JTED NEWS

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$1,500 Video Scholarship Contest

Use your phone to make a 2-5 minute video about your favorite CTE/JTED program and you could win one of 23 $1,500 scholarships generously offered through the JTED Fund by Mr. Ross Potoff.

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The Way to Work

Dozens of JTED students are celebrated as they sign letters of intent to attend Pima Community College on National CTE Signing Day, and Tanque Verde High School student Cassidy Camp keeps busy on her dream of becoming a general contractor by taking three JTED programs during her senior year.

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Tour Promotes High-Paying Machine Jobs in Pima County

KGUN 9 reports on how the Pima County Youth Career Connect project, Southern Arizona Manufacturing Partners, and Pima County One-Stop worked with us to arrange a trip for 140 Sunnyside students to tour 10 local manufacturers to keep students and high-paying jobs in our community.

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The Way to Work

Tucson’s top photographers help our students develop their skills, Law & Public Safety students become Young Protectors to keep kids safe, and a generous gift from the Arizona Cardinals may save lives, and more in the January edition of The Way to Work.

The Way to Work

Our Heavy Equipment Operations program grand opening in Sahuarita gives business and community partners a reason to cheer, our Star Construction students return from helping the Lone Star State, and we salute our “Outstanding” NJROTC program at Cienega High School in the November edition of The Way to Work!

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Healthcare Information Technology Textbook for Public View

Formal adoption of the the textbook, Exploring Electronic Health Records, for the Healthcare Information Management program is being considered, and will take place after the textbook has been reviewed by the public for 60 days. View the text Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at the JTED District Office, 2855 W. Master…

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The Way to Work

Construction companies build opportunities for students at the Southern Arizona Construction and Careers Days, The Rotary Club of Tucson deserves a “Classic” thank you, and more in the October issue of The Way to Work.

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Southern Arizona Construction and Career Days

Southern Arizona Construction and Career Days are designed to demonstrate a wide variety of high-paying, in-demand jobs in the construction trades to high school students. KGUN 9’s Craig Smith reports on the two-day event that hosted 1,500 students.

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The Way to Work

Ten JTED @ Star Construction students give up fall break to volunteer to rebuild homes in Houston, our Alumni Spotlight catches Corrections Officer Daniel Conrad and Tucson Federal Credit Union gives generously to help JTED students, plus more in our September edition.

Textbooks for Public View

The following textbooks are available for public view at the Pima JTED District Office during business hours (2855 W. Master Pieces Drive, Tucson, AZ). Formal adoption of the textbook “On Cooking: A Textbook of Culinary Fundamentals” by authors Sarah R. Labensky, Alan M. Hause, and Priscilla A. Martel, for Culinary Arts (5th edition, Pearson, ISBN-13…

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Early Childhood Education students win top national awards

The following students in our Early Childhood Education programs at both JTED @ Mountain View and Canyon del Oro High School won top awards at FCCLA Nationals in Nashville, Tennessee: Canyon del Oro (Instructor Jennifer Atteberry-Pierpont) Lindsay Hoel, Gold for Entrepreneurship Nicole Davis, Gold for ECE Tatiana Sierra, Silver for ECE Michelle Johnson, Silver for Career…

High School STEM students enter Tucson’s first Junior Shark Tank Friday, June 30

High school inventors and entrepreneurs from various traditional public and charter schools have spent the better part of June working alongside engineers on product design and processes as they gear up to compete for scholarships in S.Y.STEM’s first Junior Shark Tank. Junior Shark Tank Competition Friday, June 30 3 to 7 p.m. Amethyst Room –…

jted gala announcement saturday july 15

Pima JTED @ 10 Gala

Join friends and meet new friends during a special night to benefit Pima County JTED students. The Gala will be held Saturday, July 15 at the Desert Diamond Conference & Entertainment Center. Click the title link to reserve your spot.

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The Way to Work Newsletter

Our Governing Board tapped Sunnyside CTE Director Kathy Prather to be JTED’s new Deputy Superintendent, the Connie Hillman Family Foundation’s recent gift match comes just in time for the JTED Fund’s Gala Celebration, our new Physical Therapy Techs are moving into jobs easily, plus more news in this month’s edition.

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Notice of Public Forum

Meet the Candidates for Pima JTED Deputy Superintendent Jimmy Hart Tamara Nicolosi Kathy Prather Aron Schmidt Tuesday, May 23, 2017 6 to 8 p.m. JTED District Office, Building 1, Governing Board Room 2855 W. Master Pieces Drive, Tucson The Pima County Joint Technical Education District (JTED) is seeking a highly qualified Deputy Superintendent who will…

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2017 Program Completion Ceremony

Pima JTED’s 2017 Program Completion Ceremony will be held this Friday, May 19 at 7 p.m. in the Tucson Convention Center Arena, 260 South Church Ave. Doors open at 6 p.m. Students must arrive, dressed and ready to go by 4:30 p.m. Tickets are not required for the event. The TCC Arena prohibits outside food…

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Textbooks for Public View

Notice: Formal adoption of textbooks for Nursing Assistant and Medical Assistant are being considered and will take place after the textbooks have been reviewed by the public for a period of sixty days (prior to the ratification for a formal adoption).