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.
- March 28, 2019
This resource tool examines how state leaders can leverage ESSA, IDEA, Perkins V, and WIOA to ensure that students are college and career ready.
This forum highlighted the growth of CBE in state policy, the benefits of CBE, and promising practices.
- February 5, 2019
Betsy Brand discusses the important role CTE plays in preparing youth for workforce success.
- September 25, 2018
Betsy Brand examines the role and impact national service programs have on improving student outcomes.