The Pennsylvania Association of Career & Technical Administrators Director’s Manual is a reference guide for administrative personnel responsible for the operation of Career and Technical Education programs. The purpose of the Manual is to provide administrative personnel working in CTE with ready accessed information relevant to developing an understanding of the operations within both Career & Technology Centers and high school-based programs.

How to access the manual:

Online

The PACTA Director’s Manual is completely accessible online.

Access the Online Manual

Benefits:

  • Always up to date
  • Searchable and easy to navigate
  • Access to linked resources and other documents integrated into the manual
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Downloadable, printable PDFs of each section

PDF Format

The PACTA Director’s Manual is also accessible via a single, downloadable PDF.

Access the Downloadable Manual (PDF, 8 MB)

Benefits:

  • Updated quarterly
  • Access to linked resources and other documents integrated into the manual
  • Full edition is printable and can be stored in a binder or packet
  • Downloadable, printable PDFs of each section can be accessed via the Online Manual