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State Conference ~ August 3-5, 2015

IMPACT 2015:  Career Tech Education through FCS is the must attend conference for all FCS teachers.  Big changes are happening throughout all of FCS including moving to courses and new courses offerings.  Don't be the one teacher left out of knowing all the current changes in FCS programming.  Tentative schedule.

Special guest speakers this year include Sandy Spavone National Director for FCCLA and Dr. Nancy Franz on presenting the professional image of FCS.

Breakout sessions will include subject matter specialists to fine tune your content knowledge and technology sessions to add new techniques to your teaching strategies.  

Save the date and your weighted funds money - August 3-5, 2015 with a post conference offering on August 5.  Hilton Easton, Columbus.

Click here to see our Tentative schedule. This schedule is subject to change.
Make an IMPACT on your 2015-2016 school year.  

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It's never been more important to be a member of our professional organization, "OATFACS."  We are a division of the Ohio ACTE and the membership dues for both is only $90.  Please make this commitment today and help our organization and your profession grow!!!

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Nominations needed!

The Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education recognizes individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the Career, Technical and Adult Education profession through its Awards Program.  Nominations are accepted in seven different categories, including two Awards to recognize non-educators who have contributed and/or promoted Career Technical Education through their activities.

Nominations for the following Ohio ACTE Awards are open to any Ohio ACTE member in good standing, which means annual dues must be paid and up to date.   Nominations must be submitted electronically to Ruth Kidney-Budd, OATFACS award Chair, no later than March 30th.

Please check here for more information.

OATFACS Nomination Form