President Doug Major recently traveled across the Pacific to learn more about
Chinese CTE programs and strengthen ACTE’s presence on an international scale.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/23/2014 4:49:48 PM
Just days ahead of President Obama's commencement address at Worchester Technical High School, the Boston Globe has reported an increase in Massachusetts secondary school CTE students seeking four-year degrees after graduation.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 6/10/2014 12:48:40 PM
Sens. Tim Kaine, Rob Portman and Tammy Baldwin sent a letter to President Obama asking him to create a Presidential Career and Technical Scholars award.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/29/2014 12:05:40 PM
The first bipartisan, bicameral deal since the law was due for reauthorization in 2003 is a combination of separate reauthorization bills from the House and Senate.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/27/2014 3:00:22 PM
week, more than 200 business, industry, political and trade organizations,
along with education groups like ACTE, published a letter demonstrating their support for the Carl D.
Perkins Career and Technical Education Act.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/22/2014 10:46:57 AM
Recent bicameral, bipartisan comments on the benefits of CTE for students and business are a positive sign of the growing respect for CTE on Capitol Hill.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/16/2014 1:41:44 PM
ACTE hosted a media briefing on the Perkins Act to provide
reporters with foundational information about the law and reauthorization process
while raising awareness of our members’ priorities before staff from major
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/16/2014 9:55:26 AM
U.S. News and World Report's article "Vocational High Schools: Career Path or Kiss of Death" provides an excellent and thorough report on the benefits and opportunities offered by CTE-focused high schools nationwide.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 5/6/2014 8:55:24 AM