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August 13, 2019

States Have a Chance to Align Career-Technical Education Plans With ESSA

A new report from several education groups says states should use career-technical education programs as school improvement tools, among other recommendations.

September 04, 2018

DeVos Headed to South America for First-Ever G-20 Meeting of Education Ministers

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is off to South America this week, where she will be part of the U.S. delegation of the first-ever G-20 meeting of education ministers.

July 25, 2018

Congress Sends Career-Technical Education Bill to President Trump

Momentum behind reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act has grown in recent weeks, after a lobbying effort by the Trump administration on Capitol Hill.

July 23, 2018

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

Last reauthorized in 2006, the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act is a $1.1 billion program that provides grants to states.

July 17, 2018

Career and Technical Education Bill Expected to Clear Senate by Month's End

The Trump administration may soon get its wish when it comes to one of its major education policy priorities: a Senate-approved overhaul of federal career and technical education law.

June 26, 2018

Bipartisan Career and Technical Education Bill Approved by Key Senate Committee

The Senate bill to reauthorize the federal law for career and technical education would give states more power over setting goals. The Trump administration backs the legislation.

June 24, 2018

Senate Bill to Revamp Career-Tech Education Law Gives States More Power Over Goals

The House passed a career and technical education bill last summer, and the Trump administration is pushing for the Senate to do the same.

June 22, 2018

Senate Draft of Career and Technical Education Bill Would Let Secretary Withhold Funds

Discussions about how to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, which is the single largest source of federal funds for American high schools, have ramped up recently in Congress.

May 24, 2018

Trump Ed. Dept. Announces New Career and Technical Education Grants

The department has created a new, $3 million grant program aimed at helping states provide apprenticeships in STEM fields (that's science, technology, engineering, and math) during high school.

April 25, 2018

Senators Make Bipartisan Push to Boost Career and Technical Education Teachers

Introduced with bipartisan support, a new bill seeks to boost the supply of good career-and-technical-education teachers.

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