Eight groups release a "vision statement" that pushes for K-12, higher education, workforce development and business to work together to create high-quality career-tech programs for students.
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April 07, 2016
Contrary to widespread public perception, disadvantaged students are not disproportionately placed in career-related programs, the study finds.
March 09, 2016
John B. King Jr., the Education Department's top official, urges federal lawmakers to reauthorize the big career-tech-ed law, but few are optimistic that Congress will get it done anytime soon.
January 21, 2016
The new website could help high school guidance counselors as they work with students to make informed decisions about their education and work plans.
January 19, 2016
The new grant competition emphasizes creation of programs that respond to the demands of local businesses for highly skilled employees.
December 02, 2015
A focus on fixing high schools with low graduation rates, and a warm embrace of career and technical education fuel the endorsement of the Every Student Succeeds Act by secondary-school and CTE groups.
September 28, 2015
School leaders from 17 states have signed on to work with the Council of Chief State School Officers in an effort make career technical education more relevant, rigorous, and accountable.
September 08, 2015
Do you know the difference between a certificate and a certification? A new brief seeks to help students and counselors understand postsecondary training options.