vocational education

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Synonyms for vocational education

training for a specific vocation in industry or agriculture or trade

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This grant program provides funding that must be matched dollar-for-dollar by the school for the purchase of equipment that meets industry standards, which will be used to train students in approved career and technical education programs in Pennsylvania's high-priority jobs.
Career and technical education provides consistent career development support to help students transition from secondary to postsecondary education, and from school into the workplace.
who co-founded the Congressional Career and Technical Education Caucus, introduced the resolution.
The National Research Center for Career and Technical Education (NRCCTE) is the primary agent for generating scientifically based knowledge, dissemination, professional development, and technical assistance to improve career and technical education (CTE) in the United States.
The caucus plans to commence activities in September, said Jamie Baxter, advocacy associate for the Association for Career and Technical Education, which is working with the caucus.
Issued twice yearly, the NCLA Lettergram highlights best practices in career and technical education and reports on NCLA events.
Perkins Career and Technical Education Act (Perkins Act) is a solid beginning to this year's appropriations process, and will hopefully jump start efforts to restore recent funding cuts to the program and ensure all students have access to high-quality CTE programs that prepare them for successful careers.
We need to get more kids serious about career and technical education," he said.
Consider the facts, says James Stone, director of the National Research Center for Career and Technical Education: "Over the last 30 years, the data has shown that kids who [concentrate] in career and technical education have better economic outcomes than kids who don't.
SkillsUSA's State Directors Association established the Advisor of the Year award to recognize and honor dedicated career and technical education instructors who serve as SkillsUSA advisors.
As you know, such a proposed dismantling of Perkins would severely threaten career and technical education in high schools and postsecondary settings across the country.
15 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 80 Pennsylvania students visited the State Capitol today to showcase the very latest in culinary arts, DNA fingerprinting, wearable computers, and much more as part of their Career and Technical Education (CTE) Week celebration.
GDTAE provides leadership and resources, and assures standards of excellence for a comprehensive statewide system of career and technical education.
The National Dissemination Center for Career and Technical Education will hold a webcast on May 25, 2005, at 3:00 p.
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