The mission of the Emerging Center is to offer programs and services that support and promote career and technical education in partnership with educational institutions, governmental agencies, business and industry, other non-profits and professional associations. The work of the Emerging Center focuses on professional development, research, and communications and outreach. The values underlying the Emerging Center’s work are quality, service to partners/stakeholders, addressing trends, and sharing successes. Current projects include an annual CTE Summit, hosting a CTE Executive in Residence, Experience-base Licensed Teacher “Boot Camps”, summer teacher internships, and a regional initiative to recruit CTE teachers. Future plans include carrying out projects for the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and participating in research on CTE leadership.

Questions? Contact the
Stout University Foundation
Phone: 715-232-1151
Toll free: 866-716-6685