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The Education Commission of the States (ECS) has reviewed 2014 State of the State addresses to identify the education proposals - a number of which are relevant to CTE.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 4/10/2014 3:14:33 PM
The new research paper, “State Policies Impacting CTE: 2013 Year in Review,” captures state-by-state information on the array of policy changes occurring across the country.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 3/28/2014 9:01:11 AM
More good news from the field on CTE Month! Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, State Superintendent of Schools Tony Evers, Department of Workforce Development Secretary Reggie Newson and President of the Wisconsin Technical College System Morna Foy recently traveled to Kaukauna High School in Kaukauna, Wisconsin to see an example of career and technical education (CTE) in action.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 2/19/2014 4:24:13 PM
If some of the nation’s Governors get their way, it could be a great year for increased state support of education. Republican and Democratic Governors have presented budget requests to their state legislatures that include increases in state funding for general K-12 education, career and technical education and sub-baccalaureate postsecondary education.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 2/10/2014 1:29:59 PM
According to an Achieve report charting
state progress on policies that support college and career readiness,
all states have adopted college and career readiness (CCR) standards but
few states have in place a full complement of policies and supports in
four areas--standards, graduation requirements, assessments and
accountability--to facilitate implementation.
Posted by Application Administrator at 12/16/2013 1:04:15 PM
We're looking for CTE stakeholders to share with us personal stories about their CTE programs, including how federal policies are impacting their students and classrooms.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/21/2013 3:50:43 PM
State-level community college entities are invited by the Kresge Foundation and Jobs for the Future to apply to join the Student Success Center initiative.
Applications should outline your plans to launch a Student Success
Center, which organizes a state's community colleges around common
action to accelerate efforts to improve persistence and completion.
Posted by Application Administrator at 10/9/2013 12:39:01 PM
The Center on Wisconsin Strategy (COWS) and the Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP) have collaborated on a set of profiles that describe the characteristics of those in need of better skills and wages in each state.
Posted by CTE Policy Watch at 9/26/2013 10:27:14 AM