OkACTE focuses heavily on legislative advocacy. Each year, OkACTE prepares a legislative agenda, a plan, for lobbying at the Oklahoma Capitol. This document, coupled with a breakdown on the Oklahoma CareerTech budget is a great resource when visiting the Oklahoma Capitol, or visiting with your local legislator. Download the document here.
OkACTE's Legislative Positions:
Support continued professional development to fully implement the Individualized Career Academic Plans (ICAP) requirement for all students.
Oppose consolidation of retirement boards.
Maintain Teachers Retirement System as a defined benefit plan.
Support educational legislation that ensures CTE students & educators have the same opportunities as K-12 and Higher Education.