Category: Career Training Programs

May 14, 2019

What is WorkKeys? The awards assembly recognizes students who have completed their ACT WorkKeys assessments that compare their skills to the skills real jobs require. These scores help employers choose the most qualified candidates for their job openings. These CKTC student achievements are announced during the Gold Star Student Assembly. What is Student of the…

May 14, 2019

Caddo Kiowa Tech Center student Kenny Pauls placed first at the National Business Professionals of America Leadership Conference in Anaheim, California, this month. To qualify for BPA Nationals, students had to win first, second or third at the state level. After winning at state, Pauls continued to Nationals where he received first place in Administrative…

April 25, 2019

This week Public Service Company of Oklahoma, an operating unit of American Electric Power, donated books to the Early Care and Education Program at CKTC. The contribution is made to honor Week of the Young Child. WOYC is an annual celebration for the Early Care center that is hosted by the National Association for the…

April 8, 2019

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center nominates the Apache Tribe Vocational Rehabilitation for Partners for Progress award The Oklahoma Association for Technology Centers recognized top industry partners for training and employing thousands of Oklahoma workers through CareerTech this past Wednesday at the annual Partners for Progress awards ceremony.  Caddo Kiowa Tech Center honored the Apache Tribe Vocational…

March 29, 2019

Team 2373 robot ranks 13th on offense at Regionals The Crickets, along with 62 other teams, vied for the 2019 Oklahoma regional championship in early March. Teams from both in-state and out-of-state went head-to-head to see whose hand-built robot was the best. After a technical difficulty between contests, the Crickets made a quick recovery to…

March 11, 2019

PLTW Biomedical Science students like Brooklyn Rackley take on real-world challenges Brooklyn Rackley, a junior at Cyril, is seen here processing crime scene evidence. Rackley enrolled in the PLTW Biomedical Sciences program at Caddo Kiowa Tech Center last spring. Because of this choice, she is now considering a degree in Microbiology. Today’s biomedical science professionals…

February 26, 2019

CKTC students continue to make groundbreaking leaps into nontraditional careers Jobs that were considered an unconventional career choice for women some 30 years ago are no longer labeled as such. According to the United States Department of Labor – Women Bureau, those careers include lawyers, physicians and butchers to name a few. Unbeknownst to Leisha…

December 17, 2018

Brent Lester and Mike Hendricks join the CKTC team New instructors Brent Lester (Cooperton) and Mike Hendricks (Fort Cobb) recently finished their first semester of teaching at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center. Both joined the CKTC team in August. Lester, who lives in Cooperton with his family, was hired as the new HVAC instructor. And hired…