CTE Director Meetings

2020 CTE Director Winter Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2020 Winter CTE Director Meeting. The meeting will be held on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at the Scarritt Bennett Center in Nashville, TN. 

Registration options will include registration for the New CTE Director Academy, which will be on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, from 1-4 p.m. in the multi-media room of the Tennessee tower. Click here to register. A link to hotel reservations will be included in your meeting registration confirmation email. The hotel reservation deadline is Jan. 8, 2020. Meeting registration is due Feb. 2, 2020. 
The Tennessee Directors of Career and Technical Education’s Legislative Breakfast will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. For additional information about this event, please see related post.

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2020 Legislative Breakfast

The Tennessee Association of Career and Technical Education and the Tennessee Directors of Career and Technical Education cordially invite you to attend the 2020 Legislative Breakfast.

Please join us on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 7 a.m. CT for breakfast and the opportunity to meet with members of the Tennessee General Assembly to discuss Tennessee Career and Technical Education programming.

Registration is now open. Click here to register. Please complete registration by 11:59 pm CT on February 1, 2020.

Click to view the 2020 Legislative Breakfast Invitation.

Please contact sbisho14@utk.edu with any questions.

CTE Director Meetings

Fall Meeting Materials

Welcome to LEAD Conference.

Click for the TDCTE Agenda for the Business Meeting: TDCTE Business Meeting – Fall 2019 

Click for the July Meeting Minutes: TDCTE Business Meeting Minutes Summer 2019

Legislative Breakfast Slideshow 2020 Instructions

Click on the link to the Google Folder.  Choose your region and CORE region of the state.  Make a folder and label the folder with your district name.  Finally, insert no more than 3-5 pictures in the folder captions are allowed.

Google Folder: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1xt5bXbtJLlF9lMfagznWWf8YppCw3AQl?usp=sharing

Trailblazer Award: TDCTE TrailblazerAward 19-20

Pioneer Award: TDCTE Pioneer Application 19-20

CTE Director Meetings

2019 Fall CTE Director Meeting

Please join us for the 2019 Fall CTE Director meeting to be held at the Music City Center in Nashville (in conjunction with the LEAD conference) on Tuesday, November 5 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., CST. Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. 

Registration and lodging information is available here. Detailed registration and payment instructions are below:  

New CTE Directors (0-3 years) 

  1. Choose new CTE directors (0-3 years) from the Registration Type drop-down list on the first page.  
  2. You will register for the full LEAD conference (including Tuesday’s Fall CTE Director meeting and the Wednesday New CTE Director Academy).  
  3. You will be asked to verify understanding of the substitution/cancellation/refund policy.  
  4. You will not be charged for the conference.  

CTE Directors  

  1. Choose CTE director (4+ years) from the Registration Type drop-down list on the first page.  
  2. Select one of the following:  
  3. Attending Tuesday only ($0) 
  4. Attending Full LEAD conference (current rate minus $130) 
  5. Select payment option 

NOTECTE directors also attending Wednesday and Thursday of LEAD will have $130 of their registration paid for by TN CTE. The registrant will be responsible for the remaining balance.  

LEAD Substitution/cancellation/refund policy for CTE Directors: If they do not cancel their registration by October 31, CTE will be charged for the $275/$130 for their cancelled registration. If CTE directors 4+ years register and pay to attend the rest of LEAD, and they do not substitute someone in their place, they will be refunded no more than 50% of the registration fee (25% after October 20).  

CTE Director Meetings

2019 Spring CTE Director Meeting

Register for the CTE Spring Meeting

The 2019 Spring CTE Director Meeting will take place at the Fairfield Glade Community Club in Fairfield Glade, TN.

Fairfield Glade Community Club
128 Stonehenge Dr.
Fairfield Glade, TN 38558

Phone: 931-707-2052

Room reservations can be made by calling Fairfield Glade directly. To make a reservation, please call Fairfield Glade at 1-888-334-5233 and use the code word TDOE.

Click Here for the registration site to the 2019 Spring CTE Director Meeting. This quarterly meeting, hosted by the Tennessee Department of Education, is open to CTE directors from across the state. The meeting will take place on April 25-26, 2019 at the Fairfield Glade Community Club in Fairfield Glade, Tennessee.

Career Technical Education Spring Meeting time is here.  CTE directors attending the spring meeting will have the opportunity to participate in industry presentations. The industry presentations will feature multiple career clusters and will be coupled with an interactive lesson application. Additional information about industry presentations will be available in the coming weeks.

TDCTE Dinner Event on Thursday

Join us for dinner and fellowship on Thursday!

Where: Fairfield Glade Community Center

When: Thursday, April 25 from 6-9:30 p.m. CT

Price: $15.00 per CTE Director

Guests: Guests are welcome. The price per guest is $25.00.

Accepted Payment Method: Check

Please make sure your check
– includes attendee name(s)
– is written for the correct amount
– is made payable to Tennessee Directors of Career and Technical Education

Mail checks to:
Tennessee Directors of Career and Technical Education
Brad Leach, Treasurer
Attn: Spring CTE Director Meeting
347 Bridge Road
Auburntown, TN 37016

All payments are due by Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

We hope to see you all there!!!