C. Thomas Olivo Outstanding Service Award
Congratulations Judith McCann!
This prestigious award was established in 1980 and is named after one of NOCTI’s founding members. The Olivo Award recognizes test coordinators, administrators, state/national policy makers, or CTE association leaders for their work in advocating an equitable assessment system which uses technical assessment data to improve instruction.
As the recipient of the 2017 C. Thomas Olivo Award, Ms. McCann of Delaware Chenango Madison Otsego BOCES, in Norwich, New York was honored at the NOCTI Reception during ACTE’s VISION 2017 Conference this past December. NOCTI congratulates Ms. McCann on receiving this national honor and applauds her commitment and dedication to CTE!
For more details about the award and Ms. McCann, click here.
Carl J. Schaefer Memorial Award
The Carl J. Schaefer Memorial Award was established in 2013 to honor Dr. Carl J. Schaefer. As a lifelong champion in CTE, Dr. Schaefer gained national recognition as a CTE educator and author. He was also one of NOCTI’s founding fathers. This award is a tribute to Dr. Schaefer’s memory and recognizes an outstanding CTE teacher or CTE teacher candidate as they continue their educational journey.
Congratulations to Debra Tivey of California and Joseph Luther of Pennsylvania on receiving the 2017 Carl J. Schaefer Memorial Award. The award recipients were honored at the NOCTI Reception during ACTE’s VISION 2017 Conference this past December and will receive a stipend to be used toward expenses associated with continuing education. NOCTI congratulates the recipients on receiving this national honor and applauds their commitment and dedication to CTE!
For more details about the award and Ms. Tivey and Mr. Luther, click here.
Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award
The Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award was established by NCATC (National Coalition of Advanced Technology Centers), NOCTI, and Nocti Business Solutions (NBS) and was established in 2017 to recognize outstanding workforce development professionals and industry colleagues who make a significant contribution to the education and training of today’s advanced technology and manufacturing workforce.
Congratulations to Dr. Alan Grier of South Carolina on receiving the Innovative ATC Workforce Development Award. The award recipient received $750 worth of NOCTI/NBS products and services. NOCTI congratulates Dr. Grier for receiving this national honor and his commitment and dedication to CTE!
For more details about the award and Dr. Grier, click here.
In October, NOCTI celebrated National Get to Know Your Customers Day on Facebook, by posing the question “How Do You Prepare for the NOCTI?” Participants in this game were entered in to a drawing.
Congratulations to Roger Fulk, who won our Get to Know Your Customers Day drawing! Roger let us know that he and his school, Upper Valley Career Center in Piqua, Ohio use NOCTI study guide questions as well as other pre-testing tools. Roger received a NOCTI banner for his school and a gift card for himself!
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Get to Know Your Customers Day Facebook event, and look out for similar events in the future by liking and following NOCTI!