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        Teaching Today Minnesota | Winter 2024

                                                         MAY 2–3, 2024

                                                                 EAGAN, MN

                                          REGISTER AT CONSTRUCTIONTEACHERS.ORG

                     Minnesota  Construction  Teachers  Conference  engages  secondary  and  post-secondary  Career
                     and Technical Education (CTE) educators of the construction trades. Through participating in this
                     conference, they will:

                        • Understand the nuances between residential, commercial and industrial construction

                        • Understand the current data trends in high school graduation rates, college attendance/graduation rates and how to promote careers in
                        the trades to young people and their families

                        • Share and learn about models of promoting Career and Technical Education to youth and their families at the secondary level

                        • Examine current practices in safety training with special emphasis on training youth to be safe in the trades classroom
                        • Develop basic grantseeking and grantwriting skills necessary for procuring additional
                        resources and materials for their classroom/program

                        • Learn about the latest trends in construction through touring an active commercial job

                        • Participate in structured neworking with other educators, administrators, and industry

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