CTE Demonstration Project Grant


Contact Information

Loralyn O’Kief
Career Technical Education Consultant
(307) 777-3549
loralyn.okief@wyo.gov

A competitive state grant program designed to create projects and best practices that: prepare high school students for postsecondary options; connect academic and technical curriculum; provide innovation to ensure career choices, work-based learning and dual enrollment; support workforce, education and economic needs of Wyoming.

2014 State CTE Demonstration Project Grant

The focus of the 2012-2014 CTE Demonstration Project Grant is on the integration of Career Technical Education (CTE) and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). In October 2012, the Wyoming Department of Education awarded CTE Demonstration Project Grants to the following school districts:

  • Fremont County School District #25: To develop a “Geometry in Construction” program at Riverton High School.
  • Sweetwater County School District #1: To further develop their Energy Resources Academy at Rock Springs High School and add courses in engineering and robotics.
  • Sublette County School District #1: To develop Green Construction, Energy/Engineering, and other STEM programs within Pinedale High School.
  • Teton County School District #1: To integrate a “Fab Lab” (Fabrication Lab) into their current and future STEM/CTE course offerings.
  • Uinta County School District #1: To work with ConnectEd to develop a STEM program of study.
  • Natrona County School District #1: To partner with Fremont #25 and share best practices in the area of Math and Construction. The Transitions Learning Center in Casper is developing multiple math and construction courses.

CTE Demonstration Project Grant Program 2014-2016 Request for Engagement

School Districts that would like to apply for this grant should submit a proposal to the CTE section of the Wyoming Department of Education no later than 5:00P.M. Wednesday, October 8, 2014.