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Career & Technical Education: Learning That Works for New Jersey
Marie Barry, Assistant Division Director
Office of Career Readiness
P.O. Box 500 Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 633-0665 | Fax: (609) 984-5347

Career Equity Resource Center (CERC)

Modules

The modules listed here are intended to support Career and Technical Education secondary and postsecondary schools in addressing special population equity issues. Schools may choose to use the modules to deliver presentations and workshops on their own or they may contact CERC for technical assistance or professional development.

 MODULE APPROX
LENGTH
SUGGESTED REASON FOR SELECTION CONTENT SUGGESTED AUDIENCE
An Introduction to
Micromessaging
1½ hrs. An awareness of the implications of subtle, unconscious, unintentional messages on student outcomes.
  • Definition
  • Key elements
  • Impact assessment
  • Strategies for educators
Instructors, administrators, and other faculty members
Nontraditional Recruitment and Retention 2 hrs. An array of recruitment and retention strategies for students in programs where US occupations are comprised of less than 25% of a particular gender.
  • National data
  • Why nontraditional matters
  • Five key elements
  • Strategies for educators
Instructors, administrators, guidance counselors, retention officers, and other faculty members.