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Business, Marketing, & Information Technology Education

MoACTE Summer Conference

Professional Development Starts Here.  Please try to attend the conference in Springfield, July 22-24. The MoACTE Opening General Session is on Tuesday, July 22, at 10:00.  The MCEA Opening Session follows at 2:15.  MBEA's first session begins at 4:00.  Go to www.mo-acte.org and click on "Conferences" for complete details.

MCEA is offering a $350 scholarship for marketing teachers who have taught less than three years to attend the Summer Conference.  Send your completed application to lori.niekamp@dese.mo.gov.  

Mentoring Program

The Career Education-Business and Marketing Mentoring Program will be offered during the 2014-2015 school year for first year teachers.  Through the mentoring program, the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) Office of College and Career Readiness seeks to support the protégé and the mentor in creating a professional learning team.  The Mentoring Program offers an opportunity for some of Missouri's most talented and respected teachers to draw from their experiences and knowledge to enhance the professional skills of new and returning teachers. Submit your application to lori.niekamp@dese.mo.gov

50/50 Money

FY15 monies are available on a 50 percent matching basis (50 percent local district reimbursement and 50 percent state reimbursement) to purchase equipment, software and workstations in approved business, marketing and cooperative education classrooms across the state. In order to be eligible for the 50/50 reimbursement, the district must have an active FBLA chapter to receive business funds or an active DECA chapter to be eligible for marketing or cooperative education funds.
 
Please submit an FV4 on or before July 1 to apply for these funds.  If funds are still available after July 1, an FV4 may still be submitted.

Administrative Memos

Memo Date Subject Memo #
Jan. 2014 Enhancement Grant FY15 CCR-14-003
Jan. 2013 Enhancement Grant FY14 CCR-13-003
Jan. 2013 Updated Technical Skills Attainment List for MSIP 5 CCR-13-001

Sep. 2011

BMIT Changes in Approved Courses CCR-11-014