Career Technical Education

Delivering Quality College and Career Readiness

 

Career Technical Education provides courses that integrate technical training and academics to help students develop the knowledge and skills needed for transitioning to career training, post-secondary education and the workforce. This educational philosophy balances academics with real-world problem solving and relevance in 15 high-employing industry sectors.

The CTE program includes the CTE Model Curriculum Standards aligned with Common Core State Standards and Partnership for 21st Century Skills. Standards for Career Ready Practice describe workplace skills that are expected from graduating students.

For further information, please contact (562) 922-6850.
Programs & Services
Career Technical Education Incentive Grant Technical Assistance Career Technical Education Incentive Grant Technical Assistance
Los Angeles County Office of Education – Career Technical Education (LACOE-CTE) provides technical assistance, curriculum/professional development, and monitoring/documentation/reporting services to Career Technical Education Incentive Grant (CTEIG) recipients in Los Angeles and Orange counties. ...Read more
Credential ServicesCredential Services
Los Angeles County Office of Education - Career Technical Education (LACOE-CTE) is an approved Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) Program Sponsor for the Designated Subjects (DS) Credentials for Career Technical Education, Adult Education, and Supervision and Coordination. ...Read more
Curriculum and InstructionCurriculum and Instruction
Los Angeles County Office of Education - Career Technical Education (LACOE-CTE) offers professional development, technical assistance, and curriculum resources to school districts and ROCPs within Los Angeles County....Read more
Apprenticeship ProgramsApprenticeship Programs
Los Angeles County Office of Education - Career Technical Education (LACOE-CTE) cooperates with trade program sponsors to assist in offering the related classroom instruction component of seven apprenticeship training programs. ...Read more
CTE Conferences & Events
CTEIG Professional DevelopmentCTEIG Professional Development
The CTEIG Professional Development calendar provides a list of workshops scheduled for Fall 2016. Click here to visit the CTEIG page and view the calendar. Workshop registrations are posted approximately one month prior to the work date. ...Read more
2017 Educating for Careers Conference2017 Educating for Careers Conference
March 5 - 7, 2017 - Sacramento...Read more
88th Annual CITEA (California Industrial and Technology Education Association) Conference88th Annual CITEA (California Industrial and Technology Education Association) Conference
Save the date: Friday, March 31st and Saturday, April 1st 2017 WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Teachers in machining, welding, graphics, CAD, carpentry, automotive technology, wood technology, STEM or engineering in a California K-12 system or community college. More information: www.citea.org ...Read more
Contacts
Career Technical Education
Rosa Valdez Project Director III Sandra Carrasco 
Division Secretary 
(562) 922-6850
Apprenticeships
Linda Matzek Coordinator II Beth Elchico
Admin. Coordinator/Fiscal Credentials
Linda Matzek Coordinator II Lucy Domingo CTE & AE Credential Specialist (562) 922-6798   CTEIG Freddy Saucedo Coordinator II (562) 922-6709 Contract Consultants: Karen Nelson Nancy Wagner Bea Zavala (562) 922-6850