News and Events

Upcoming Events


Reaching Future Students with STEM Summer Camps

April 25, 2014 - 1:00 -2:00 pm Central - Free Webinar

The National CTC is presenting a free webinar for CCN members. Instructors - David Keathly from the University of North Texas and Elizabeth Halweg from Fox Valley Technical College - are veteran CCN members with lots of practical experience running successful STEM summer camps. Join us to learn more about planning and conducting successful STEM summer camps. The hope is that you'll leave the webinar better prepared to implement your own camp.


Summer Working Connections - North

June 2-6, 2014 - Appleton, WI
Working Connections IT Faculty Development Institute offers cutting-edge, cost-effect professional development opportunities to current high school and community college faculty that is often only available through expensive commercial training.  Working Connections makes the newest technologies and industry trends available to attendees, as well as encourages the kind of networking and collaboration among educational and business leaders that can strengthen any IT educational program.

 

WASTC Academy Conference at Cal Poly Pomona

June 16-20, 2014 - Pomona, CA

The Western Academy Support and Training Center is excited to announce the dates for the Regional Academy Conference. 3 Day Pre-conference: June 16 - 18 Paths includes Cisco Instructor Training, and several sessions from our partners. These sessions are 3 full days each. 2 Day Academy Conference: June 19 - 20 Paths includes Getting to Know the Cisco Academy for K - 12, Cyber Competitions, Advanced Technologies, Distance learning options, Jobs, and more. These are short 45 - 90 min sessions. Or attend both the 3 Day Intensive, and the 2 day Academy Conference!

 

Summer Working Connections - South

June 23-27, 2014 - Jacksonville, FL
Working Connections IT Faculty Development Institute offers cutting-edge, cost-effect professional development opportunities to current high school and community college faculty that is often only available through expensive commercial training.  Working Connections makes the newest technologies and industry trends available to attendees, as well as encourages the kind of networking and collaboration among educational and business leaders that can strengthen any IT educational program.

 

Summer Working Connections - Texas

July 7-11, 2014 - Frisco, TX
Working Connections IT Faculty Development Institute offers cutting-edge, cost-effect professional development opportunities to current high school and community college faculty that is often only available through expensive commercial training.  Working Connections makes the newest technologies and industry trends available to attendees, as well as encourages the kind of networking and collaboration among educational and business leaders that can strengthen any IT educational program.

 

HI-TEC Conference

July 21-24, 2014 - Chicago, IL

HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education where secondary and postsecondary educators, counselors, industry professionals, trade organizations, and technicians can update their knowledge and skills. Charged with Educating America’s Technical Workforce, the event focuses on the preparation needed by the existing and future workforce for companies in the high-tech sectors that drive our nation’s economy.

 

NCPN Conference

October 12-14, 2014 - Orlando, FL

Increasing numbers of people, institutions, and agencies are recognizing that Career Pathways is what this country needs to bring relevancy to education and increased skills to the workplace. This will lead to more qualified graduates and increased economic prosperity for all. The annual National Career Pathways Network conference brings together practitioners from secondary, postsecondary, and business to network, listen, and learn from each other. They include those who work with traditional students and those who focus on adult education learners.

 

ATE PI Conference

October 22-24, 2014 - Washington D.C.

The ATE Principal Investigators conference brings together key people working on ATE projects across the country to focus on the critical issues related to advanced technological education. Conference attendees represent community colleges, business and industry, secondary school systems, four-year colleges, and research and development centers covering projects in a wide variety of areas such as: information technology, engineering technology, micro- and nanotechnologies, chemical technology, biotechnology, and others.

 

STEMtech Conference

November 9-12, 2014 - Denver, CO

The STEMtech conference is an international convening that emphasizes increasing student success in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) at all levels. Over 400 sessions focus on improving STEM education, better aligning educational systems with each other and local workforce needs, and exploring technology's role in the teaching and learning processes.

 

North Texas Community College Technology Forum

November 14, 2014 - Frisco, TX

The Texas Community College Technology Forum provides an opportunity for Texas education technologists to convene and discuss trends, innovations and best practices in administrative, instructional and research computing technology. This day-long forum will feature inspirational speakers, workshops and an exhibit area. The conference is being offered at no charge to educators, administrators and non-profit entities interested in technology in higher education. Running concurrently will be the Cloud and Emerging Convergence Summit, a special professional development track throughout the day.

Call for Presentations. Please submit your proposed presentation by June 6th.


Winter Working Connections

December 15-17, 2014 - Frisco, TX
Working Connections IT Faculty Development Institute offers cutting-edge, cost-effect professional development opportunities to current high school and community college faculty that is often only available through expensive commercial training.  Working Connections makes the newest technologies and industry trends available to attendees, as well as encourages the kind of networking and collaboration among educational and business leaders that can strengthen any IT educational program.


 

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CTC in the News

Collin College Continuing Education Catalog, Summer, 2014
IT Student Profiles

Collin College, Winter, 2013
Cybersecurity: Protecting business and personal data

Frisco Style Magazine, October 2, 2013
A Leg Up on the Competition

ATE@20 Blog, September 16, 2013
CTC's BILT Identify Trends to Keep Curriculum Current

Florida State College Press Release, August 22, 2013

FSCJ’s Academic Systems Director appointed to state advisory board on online bachelor’s degrees

Lansing Community College Press Release, August 5, 2013

LCC Launches Three New Certificate Programs for Tech-inclined Students

EdTech Focus on Higher Education, May 10, 2013
Are the Days of the IT Specialist Numbered?

Georgia Southern University News, February 18, 2013

Impacting the Field of Convergence Technology

 

Past News and Events

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