Whether preparing for continuing education or the workplace, through Career and Technical Education (CTE), students develop their potential for success. CTE includes an array of career preparation programs in the following areas:
Agriscience Education Industrial Education
Business Education Information Technology Education
Diversified Education Marketing Education
Family and Consumer Science Education Public Services EducationHealth Science Education Technology Education
STUDENTS ENROLLED IN CTE PROGRAMS...
LEARN BY DOING!
Lake County Schools has over 100 middle and high school instructional labs where students learn through hands-on activities and experiences that complement their academic classes. Pictured above is one of our state-of-the-art Commercial Foods and Culinary Arts labs.
EXPERIENCE EDUCATION PATHWAYS!
A pathway is a sequence of CTE courses that allow students to pursue their interests while further developing their academic and employment potential.
DEVELOP EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS!
CTE students learn valuable workplace skills. CTE programs develop a student's academic and technical knowledge. They also teach leadership development, interpersonal skills and work ethic within an industry-specific context.
DID YOU KNOW...
…Virtually every high school student takes at least one vocational education course.
…Seventy-five percent of students in Lake County complete a career education program while in high school.
...One-third of college students are involved in vocational programs, according to the Office of Vocational Education, a branch of the U.S. Department of Education.