Career Tech has Big Champion in President Obama

business-improvement2The article below highlights not only President Obama’s support for CTE, but also the success of Worcester Technical High School and CTE programs overseas.  Vocational education, now referred to as Consumer and Technical Education (CTE) has had a bad reputation in the U.S. Typically, CTE classes were suggested for the ‘underachievers’. Today, high school is being used as a building block to better prepare students for the changing workforce needs. To change the perception of CTE has been slow to refine, but still hopeful. The article echoes the statement that ‘when done well, CTE is no dumping ground for students, but a good fit AND Plan A.’

Click here for the article by Juana Summers: Career Tech has Big Champion in President Obama

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