!                                                                                                    Flint Hills Room

Doing More with Less                                                                                                                Kings Room

Making the Most of the MBA Conclave: Resources for Business Educators

            Daniels Fund                        MBA State Assessment Instructions                                     Konza Prairie Room

CTE Coordinators Update                                                                                                          Kaw Nation Room

Making CTSOs Work in a Small School                                                                                      Alcove Room

Technology? It’s Not Your Grandparent’s Shop/Classroom                                                          Tuttle Room

Skills Based Grading for Project Based Learning (SBG for PBL)                                                    McDowell Room


4 – 4:50 p.m.

Project Management Provides College & Career Readiness Strategies           Additional handout                              Flint Hills Room

Redefining the Instructional Process for the CTE Classroom                                                        Kings Room

After the Caps & Gowns                                                                                                          Konza Prairie Room

A Selfie, Could it be Art?                                                                                                         Kaw Nation Room

Food, Contests, FCCLA Star Events Developing the snack,  Culinary Standards   Spec 1,            Alcove Room

                                                        Final project

Creating a Statewide Mentoring Program                                                                                  Tuttle Room

Health & Bio Sciences Lessons, Projects & Resources                                                               McDowell Room


5 – 6 p.m.

Exhibitor Expo                                                                                                                         Pre-function Space

Social                                                                                                        Washburn Tech Town Hallway Complimentary refreshments provided                                                                                                     Sponsored by Trane and Washburn Tech

Wednesday, February 8th                                                                                                                                                                                                             

7 – 8:20 a.m.

Breakfast                                                                                                                   Kaw Nation Room


8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

KSDE Help Room                                                                                                        Big Basin Room


8 – 8:50 a.m.

SWPRSC Perkins Consortium Meeting      2nd semester report                                        Flint Hills Room

Smoky Hill Perkins Consortium Advisory Committee Meeting                                            Kings Room

Greenbush Perkins Consortium Advisory Committee Meeting                                            Konza Prairie Room

ESSDACK Perkins Consortium Advisory Committee Meeting                                            Alcove Room

Clearwater Perkins Consortium Advisory Committee Meeting                                             Tuttle Room

Perfect Match: Integrating SECD Standards in CTE                                                          McDowell Room


9 – 9:50 a.m.

Integrating Agriculture into the Middle & High School Science Classroom                            Flints Hills Room

Redesigning the Fashion, Apparel & Interior Design Career Preparation Program

4 year plan-apparel           17-18 Visual Arts Design Sheet & (new)                                    Kings Room

Activating an Entrepreneurial Mindset in High School Students                                          Konza Prairie Room

Career Cruising + IPS = Success                      Handout                                                   Alcove Room

Pinterest: The Answer to All Questions                                                                            Tuttle Room

Hybrid CNA Course for High School Students                                                                   McDowell Room


10 – 11:50 a.m.

Kuder Navigator Career Planning System for Secondary Students                                        McDowell Room


10 – 10:50 a.m.

Electrify Your Future: Energy Partnership & Pathway                                     Flint Hills Room

Contextualizing Health Science in Health Disparities Research                                              Kings Room

Teaching as a Career Starter Kit                                                                                        Konza Prairie Room

AV Communications Curriculum Swapping                                                                          Kaw Nation Room

A New Partnership: The Accounting Pilot & Bridge Project & the AICPA                                Alcove Room

Empowering Your Students                                                                                                Tuttle Room


11 – 11:50 a.m.

Using Free Web Tools to do Assessment                                                                            Flint Hills Room

Tiger Prints               Slideshow                                                                                        Kings Room

Next-Gen Testing                                                                                                              Konza Prairie Room

Developing Life Literacy: FACS Middle Level Teaching Resource                                           Alcove Room

Training Aids on a Budget                                                                                                  Tuttle Room


12 – 1 p.m.

Boxed Lunch                                                                                                         Kaw Nation Room

Safe travels home