From Our Desk to Yours

A Career & Technical Education blog.

Yakima School District: The Value of Industry Involvement

Industry involvement plays a major role in the sustainability of Yakima School District’s (YSD) Career and Technical Education program. In collaboration with local employers, YSD is actively working to prepare the next generation of professionals for careers. In fact, YSD has been so successful that industry is now relying on
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Answering the “Why?” for Students

As industry changes, Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs prepare the future workforce and help students make the connection between what they are learning and why.  Most CTE programs require students to demonstrate their

Pathways Beyond the 12th Grade: Perry Technical Institute

Nathaniel Hull, dean of education at Perry Technical Institute, meets with Precision Exams to talk about how they are preparing students to meet the needs of industry in a rapidly evolving technological world.   Working with the local CTE director, Perry Technical Institute allows students to receive advanced credit

Yakima School District: The Value of Certification

Yakima School District has taken a hands-on approach to its Career and Technical Education certification process. Precision Exams‘ reports allow the superintendent and CTE director to continually review the performance of both their programs and students to ensure that students are being taught the skills and knowledge needed to succeed.  Yakima School District

Creating A Student Pipeline: Perry Technical Institute Nathan Hull

Nathaniel Hull, dean of education at Perry Technical Institute, meets with Precision Exams to talk about the success of their articulation agreement with local high school districts to prepare career–ready students to graduate at an astounding rate.   Focusing on scalability and sustainability, Perry Technical Institute uses Precision Exams’ industry–recognized standards and
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Webinar Recap

Direct From Industry: BPA Students Are Career Ready, But Who Knows It? Thanks to all who joined us for the webinar, “Direct From Industry: BPA Students Are Career Ready, But Who Knows It?” And, a huge thank you to our wonderful partner, Business Professionals of America, for hosting the event!   It’s no secret that industry and education speak different
Industry-Blog

Are your students “Industry Ready”?

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the South Carolina Education and Business Summit, and the common theme among the conference was “industry recognized credentials” (IRC). While industry recognition is very important, it is

For the Makers of Tomorrow

At Precision Exams, we believe Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs are better positioned to engage students in school.  This engagement results in increased high school graduation rates, students that are better prepared for postsecondary

CTE Advantage

Get certifications for your students and get valuable data that proves the great work you are doing in your classroom. Are you a CTE superhero? Prove it with Precision Exams.