CTE in the News


Congress Sends Career-Technical Education Bill to President Trump

Education Week, 7/25/18
ACTE’s joint statement with Advance CTE, which mentioned some concerns both organizations share about the Perkins reauthorization bill passed by the House and Senate, is quoted.

Career and Technical Education Bill Rockets to Trump’s Desk

Politico, 7/25/18
ACTE’s joint statement with Advance CTE regarding Senate passage of a Perkins reauthorization bill is included in Politico’s Morning Education.

Senate Passes Update to Perkins CTE Law

Inside Higher Ed, 7/24/18
ACTE’s joint statement with Advance CTE upon passage of the Senate Perkins reauthorization bill is quoted.

Trump Priority Gathers Steam as Senate Passes Career-Technical Education Bill

Education Week, 7/23/18
ACTE’s joint statement with Advance CTE upon passage of the Senate Perkins reauthorization bill regarding concerns with some potentially unintended consequences is mentioned.

Sowing the Seeds to Support Tomorrow’s Agriculture Workforce

Agri-Pulse, 7/16/18
ACTE Executive Director LeAnn Wilson and National FFA Organization CEO Mark Poeschl co-authored an opinion piece in Agri-Pulse in favor of proposals to amend National FFA’s charter with the U.S. Department of Education.

Big Tech’s Hot New Talent Incubator: Community College

Wall Street Journal, 6/29/18
The benefits of community college and access to in-demand, high-paying careers is discussed extensively with a focus on the technology sector.

Progress on Perkins, Ed Funding

Community College Daily, 6/27/18
ACTE and Advance CTE’s statement expressing concern about certain aspects of the Senate Perkins reauthorization bill is mentioned.

Bipartisan Career and Technical Education Bill Approved by Key Senate Committee

Education Week, 6/26/18
ACTE and Advance CTE’s letter to the HELP Committee expressing concern regarding certain provisions in the Senate Perkins reauthorization bill is mentioned.

Keeping the Pressure on for a Perkins Bill

Politico Morning Education, 6/20/18
A joint statement issues by ACTE and Advance CTE was quoted in a blurb about Perkins reauthorization activity in the Senate.

Perkins Act, with CTE focus, gaining momentum in Senate

Education Dive, 6/19/18
ACTE’s support for reauthorizing the Perkins CTE Act is mentioned.

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