Aligning Career and Technical Education Programs to Real-World Technical Skills

Aligning Career and Technical Education Programs to Real-World Technical Skills

Oct 2006

Panel Discussion Presenters:

Bryan Butz, White Knoll High School, Lexington, SC
Wende Dallain, Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences
John Davidson, Arkansas Department of Workforce Education

Abstract:

This webcast describes how career and technical education programs are aligned with real-world technical skills.  Preparing workers for the 21st century is a major concern of our nation. The individuals that are being prepared are going to require highly developed academic, technical, and employability skills. This webcast addresses the importance of developing technical skills so that these students will be able to effectively compete in the global workplace.