Looking for professional development opportunities to improve CTE programming and advising?

Below is a non-exhaustive list of opportunities for Perkins grant coordinators and your campus colleagues to participate in conferences and trainings addressing the most current innovations, research, and policies in career and technical education. Many of these opportunities have traditionally been allowable expenses for Perkin's funds. Opportunities not listed here may also be allowable so check with the Perkins Program Manager if you are unsure.

Many of these organizations provide digital resources and free webinars so click through to learn about other ways to engage! 

   AACC Workforce Development Institute

 January 26-29, 2022

Jacksonville, FL

   National Summit for Educational Equity

April 25 - April 28, 2022


   NACTEI Conference


May 9 - May 12, 2022

Savannah, GA

   NAWDP Annual Conference

May 16 - May 18, 2022

Las Vegas, NV

   Horizons 2022

June 7 - June 8

New Orleans, LA

   2022 CTAT Summer Conference

July 18 - July 21

Fort Worth, TX

   NCLA/ACTE Best Practices and Innovations 2021

September 28 - September 30, 2022

Cape Cod, MA

   ACT Workforce Summit

October 3 - October 5, 2022

New Orleans, LA

   NCWE Conference

October 12 - October 13, 2022

Portland, OR

   Montana ACTE Institute

October 20 - October 21, 2022 

Billings, MT

   NCPN Connect 2022: A Virtual Conference

October 20 - October 22, 2022

Atlanta, GA

   NACEP National Conference

November 6 - November 8, 2022 

Minneapolis, MN

   CAEL Annual Conference

November 16 - November 18, 2022

Chicago, IL

   ACTE CareerTech VISION 2021

November 30th - December 3rd, 2022

Las Vegas, NV

   Virtual Trainings - Brustein & Manasevit,  PLLC

On-demand; Virtual

Dates that are struck out are no longer available this year, but you can still find more information and digital resources by clicking the link provided. As dates are updated for the existing grant cycle they will be added here.