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November 27, 2014
Capital Region Career & Technical School

 

 

Career & Tech news from the home page

Career & Tech is a Middle States accredited and NYSED approved school offering more than 40 programs of study for high school and adult students at campuses in Albany (Colonie) and Schoharie and several off-campus locations.

 

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Pies equal dough for Capital Region BOCES culinary students 

Capital Region BOCES culinary students were rolling the dough and rolling in the dough in the final hours before Thanksgiving recess.
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CTE teacher spread the
word about careers in medicine 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) teacher Adam Mainville recently helped spread the word about the various careers the medical field has to offer young women.
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Schoharie students give thanks   

Some are thankful for their families, others good health and still others for the cosmetology program at Capital Region BOCES, but one thing is certain — a number of students at the Schoharie campus of the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) are thankful this Thanksgiving.
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New Visions students sit-in on Appellate Court arguments

Students in the Capital Region BOCES New Visions Law & Government class recently heard arguments in one of New York's highest courts — the state Appellate Courts.
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Capital Region BOCES to offer
an adult machining program

The Capital Region BOCES Adult Education program is offering a new adult machining program. The 50-hour class lasts 10 weeks and prepares students for careers in machining, one of the fastest growing job sectors in the economy.
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Career and Tech building trade students prepare Santa's sled  

With the holiday season quickly approaching, students in the building trades program at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) are giving Santa a boost.  
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Thanksgiving flurry: Aspiring florists fill orders, learn  

The holiday season brings a flurry of activity to the floral design program at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) school.
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CTE students collect food for the less fortunate 

A train of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students loaded a van with boxes of food Wednesday in the hopes of making the Thanksgiving of several area families brighter.
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Media coverage: CTE students donate food to mission 

WTEN reported on the CTE food collection and donation to the Schenectady City Mission. Check out the segment by following the link. Read more 


Culinary graduate visits, praises Career and Technical school  

A 2008 graduate of Schenectady High School and Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) school returned to the CTE Albany campus recently to meet with his former teachers.
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Information on Class of 2014
CTE graduates sought  

Members of the Capital Region BOCES Career and Techincal School (CTE) 2014 graduating class are asked to complete an online survey to help the school with accredidation.
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Nursing students
meet with colleges   

Colleges and institutions from around the region recently met with Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education nursing students to talk about life after CTE. Read more 


Caterpillar representative shares with CTE students  

A representative of machine manufacturing giant Caterpillar met with Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students recently to discuss what opportunities exist for them outside of school.
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Students collect
food
for the less fortunate  

Nearly 90 area business leaders and Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) educators met Thursday evening to discuss how With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, students at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) are collecting food for the Schenectady Inner City Mission Food Pantry.
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Business leaders meet with CTE faculty to provide input and expertise 

Nearly 90 area business leaders and Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) educators met Thursday evening to discuss how students are prepared for the future workforce and college.
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Schoharie CTE hosts recruiters from a dozen colleges 

Recruiters from 12 colleges joined a U.S. Army recruiter on Nov. 13 at a college fair hosted by the Schoharie campus of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE).  
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Businesses boost floral program 

Floral students in the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus recently visited two area floral businesses to see their skills applied in the "real world."
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Business leaders to meet with CTE faculty

Nearly 90 area business leaders and Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School's (CTE) educators will meet Thursday evening to discuss how students are prepared for the future workforce and college.
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Elementary, CTE students team up to make cookies for soldiers

Smiles were on the menu in the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education Center kitchens on Wednesday.
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1993 graduate: Seize the opportunity CTE gives you

A 1993 graduate of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School returned to the campus recently to encourage students to take advantage of the opportunities they are given.
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The Times Union runs photos of CTE floral students

Follow the link to the Times Union website.
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CTE graduate returns as business owner

A 2011 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) graduate returned to the CTE campuses recently as a business owner. Read more  


College recruiters target Capital Region BOCES CTE students

With more than 90 percent of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students going on to college or technical school, college recruiters know a visit to the school is a good bet. Read more  


CTE grad, now a soldier, returns stateside and surprises sister

There were parents and a teary student in the principal's office of the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus on Wednesday, but the student was not in trouble. Read more  


Capital Region BOCES to offer an adult machining program

The Capital Region BOCES Adult Education program is offering a new adult machining program. The 50-hour class lasts 10 weeks and prepares students for careers in machining, one of the fastest growing job sectors in the economy.
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Weather-related closings

In the event of inclement weather, students and their parents/guardians should follow school closing information provided by their home high schools. Students' home school districts determine whether or not to transport students, end their day early or close their high school campuses.  Adult students should watch the media for school closings; their classes are cancelled if the Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School is closed.

 

The Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School offers careers without limits for students of all ages, abilities, interests, and backgrounds. In the 21st century workplace, careers have no gender. Start your future here today!

 

 

 

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Capital Region BOCES testing transparency report

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