Just days ahead of President Obama's commencement address at Worchester Technical High School, the Boston Globe has reported an increase in Massachusetts secondary school CTE students seeking four-year degrees after graduation.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/10/2014 12:48:40 PM
Data points to a growing demand for middle-skill, middle-wage jobs in certain CTE fields; middle-wage jobs are most prevalent in Wyoming, Iowa, North Dakota and Michigan.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/10/2014 10:30:51 AM
week, the Senate Appropriations Committee will unveil the Labor, Health and
Human Services, and Education appropriations bill, which will include Perkins
funding for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/12/2014 1:27:09 PM
Student and parents are increasingly paying attention to postsecondary employment and earnings outcomes, reports a new publication from CLASP.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/6/2014 1:44:11 PM
Limited Perkins funding often leaves funds for career exploration scarce, a bill from Rep. Kurt Schrader seeks to support CTE exploration programs for middle and high school students.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/4/2014 3:45:27 PM
States are turning
their attention to career readiness indicators, but more action is needed to
demonstrate that career readiness is a priority and to share the right
information with those who need it.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/4/2014 3:44:53 PM
Experts from leading workforce organizations held a webinar on June 3 to walk through WIOA for interested stakeholders and to explain what it means for the nation’s workforce system.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/4/2014 3:24:51 PM
In conjunction with the Senate Career and Technical Education Caucus, ACTE held a visit for Senate education staff at a CTE school in the DC area.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/30/2014 11:46:35 AM