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 NOCTI Sessions at ACTE CareerTech VISION 2017

Are you planning on attending the 2017 ACTE CareerTech VISION Conference, December 6-9? If you haven't registered and would like to attend you may do so by visiting ACTE's conference website.
NOCTI and our partners have put together a series of presentations, and we would love to see you there. Check out the sessions highlighted below.

  • NOCTI Pre-session: Explore Quality Credentials
    Date/Time: Wednesday, December 6; 1-4pm
    Location: TBD
    Facilitators: Heidi Speese and Mandy McCall, NOCTI

Register for the NOCTI-Sponsored Pre-Session here.

  • Credential Coordination
    Date/Time: Wednesday, December 6; 1-4pm
    Location: Governor's Ballroom D
    Presenters: NOCTI Customer Care and Outreach team
  • Your Introduction to Teaching in CTE: Essential Things to Know
    Date/Time: Wednesday, December 6; 1-5pm
    Location: TBD
    Presenters: Dr. John Foster - President/CEO, NOCTI
    Dr. Clyde Hornberger, CTE Education Consultant
  • Global Competence, Project Management, and Digital Badges: What’s the Connection?
    Date/Time: Thursday, December 7; 2-3pm
    Location: Delta Island F
    Presenters: Mandy McCall - Project Coordinator, NOCTI
    Diane Fromm - Program Administrator, PMIEF
    Heather Singmaster - Global Competence Project
    Mgmt and Digital Badges, Asia Society

  • Quality Processes Result in Quality Credentials
    Date/Time: Thursday, December 7; 2-3pm
    Location: Ryman Ballroom F
    Presenters: Amie Blooomfield - Executive Vice President, NOCTI
    Teresa Maher, ETA
  • The Future of Robotics in Manufacturing
    Date/Time: Thursday, December 7; 3:15-4:15pm
    Location: Governor’s Ballroom C
    Presenters: Anne Gielczyk - Manager Nocti Business Solutions
    Paul Aiello, FANUC
  • Resources for New CTE Teachers through ACTE
    Date/Time: Thursday, December 7; 4:30-5:30pm
    Location: Lincoln D Room
    Presenters: Dr. Pam Foster - CTE Education Consultant
    Dr. Kathleen McNally - School improvement Specialist,
    Southern Regional Education Board
  • Pioneering the Simulated Workplace
    Date/Time: Thursday, December 7; 4:30-5:30pm
    Location: Governor’s Chamber E
    Presenters: Heidi Speese - Customer Care and Outreach
    Manager, NOCTI
    Adam Canter - Manager, WV Department of
  • Becoming a CTE Administrator
    Date/Time: Friday, December 8; 10:30-11:30am
    Location: Lincoln C
    Presenters: Dr. John Foster - President/CEO, NOCTI
    Dr. Clyde Hornberger, CTE Education Consultant
  • The Transparency Credentialing Initiative: What You Should Know!
    Date/Time: Friday, December 8; 2-3:00pm
    Location: Governor’s Chamber B
    Presenters: Dr. John Foster - President/CEO, NOCTI
    Jeanne Kitchens, Center for Workforce Development,
    Southern Illinois University
  • Technical Excellence Recognition and Digital Badging
    Date/Time: Friday, December 8; 3:15-4:15pm
    Location: Governor’s Ballroom D
    Presenters: Dr. John Foster - President/CEO, NOCTI
    Tony Oran - Director of Training and Higher Education,
    Festo Didactic
    JR Hoyer - PLS 3rd Learning
Visit ACTE's conference webpage for more information to learn more about the above presentations.


 Credential Corner

ACTE's CareerTech VISION 2017 will once again be host to NOCTI's Credential Corner! Join NOCTI and our partners- at least 12 different credential providers- to learn about certificate programs, curriculum, and other resources for the CTE community. Look for the large overhead sign and colored carpet in this high-traffic area in the Career Tech Expo Hall. This open, informal venue is where you'll be able to ask questions with not only a NOCTI representative, but also a representative from each of the organizations listed below:

  • American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC)
  • American Culinary Federation (ACF)
  • American Medical Certification Association (AMCA)
  • A*S*K Business Institute
  • Electronics Technicians Association (ETA)
  • Home Builders Institute (HBI)
  • International Sign Association (ISA)
  • Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC)
  • MBAResearch
  • National Healthcareer Association (NHA)
  • Nocti Business Solutions (NBS)
  • Project Management Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF)
  • SpaceTEC
Exhibit times are Thursday, December 7th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Friday, December 8th from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Be sure to stop by and visit - we look forward to chatting with you!


 ACTE CareerTech VISION 2017 NOCTI Pre-Session! Explore Quality Credentials

Expand your ACTE CareerTech VISION 2017 experience by participating in a NOCTI-sponsored pre-session which will be held in conjunction with the conference in Nashville, Tennessee. The pre-session will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 1:00-4:00pm CST at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel. Register for this pre-conference session to learn about the NOCTI program and how you can leverage almost 50 industry credentials, as well as 120 other opportunities for college credit, digital badges, and national recognition. This deep dive session will also introduce participants to key strategies for using data for improvement.

Our goal is to equip you with the skills you need to become your local NOCTI expert. Participants will earn a digital badge for participation in this interactive session and also receive a voucher for $100 worth of pre-tests!

The cost to attend the pre-session is $100, you will be invoiced by NOCTI upon registration.

Click here to register!



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