Attainment of an associate or
bachelor’s degree grew by 0.7 percent in 2012 for Americans aged 25 to 64, according
to the Lumina Foundation,
the largest year-to-year increase since Lumina began tracking.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/23/2014 2:04:51 PM
A new report from CareerBuilder highlights the complex, confusing and multifaceted nature of the skills gap.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/17/2014 9:21:27 AM
Recent publications analyze the return on investment for community
college students, investigate the secrets to successful transfer and
explore trends in online postsecondary enrollment.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/16/2014 2:37:47 PM
Review of Updating Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century,
a publication from the National Education Policy Center,
asserts the value of CTE in preparing students to be college and career
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/14/2014 3:47:41 PM
A recent Gallup Student Poll of U.S. fifth to 12th graders found that 55
percent of students were engaged in learning, 28 percent were not
engaged and 17 percent were actively disengaged.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/10/2014 5:06:11 PM
The Education Commission of the States (ECS) has reviewed 2014 State of the State addresses to identify the education proposals - a number of which are relevant to CTE.
Posted by Application Administrator at 5/23/2014 1:19:21 PM
A new publication from
the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) reviews the challenges
that states and schools face in developing stackable credentials and
strategies that can overcome these challenges.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/9/2014 11:47:49 AM
Students in the United States scored marginally above the OECD average in the 2012 PISA assessment of problem solving, behind 12 nations and several economic areas in China.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/9/2014 11:19:54 AM