Jim's Corner

Jim Stone, Director of the NRCCTE at SREB, regularly posts his reflections on the latest news from the field here in his Jim’s Corner blog. Jim’s wide-ranging commentaries on CTE-related issues have addressed such topics as national and international CTE practices, workforce development, the labor market and changing global economy, the role and impact of technology, and the perils and pitfalls of the “college for all” approach to education.

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As you know, Perkins reauthorization is moving through Congress. But did you know there is no support for a CTE research agenda?

Here is an interesting news feature from the Hechinger Report on how one state – Kentucky – is truly providing options for high school students.

The discussion about the importance of educational credentials and the labor market is much in the news today.

Reports from industry are good resources to consider when developing career pathways.

The Journal of School & Society, an online publication of The John Dewey Society, just published an issue devoted entirely to the future of vocational education (career and technical education).