ACTE Voices Support for Pathways to Prosperity Act of 2014
June 24, 2014
ACTE Executive Director LeAnn Wilson today stated her support for the goals of the Pathways to Prosperity Act of 2014, as well as her gratitude to Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) for his continued commitment to career and technical education (CTE).
"Senator Warner's introduction of the Pathways to Prosperity Act of 2014 showcases his ongoing dedication to building on the success of our nation's already robust CTE programs," Wilson said. "We appreciate the ideals and goals for our nation's education system that Senator Warner has put forth through this important piece of legislation, and look forward to seeing their inclusion in a full reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act."
Who We Are
The Association for Career
and Technical Education is the nation’s largest not-for-profit
education association dedicated to the advancement of education that
prepares youth and adults for successful careers. Founded in 1926, ACTE
has more than 25,000 members; career and technical educators,
administrators, researchers, guidance counselors and others involved in
planning and conducting career and technical education programs at the
secondary, postsecondary and adult levels. ACTE provides advocacy,
public awareness and access to information on career and technical
education, professional development and tools that enable members to be
successful and effective leaders.
What We Do
ACTE is committed to enhancing the job performance and satisfaction of
its members; to increasing public awareness and appreciation for career
and technical programs; and to assuring growth in local, state and
federal funding for these programs by communicating and working with
legislators and government leaders.