Two recent reports examine the state of the STEM job market and how well
educational attainment aligns with STEM workforce demand.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/10/2014 12:44:05 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
Recent research examines unemployment rates for
community college graduates studying CTE and academic fields, explores how to
develop positive student traits and describes state policies on service
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/25/2014 11:03:14 AM
Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced a bill to strengthen data systems and partnerships between secondary schools, postsecondary institutions and the business community for CTE programs.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/25/2014 9:21:50 AM
The Workforce Data Quality Campaign recently hosted a webinar on using the Wage Record Interchange System (WRIS) 2 to track education and employment outcomes.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/23/2014 11:49:47 AM
Education Week's Diplomas Count 2014 salutes
recent gains in high school graduation rate and shines a light on the
role of engagement and motivation in student success.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/19/2014 1:55:25 PM