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
The U.S. Department of Education has announced the opening of the application process for the final two grant categories of the 2014 Investing in Innovation Fund (i3) grant competition, validation and scale-up.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/25/2014 2:08:23 PM
article in Community College Week highlighted the growing number of individuals
enrolling in post-secondary CTE to gain skills they can apply in the workplace
without pursuing an associates or bachelor’s degree.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/18/2014 10:50:41 AM
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
Eight states have qualified to receive a portion of the incentive grant awards established under WIA by exceeded performance levels during the 2012 program year under WIA title IB and title II.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/16/2014 2:16:45 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
Totaling $107 million, the grants were awarded to local education agencies, postsecondary institutions, workforce investment boards, and employers to integrate real-world experience with classroom learning.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/8/2014 5:33:30 PM
Every once in a while, a story catches my eye that highlights
what great CTE looks like in the context of broader policy discussions
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/1/2014 2:40:05 PM