The Wall Street Journal recently reported on First Lady Michelle Obama's new initiative, which is intended to boost health among young people by teaching them how to prepare nutritious home-cooked meals.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/2/2014 3:39:45 PM
The new report, “The Pathways to Prosperity Network: A State Progress Report, 2012-2014,” details
best practices and successes from eight states that have implemented strategies
to enhance career pathways.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/8/2014 12:47:21 PM
CTE programs prepare students for hard-to-fill occupations and,
through stackable credentials, help youth and adults move up the ladder
in these career fields.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/1/2014 12:12:13 PM
programs that blend basic skills and occupational training for more
contextualized learning are far more likely than similar adult students to
improve basic skills and earn college-level credits.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/30/2014 10:40:40 AM
This week, the House Education and the Workforce Committee and the Senate HELP Committee released priorities for reauthorizing the Higher Education Act (HEA).
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/27/2014 1:11:50 PM
The Moving Pathways Forward: Supporting Career Pathways Integration project is recruiting state participants for information exchange and technical assistance.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/26/2014 5:08:09 PM
Department of Health and Human Services is requesting applications for a grant
opportunity to support certificate training programs for health paraprofessionals.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/25/2014 4:56:05 PM
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved (95-3) the bipartisan, bicameral Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act. Next stop, the House of Representatives.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/25/2014 3:51:33 PM