We talk a lot about career and technical education (CTE) at ExcelinEd. This policy offers states an exciting opportunity to set up their local economies, employers and students for long-term success. As #CTEMonth draws to a close, I hope you’ll take a look at the great resources, articles and posts below to identify ways to strengthen CTE […]
ExcelinEd and Dr. Danielle Mezera have supported Hawaii’s efforts to align state career and technical education programs with state economic priorities. When Congress reauthorized Perkins V in 2018, they presented states with a valuable opportunity to ensure career and technical education (CTE) systems support high-quality career pathways that prepare students for success in mid/high-wage, mid/high-skill, […]
States that act now to strengthen their career and technical education programs will set up their local economies, employers and students for long-term success. And ExcelinEd’s resources can help states do just that. Visit ExcelinEd.org for research, policy playbooks, model policies and videos to help you transform CTE for students in your state! What Others Are Saying What is #CTE, and how can […]
Quality career and technical education (CTE) programs can offer students a leg up in a promising career or a head start in postsecondary and career. But, unfortunately, not all CTE programs are high quality. Why? Because it’s not easy for states to ensure rigorous and robust CTE offerings. Yet it is possible, and data can […]
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High-quality career and technical education programs deliver what students and parents want! To learn more about CTE and how can it serve students in your state, visit ExcelinEd.org/CTE. CTE 101 Watch this video from Advance CTE to learn how CTE prepares learners for their futures while closing the skills gap for employers across the country. What […]
#AskExcelinEd: How Can States Harness Reverse Transfer to Support Postsecondary Persistence and Completion?
State leaders want their citizens to prosper and contribute to a thriving state economy. One way they can support this vision is by creating flexible new opportunities that help individuals complete college degrees and credentials. Currently, fewer than half of Americans ages 25-64 hold a credential beyond high school, according to research from Lumina. Image […]
We’re celebrating #CTEMonth! Learn how high-quality, aligned career and technical education (CTE) programs can lead students to successful career outcomes at ExcelinEd.org/CTE. What Others Are Saying Partnering for Success! @WisconsinDPI chief Carolyn Stanford Taylor talks about the importance of partnering with businesses to help schools succeed in this op-ed.#CTEMonth #StatesLeading https://t.co/HDKD3frUXw — CCSSO (@CCSSO) February 7, 2020 […]
Another National School Choice Week is behind us, but we’re still savoring all the great #NSCW moments from 2020! Take a look below for some of our favorite reads and stories from the week. WATCH: Governor Bush Visits True North Classical Academy in Miami, FL “It was a privilege to be with the students, parents […]
At ExcelinEd, we focus a lot on what it takes to develop high-quality state career and technical education (CTE) programs. Whether we are supporting governors and state lawmakers or working with state and local education and workforce agencies, our focus is on the development of state CTE programs that are robust, relevant and fully aligned […]