Coalitions and Collaboration: Impacting Federal Policy

Strand: Public Policy—Supporting Equity and Education (POLICY) Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session VI: 9:45 – 11:00 AM ABSTRACT NAPE works to advance equity in career and technical education policy at the federal level by collaborating with other organizations over shared policy goals. Working in coalition, partners can leverage expertise and human resources to increase their capacity […]

What resources do you need from NAPE? Member Brainstorming Session

Strand: Building a Diverse Workforce Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session VI: 9:45 – 11:00 AM ABSTRACT Imagine a world where every person is able to fulfill their potential through equal access to and equity in educational options that lead to the entire spectrum of career choices. This vision inspires NAPE’s mission: to build educators’ capacity to […]

The Importance of Incidental Learning

Strand: Strategies for Equitable Learning Environments Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session VI: 9:45 – 11:00 AM ABSTRACT Throughout the day, students gain critical information from informal interactions both inside and outside of the classroom. These interactions rely on spoken language to which deaf students do not have access. These informal interactions result in what researchers […]

Innovative Strategies for Secondary Special Populations Success

Strand: Innovations on Equity in Career and Technical Education (CTE) Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session VI: 9:45 – 11:00 AM ABSTRACT This interactive session looks at special populations categories, as defined by Perkins legislation (2006) and how North Carolina and one of its local education agencies set the goals for meeting requirements and assurances with […]

Overcoming Stereotypes Through STEM-Based Literacy Projects Using Peer Mentoring and Leadership

Strand: Equity in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Thursday, April 27, 2017 Session VI: 9:45 – 11:00 AM ABSTRACT After introducing participants to the early childhood/primary grade STEM-based books, the presenters will discuss how schools can provide leadership and mentoring opportunities to students. Most of the discussion will focus on theories used in the […]