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
A new publication from the Education Commission of the States charts recent state CTE activity.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/2/2014 9:24:37 AM
Recent Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data shows
that the percentage of high school graduates immediately enrolling in
postsecondary education is continuing a downward slide, to 66 percent in
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/1/2014 10:42:28 AM
The U.S. high school graduation rate has risen to 80 percent, according
to new data from the National Center for Education Statistics.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/30/2014 10:28:04 AM
U.S. Census Bureau researchers have found that
alternative credentials are often associated with higher earnings, particularly
professional certifications and licenses.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/24/2014 6:23:00 PM
are engaging with school districts, according to most superintendents in a survey from Harvard Business School and The Boston
Consulting Group, but only 12 percent perceived engagement occurring on a deep
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/23/2014 5:09:26 PM
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