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CT Technical High School’s Celebrate National Apprenticeship Week

[Hartford, CT] – The Connecticut Technical Education and Career System (CTECS) today announced that in honor of the 85th Anniversary of the National Apprenticeship Act, they will be celebrating the U.S. Department of Labor’s eighth annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW). Eighteen CTECS locations will hold recognition events for grade [...]

WTNH Highlights the Talent and Skill of CTECS Students and Graduates

Jayden Harris, an Eli Whitney Technical High School student specializes in Plumbing, has already earned his OSHA certification to work on job sites. Through the Work-Based Learning program, he’s also working part-time as an apprentice plumber.   “You get all this hands-on experience for free without having to [...]

Global Info Tech Companies Encourage Students to Pursue Careers

Eli Whitney Technical High School hosted a “Technology Day” featuring major Information Technology (IT) companies including Xbox, AT&T, Travelers and Infosys. Company representatives spoke with IT students about career pathways in the industry and shared tips on finding career success. “Have passion and curiosity,” said Charles Anim, a Developer [...]

Wolcott Tech Culinary Program Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Oliver Wolcott Technical High School celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with student-crafted recipes that represented their various cultural backgrounds. The menu included birria tacos, tripleta boricua, ceviche, empanadas boricua, flan, tres leches and many other tasty dishes. Juniors in the Culinary program expressed the importance of celebrating through representation, inclusion [...]