CTE in the News


DeVos Learns About Career, Technical Training at Northern Va. School During Visit

Washington Post, 2/26/19
The Washington Post covered Secretary DeVos’s participation in ACTE’s CTE Month site visit.

Langevin, Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing National Career and Technical Education Month

Rep. Jim Langevin, 2/11/19
Reps. Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Glenn Thompson (R-PA) issued a press release upon introducing the House resolution marking February as CTE Month. ACTE Executive Director LeAnn Wilson was quoted in the release.

A School That Embraces a Trendy Model: The Start-Up

New York Times, 2/10/19
ACTE Director of Public Policy Alisha Hyslop is quoted in a New York Times story about a new CTE program in Brooklyn.

Your Money: $1B for Career &Technical Education Programs

C-SPAN, 1/14/19
ACTE Deputy Executive Director joined C-SPAN’s Washington Journal programming to discuss CTE and workforce training.

Consider All Options When Addressing Technical Skills Gap

MySanAntonio.com, 11/28/18
ACTE’s executive director, LeAnn Wilson, penned an op-ed to highlight the many career options for CTE students, including through the U.S. Army.

Students Learn Real-World Lessons at Massachusetts High School

CBS This Morning, 10/10/18
CBS This Morning featured a five-minute segment on a CTE program in Massachusetts, highlighting that CTE touches virtually every sector of the American economy.

LTHS Showcases Career, Vocational Courses for ACTE Tour

Lockport Legend, 9/25/18
ACTE and IACTE’s media tour stop at Lockport Township High School East was covered in the local newspaper.

How Chicago Schools are Using Cool Classes like Aviation and Game Design to Repopulate Neighborhood Schools

Chalkbeat Chicago, 9/19/18
ACTE and IACTE recently teamed up for a Chicago-area media tour of secondary and postsecondary CTE programs. Chalkbeat Chicago joined the tour during a stop at Mather High School, part of the Chicago Public Schools, and wrote about the new and exciting CTE programs the school is offering.

Education Innovations with ACTE

WERA, 9/5/18
ACTE Deputy Executive Director joined WERA’s Paula Lazor for a 25-minute radio show discussing CTE.

Technical Skills Shortage Dragging Economic Productivity

Transportation Today, 8/31
ACTE’s Executive Director LeAnn Wilson and Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) President & CEO Brian McGuire co-author an op-ed about how CTE can help address shortages in the skilled labor market.

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