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Career Technical Education (CTE) Open House

Help CNM celebrate 50 years of Career Technical Education at the third annual “Make Your Mark” CTE Open House on Friday, February 27, 2015!


"Make Your Mark"
CTE Open House

Friday, February 27, 2015
CNM Main Campus (map)

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Lisa Chakos Knapp

Give your students the opportunity to learn what it's like to be part of a film crew, fight a wildfire, work with electricity, provide emergency care, solve a crime, or create a computer application. The CTE Open House is designed specifically for high school students, enabling them to explore a variety of career pathways.

This year's event features the following:

  • Customized tours by career cluster
  • Interactive sessions
  • Visits to state-of-the-art labs and classrooms
  • An opportunity to talk with CNM faculty, students, and alumni as well as local employers
  • A Student Resources Fair
  • Sol the Suncat

    Make the CTE Open House Part of Your School Curriculum

    Encourage your students to actively participate and get the most out of the CTE Open House by incorporating the day's event into your classroom curriculum:

    • Offer extra credit to students who attend the Student Resources Fair
    • Create your own "Make Your Mark CTE Open House" scavenger hunt
    • Have students write, draw, or talk about their career goals
    • Hold a college exploration day
    • Practice writing resumes and conduct mock interviews
    • Discuss how education leads to fulfilling careers in the future
    • Talk about the industries vital to New Mexico's economy
    • Have students write or discuss why "soft skills" are important

    Check out our 2014 "Make Your Mark" CTE Open House


    Special Thanks to our 2015 Sponsors

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