Michigan celebrates Career and Technical Education Month

Governor Gretchen Whitmer declared February as Career and Technical Education month in Michigan. Career and Technical Education provides students with an opportunity to learn the skills needed for in-demand careers in a variety of fields, and prepares students to become lifelong learners.

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Why CTE?

Take a look at CTE students in action.

A student marking what she is going to cut with a pencil.

Career and Technical Education in Michigan

A student welding in a classroom.

A student using a saw in a geometry in construction class.

A student practicing putting handcuffs on another student in their Criminal Justice class.

A young nurse taking a temperature of a patient.

A student showing another student how to do something on a machine in a manufacturing lab.

A student mechanic testing a car.

A student learning from her mentor on a computer in a healthcare setting.

A student working with a piece of wood in a shop.

Two students using a screen print machine.

A male student using a saw cutting a piece of wood.

A student holding a bunny in a classroom.

A teacher teaching a student in a physical therapy room.

A teacher showing a student how to make a flower bouquet.


Two cosmetology students doing their classmates hair.