Focuses on the management, marketing and the use of electronic technologies to access, use and manipulate information within personal, family, workplace, community, and global contexts. This cluster challenges students to expand their confidence, experience, and skills as innovators and leaders.
Focuses on a vast array of challenging and rewarding careers in health care, community supports, recreation, cosmetology, food services, tourism, and law.
Provides students with the flexibility to adapt to various situations relating to design, communication, and fashion. This cluster includes courses related to art and culture, such as the performing arts, film and video, broadcasting, journalism, writing, creative design, fashion, libraries, and museums.
Focuses on conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources. Students develop the motivation and commitment to work individually and collectively as private citizens and members of the workforce toward the conservation and responsible use of air, energy, forests, land, minerals, water, and wildlife.
This cluster focuses on the skills and knowledge related to the design, construction, fabrication and maintenance of a product. Course relate to manufacturing, processing, utilities, construction, mechanics, fabrication, trades supervision, trades contracting, logistics, transportation and heavy equipment.
Career and Technology Foundations (CTF) is an optional program that allows students to explore their interests and passions as they learn about various career possibilities and occupational areas. The CTF Program of Studies is based on 14 learning outcomes that identify what students are expected to learn and what will be assessed, and are the same for grades 5 to 9.
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CTEC Conference 2018
This award is directed toward the development of life skills in Canadian youth and is available for home economics/family studies teachers. A total of $5,000 is available each year. Click here for more information.
Sneak Peek at CTEC Conference 2018
The theme of our conference this year is A New Frontier
Here is what we have confirmed so far.
If you are interested in presenting or know someone you believe would do a wonderful job of motivating your colleagues connect with our Conference Director - Alicia at firstname.lastname@example.org
Welding Rodeo 2017
Thank You for Your Support!
On behalf of the welding program students and teachers from the
Calgary Board of Education and the Calgary Catholic School District
thank you for supporting the 2017 Calgary High School Welding Rodeo!
Without your generousity this event would not be the tremendous success it was.
Welding Rodeo 2017 Details
Available to CTEC Members Only
Inspiring, Innovative, Collaborative
November 22-24, 2018
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