The Opportunity America Jobs and Careers Coalition is a Washington-based business coalition focused on job training and workforce development. Members include employers and employer associations from a broad range of industries experiencing skills mismatches and worker shortages – IT, manufacturing, construction and hospitality, among others.
Opportunity America prepared a short summary of what the new CTE law, The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, will mean for employers. The brief outlines the provisions of the act that are most important to business and industry and suggests some ways for employers to take advantage of the opportunities it offers.
Click here to read Opportunity America’s complete briefing: Perkins for employers 2018