NASDCTEc “Excellence in Action” Award Winners: Bergen Academy for Business and Finance, MAST

April 10th, 2015

The Bergen Academy for Business and Finance and Monmouth County’s Marine Academy of Science and Technology (MAST) are among nine high school vocational-technical programs throughout the nation honored with 2015 “Excellence in Action” Awards by the National Association of State Directors of Career and Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc).

NASDCTEc officials said the award-winning programs “…were selected based on their uniquely inventive and effective approaches to stimulating student learning, offering extensive work-based learning experiences, maintaining strong partnerships with industry and community organizations, and preparing students for post-secondary and career success.”

Other programs honored were in Illinois, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, California and Nebraska.  New Jersey and Ohio were the only states in which two programs received awards this year.

Read the NASDCTEc post here.

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