CTE in the News

Press Coverage of ACTE Image Awards

Various Publications
ACTE’s annual Image Award winners have received press coverage, including Champion of the Year Dr. Ken Wallace who was featured in stories by the Journal OnlineBugle and The Daily Herald.

Not All Career and Technical Education Programs Are Created Equal

EdSurge, 8/1/2017
ACTE’s high-quality CTE initiative and its program of study framework were mentioned and linked to in a story on different CTE programs.

What Do You Think About CTE?

Getting Smart, 7/28/2017
Information, an infographic and a video, all from ACTE, was repeatedly referenced in a story on today’s CTE and its benefits.

Kaine, Portman Introduce Bill to Support Job Training for Skilled Infrastructure Jobs

Augusta Free Press, 7/21/2017
ACTE’s endorsement of the BUILDS Act is mentioned in a news story on the bill’s introduction.

Support Grows for Major Shift in Pell

Inside Higher Ed, 7/10/2017
An in-depth story on efforts to expand Pell Grants to short-term certificate programs mentions ACTE’s support for the bipartisan JOBS Act.

Helping Career Education Become a First Choice

Inside Higher Ed, 7/5/2017
Director of Public Policy Alisha Hyslop is quoted in a story about efforts in California to rebrand and bolster CTE in the state.

Planning for Success(ion)

Motor Magazine, June 2017 Issue
Advocacy and Public Affairs Manager Jarrod Nagurka is quoted in a story on workforce shortages in the automotive industry.

What’s Next for Career and Technical Education

Politico Morning Education, 6/23/2017
A joint statement from ACTE and Advance CTE is quoted in a story about the House-passage of Perkins and our meeting with Sec. DeVos is highlighted (a longer article with additional quotes is behind the Politico paywall).

House Approves Skills-Focused Workforce Readiness Bill

Society for Human Resource Management, 6/22/2017
Executive Director LeAnn Wilson is quoted in a story about the House-passed Perkins bill.

The Flawed Justification for Career-Tech Budget Cuts

Medium, 6/15/2017
ACTE and Advance CTE published a joint op-ed pushing back on the justification a Trump Administration official used to justify cuts to CTE in the president’s budget.

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