K-12

  • Research/ Report
August 2023

State investments in secondary CTE programs are complex and varied, ranging from $31 to $7,705 in funding per learner.

  • Case Study
August 2023

The Bay State ranked second in the United States for Career Technical Education (CTE) funding per learner in fiscal year (FY) 2022.

  • Case Study
August 2023

The Peace Garden State ranked ninth in the United States for Career Technical Education (CTE) funding per learner, totaling $1,629 per learner from fiscal year (

  • Case Study
August 2023

The Lone Star State is a top state for total state funding for secondary Career Technical Education (CTE) programs, totaling $3,099,300,549 in categorical fundin

  • Research/ Report
July 2023

This resource, disseminated by MDRC, takes a look at pathways in the climate sector and examines how secondary and postsecondary CTE programs can be built around them to provide a pipeline for workers in these cutting-edge fields.

  • Research/ Report
June 2023

This brief builds the case and provides actionable recommendations for state-led support in the intentional alignment of summer youth employment programs (SYEP) with career pathways and the work-based learning continuum.

  • Research/ Report
April 2023

This report summarizes the work of the Southern Regional Education Board's (SREB) Dual Enrollment Initiative concerning dual enrollment programs within their member states.

  • Research/ Report
March 2023

This brief looks at lessons for today’s challenges as well as key trends for the future, and contextualizes them through domestic and international examples of successful career pathways systems.