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 and Spring 2017. Workshop registrations are posted approximately one month prior to the work date. Note, past workshops are also archived along with workshop materials. ...Read more
Mole-Richardson Film/TV Industry Lighting Tour and Education Presentation by Sean GlumaceMole-Richardson Film/TV Industry Lighting Tour and Education Presentation by Sean Glumace
Join us Friday, May 5th from 10am - 1pm for a tour and presentation of the services that Mole-Richardson Co. offers to educational partners including student field trips, workshops, and more....Read more
Career Pathways Leadership Certification-June 23-24, 2017Career Pathways Leadership Certification-June 23-24, 2017
Attention current and future Career Pathways leaders! If you are involved in Career Pathways, career technical education, adult education, counseling, or workforce development and your duties have expanded to include Career Pathways—help is on the way....Read more
28th Annual Career Technical Education (CTE) Fall Conference “The Future of Innovation”28th Annual Career Technical Education (CTE) Fall Conference “The Future of Innovation”
Welcome to the 28th Annual Fall 2017 Career Technical Education (CTE) Conference. Attendees will hear from workshop presenters and keynote speakers that teach, manage, mentor and support student achievement in successful quality CTE programs. ...Read more
Contacts
Career Technical Education Unit
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 Cindy Prentice Coordinator II (562) 922-6541 Freddy Saucedo Coordinator II (562) 922-6709 Contract Consultants: Karen Nelson Nancy Wagner Bea Zavala Lynne Porter (562) 922-6850 CTEIG (OCDE) Amy Kaufman* Career Pathways Administrator (714) 966-3523 Email: AKaufman@ocde.us *Serving CTEIG district awardees in Orange County.