As another year draws to a close, many people are reflecting and wondering what they can do to improve their lives.
You might be doing the same. Perhaps you’re thinking that you need a new job but are also concerned that no job seems right for you. If you’re past … Read More
In recent years, fields and professions that have traditionally been male-dominated are seeing more and more women join in. These industries range from the technology sector to construction. One field that is making an effort to welcome women is welding. If you’re a woman who’s looking for a career that … Read More
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Orange Technical College Campuses welcomed the Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County, Florida, to present student scholarship awards virtually on 8/24/2021 and 8/25/2021 for the 2021-2022 school year. Janice Quint, Scholarship Chairman, and the other scholarship committee members Christie Woods, Fran Burns, Richard Gomer, Jane … Read More
Congratulations to all the winners!
Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology (College)
- Gold – Andrew Morell, Robert Morgan Educational Ctr & Technical College
- Silver – Mirleur Polynice, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
- Bronze – Matthew Thevenot, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
Esthetics – High School
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The United States Department of Education announced that Windermere HS CTE DVT student, Sage Croft, was selected as one of the 2020 U.S. Presidential Scholar of the Arts recipient. This selection is the highest honor that a youth artist can receive for excellence in their work. Every year, only 20 … Read More
[Orlando, FL] – Apopka High School announced that it has been recognized as a Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished School for providing broad access to transformative learning opportunities for students through PLTW Biomedical Science and Engineering. It is one of just 143 high schools across the U.S. to receive … Read More
Orange Technical College recently donated some much needed medical supplies to local hospitals. Items included the sought after N95 masks, surgical masks, surgical and exam gloves, isolation and disposable gowns as well as protective goggles. These items were collected from OTC campuses, as well as district middle schools and high … Read More
Orange Technical College held its 1st Annual Project Lead the Way Teacher Symposium on February 4th at Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus. Over 150 PLTW Gateway, Engineering, and Biomedical teachers, District CTE members, and industry partners were present for a packed day of messages, inspiration, teacher and … Read More
NSPRA, the National School Public Relations Association, has recently awarded OCPS/OTC with four golden achievement awards, signifying excellence and innovation in school communications. The initiatives that received awards were the Dr. Phillips Charities Grant to OCPS CTE, OCPS Tech Express to Valencia College, the Orange Technical College Alumni Campaign and … Read More
Congratulations to Career & Technical Education Hospitality and Culinary programs for receiving Hospitality Education Grants from the Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association. Grant recipients were recently recognized during an awards ceremony.
Olympia High School’s new NAF Academy of Hospitality & Tourism (represented by instructor David Weigle and CTE career … Read More