The Common Career and Technical Core (CCTC) standards address essential skills for Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs within a variety of sectors and include overarching Career Readiness Practices that apply to all careers.
Skills addressed: Responsible Citizenship, Clear Communication, Creativity & Innovation, Integrity, Socially & Environmentally Minded, among other skills and attributes not mentioned here
The process to develop the CCTC involved about 3,500 individuals who took part in a multi-step process to ensure relevance and alignment. The project was coordinated by Advance CTE and 42 states participated. The National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium/National Career Technical Education Foundation published the standards in 2012. The consortium represents the state leaders of CTE on a national scale.
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Adaptability & Flexibility
Critical & Creative Thinking
Leadership & Initiative
Navigating & Using Information
Teamwork & Collaboration