A young man who leveraged his auto technology education in high school
into earning $40,000 per year at the age of 19 is highlighted in a
recent Bloomberg News article on CTE.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 9/3/2014 11:02:25 AM
The American Enterprise Institute recently published a blog outlining a major challenge in ensuring that students graduate college and career ready - measuring career readiness. However, several state-led approaches may show the way.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 8/29/2014 2:05:54 PM
In a recent interview with the Los Angeles Times, Department
of Labor Secretary Thomas Perez discussed the need for greater emphasis on CTE to
prepare America’s workforce and connect students with career opportunities.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 8/21/2014 12:46:31 PM
Business Insider recently published an article about a recent CareerBuilder report on the 20 most lucrative positions for students who have a high school diploma as their highest level of academic attainment.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 8/15/2014 3:05:54 PM
Whiteboard Advisors today released the latest Education
Insider report, which
details the results of a recent survey conducted of policymakers,
thought leaders and experts in relevant associations on education policy
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 8/14/2014 4:08:22 PM
The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education reports that according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the occupational forecast for CTE teachers is looking up, but there is still room for growth.
Posted by Alisha Hyslop at 8/1/2014 12:54:28 PM
The Department of Education recently published a blog post about its new public-private partnership to increase access to the middle class through job training, which it has dubbed "upskilling."
Posted by Alisha Hyslop at 7/29/2014 4:09:53 PM
The Wall Street Journal published an article on Saturday, July 19, about how technical and job training programs are preparing today's professionals for career success in CTE fields.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 7/21/2014 5:17:16 PM