Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs) - Educators Rising and FCCLA


Student leadership organizations were established with the commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of young people. In addition to offering a wide variety of specific career and technical training, CTE integrates student leadership elements, which complements student participation in these courses and programs. The term ”Career and Technical Student Organizations” (CTSOs) means an organization for individuals enrolled in a career and technical education program that engages in leadership activities as an integral part of the instructional program.

Educators Rising is the CTSO for students in the:

  • K-12: Teaching as a Profession Pathway

FCCLA is the CTSO for students in the:

  • Pre-K: Early Childhood Education Pathway

Educators Rising

Educators Rising cultivates highly skilled educators by guiding young people on a path to becoming accomplished teachers, beginning in high school and extending through college and into the profession.

CTSO Happenings

Prepping Advisors and Students for Educators Rising State Conference Training
Tips and Tricks for Preparing Advisors and Students (YouTube)

Educators Rising State Officer Application
We are thrilled you have decided to apply to be an Educators Rising Utah State Officer for the 2021-2022 school year.  Educators Rising Utah is an amazing student lead organization that helps students prepare for excellence in their education and career. Your completed application is due by February 19, 2021.  

Please submit the following with your application:

  • A 30-second campaign video on "Why I want to be an Educators Rising State Officer?"
  • A wallet size photo
  • An unofficial transcript showing a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • One letter of recommendation from your Educator Rising advisor

Educators Rising State Officer Application (Google Form)

Educators Rising State Conference, Virtual
March 3
Eventbrite Online Registration
Conference Tentative Agenda

  • Registration closes January 29
  • Students upload competitions to Canvas course February 1-17


National Educators Rising


Nationally there are over 48,000 members in 27 states.

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Utah information coming. 


Becky Sagers
State Advisor | E-mail

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)

FCCLA provides students with opportunities to attain knowledge, skills, and leadership characteristics necessary to succeed in life, as well as promoting personal growth and leadership development.


National FCCLA | Utah FCCLA


Nationally there are over 202,825 members in over 5,868 chapters.

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Utah has over 2,698 members in 112 chapters.

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Nikki Sue Larkin
State Advisor | E-mail




Educators Rising