Career & Technical Education (CTE) Assistance

Are you looking for a specific CTE form or resource? Check out the links below to see if we have what you need. Still can't find it? Please contact us for help and we'll try to make it available for download.

Resources and Forms

Below is a list of resources available on the Michigan Department of Education, Career & Technical Education Instructional Programs website.  Unless otherwise noted below, click on the website's document name to see the information.
   AYES  (dynamic partnership among participating auto manufacturers, local dealers & selected high schools
      & tech prep schools
   Career Cluster & CIP Codes by Consultant pdf
   Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO) Organizations & Directors
   CTE Standards: Career Clusters pdf
   CTEIS (Career & Technical Education Information System) Reports
   Family Consumer Science (FCS non-wage earning) resources
   New CTE Program Application Process
   New CTE Program Program Application Tool Kit pdf
   Program Advisory Committee Tool Kit pdf
   Request for Transfer of a State-Approved CTE Program, Fiscal Agency, Operating District and/or Building
      (this is a fillable form, or it can be printed and completed by hand)
   Request to Remove State Approval of a CTE Program
      (this is a fillable form, or it can be printed and completed by hand)
    Teacher Certification Requirements by Career Cluster & CIP Code for 2017-18 pdf 

Below is a list of resources available on the Michigan Department of Education, Career & Technical Education Monitoring website.  Unless otherwise noted below, click on the website's document name to see the information.
   CIP Self-Review
   Civil Rights Compliance
   Civil Rights Resources
   Technical Review Assistance & Compliance (TRAC) Manual pdf
   Data Interview Questions pdf
   Finance Interview Questions pdf
   Finance TRAC Checklist pdf
   Data TRAC Checklist pdf
   Grants TRAC Checklist pdf

Below is a list of resources available on the Michigan Department of Education, Career & Technical Education Notable Resources website.  Unless otherwise noted below, click on the website's document name to see the information.
   CTE Administrator Manual pdf
   Career Education Planning District (CEPD) Map pdf
   CTE Posters & Brochures

Below is a list of resources available on the Michigan Department of Education, Career & Technical Education CTE Skills Assessments website.  Unless otherwise noted below, click on the website's document name to see the information.
   The list of resources on this page is rather extensive and information is updated on an annual basis, if not
   more often.  Information is available at this site about the individual State-Approved CTE Programs that
   require assessments each spring.  You will find numerous documents and resources pertaining to these
   assessments, which will assist you and your district.
  
Below is a list of resources available on the Michigan Department of Education, Career & Technical Education Statewide Articulation website.  Unless otherwise noted below, click on the website's document name to see the information.
   This site contains links to many college and university articulation agrements for district CTE programs.
   There is also a pdf of an MDE/OCTE Articulation Agreement Template and additional resources your
   district may find helpful.


   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design 1 Yr Semesters)
   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design 2 Yr Semesters)
   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design Multiyear Semesters)
   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design 1 Yr Trimesters)
   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design 2 Yr Trimesters)
   Segment Mapping Form (Instructional Design Multiyear Trimesters)
 

 

Administrative Guide for CTE in Michigan
Annual Notice of CTE Opportunities
Articulation - Statewide Articulation website link  
Core Performance Indicators (CPIs) - Explanation
Core Performance Indicators (CPIs) - How to Generate Reports in CETIS
CPI Reports - download from CTEIS (link)
CTE Funding/Added Cost Resources
CTE Teacher Endorsement Codes/Courses to Teach

CTEIS - data links from MDE
Guidelines for Awarding Credit in CTE
OCTE FAQ reference manual
Programs of Study - Grand Rapids Community College
Pupil Accounting Manual
So How Do I Find What Industry Certifications are Available by Industry?
State-approved CTE CIP Codes List 
2016-17
Teacher Certification Verification
TRAC Document Checklist
TRAC (old) Notebook tabs
TRAC FCS update Process flowchart
TRAC Wage Pgm update Process flowchart
When is this CTE Report Due?

QUICK LINKS 

TRAC   
CTE Skills Assessments  
CTEIS Log-in  
PTD Technology/CTEIS    
MCCTE/Navigator
MDE CTE Instructional Programs Info  
MDE-Office of Career Technical Education  
MOECS (MI Online Educator Certification System)  
Promoting CTE

Upcoming Events

February 19
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy
6:00 PM
Mary Free Bed Professional Building, 350 Lafayette Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Rehabilitation & Therapy
Date: Feb 19
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Mary Free Bed Professional Building, 350 Lafayette Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Calendar: Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Please note the location of this event.  It will be at the Mary Free Bed Professional Building, not the main rehabilitation hospital.


Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
February 26
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Mental Health Services
6:00 PM
Postma Center At Pine Rest, 300 68th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Mental Health Services
Date: Feb 26
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Postma Center At Pine Rest, 300 68th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548, USA
Calendar: Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
March 5
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Public Safety & Law Enforcement
6:00 PM
Grand Rapids Police Department, 1, Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Public Safety & Law Enforcement
Date: Mar 5
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Grand Rapids Police Department, 1, Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Calendar: Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
March 12
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Engineering & Manufacturing
6:00 PM
Swoboda, 4108 52nd St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Engineering & Manufacturing
Date: Mar 12
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: Swoboda, 4108 52nd St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512, USA
Calendar: Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Music, Arts, & Communication
6:00 PM
DeVos Performance Hall Scene Shop, 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Talk & Tour Career Series: Careers in Music, Arts, & Communication
Date: Mar 12
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: DeVos Performance Hall Scene Shop, 303 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, USA
Calendar: Career Readiness Event Calendar
Students, you and your parents or guardians are encouraged to attend this valuable career preparation event.

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors. Through an informal "talk show style" format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a rewarding career that matches your interests, abilities, and the job market.

This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an important action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace.

Registration for our Talk & Tour events opens one month before each event.
Visit http://www.kentisd.org/instructional-services/career-readiness/students/programs/talk--tour-career-series/ to get more information or to register for this event.

Each month new industries, segments, or topics will be highlighted.
Visit the KISD Career Readiness website listed above to see other careers highlighted and more tour options.
PLEASE CONTACT:

Cheryl Williams
Administrative Assistant
cherylwilliams@kentisd.org
616-365-2295