CTE programs and the Perkins Act took center stage at a briefing featuring automotive industry leaders as critical to ensuring a healthy, skilled workforce for the auto industry and advanced manufacturing.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/25/2014 3:50:12 PM
The U.S. is ranked near the bottom in an Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) report measuring innovation in education. However, the U.S. is innovating in areas related to assessment and key workplace skills.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/23/2014 11:23:34 AM
The White House released a report outlining the
wide-ranging findings and recommendations of the vice president's review of
federal job training programs.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/22/2014 4:34:13 PM
Obama signed into law the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), a
bill to overhaul the federal job training system.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/22/2014 2:10:46 PM
The Wall Street Journal published an article on Saturday, July 19, about how technical and job training programs are preparing today's professionals for career success in CTE fields.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/21/2014 5:17:16 PM
Department of Labor has announced the availability of $2,083,300 to fund two
cooperative agreements to conduct pilot projects through the Pathways to Careers
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/18/2014 2:14:53 PM
New data tables illustrate patterns in license
and certification attainment by U.S. adults.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/17/2014 3:55:07 PM
Researchers analyzed more than 40 years of data to determine that the return on investment for both associate and bachelor's degrees has been about 15 percent for the past decade.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/16/2014 11:22:29 AM