Teaching career and technical education programs virtually may be necessary for some schools today, but it comes with long-term benefits. When schools closed last spring due to the coronavirus pandemic, many career and technical education teachers had to quickly adapt their courses for remote learning. Now, with continuing health and safety concerns over reopening schools, many CTE educators will need to plan and prepare for teaching in a fully online or blended learning environment.
This type of activity challenges students to critically think and expand their thinking so that they can make the intended connections. Students’ ability or inability to make the connection is a useful formative assessment. 4-minute video.