CTE Advisory Council and Committees

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2023-24 GAC Meetings

    • Thursday, October 19, 2023
      CRC - Board Room A 
    • Tuesday, January 23, 2024
      CRC - Board Room A  

    • Thursday, May 23, 2024
      Washington State University Everett
      915 N Broadway
      Everett, WA 98201

Two students in chemistry
  • Purpose

    Everett Public Schools gains significant benefits from the expertise and generosity of employer partners. The CTE General Advisory Committee includes representatives from regional high-demand industry sectors and their guidance helps to ensure students are learning the most current workplace skills, and our teachers receive guidance for their courses.  Council contributions may include:

    • Strengthening of alignment between career pathway programs and present/future career opportunities in Snohomish County and the surrounding area
    • Support and guidance on our five active career pathways
    • Reviewing goals, objectives, and programs and recommending priorities for our pathways
    • Reviewing and refining communication for students, parents, employers and the community
    • Identifying necessary occupational competencies
    • Expansion and growth of our Everett Career Link partnership and internship program


  • Support

    Advisory groups support our:

    • students by helping to offer extended leadership opportunities beyond the classroom, such as guest speaking, mock interviews, job shadows, or internship opportunities.
    • teachers by making CTE curriculum and industry relevant and recognized certification recommendations.
    • district by informing us of necessary and relevant program updates and improvements.
  • Commitment

    Our General Advisory Committee   (GAC) and Program Advisory Committees (PACs) meet at least 3 times per year for 1-2 hours per meeting. 

    GAC meetings will be held on 

    • October 27, 2022 
    • January 26, 2023 
    • May 25, 2023

    PAC Meetings will be held near the GAC meeting dates, on their own dates/times. Emails with invitations will come directly to PAC members from our Program facilitators. If you are interested in supporting us on one of our PACs, please complete this form.