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CTE Month

February 2017

CTE: Rigor. Relevance. Skills.

This month will showcase career and technical education in Utah's junior highs and high schools. The goal is to feature the opportunities students have to explore a variety of career areas that will equip him/her with the academic knowledge and technical skills vital for entry into the evolving workforce of the 21st century.

During CTE Month:

  • Inform students about the importance of choosing a CTE Pathway.
  • Increase student awareness of careers, education, and training.
  • Strengthen student engagement through the Plan for College and Career Readiness.
  • Increase parent involvement and awareness of CTE programs.
  • Promote discussion of postsecondary options - training, certificates, and degrees.


February is CTE Month.

General Flyer 1
General Flyer 2
Agricultural Education Flyer
Business and Marketing Education Flyer
Family and Consumer Sciences Flyer
Health Science Education Flyer
Information Technology Education Flyer
Skilled and Technical Sciences Education Flyer
Technology and Engineer Education Flyer

CTE Facts

Get the facts. Information highlights career and technical education in Utah.

College and Career Ready through CTE
Infographic highlighting nationwide survey of CTE students and educators.
CTE and Dropout Prevention
CTE courses keep students coming back.
CTE: Education for a Strong Economy
CTE programs are needed to help ensure the strength of our workforce.
CTE Fact Sheet, Utah
Local facts highlighting the role of CTE programs and student participation.
CTE Improves Student Achievement in High School, College and Career
Infographic outlining the benefits of encouraging teens to participate in CTE.
CTE Today!
National facts about CTE, quick fact sheet.
CTE Works!
National research demonstrating the value of CTE.
CTE Works! Survey Results 
National results from 2014 survey demonstrating the value of CTE.
What Is CTE?
Infographic detailing CTE.

CTE Pathways Posters - Pathways and Facts

Promote CTE Month with these print ready posters.

Agriculture Posters - 11"x17"
Business Posters - 11"x17"
Family and Consumer Sciences Posters - 11"x17"
Health Science Posters - 11"x17"
Information Technology Posters - 11"x17"
Skilled and Technical Sciences Posters - 11"x17"
Technology and Engineering Posters - 11"x17"


Includes tips and ideas for promoting career and technical education at the local level.

28 Things to Do During CTE Month
Advocacy for CTE
Door Banners - 24"x74"

Marketing Tips
Pocket CTE Advocacy Card 
Print pages 1-2 and 3-4 double-sided and cut into individual cards.
Promoting CTE Month in the District
Promoting CTE Month in the School
Promoting CTE Month in the Classroom
Sample News Release
Sample Proclamation
Sample PSAs


Start planning today. Includes templates for getting started.

Activity Planning Calendar
Certificate of Participation
Marquee Notification


Use these resources to promote Career and Technical Education.
Bookmark, Pathways

Brochure, CTE: Preparing Student for College and Career - Print | View

CTE Month Pass Along Cards
Print pages 1-2 and 3-4 double-sided and cut into individual cards.



See what students are saying about CTE.

What Students Are Saying about CTE -  Print | View
What Is Your CTE Story? - Educator Version | Student Version 


Share CTE outreach materials for Utah schools.

Media Release Form


Sponsored by the Utah State Office of Education
the Utah Association for Career and Technical Education.