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Wes Jones Education Fund

The Wes Jones Education Fund

The Jones family has owned Westside Paint & Body for over 50 yrs here in Bartlesville, Ok. Wes began working at the shop with his father and grandfather before taking over and continuing to grow the business. He was well … Continued

Nowata Business Development Center Ribbon Cutting

Oklahoma’s Only Joint-Use CareerTech, Boys & Girls Club Facility Announces Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 The Tri County Tech Nowata Business Development Center and the Boys & Girls Club of Nowata announced today an upcoming ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house at the new joint-use facility in Nowata which will take place … Continued

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New CareerTech Program Connects Students, Employers

Mike Wilt | September 19, 2022 Debates continue to swirl around student loan debt forgiveness and the cost of college tuition and fees that caused the debt in the first place. Meanwhile, a new Oklahoma CareerTech program will better connect … Continued

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The Frank Albright Education Fund

The Frank Albright Education Fund for Automotive Service Education was established to honor the late Robert Frank Albright. Frank completed the Automotive Service Technology program at Tri County Tech in 1986. Frank was passionate about cars & motorcycles and was … Continued

CareerTech Oklahoma Summit OkACTE

Nearly 4,000 educators gather for professional development and motivation.

Thursday, August 04, 2022 During uncertain times, educators need to accept and embrace change, according to Mark Mayfield, a speaker at the 55th annual CareerTech conference in Tulsa. Mayfield’s presentation offered teachers tools to boost their innovation skills and help … Continued

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Tri County Tech Nationally Ranked #35 Best Workplace

Fortune and Great Place to Work® Name Tri County Tech One of the 2022 Best Small & Medium Workplaces ™, Ranking #35 Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine have honored Tri County Tech as one of the 2022 Best … Continued

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Tri County Tech Teacher Earns Statewide Accolade

August 3, 2022 – Bartlesville, OK Tri County Tech’s Shelly Stephens was named the Oklahoma Association of Career and Technology Education’s 2022 New Teacher of the Year during Monday’s annual CareerTech Summit at the Cox Business Convention Center. The award … Continued

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Tri County Tech Receives National Recognition for Commitment to Empowering Students

June 1, 2022 – Bartlesville, OK Tri County Tech has been recognized as a 2021-22 Project Lead The Way (PLTW) Distinguished School. It is one of just 191 high schools across the U.S. to receive this honor for providing broad access to transformative learning experiences … Continued

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OETA Highlights NEW Aerospace Program at Tri County Tech

Oklahoma CareerTech has launched an aerospace campaign highlighting career and training opportunities in Oklahoma’s aerospace industry. The campaign is called “Clear for takeoff. Get trained in Oklahoma Aerospace” will showcase about 40 videos over the next few months featuring the … Continued

Tri County Tech Robotics Team Receives $500 Scholarship from Bartlesville Daybreak Rotary

Tri County Tech FIRST Robotics Program Receives $500 Scholarship from Bartlesville Rotary

  The Bartlesville Rotary Club is a long-time sponsor of Tri County Tech’s FIRST Robotics program. This week, they gifted the program with a $500 robotics sponsorship. The sponsorship was received by Kendall Baker, Tri County Tech’s Pre-Engineering Instructor and … Continued