Why should you join NASDCTEc?

Your Information Resource
NASDCTEc provides members with timely information about the critical issues, events, legislation and news that impact CTE. Members receive news briefs, blog posts and a variety of publications with the analysis and insights they need to stay on top of trends and support quality CTE. NASDCTEc also provides individualized research services for members, conducting surveys and customized research to serve member needs.

Policy Development and Advocacy
NASDCTEc represents the interests of its members at the national policy level with Congress, the Administration, and other stakeholder and policy groups that influence CTE-related policy. NASDCTEc is a trusted source of accurate, timely and relevant information about CTE-related issues among federal policymakers and other key national organizations.

Professional Development
NASDCTEc hosts two national meetings a year—a policy-focused Spring Meeting and a Fall Meeting, which focuses on professional development. The programs for these events feature topical sessions and interactive workshops focused on legislation, research, and emerging issues related to CTE. Members have access to networking opportunities, updates on partnership activities with the economic development, workforce development and education reform communities, and much more.

Can I Join?
Any person, organization, or business and industry representative committed to preparing students for college and careers can join NASDCTEc—and enjoy the benefits of membership. Click here to learn more about our membership categories—and to apply!