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WA-ACTE Summer Conference

August 2-5, 2020

The Davenport Grand Hotel | Spokane







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Washington's Premier Gathering for Professional Development in CTE

WA-ACTE Summer Conference

CTE...Connecting Education to Careers

August 4-7, 2019

The Davenport Grand Hotel | Spokane


This year's WA-ACTE Summer Conference, co-hosted by Washington ACTE and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, will focus on the ongoing high-quality CTE initiatives that applies best practices, innovation, integration, and implementation of Career Connected Learning through CTE. Presentations and sessions will focus on the twelve elements defining high-quality CTE as identified by ACTE’s High-Quality CTE initiative. The purpose of Summer Conference is the same as in years past, "to improve learning for educators and students." This is an interactive conference designed to engage individual educators, schools, and community members to implement quality CTE programs for student success.


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Paper Registration (checks or purchase orders): Word | pdf

Online Registration (credit cards only)

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All registration options include WA-ACTE membership dues;

breakfast Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday; lunch Monday, Tuesday;

and up to 26 STEM-approved clock hours.

Additional 3 clock hours for STEM Training (sold out) and additional 9 clock hours for Baking Workshop (sold out).

Early Registration Ends June 30

Late Registration Starts July 1 (increase $50)


Tentative Schedule

Registration will open at 8 a.m. on Sunday, August 4 with first sessions beginning at 9 a.m.

Breakfasts on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday will be served at 8 a.m. with first sessions beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 5 p.m.

Lunches will be served on Monday and Tuesday.

The conference will end at noon on Wednesday.


Featured Keynote Speaker:


Michael DiSpezio


**** Hotel Sold Out ****

The Davenport Grand Hotel, 333 West Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane WA 99201, 800-918-9344, 509-458-3330


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Confirmed 2019 Exhibitors


Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC) (Bronze Sponsor)

ASVAB Career Exploration Program -

CCI Learning Solutions Inc. (Bronze Sponsor)

Certiport, a Pearson VUE business -

Device Storage for the Classroom -


Girls Who Code -

Goodheart-Willcox Publisher -

Klein Educational Systems (Silver Sponsor)

Microsoft TEALS Program -


National Geographic Learning / Cengage -

NCCER / Pearson -

Northwest Laborers Training -

Northwest Technical Products (Silver Sponsor)

NTAG Seattle -

Paxton/Patterson -

Pearson CTE -

Perry Technical Institute - -

Precision Exams -

Project Lead the Way (Bronze Sponsor)

Robert McNeel & Associates -

Seattle Pacific University -

Southern Educational Consulting & Training -

Strivven Media - Virtual Job Shadow -

Stukent -

Sumner Woodworker Store -

Talk Shop -

Texas Instruments -

Washington State Department of Financial Institutions -

Washington State Employees Credit Union (Silver Sponsor)

Washington Workforce Board (Silver Sponsor)

zSpace (Bronze Sponsor)