Click on the picture of our CTE Director, Dr. William Artis, and learn about our exciting programs at IDEA!
If you have any questions, you can reach Dr. Artis at [email protected]
or call him at 202.399.4750
The goal of IDEA’s career and technical education is to ensure that every scholar at IDEA will graduate with a personalized career plan, prepared to pursue a future of their choosing and ready to succeed in life. We strengthen and update our CTE programs as needed to keep them well integrated with academic courses.
Additionally, the CTE program offers a keen focus on college and career readiness through several innovative programs intended to provide all students who complete CTE programs with inroads to careers and professions.
Click on a CTE Academy to learn more information about each of the programs of study offered at IDEA!
Career and technical education pathways at IDEA foster creativity, innovation, and leadership, as well as demonstrated mastery. Aligned with OSSE’s state CTE plan
, IDEA programs focus on problem solving and critical thinking, using real-world scenarios from industry partners
along with embedded academic, technical, and leadership skills. Click on link for: IDEA Career and Technical Education Strategic Plan 2019-2024