Professional Development

Upcoming Conference


Registration Open!


WA-ACTE Fall CTE Conference

October 26-27, 2023 | In-Person

Great Wolf Lodge, Grand Mound/Centralia

November 3-17, 2023 | Remote


Paper Registration (checks or purchase orders): Word | pdf

Online Registration (credit cards only)


Through September 30: $375 WA-ACTE Members / $450 Non-Members or WA-ACTE Renewal

October 1-23: $425 WA-ACTE Members / $500 Non-Members or WA-ACTE Renewal

After October 23: $475 WA-ACTE Members / $550 Non-Members or WA-ACTE Renewal


Registration includes:

Approximately 12 total clock hours (STEM clock hours if attending STEM-approved sessions)

Meals for in-person registrants: Thursday breakfast, Thursday lunch, and Friday breakfast.


Optional: Post-Conference early registration opportunity “Instructional Excellence” Masterclass

January-May 2024 hosted by and in partnership with Catapult designed for 3-person cohorts


Tentative Agenda:

Thursday, October 26

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration

7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Welcome Session

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker John Mulcahy

9:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sessions

12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch with Speaker Chris Reykdal

1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Sessions


Friday, October 27

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sessions


Hotel Information:

Great Wolf Customer Contact Center at 1-800-640-9653 or visiting website at

Cutoff Date for Group Block/Reservations: 09/25/2023

Group Block Code: 2310WAAS ($140.00 per night…$197.99 including $39.99 resort fee and $18.00 tax)

The Block Code will be needed when reserving both over the phone and on the website. A credit card will be requested for the first night’s room and tax as a deposit. Each room has up to 72 hours prior to check-in to cancel the individual room. If the room is cancelled within 72 hours of check-in, 100% of the first room night plus tax will be charged to the credit card or taken from the deposit, as applicable