CTE TEACH offers participation in its annual mentor programs for local education agencies (LEAs) wishing to develop a district or school site-based mentor program and to veteran CTE teachers wishing to serve as CTE industry mentors.

Note: Participation in the CTE TEACH mentor programs are only available to educators in the state of California.

LEA Mentor Program

CTE TEACH offers support to qualifying LEAs for new CTE teachers within their first and second year of teaching CTE within the LEA. Qualifying LEAs are provided program funding for teacher mentors, resources and support to develop a CTE mentor program at the participating LEA.

INDUSTRY Mentor Program

CTE TEACH offers support to new CTE teachers by connecting them with veteran CTE mentors based on industry sector. Industry mentors will support new CTE teachers virtually across California assisting with industry sector needs and connections to CTSOs.