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Capital Region Career & Technical School - home page archive

2015-16 School Year Home Page Archive - Career & Tech

 

June

A student washes dishes

Graduate Profile: 
CRCS graduate credits CTE for more than tech skills   

For Matthew Landis, Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School has been much more than a place to learn a trade. It has been a means to finding who he is and growing as an individual. Read More

CTE teaching assistants volunteer for Habitat for Humanity

Eight Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School teaching assistants (TAs) spent a day giving back to the community on June 22. Read More

Partnership allows CTE students to try their hand at robotic excavating

  

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students recently took control of a robotic excavator thanks to the school's partnership with the Upstate New York Operating Engineers Local 158 (IUOE158). Read More

Jack's Place nears completion thanks to the help of Capital Region BOCES

  

A future home in Schenectady for families dealing with a loved ones' illness is nearing completion thanks to the efforts of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) faculty, staff and students. Read More

Approximately 100 future adult LPNs to enter the area marketplace

  

Approximately 100 nursing students from the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School Adult Health Careers Program will graduate Tuesday during a ceremony at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady. Read More

Students learn about the latest in diesel technology by checking out a new truck

  

A new Volvo truck was on display at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School as students in the Medium/Heavy Truck Repair program - also known as the diesel technology program — completed the school year by examining the latest in tractor trailer technology. Read More

CTE students are 'perfect'

A key soft skill employers say is lacking in many current workers is a willingness to go to work. Read More

Students get their "art on" in the final weeks of school

Vocational and retail office students at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus showed their artistic ability while beautifying the campus during the final weeks of the 2015-16 school year.
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Four to put a wrap this month on more than 100 years of work in education

They have worked in education for more than 100 years combined — including 85 years at Capital Region BOCES — and later this month, the four longtime employees will be putting away their laptops, chalk and/or rulers for the final time at the Career and Technical Education (CTE) school.
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From a barn to the road thanks to BOCES auto body students

For the last 15 years, a 1970 Buick LeSabre has sat in Ed Daily's barn collecting, dust and rust.

But now, the muscle car is hitting the streets with bright green paint and a shine — as well as no holes in the floor — thanks to the work of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) auto body students.   
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Need a job?
Re-imagine your future with Capital Region BOCES Adult Ed

Much has been made by employers, the media and even government officials of the skills gap in the United States — job-seekers not having the skills needed by the employers.  
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Summer certified nurse assistant, home health aid class to be offered

Capital Region BOCES will be offering a summer Personal Care Aide/Home Health Aide/Adult Nurse Assistant (PCA/HHA/NA) class for adults interested in entering the highly in demand healthcare industry.
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Schoharie CTE honors its seniors

More than 70 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical (CTE) School students from the Schoharie campus received certificates of completion, honors and awards during a June 8 ceremony.
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Cosmetology students find employment before they graduate

They are still in the classroom perfecting their craft, but a pair of seniors at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) have already found employment in the field of cosmetology. Read More

Career fair at Mohonasen leads to a multitude of 'thanks', future CTE students

  

More than two-dozen thank you cards arrived in the mail at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) center on June 1 for a pair of students who guided eighth grade students through the career options that exist in the world of fashion. Read More

End-of-year awards announced for Albany CTE students

  

Several hundred Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were honored Tuesday, June 7 during ceremonies at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady. Read More

Schoharie CTE honors its seniors

  

With a boisterous crowd of parents, family, home school district leaders and friends looking on, approximately 75 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical (CTE) School students from the Schoharie campus received certificates of completion and awards on June 8.
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Albany Career and Technical campus honors students

   

More than 100 awards and honors were bestowed Tuesday at Proctor's Theatre as the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) honored its seniors, as well as juniors who excelled academically. Read More

From BOCES to SUNY Alfred, these students are really digging into their education

 

A pair of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) seniors are really digging their education — so much so that they plan to continue their education at SUNY Alfred.
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Students test to be chefs

   

At the conclusion of their two years of hard work at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE), students are charged with cooking one of the most important meals of their young lives. Read More

Recruiters galore seek to hire adult Capital Region BOCES
nurse assistant students

   

Thirty-one healthcare industry employers from across the Capital Region packed a conference room and overflowed into a hallway on May 31 as they sought to hire adult Capital Region BOCES licensed practical nurse (LPN) students. Read More

Capital Region BOCES CTE students build shed, gazebo for Jack's Place

 

Armed with flashlights, a wealth of knowledge and a keen eye, welding inspectors took to the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Center (CTE) recently to evaluate the work of high school students. Read More

Welding inspectors administer certification exams at CTE

 

Armed with flashlights, a wealth of knowledge and a keen eye, welding inspectors took to the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Center (CTE) recently to evaluate the work of high school students. Read More

Students to showcase portfolios while residents showcase their antique cars

Capital Region BOCES students preparing to head on to college or career will showcase their knowledge and abilities on June 1 at the Schoharie Career and Technical Education (CTE) campus.
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Cosmetology students help Parsons students prepare for prom

More than a dozen Parsons Child and Family Center student had their special day made a little more special by Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students on May 19.
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Students find employment; more hires expected following auto fair

Some students are in the process of being hired while others found job leads during the annual automotive job fair at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus.  Read More

State Senate report echoes what CTE students, faculty have said for years

A New York Senate Task Force on Workforce Development report released Tuesday echoes what faculty and students at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education Center (CTE) have been saying for years – getting a CTE education gives a person a much needed boost in the global economy.  Read More

Board of Education honors SkillsUSA state finalists

 

The Capital Region BOCES Board of Education recently honored the state SkillsUSA competition medalists. Read More

Area counselors learn about new CTE offerings, changing state grad requirements that boost CTE

Capital Region BOCES officials met with school counselors from around the region recently to discuss a host of issues, among them a new program that will enable more students with disabilities from throughout the region to earn a credential to help them find employment after graduation. Read More

May

BOCES inducts largest group ever into National Technical Honor Society

Fifty-seven Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) on Monday and six seniors were recognized for serving two years in the NTHS during a ceremony at the BOCES central administration offices.  Read More

Criminal justice students get physical thanks to National Guard, Sheriff and State Police

   

You might excuse criminal justice students at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School Schoharie campus if they thought for a split moment Thursday that they were in boot camp. Read More

Employers to recruit Capital Region BOCES CTE auto students on May 24

   

Nearly a dozen Capital Region employers will recruit students at the annual Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Automotive Job Fair on May 24 at the CTE Albany campus. Read More

Business is budding for corsages, bouquets and more at CTE

   

More than 100 floral designs are being made for this week's Capital Region BOCES prom by students in the floral program at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE). Read More

Preparing students for an interview and career

   

It's important to know how to operate a backhoe if you want a career as a heavy equipment operator. It's equally important, though, to know how to start and develop that career. The same can be said for cosmetologists. It's important to know how to cut and style hair, but it's equally important to know to get a job in that career. Read More

2016-17 school year to offer new opportunities at CTE

   

As area high school students are busy planning their schedules for the 2016-17 school year, the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) is announcing exciting up-coming courses esigned to prepare them for careers with growth and potential in the region. Read More

'Detail-oriented' welding student honored with Schwarz award

   

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) welding student Brendan Pickel is the latest recipient of the Evan M. Schwarz Helping Hand Memorial Scholarship. Read More

Students interview for a life skill

   

In the midst of preparing for final exams and skills testing at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) and in their home school districts, CTE students are also preparing for life outside of high school by taking part in practice interviews. Read More

HVAC students land jobs thanks to Capital Region BOCES

 

Three students have landed full-time jobs so far and others are expected to be hired thanks to Capital Region BOCES and its heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) program.
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Auto body students restore a muscle car 

The latest project to make its way into the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School auto body repair program has a trunk that could easily fit many modern day "smart cars" in it.
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Student credits BOCES Nurse Assistant Program,
biology class at Niskayuna with chartering her career path

A Niskayuna junior at Capital Region BOCES has a bright future thanks to a biology class at Niskayuna High School and her time in the Nurse Assistant Program at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE).
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Students learn how to reconstruct accidents  

When an accident occurs, it's up to law enforcement officials to determine what happened.

Skid mark length, weather and point of impact are key factors that police officers must collect data on to determine who was at fault for an accident and whether criminal activity took place.
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Area healthcare providers to recruit at BOCES job fair  

Licensed practical nurse (LPN) and certified nurse assistant/home health aide adult students at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) school will meet with potential employers on May 31 during the annual Capital Region BOCES Health Careers and Services Career Fair.
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The Troy Record reports on Congressman Gibson's visit to the New Visions program 

llow the link to the newspaper's website. Read More

BOCES, Cobleskill-Richmondville student earns presidential honor  

A Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) student from Cobleskill is the recipient of an award from President Barack Obama. Read More

New Visions: Law & Government students meet with White House,
congressional reps in behind-the-scene tours 

In the wake of winning a national award for constitutional knowledge in Washington, D.C.,  the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government team was given on April 27 a rare inside view of Congress and the White House. Read More

BOCES offers English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), High School Equivalency classes this summer  

Capital Region BOCES is offering summer sessions for adults interested in High School Equivalency (HSE) and English for Speakers of Other Language (ESOL) classes. Read More

Logo change made easy by auto body students 

When a company wants to rebrand its fleet of vehicles with a new logo, it can cost thousands of dollars. From the labor of stripping the old logos off to the meticulous work of placing new logos on each vehicle, the cost can add up.
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New report bolsters the value of career and tech education 

A new national report on career and technical education (CTE) calls on local, state and national education and political leaders to do more to encourage high school students to enroll in CTE courses. Read More

New Visions: Law & Government students win Northeastern States Award at nationals

For the second consecutive year, the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government team has won a major award at the National "We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution” competition in Washington, D.C.
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Capital Region BOCES CTE student wins state competition, others earn medals

Several Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were among the finalists at the New York State SkillsUSA state championship last week in Syracuse. Read More

April

Graduation, awards and recognition dates set for CTE

Awards and graduation season will soon be upon us. With that in mind, Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) is announcing now its end of year special occasion dates so that parents and relatives can mark their calendars now! Read More

Area healthcare providers to recruit at Capital Region BOCES job fair on May 31

Licensed practical nurse (LPN) and certified nurse assistant/home health aide adult students at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) school will meet with potential employers on May 31 during the annual Capital Region BOCES Health Careers and Services Career Fair. Read More

Adult education classes are registering for the fall

Programs range from certified welder and heating, ventilation and air conditioning training to English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Capital Region BOCES is even available to provide training for local employers and organizations and to develop grant-funded courses. Read More

New Visions: Law & Government students practice in the state Appellate Court; compete in Washington D.C. this weekend

Students from several area high schools will compete this weekend at George Mason University in the national "We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution" competition.  Read More

Niskayuna CTE student collects more than 120 afghans for the infirmed

Doing her clinical hours at the Albany County Nursing Home inspired a Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School student to go above and beyond.
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The public turns to CTE to be pampered for the day 

It was a packed house April 15 at the Schoharie campus of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE), as area women lined up to take advantage of the weekly spa day sponsored by the cosmetology program.
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New Visions senior aims high — the presidency of the United States

New Visions: Law & Government senior Kyle Hurysz is unequivocal about what he wants to do with himself — become president of the United States.
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Nearly 50 area high school students to compete in 'states' next week 

Dozens of Capital Region high school students will give up part of their Spring Break to test their workplace skills and knowledge on a state level.
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Dozens of Capital Region BOCES students earn honor, high honor designations

Dozens of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center students earned honor and high honor roll during the recently concluded third quarter of the 2015-16 school year.
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Guest speaker encourages students to undertake 'focused driving'

A survivor of a horrific crash caused by distracted driving spoke with more than 100 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students on April 18 at the Schoharie CTE campus.
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The Saratogian reports on New Visions teacher being appointed to state judiciary panel

Follow the link to the newspaper website.
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Capital Region BOCES New Visions students to compete
in nationals April 22-25

For the second consecutive year, the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government team will compete in the national "We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution" competition in Washington D.C. this week.
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Female student seeks to change the face of diesel repair

Among the plethora of young men studying to become diesel mechanics at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) you will find one noticeable exception — Victoria Carl.
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Students share their work-based experiences with educators from across the state

A trio of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students spoke to a packed-house of educators from across the state on April 8 sharing their experiences with work based learning.
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March

Putting the body into auto body repair

Businesses wanted for Schoharie college and career fair for young adults

February

A student washes dishes

Floral students showcase their talents in New York flower show

Area fashion students learn in Europe

Fashion students create a mural for shows

CTE students plan to cook up scholarships at ProStart competition

WGY and other radio stations air a segment on CTE

Career and Tech students earn honors, high honors during second quarter

Engineers return to high school to learn how to manipulate metal

Open house set for students interested in STEM @ CNSE

The Troy Record reports on why students choose CTE  

Safelite provides auto students with a clear view on their future 

Combined efforts of CTE, SkillsUSA and supporters earn $10,000 grant for Jack's Place 

New truck ensures students work on real-life equipment 

The Saratogian promotes the new Sterile Tech program

Area global fashion students from BOCES tour to Europe 

WTEN reports on SkillsUSA and Albany CTE

Capital Region BOCES CTE collects 58 units of blood during Red Cross drive

Time Warner cable reports on the social media contest and CTE

Culinary students volunteer for Jacks Place fundraiser

The Times Union profiles CTE student work on Schenectady house

Floral students are busy preparing for Valentine's Day

A Connecticut newspaper runs a story on the SkillsUSA and CTE social media contest

Hundreds of students tour Capital Region BOCES CTE

Help us help those in need!   

CTE to host blood drive  

Culinary students to volunteer for Jacks Place fundraiser     

February is Career and Technical Education month     

New Visions open houses scheduled for mid-February     

The Troy Record runs a photo of nursing students learning how to roll patients   

Capital Region BOCES CTE students to build shed, gazebo for Jacks Place    

New York State School Boards Association runs photo of CTE students 

January

Journalism

Senior aspires to a career keeping people safe and secure    

The Cobleskill newspaper reports on the winning New Visions team 

Albany Medical Center helping craft Capital Region BOCES CTE sterile tech program   

New name, same great education for this New Visions course   

The Saratogian reports on this weeks CTE open house  

The Times Union reports on the culinary win by CTE chefs and a students  

BOCES offers would-be nurses entrance TEAS testing twice-weekly   

New course seeks to address the demand for sterile processing technicians  

The Troy Record reports on the New Visions Law & Government win  

Criminal justice students learn CPR  

The Saratogian reports on the Evan M. Schwarz welding award  

Career and Tech students donate books, shelf to Jacks Place

Culinary educators, student bring home silver medal from competition

The Saratogian reports on the Evan M. Schwarz welding award

SkillsUSA chapter launches social media presence 

The Times Union reports on the Schoharie shed construction and donation  

New Visions students win 2016 "We The People" competition 

Career and Technical Education Center to open its doors to potential students 

The Times Union reports on the floral program 

Welder with three decades experience joins CTE faculty 

Students complete deer dent repair 

Canine delivers a biting lesson on law enforcement 

The Troy Record reports on State Police Academy visit by criminal justice students

Welding student honored with Schwarz award

Former superintendent will help BOCES expand credential-based grad opportunities

 

December

Congrats! Now eat cake

Closing and delay policy reminder

The Troy Record reports on the Chinese educator visit to CTE

Nursing students travel to NYC to view the inside of the body

As reported on WGY, students, teacher play elf to help Santa get off the ground on Christmas Eve

Criminal justice students learn at State Police academy

WTEN reports on CTE students making cards for SaFyre

Albany CTE students make cards for Sa'fyre

The Altamont Enterprise reports on the wreath donations

Business and education leaders:
Expose youth early and often to middle skills careers

Check out the Business Review article on the CTE panel discussion

CTE students fill Santa's sleigh for the less fortunate

Check out the new 2016-17 course offerings at Capital Region BOCES CTE

The Times Union reports on CTE students making cards for Schenectady girl 

Nursing students learn the art and law of restraints

CTE senior from Niskayuna is building a project to help underclassmen

CTE wins $7,000 grant to fund student work at Schenectady charity 

Auto body students repair Santa's sleigh

A student makes a plantBuy your holiday plants at Career and Tech and help students learn

Chinese delegation tours Capital BOCES CTE 

Career and Tech students tour Halfmoon Works

Career and Tech students help the less fortunate for the holidays

School leaders, counselors invited to CTE panel discussion 

Career and Tech education helps students capitalize on jobs gap 

Floral students donate their skills to St. Peters Hospital auxiliary 

Check out Channel 10s coverage of the wreath making 

New Visions Journalism students to create a social media campaign for Jacks Place 

The Troy Record runs a photo of the Culinary Cornucopia CTE volunteers  

Program re-approvals move to next phase 

Capital Region BOCES CTE opens its doors to new Voorheesville superintendent 

Nursing students meet with colleges 

November

Students Keenan Hardy of Guilderland, @Shaun Burker of Guilderland, Vince Willsey of Cohoes and Ozzy Guzman of South Colonie pack a box Adult health careers center welcomes nursing faculty 

The Troy Record run a photo of a culinary student 

CTE students give to the Schenectady mission 

As temperatures drop, demand heats up for HVAC/R technicians 

The Saratogian reports on the college recruiting fair at CTE  

Career and Tech students earn honors, high honors during first quarter

WTEN reports on the Culinary Cornucopia  

Students search for suspect in assault  

WNYT reports on the Culinary Cornucopia  

Students learn how to earn bucks from a doe  

Times Union reports on CTE students boosting a charity  

Scotia-Glenville schools shine a spotlight on CTE students  

Capital Region BOCES culinary program, student shine  

Student and teacher to compete against the top Capital Region chefs  

The Saratogian runs a photo of the Albany CTE open house 

Floral students prepare for three major weekend functions 

New Visions:
Law and Government students excel in national academic standards

Need a job? Learn a trade: middle skills jobs are the most difficult to fill

From Paris to Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School

Capital Region BOCES students recruited by area colleges

The Saratogian runs photo of cosmetology students in theatrical makeup

Capital Region BOCES CTE to offer up-lifting class

Schoharie blood drive a draining experience

October

Students buildArea high school students build shed for village of Schoharie

Troy Record runs photo of cosmetology students in theatrical makeup

High school student to compete against top chefs in Culinary Cornucopia later this month

Blood, ghouls and more at Schoharie CTE

WTEN reports on the breast cancer research spa day at CTE

Doughnuts made to order, program demos all part of Albany CTE Open House

Students raise money for cancer, spread their beauty skills

SkillsUSA officers inducted at Albany Campus

Halloween-eve blood drive to take place at Schoharie CTE

Albany Open House planned is Wednesday

Students to conduct a spa day to raise funds for breast cancer research

A spooky floral fundraiser

Masking a lesson in theatrical fun at Capital Region BOCES CTE

Check out this testimonial on BOCES in the Oneonta Daily Star

Business leaders meet with CTE faculty, provide input

New page designs highlights CTE programs value, offerings

WNYT highlights CTE students learning, career goals  

Scientifically speaking in the floral program 

Expert cuts to the chase about clipper use, not clipping clients  

CBS 6 reports on CTE students making pancakes  

Capital Region BOCES Career and Tech wins awards for communications, recruiting  

Open House draws more than 100 to Schoharie CTE campus  

Career and Tech education truly opened the world for this graduate  

No meatballs here, Swedish chef teaches the art of pancake making  

SkillsUSA officers inducted at Schoharie campus  

Manufacturing conference highlights need for trained workforce   

Business leaders to meet with CTE faculty later this month   

Students learn during tour of manufacturing partner   

New teachers bring a host of professional experiences to the classroom  

High school students to tour key manufacturer in the region   

Get your hair styled, nails done, face facialized — all while fighting cancer   

Capital Region BOCES admin, CTE student join in manufacturing week launch   

Learn to be a CNA or home health aide through Capital Region BOCES adult health program   

New enews launches: Career & Tech Update to provide news and info to all   

September

Graduate returns, praises edge CTE gave him over college classmates   

Tour of BOCES sparked an interest in electricity for this future female electrician   

Students issue tickets to their future careers at CTE  

Fashion students make the professional connection of a lifetime thanks to CTE 

Fashion duo tapped to work show thanks to CTE connections 

Capital Region BOCES to be a part of Manufacturing Week 

The Times Union runs a photo of the global fashion production at Colonie Center  

Capital Region BOCES offers a part-time evening adult nursing class 

From job training to college prep, CTE cite reasons for attending BOCES programs  

Students, faculty from CTE, TVHS and ESS take part in Back to School Expo 

Albany councilman, a New Visions Grad, sheds light on life 

Students try their hand on a simulator before learning to dig for an education 

Channel 10 reports on nursing assistants preparing for a certification exam 

Students, faculty to take part in Back to School Expo on Saturday 

For this nurse, CTE provided an education, job and now a career as a teacher 

Mall fashion show highlights CTE student style, knowledge 

Area media coverage of the New Visions 9/11 lesson at the New York State Museum 

Students reflect on terrorist attacks in the shadows of 9/11 artifacts 

The Times Union runs a photo of a CTE teacher and his daughter getting his classroom prepared 

Capital Region BOCES annual fashion show is Saturday

August

2015-16 student handbook is now available online      

Follow the link to a PDF of the document that includes info on students regulations and more. Read More

CTE intern and grad to join to western wildland firefighting effort     

From filing to forest firefighting. That is the transition for 2013 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) and Schalmont High School graduate Hunter Morris who left the region on Tuesday to do battle with the western wildfires. Read More

Grad Profile: CTE is tough but worth it according student of the year     

The Cosmetology Program at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) is a tough program, but one that prepares you well for the future. Read More

Grad Profile: CTE and BKW graduate pursues degree at Cazenovia College    

As a young high school student, she thought she wanted to enter the world of runways, designs and high fashion, but she wasn't sure.  Then she attended Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) and her future became clear. Read More

Grad Profile: CTE graduate plans to style her way to a journalism degree   

For 2015 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) graduate Samantha Flavell, earning her state certifications in cosmetology was just a means to achiever grander things in life. Read More

CTE faculty spend summer preparing for the coming year   

It may be summer vacation, but the hazy, lazy days of summer have not been so lazy for faculty members of the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE). Read More

Fall open houses announced   

Parents and the community are invited to see what the Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School (CTE) has to offer learners of all ages and talents at Fall open houses. Read More

Residential electrical course offered for Capital Region adults  

Capital Region BOCES is providing a "shocking" new offering for adults interested in learning about residential electrical trades. Read More

CTE announces start of the school year  

Classes will start at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) on September 9. Read More

From welder to engineer via Career and Tech school   

A graduate of the welding program at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) will follow his passion to SUNY Morrisville in the fall where he will pursue a degree in engineering. Read More

New York State School Boards Association runs a photo of summer cosmetology students    

Follow the link to the pdf and scroll down. Read More

BOCES, CTE experts share expertise with European educators   

A group of educators from several European countries toured the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus on Thursday, where BOCES and CTE officials shared their knowledge of cooperative education, social media and overcoming the middle skills jobs gap. Read More

Grad Profile: CTE graduate finds his welding future on the high seas  

For Eric Gibson-Reese, a 2015 graduate of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School, attending CTE was the first stop on a career pathway that includes the U.S. Navy and a future as his own boss. Read More

Grad Profile:
CTE is a means to re-opening a family business for this Colonie grad 

For 2015 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) graduate Logan Bryda, his future can be found in his family's past. Read More

The Troy Record reports on the fashion show at Colonie Center involving fashion class

Follow the link to the Record website. Read More

From forklift operator to electrical basics, Capital Region
BOCES CTE offers shocking, uplifting new adult courses

Capital Region BOCES is offering multiple new courses during the 2015-16 school year for adult students. Read More

New classroom ready for a new class at Schoharie CTE 

A new classroom is ready and waiting for students at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Schoharie campus. Read More

July

Testimonials page for CTE launched 

Ever wonder what Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) graduates think about their education at CTE? Or what a sitting U.S. congressman thinks about the value of teaching skills to Capital Region high school students?
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Grad Profile: CTE is a stop on the way
to engineering degree for Duanesburg grad 

For Phylicia Cadwell, Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School is the first stop on the college and career pathway to a bigger and brighter future. Read More

Grad Profile: CTE guides Niskayuna graduate in a new direction

Kellee Farrigan still loves to cook and she has a collection of awards from her time at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) that shows she has the talent to be an excellent chef. Read More

New floral class offered for area adults 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School is offering a new class this year for adults interested in floral design. Read More

Distance learning for non-native English speakers offered at BOCES

A distance learning program (ESH) is offered to non-native English speakers who want to improve their English.
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Grad Profile: Bethlehem student finds key to family business at CTE

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) student Dylan Busch knew what he wanted to do when he graduated high school, but needed a boost. Read More

Capital Region BOCES students prepare for annual fashion show

Area youth will showcase the latest in fashion designs at Colonie Center on Sept. 12 thanks to the efforts of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) students.  Read More

Capital Region BOCES CTE to offer a forklift training class  

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School is offering a Forklift Operator Training class on Sept. 26.   Read More

Welding students aim to breakdown stereotypes

The welding industry is hoping to ignite a passion for welding among women and Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) is more than happy to help stoke that flame.
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CTE teacher wins Coxsackie chopped challenge 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School teacher Chef Paul Rother brought home the gold during a competition Wednesday in Coxsackie.  Read More

Adult welders seek state certification at Capital Region BOCES CTE     

With welders in hot demand and state-certified welders an even greater need, eight Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students recently completed the New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) certification exam at CTE. Read More

Automotive students earn state certifications    

One hundred percent of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) automotive students earned their state certifications during the final days of school. Read More

Grad Profile: Schalmont grad credits CTE with teaching her everything     

Teyana Harres has a plan to cut for class in the fall. Read More

CTE students, faculty make a showing at Pig Out    

It may be the middle of summer, but that doesn't stop Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) chef Paul Dolan from passing on a lesson to students. Read More

Video celebrates a year of success for Schoharie CTE SkillsUSA chapter    

Schoharie CTE teacher Matt Millard created a video celebrating the campus SkillsUSA chapter, most notably the successes of students competing in the 2015 SkillsUSA local, regional and state competitions. Read More

New Visions: Law and Government students top national academic standards    

When they graduated high school last month, the entire Capital Region BOCES and Questar III New Visions: Law & Government class was "highly qualified" for college according to a national exam. Read More

Cosmetology students revel in required summer classes    

For most, attending summer school is seen as a punishment for not doing well enough to pass a class or classes during the summer. But for aspiring cosmetologists, summer school is a requirement. Read More

Grad Profile: Schoharie student bakes up a future in college 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) culinary student Victoria Mueller has a passion for pastries. Read More

Career and Technical School communications efforts win national awards   

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) won two national awards for its communications efforts during the 2014-15 school year, school officials announced this week.
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Free English as a Second Language classes offered  

Capital Region BOCES is offering several opportunities for adults who want to learn to speak English.
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Grad Profile: HVAC/R student finds employment
market hot for CTE students  

When Ryan Rafferty graduated from Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) and Guilderland High School last month, he had something only about half of the recent college graduates in the United States population had — a job in his chosen career field.
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Albany Hilton hosts CTE students on educational tour  

In the closing days of the school year, students from the culinary arts classes were hosted by the Albany Hilton on Lodge Street. The students were welcomed by the General Manager John DAdamo who poke to them about the importance of programs such as the one they are enrolled in at BOCES. Read More

Daily Gazette reports on the BOCES grant generating gifts to Jacks Place 

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Experts wax poetic about waxing finances 

Two experts in body waxing ripped the covers off the industry and waxed poetic about the financial windfall that can be found in the industry.
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In-coming high school nursing assistant students, their parents to meet

In-coming certified nursing assistant students in the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) program and their parents are encouraged to attend one of three information sessions scheduled for this summer. Read More

Your Niskayuna reports on the BOCES grant generating additional gifts to Jacks Place

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State films video at Career and Technical School

Nail technicians and salon owners viewing the latest informational video from the New York State Department of Health and Department of Labor will be peering into a Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) classroom. Read More

 A message in a massage

A expert from Mildred Elley spent a recent morning showing massage therapy techniques to aspiring cosmetologists at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School. Read More

Free English as a Second Language classes offered

Capital Region BOCES is offering several opportunities for adults who want to learn to speak English. The classes are offered free of charge.
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