From existing funds in the Department of Labor, these grants are intended to foster partnerships between community colleges and business and industry to design career training programs and to expand apprenticeship opportunities.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/17/2014 9:36:02 AM
Department of Health and Human Services is accepting applications for a grant
to support the expansion of the behavioral health workforce through education
and training for behavioral health-related paraprofessionals.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/16/2014 4:09:07 PM
On behalf of the nation’s more than 200,000 career and technical education professionals, I would like to thank the Baltimore Sun’s staff for their editorial highlighting CTE.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/11/2014 4:01:48 PM
Duncan appeared before the House appropriations subcommittee to discuss the
Administration’s FY 2015 budget request for education. Appropriators pressed him
on why the proposal does not include any new investments in Perkins.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/8/2014 5:16:50 PM
applauds the 93 members of the House of Representatives and 25 Senators who
have helped to champion federal funding for CTE. If your legislator(s) signed,
take a moment to express your appreciation.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/21/2014 4:28:29 PM
We need as many senators as possible to sign! Please take a few minutes to help us in this effort.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/1/2014 8:56:45 PM
On April 1, House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan unveiled his FY 2015 budget resolution, which would cut $5.1 trillion to balance the budget in 10 years.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/1/2014 1:28:35 PM
Lawmakers who support CTE will have the
opportunity to sign on to a letter to the House Appropriations Committees
urging a strong federal investment in Perkins for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015. We
need as many members of the House as possible to sign this letter to help ensure
that the appropriations committee recognizes the importance of funding CTE.
Please take a few minutes to help us in this effort. The deadline for your
Member of Congress to sign on is March
31. Contact your representative and urge them to sign today!
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 3/19/2014 5:01:29 PM