Superintendent’s Memo #132-12

State seal, Commonwealth of Virginia

COMMONWEALTH of VIRGINIA
Department of Education

May 18, 2012

TO:  Division Superintendents

FROM:  Patricia I. Wright, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT:  2012-2013 Video Streaming Training Sessions for Career and Technical Education (CTE) Administrators

The Office of Career and Technical Education Services is pleased to announce a series of twelve training sessions to be held during the 2012-2013 school year for new and experienced CTE administrators.  All training sessions will be delivered by video streaming on Thursday, 1:30-3 p.m. as scheduled below.  The goal is to provide sustained professional development on the responsibilities of the CTE administrator, identify resources, and provide support throughout the school year.  All CTE administrators are strongly encouraged to participate.  The sessions will be recorded and archived on the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) Web site.

2012-2013 CTE Administrator Training

DATE

SESSION

TITLE

June 2l, 2012

1

Navigating the VDOE Web Site

June 28, 2012

2

Navigating the CTE Resource Center Web Site

July 19, 2012

3

Health and Safety and Department of Labor and Industry Regulations

August 16, 2012

4

Implementing Career Clusters:  Virginia’s Best Practices

September 20, 2012

5

Beginning-of-Year:  Financial Information, Reimbursements, and Reports

October 11, 2012

6

Using Data for Program Planning and Continuous Improvement

November 8, 2012

7

Selecting Appropriate Industry Certification Examinations

December 13, 2012

8

Career Clusters and  Academic and Career Plans of Study:  Virginia’s Best Practices

January 31, 2013

9

The 2012-2014 CTE Local Plan and Budget Submission 

February 14, 2013

10

Career Clusters:  Virginia’s Best Practices and Resources

March 14, 2013

11

End-of-Year Financial Reports and Federal Program Monitoring Self-Assessment

April 18, 2013

12

Completer Follow-Up

Directions for login to the video streaming sessions will be provided to CTE administrators before each scheduled session.

If you have any questions, please contact Lolita B. Hall, director, Office of Career and Technical Education Services at CTE@doe.virginia.gov or by telephone at (804) 225-2051.

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