Teach occupational, career and technical, or vocational subjects at the secondary school level in public or private schools.
What you can expect to experience while on the job
Overall employment of career and technical education teachers is projected to show little or no change from 2018 to 2028. Employment growth will vary by type of institution. While employment of vocational teachers in postsecondary institutions is projected to decline, employment of career and technical education teachers in middle and high schools is projected to grow slower than the average for all occupations. Overall demand for these teachers will be driven by a continued demand for programs in middle and high schools and in postsecondary institutions that prepare students for career and technical work. As middle and high school students continue to be required to take more academic classes and fewer career and technical classes, employment growth of career and education teachers in middle and high schools may be affected. In addition, public schools depend on government funding for career and technical programs. When budgets for these programs are reduced, employment growth for career and technical teachers may be limited.Read More
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