Recent bicameral, bipartisan comments on the benefits of CTE for students and business are a positive sign of the growing respect for CTE on Capitol Hill.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/16/2014 1:41:44 PM
federal government is working to implement the new Performance Partnership
pilots program, which will grant states and localities new flexibility in the
use of federal discretionary funds to serve disconnected youth.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/16/2014 10:10:29 AM
ACTE hosted a media briefing on the Perkins Act to provide
reporters with foundational information about the law and reauthorization process
while raising awareness of our members’ priorities before staff from major
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/16/2014 9:55:26 AM
The program will identify and promote members utilizing the CTE Action Center. No application is required and members will be recognized through the ACTE website and publications.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/15/2014 1:44:12 PM
Recent research focuses on the importance of relevant, experiential
learning and the needs of adult students in postsecondary education.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/14/2014 1:06:50 PM
A recent survey from
the National Association of Colleges and Employers found that employers
will be hiring 9 percent more college graduates this year than last.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/14/2014 12:34:29 PM
Several changes to the ACTE-led project on sharing data between
industry certifiers and state systems should better facilitate data
exchange going forward.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/12/2014 1:47:31 PM
Reps. Jim Langevin and Glenn Thompson amended the bipartisan charter school bill to add a priority for grants supporting charter schools offering comprehensive career counseling opportunities.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/12/2014 12:13:38 PM