ESSA, Other Federal Programs Can Defray CTE Costs

ESSA, Other Federal Programs Can Defray CTE Costs

August 8, 2019

In Education Dive, Shawna de la Rosa discusses how “three federal laws have an impact on CTE programs—the Every Student Succeeds Act, the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act and the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.” She argues that schools that leverage these programs “can create better pipelines for students to work in careers that don’t require four-year college degrees,” at least according to U.S. Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education Scott Stump, speaking in front of a meeting of state school board members this spring.