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.

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.

In a paper published in Evolutionary Psychological Science, NRCCTE at SREB-affiliated researchers bring an evolutionary perspective to bear on adolescent learning and argue that applied approaches to learning like CTE can help schools work with student biases in attention and motivation, rather than against them.

Dr. James R. Stone III, Director of the NRCCTE at SREB, was honored with the Distinguished Service Award at the 2015 meeting of the Association for Career and Technical Education Research (ACTER), held November 18-19 in New Orleans, LA.