The U.S. Departments of Education, Health and Human
Services, and Labor have published a joint letter encouraging education, workforce development and industry to work
together to provide career information and guidance.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/3/2014 2:02:40 PM
After last week’s white paper on HEA reauthorization priorities, members of the House Education and the Workforce Committee released bills on their financial aid and transparency priorities.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/3/2014 11:26:14 AM
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