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Chamber Honors 2018-2019 Educators of the Year

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, May 6, 2019
May 6 kicks off Teacher Appreciation Week. For over 30 years, The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce has been honoring Rogers Public Schools Educators for their excellence in education. Educators are nominated from each school and three standout ...

Chamber Voice Podcast Ep. 16 Dawn Stewart

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, October 10, 2018
In this episode of the Chamber Voice of Business Podcast, SVP of Economic Development Steve Cox sat down with Dawn Stewart, Career/Technical Education Director for Rogers Public Schools, to talk about the upcoming Career Connections event at Rogers ...

Chamber Voice of Business Podcast Now Live

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, May 23, 2018
The Voice of Business Podcast is now live! Regularly scheduled programming for the podcasts will cover topics of regional and statewide interest, current events, legislative events, interviews with community leaders, local and state elected ...

Business Partnerships Vital for Career and Technical Education Programs

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, April 23, 2018
Over the past five years, the Rogers Public Schools Career & Technical Education (CTE) department has increased the number of partnerships with local businesses, industries, non-profit and civic organizations. These business partnerships have ...

Building Foundational Knowledge of Computer Science and Coding

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Governor Asa Hutchinson launched the Arkansas Computer Science Initiative in 2015 to help insure that K-12th grade students within Arkansas schools receive quality instruction and opportunities to participate in learning experiences designed to ...

Heritage High School FBLA Students Giving Back to the Community

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Thursday, November 16, 2017
Career & Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) are an integral part of each Career and Technical Education (CTE) program. Student organizations provide opportunities for students to gain leadership skills, participate in academic and technical ...

Career & Technical Education: New and Expanded Program Outlook Report

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Monday, September 25, 2017
One of the most important goals of the Rogers Public Schools Career & Technical Education (CTE) program is to equip students with the academic, technical and employability skills that will prepare them for a successful transition from high ...

Rogers Career & Technical Education Teachers Launch Drone Initiative and the RPS Career Center Welcomes Students

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Tuesday, August 15, 2017
The opening of the 2017-2018 school year brings many new opportunities for students enrolled in Career & Technical Education programs in Rogers Public Schools. The newly renovated RPS Career Center classrooms and shop areas will welcome students ...

Growing Demand for Skilled Healthcare Workers

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Aligning Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs with both current and projected employment data designed to meet local workforce demands is the focus of both short-term and long-term planning for the Rogers Public Schools CTE department. ...

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