Career & Technology Education at Wylie

  • What is CTE?

    CTE is an acronym for Career and Technology Education courses.  CTE courses are designed to provide academic challenges with relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in current and emerging professions.

     

    Why is CTE important?

    CTE course framework encourages districts to partner with industry to educate and train students in areas that encourage employability skills.  CTE Programs of Study provide pathways for students to earn important certifications that are recognized by industry but can also springboard students into college readiness to further their education in preparation for a career.

    What does CTE look like at Wylie ISD?

    current CTE

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Coming Soon 2022-2023

  • Construction & Electrical Program

    • Principles of Construction
    • Electrical Technology I -- Taught using virtual reality headsets and hands-on labs.

     

    Four New Practicum Courses:

    • Practicum in Entrepreneurship
    • Practicum in Marketing
    • Practicum in Graphic Design
    • Practicum in Audio/Visual Arts

     

    More information about these programs and more to come!

     

     

Learn About CTE at WHS 2020-2021

Career and Technology Education Class Offering Information Videos

  • If you would like to learn more about some of our CTE (Career and Technology Education) and Elective courses, click on the link below that will take you to the Wylie Bulldog Productions YouTube playlist that contains informational videos of some of our offerings. Use this in conjunction with the information that the counselors have given concerning endorsements and prerequisites. 

    CTE/Elective Informational Videos

CTE Notice of Nondiscrimination

  • Career and Technical Education
    Public Notification of Nondiscrimination

    Wylie Independent School District offers career and technical education programs in Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources; Architecture and Construction; Arts, A/V Technology and Communications; Business Management and Administration; Education and Training; Finance; Health Science; Hospitality and Tourism; Human Services; Information Technology; Marketing; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM); and Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics.  Admission to these programs is based on grade placement, aptitude, interest, and the availability of class space.

    It is the policy of Wylie Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

    It is the policy of Wylie Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, handicap, or age in its employment practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

    Wylie Independent School District will take steps to assure that lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in all educational and vocational programs. 

    For information about your rights or grievance procedures, contact the Title IX Coordinator, Terry Hagler at thagler@wylie.esc14.net or 325-692-4353, and/or the Section 504 Coordinator at Shauni Vaughn, svaughn@wylie.esc14.net or 325-437-2370.