The Perkins Act provides funds to states to support the academic and technical preparation of youth, build career pathways from secondary to postsecondary education, strengthen connections with employers and improve accountability. AYPF is particularly interested in how states and school districts support career pathways and ensure success for traditionally underserved youth.
- September 25, 2018
Betsy Brand examines the role and impact national service programs have on improving student outcomes.
This forum presented leading research on CTE and analysis of the evolving workforce needs which have influenced the development of innovative CTE strategies.
- September 21, 2017
This fact sheet intends to inform researchers, policymakers, and practitioners of the federal legislation that govern systems-involved youth, and highlight grant opportunities.
This forum explored evidence-based strategies for aligning systems and policies around student and workforce needs.