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CTAT/ACTE Excellence Awards
The CTAT/ACTE Excellence Awards promote excellence in career and technical education. CTAT/ACTE recognizes those individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to CTE, programs that exemplify the highest standards and organizations that have conducted activities to promote and expand CTE programs. Award winners serve as inspirational leaders to ACTE: they embody the core values of serving their students and being committed to CTE.
State Excellence Awards are presented annually at the CTAT Awards Banquet in conjunction with CTAT's Summer Conference. Please join CTAT and more than 100 banquet attendees at this event celebrating career and technical educators who make a difference in students' lives every day. Winners advance to represent Texas in the Region IV ACTE awards program. Region IV winners advance to the national ACTE award program level.
Nomination Deadline December 1, 2018—for association members who have contributed to the success of CTE through the quality of their work and their involvement in the CTE community.
Application Deadline January 14, 2019.
Congratulations to our 2018 Member Award Winners
State Administrator of the Year: Kevin Ross, Bryan ISD
Career Guidance Award: Candace McGowan, Grapevine-Colleyville ISD
Marketing Instructional Council
New Teacher of the Year: Colleen Lockwood, Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD
Experienced Teacher of the Year: Lee Geffert, Richardson ISD
Technology and Engineering Instructional Council
Teacher of Excellence: Pam Cook, El Paso ISD
Program of Excellence: Stephen F. Austin Middle School, Bryan ISD
Final Executive Secretary of TTEE: Bob Behnke
Deadline May 1, 2019—for groups and individuals from the education, business and industry communities that have contributed to the improvement, promotion, development and progress of CTE.
Congratulations to our 2018 Winners