CTE Expo Highlights Student Opportunities

CTE Expo Highlights Student Opportunities
Posted on 01/31/2019
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CTE Expo Highlights Student Opportunities

The Tenth Annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Expo provided students from throughout Alamogordo High School (AHS) face to face opportunities as business leaders, education professionals and others shared their insights to careers in their industry during festivities January 31, 2019.

Recognizing a shift has taken place across the CTE Expo Signnation, Alamogordo Public Schools (APS) has long since embraced the philosophy that the former “vocational education” has transformed into CTE today. CTE programs offered by the Alamogordo Public Schools work to prepare students for employment by enhanced academics and technological education.

The Expo showcased career cluster choices for students and the community.Exhibitors from multiple colleges and universities, health professions, industry, law enforcement, and Holloman Air Force Base showcased their professions at the Expo. Students were given the opportunity to speak with the business and organizations about necessary workplace skills and challenges in the current job market.

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Strengthening and aligning strict content standards to curriculum in all content areas remains a goal of academic success within APS. Opportunities such as the Career Expo – empowers students the chance at career pathway choices while leading them to diplomas, certifications or college/university degrees.

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Coordinated through the Learning Services department of APS, the CTE Expo works with AHS staff and local businesses to put on the event.

"A BIG THANK YOU to all our partners who made the Career Expo at Alamogordo High School a huge success," says Superintendent Jerrett Perry. "We're building and preparing our future - TOGETHER."

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