IN-ACTE Membership Benefits


ACTE is the largest national education association of thriving professionals dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for successful careers. Our members represent all facets of career and technical education (CTE).

The professional and educational benefits of joining the Indiana chapter of ACTE extend far beyond the workplace and the classroom. Below are some of the benefits:

Focus|ED


We are home to Focus|ED, the ultimate educational tool for CTE teachers. Through this online program, we offer a variety of different lessons and courses for all your professional development needs — from our New Teacher Toolkit and an exclusive discussion board to connect with CTE educators across the state, to a CTE job board and grants for teachers. Whatever your needs are as a CTE professional, we have them covered. 

Indiana ACTE

Free 360 scans for new Virtual Tours


We are excited to partner with Virtual Career Tech and offer an exclusive deal to ACTE Members. Nationwide, all member organizations receive FREE 360 scans of pathway areas on all new Virtual Tours. A value of $1,250!                                                                      *Travel costs may apply.   

Professional Development and Networking


Membership in Indiana ACTE can provide high-quality opportunities to enrich your curriculum and advance your professional and career goals. Whether it’s online or in person, ACTE’s events – CareerTech VISION, Best Practices and Innovations in CTE Conference, and online seminars – provide you with high-quality professional development, a knowledgeable network of CTE professionals, and connection to businesses for sharing and exchanging the latest information on CTE.

Other benefits include: 


Advocacy and National Policy Seminar

Our dedicated legislative committee advocates for CTE, analyzes CTE issues, and informs policymakers, members, and the public about the impact of legislation and funding decisions that affect the CTE field. Our National Policy Seminar brings together 400+ professionals to advocate to policymakers the importance of CTE programs and their benefits.


Techniques Magazine

Indiana ACTE membership includes a subscription to ACTE’s award-winning Techniques Magazine. This publication is released eight times a year and provides in-depth coverage of CTE trends, case studies, and in-classroom innovations


Member Insurance

ACTE provides you with a $25,000 policy for common carrier accidental death and dismemberment insurance within the first year of annual membership through Forrest T. Jones Insurance Company. The policy increases by $5,000 annually with continuous renewal of membership (up to a maximum of $50,000). Please note, this is available to U.S. members only.


Professional Recognition

ACTE’s Excellence Awards recognizes individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to CTE programs that exemplify the highest standards, and organizations dedicated to supporting CTE programs.


Career Tech Update and STEM SmartBrief Newsletters

The Career Tech Update and STEM SmartBrief Newsletters provide tightly written summaries of the most important news affecting the CTE profession and STEM-related fields delivered directly to your inbox. 


Discounts on ACTE Products and Services

Gain access to member-exclusive discounts for all national ACTE events, as well as various CTE publications, resources, and products.

Individual Membership $110 yearly.


Individual membership is only $110* and includes access to both Indiana and ACTE national benefits. Membership offers individuals actively engaged and employed in the CTE community a wealth of professional development and networking opportunities.

Join or renew your membership today to begin taking advantage of cutting-edge industry insight and education.

*Division dues may vary.

Individual Membership $110 yearly.


Individual membership is only $110* and includes access to both Indiana and ACTE national benefits. Membership offers individuals actively engaged and employed in the CTE community a wealth of professional development and networking opportunities.

Join or renew your membership today to begin taking advantage of cutting-edge industry insight and education.

*Division dues may vary.

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