News & Events


NRCCTE staff and researchers make frequent appearances at conferences, conventions, and meetings across the United States. Visit this page to stay up to date on upcoming presentations, and don’t forget to sign up for our newsletters to be notified about forthcoming events.

Dr. Kemaly Parr, director of the CTE program at Kentucky's Murray State University, played a key role in securing a $130,000 grant provided by Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education through  the U. S. Department of Education’s “Improving Teacher Quality Grant,” issued under the authority of Title II, Part A of the No Child Left Behind Act.

Jim Stone, director of the NRCCTE, comments on middle-skill jobs in this Marketplace segment on the rise of skills training.

NRCCTE staff are saddened to share the news of the sudden passing of Dr. Samuel C. Stringfield, Ph.D., friend of the NRCCTE and prolific contributor to the research base on CTE and school reform.

The NRCCTE at SREB is working with Manhattan Strategy Group and other partners to increase access to high-quality career pathways for youth and adults through a project funded by the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education at the U.S. Department of Education.

The National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity, NAPE, is excited to announce that Linda Darling-Hammond, Eddie Moore and Alan Blankstein will be the keynote speakers for the 2016 National Summit for Educational Equity (NSEE), April 11-14, 2016, in Alexandria, VA.