VACTEA is an affiliate of the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) and the Virginia Association of Career and Technical Education (Virginia ACTE).

VACTEA Program of Work for 2015–2016
VACTEA Constitution

Issues and Solutions for Career and Technical Education in Virginia 2015–2016

Virginia ACTE Fact Sheet:
“Connecting Career Preparation to the Workforce”

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Kaine Recognized for Support of CTE
The National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc) names Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) as the winner of its Congressional Star of Education Award demonstrating leadership, vision and dedication to Career and Technical Education.

Conference Program


2015 VACTEA Annual Conference:
CTE: Essential to the New Virginia Economy

Download the conference program.


VACTEA provides leadership in promoting the effectiveness of career and technical education as an integral part of the total education program for youth and adults in Virginia.

VACTEA provides the following membership services:

See the 2015–2016 Program of Work for details.

Be a part of your professional organization — together we can make a difference in the lives of students!

Mary Beth Dobbins, President