2018 OCTE Poster Contest


ATTENTION TECHNOLOGICAL EDUCATORS!

Please consider introducing our 2018/2019 ‘TAKE TECH’ poster contest into your curriculum for the new school year!

PROMOTE THE FOLLOWING TECHNOLOGICAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS TO YOUR PARENTS, PEERS & NEXT GENERATION!!


CREATE A POSTER OR A UNIFIED CAMPAIGN SHOWCASING ONE OF THE FOLLOWING TECH COURSES:


SEMESTER 1: Communications; Construction; Hospitality & Tourism; Tech Design; Transportation. Deadline for entry October 30th, winners will be announced by November 30th

SEMESTER 2: Computer Technology; Green Industries; Hairstyling & Aesthetics; Health Care; Manufacturing. Deadline for entry March 31st, winners will be announced by April 30th.


WHAT CAN YOU WIN?

FIRST PRIZE OF $500 FOR EVERY TECH COURSE!


FOR RESOURCES AND SUPPORT GO TO THE OCTE WEBSITE



2018- 2019 OCTE Poster Contest Criteria

You must use this Google Form to submit your poster:

  • include student’s name(s), email, school name, school board, teacher’s name
  • work submitted should be clear, concise, professional and targeted to peers, parents and next generation.
  • must submit a signed media release form for students involved in work submitted and any students photographed in your design


Poster submission should include:

  • Files saved as filename: firstname_lastname_schoolname
  • Submit one JPEG file only! Winning entries will be contacted and given final submission details
  • size 11” x 17” (portrait or landscape)
  • should be specific to one tech courses or a unified campaign of a series of posters
  • complete OCTE content - copyright free (original photography and vector graphics)
  • must showcase activities related to tech course (technologies, projects, icons and careers)
  • must include www.octe.ca and OCTE logo on the poster
  • use OCTE terminology in your design (ie: SAFEdoc terminology)

Evaluation:

  • meets criteria (spelling)
  • targets the audience
  • quality visuals (image, text, graphics)
  • clarity of message
  • inclusion of content

Posters will not be evaluated or considered if there are any:

  • spelling errors
  • email submissions (must use form linked above)
  • missing media releases (must include in form)
  • more than one submission per form
  • unsafe images
  • not following your Boards safety guidelines