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Texas State Board of Education Adopts CEV Multimedia Instructional Materials

LUBBOCK, Texas (Dec. 7, 2016) – To better reflect new educational standards in Texas and offer students comprehensive training resources in Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs, CEV Multimedia announced today the Texas State Board of Education has approved the iCEV online learning platform for 87 CTE courses. With the approval by the State Board of Education, materials will be available and implemented in classrooms at the beginning of the 2017-18 school year. As part of the Proclamation 2017 – Instructional Materials Review and Adoption, school districts in Texas can now choose to integrate any of the approved 87 iCEV courses into their curriculum. Proclamation 2017 focuses on adopting instructional materials for all CTE subject areas to coincide with the implementation of the new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for CTE courses. 
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LUBBOCK, Texas (Dec. 7, 2016) – To better reflect new educational standards in Texas and offer students comprehensive training resources in Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs, CEV Multimedia announced today the Texas State Board of Education has approved the iCEV online learning platform for 87 CTE courses. With the approval by the State Board of Education, materials will be available and implemented in classrooms at the beginning of the 2017-18 school year.

As part of the Proclamation 2017 – Instructional Materials Review and Adoption, school districts in Texas can now choose to integrate any of the approved 87 iCEV courses into their curriculum. Proclamation 2017 focuses on adopting instructional materials for all CTE subject areas to coincide with the implementation of the new Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for CTE courses.

“The approval of our materials is not just an exciting moment for us, but also for students and teachers throughout Texas as they will receive increased exposure to CTE learning materials,” said Dusty Moore, iCEV president. “As we approach the new year, we look forward to working with educators in communities across Texas to integrate our CTE courses into their classrooms to help prepare students to meet the needs of an ever-changing workforce.”

Texas school districts which adopt iCEV materials will receive pre-packaged, TEKS-aligned courses and learning materials, an automatic testing and grading system, and interactive lessons that will help guide students through their chosen field of study and future career paths.

The approved 87 courses cover a variety of fields, including health science, architecture, construction, transportation, manufacturing, career exploration, agricultural science, law, public safety, corrections, business, marketing, finance, information technology, media and family and consumer sciences. Additionally, students will also have the opportunity to earn industry-backed certifications correlated to the approved courses to enhance their career training in topics like food safety and science, business office technology, plant science, floral design, professional communications, veterinary medical applications and more.

For more information on the approved courses, please visit www.ctein17.com.

About CEV Multimedia

With 32 years of experience, CEV specializes in providing quality Career & Technical Education (CTE) curriculum and education resources for several major subject areas: Agricultural Science and Technology, Family & Consumer Sciences, Business Education, Marketing Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Health Science, Law Enforcement and Career Exploration. CEV received the U.S Chamber of Commerce’s Blue Ribbon Small Business Award in 2012 and has been honored numerous times for its excellence in content creation and exemplary business practices. In 2012, CEV introduced iCEV, an online platform revolutionizing the way CEV produces and delivers educational content. iCEV is the most comprehensive online resource for CTE educators and students offering learning-on-demand features, video clips streaming and testing and grading capabilities to any device with Internet capabilities. Through iCEV, students can earn industry-backed certifications across multiple areas of CTE that prepare them for college and beyond. For more information, visit www.icevonline.com.

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