TWEET OF THE WEEK
Another record year of high school seniors @ClarkCountySch earning #CareerTechEd @NevadaReady Certificates of Skill Attainment!#WayToGoWednesday #WorkforceWednesday #NewNV #Lifeworks #YouthWorkforce #STEMWorkforce #1forKids #1ParaLosNiños @SuptJaraCCSD @OWINN29 @SciNVtech #STEM pic.twitter.com/74fflHE8qU
— CCSD #CareerTechEd (@CTEinCCSD) August 15, 2018
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WEEK
Senate to Consider Appropriations Bill on the Floor This Week
The Senate is expected to begin consideration of the FY19 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies appropriations bill this week, which covers a number of key education and workforce programs.
Read more of the news this week from the Administration, the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor and Congress related to Career Technical Education (CTE) on our blog.
VIDEO OF THE WEEK
Watch this Journey to Career, Robotics video from Idaho Career & Technical Education.
David Engle is a student at Idaho State University in the Robotics and Communications Systems Engineering Technology program where he is gaining hands-on learning experiences. His senior year of high school he started to get familiar with the field. He even traveled to Washington, DC to speak with congressmen and legislators about funding Career Technical Education. Hear his story here.
RESOURCE OF THE WEEK
Making the Most of Outcomes-based Funding: Aligning Postsecondary Funding with Labor Market Needs
This blog post gives an overview of the latest information about outcomes-based funding formulas for postsecondary education. It includes resources and examples from Arkansas, Washington, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. Read the blog here.