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CETE Staff Present and Host Ohio Networking Event at 2018 National Family & Community Engagement Conference

CETE staff visits IEL National Family and Community Engagement Conference in Cleveland. The National Family and Community Engagement Conference is an annual conference to focus on solutions that enhance and expand engagement through family-school-community partnerships.

CETE Assessment Services Visit 2018 OH ACTE Conference

CETE staff visits the Ohio ACTE Connections in Education conference in Columbus, Ohio. The Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education is the only state-wide, professional organization for all career-technical and adult educators and supporters.

CETE Assessment Services is Prepping for 2018-19 Item-Writing Workshops

The Assessment Services Team at CETE has begun the process of developing the item-writing workshops for the 2018-19 school year. These item-writing workshops are when subject-matter experts work to develop new items for exams CTE students take using the WebXam online testing portal.

2017-18: An Excellent Year for CETE Assessment Services

The CETE Assessment Services team wrapped up the 2017-18 item-writing year in June. Check out the results of a great year with this infographic.

CETE Silent Auction Benefits Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Each year, CETE staff gather to celebrate the end of year holidays and hold a silent auction where we bid on items donated by our staff members. This year, the silent auction raised a total of $1,040 for the Mid-Ohio Foodbank.

CETE Contributes to Field of Adult Education at Regional Conference

CETE staff helped organize, volunteer, and present at the Coalition on Adult Basic Education/Ohio Association for Adult and Continuing Education (COABE/OAACE) Regional Institute in Cleveland, Ohio. The Coalition on Adult Basic Education/Ohio Association for Adult and Continuing Education (COABE/OAACE) Regional Institute to represent and serve the providers of adult education in Ohio.

CETE Staff Member & Colleagues Develop a Tool to Evaluate Learning Technology

One of CETE's Instructional Development Specialists, Cara North, has co-developed a tool to help people evaluate what technology should and should not be implemented in their workplace or school. This new tool, which is named Context Pilot and Reporting (CPR).

CETE Assessment Services Gears up for Another Year of Test Item Development Workshops for Ohio Courses

Each year, CETE offers item-writing workshops and technical assistance to support the development of end-of-course tests for the Ohio Departments of Education and Higher Education. This year, CETE staff will deliver workshops for subject matter experts from around the state to create end of course exams for the field of Information Technology.

Webinar: Reviving Family Engagement with Universal Design for Learning

CETE Program Director Barbara Boone will present a webinar on October 11, 2017 with Ron Rogers from the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI). In the live webinar, they will share the basic concepts of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and offer ideas for using multiple means of engagement, representation and expression to give fresh perspectives on the opportunities schools create for families to support student learning.

DACUM Welcomes Beekeeper Panel

CETE was abuzz earlier this year when a group of eight beekeepers participated in a DACUM workshop. According to Denise Ellsworth, Ohio State Extension, the panel of beekeepers from Ohio and West Virginia brought a combined total of nearly 200 years of beekeeping experience!