Career and Technical Education

Skills for LifeLong Learning, Earning and Living

Carol Andringa, CTE Curriculum Specialist

LPS Career and Technical Education prepares all individuals to LEARN through career exploration and technical skill development while meeting academic standards, EARN as productive citizens in a global society, and LIVE as a contributing member of their community.

Career and Technical Education provides students with:

  • Knowledge, attitudes and skills to live and work as productive individuals
  • Educational experiences for personal and professional growth
  • Opportunities to apply academic knowledge and skills
  • World of work application of academic skills
  • Preparation to meet the challenges of a fast-changing society
  • Meaningful experiences through partnerships in the business community

Career & Technical Education is delivered through a variety of programs of study in the Nebraska Career Fields.  The identified Nebraska Career Fields are delivered through CTE courses in LPS in the following disciplines:

  • Business/Technology
  • Family And Consumer Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Skilled and Technical Science
  • Work Experience

CTE Planning Guide 2015-16

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CTE Staff

Carol Andringa
Curriculum Specialist: Career and Technical Education | 402.436.1819
FAX 402.436.1829

Denise Haag
Family And Consumer Sciences | 402.436.1807

Nick Friedrichsen
Skilled & Technical Sciences | 402.436.1857

Julie Hippen
Take Charge, Work Experience and Business Special Projects | 402.436.1827

Jean Harrison
Secretary | 402.436.1821

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