• October 25, 2020

Tags : CCTE

CCTE student wins national architectural design award

An architectural graphics design student at CCTE on Thursday received a great surprise: some much-welcomed cash to help him pay for college. Isaac Vera, a senior at Austin High School, earned first place nationally in the National Association of Women in Construction’s National Education Foundation CAD/Design/Drafting Competition. Vera earned a $1,500 scholarship and is now […]Read More

Video+Story: CTE Students Expand Training Thanks to New Virtual Reality

A new virtual reality tool will allow CCTE, Franklin and Silva Health Magnet students to look deep into every aspect of the human body, dissect animals, explore paleontology and even study automotive applications without leaving the classroom. Trainers introduced the new zSpace technology to Career and Technology Education teachers from CCTE, Franklin and Silva Health […]Read More

El Paso ISD’ CCTE Students Learn About Public Safety

Before they can earn their own shiny badge, the law-enforcement students at CCTE must first learn and share with others the do’s and don’ts public safety. Members of Teens in the Driver Seat – a student organization aimed at informing youth about the potential dangers of distracted driving – organized the second annual Safety Fair […]Read More

Internship Turns EPISD Bus Barn into Classroom for CCTE Students

This is not your traditional classroom. Instead of chalkboards and desks, the students in the Center for Career and Technology Education automotive internship program attend classes in a shop filled with engines, car jacks and tools. Thanks to a partnership between CCTE and the EPISD Transportation Department, about 10 students this semester are getting hands-on […]Read More

CCTE Students Selected for Youth Leadership Council

Three Center for Career and Technology Education (CCTE) students earned a seat on the Texas Standing Tall Youth Leadership Council. Texans Standing Tall selected the youth leaders to work in partnership with TST, to prevent alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use. Each Youth Leadership Council member is actively involved in numerous leadership opportunities to create […]Read More