This page is for those interested in media coverage on high-quality Career Technical Education, Career Clusters, the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act or other relevant issues. 

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HEADLINES

4/15/15 - Butte College Welding Program Gets National Recognition Action News Now

4/15/15 - Could Vocational Education Be the Answer to Failing High Schools? National Journal

4/14/15 - Upper Valley Career Center Honored with National Award sidneydailynews.com 

4/9/15 - Career Technical Education Programs Honored for Excellence Education Week

2/12/15 - 115 education groups: GOP No Child Left Behind legislation is vastly underfunded Washington Post

2/12/15 - Kaine Introduces Bill in Senate to Improve Career Readiness in Schools Augusta Free Press

2/9/15 - States Pass Array of Policies to Advance Career Technical Education Education Week

1/13/15 - Destroying Michigan’s Career Tech System to Save it Bridge

12/3/14 - Employer Engagement Landscape Revealed in Survey of Career Ed. Leaders Education Week 

12/1/14 - Task Force Outlines Strategies to Improve Career Education Programs Education Week

11/11/14 - Study: Payoffs Are Small for Short-Term Career Certificates Education Week 

10/23/14 - Career Tech Programs Work to Strengthen Employer-School Partnerships Education Week 

9/10/14 - Kaine Introduces Bill to Set Up Career, Technical Education Programs in Middle Schools Augusta Free Press

8/26/14 - California Struggles with College and Career Readiness Education Week

8/24/14 - State, federal officials visit Tolsia High School The Herald-Dispatch

7/11/14 - Misconception on Four-Year College Degree RealityWorks

7/10/14 - CTE Associations Applaud Passage of WIOA STEMConnector

7/10/14 - Kaine, Portman Release Senate Career, Technical Education Bill Augusta Free Press

6/24/14 - TCAT Among Nation's Best Shelbyville Times-Gazette

6/18/14 - Benefits of a Technical Education WOTV 4 Women

6/16/14 - Announcing the Winners of the Achieving Excellence in Action Award for Outstanding Career Technical Education Boston.com

6/16/14 - Announcing the Winners of the Achieving Excellence in Action Award for Outstanding Career Technical Education Reuters

5/21/14 - Dear Congress: A Letter from 200 Business Organizations Opportunity Nation

5/8/14 - Sisters, Jeff Co. Schools Get Tech Ed Grant Chinook Observer

5/1/14 - Smarter Balanced Asks Educators To Help Set Performance Levels for Online Assessments  The Journal

4/3/14 - Thompson Receives National Award for Leadership and Advocacy on Career and Technical Education Issues North Central PA News

3/31/14 - Jones Elected to NACTC Executive Board The Pasadena Citizen, Pasadena, TX

3/27/14 - Moody High School Recognized for Technology Classes KRIS-TV & KZTV 10, Corpus Christi, TX

3/25/14 - Kasich pushes for early vocational training WKSU, Columbus, OH

3/19/14 - Kid, I'm Sorry, but You're Just Not College Material Slate.com