Welcome to the Association for Career and Technical Education Research (ACTER) website. ACTER is the premier professional organization for researchers, faculty, graduate students, administrators, policy-makers, and all others with global interests in workforce education research, education, issues and policy.

Upcoming Events

2011 ACTER CTERPD Conference
November 15 - 17
St. Louis, Missouri

2011 ACTE Annual Convention
and Career Expo
November 17 - 19, 2011
St. Louis, Missouri

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Recent News

Call for Nominations
2011 ACTER Professional Awards

Nominations DUE by Friday, October 7, 2011

Publicationscenter report

Harvard Graduate School of Education
Pathways to Prosperity
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NRCCTE Center Releases Report on Community College Access and Affordability - Download Full Report (PDF)