September 22, 2015 - Postsecondary Pathways to Success
Russell Senate Office Building Room 385 2:30-3:30 pm (Washington, DC)
"Postsecondary Pathways to Success: Strengthening Career and Technical Education in the Higher Education Act" The briefing will feature an expert panel of policy leaders and practitioners who will describe the challenges faced by postsecondary CTE programs and institutions, and the unique opportunity that these programs have to serve students and strengthen our national economy. The panelists' commentary will shed greater light on the policies that can be included in the next Higher Education Act to ensure support for CTE.
October 4 - 6, 2015 - EdNet 2015 (Atlanta, GA)
EdNET is the industry's premier networking event to exchange ideas and discuss market trends with industry stakeholders while forging new business relationships through productive networking.
October 13 - 15, 2015 - Close It Summit (Washington, DC)
The Close It Summit: Demand More will build on the success of the 2014 Close It Summit. This year's event will highlight the continued need for change in how people make the transition for education to employment and focus on innovative startup solutions bringing needed disruption to the training and hiring market. Ryan Craig, managing director of University Ventures and author of College Disrupted: The Great Unbundling of Higher Education will deliver a keynote. Registration opens July 5.
November 19 - 22, 2015 - ACTE CareerTech Vision 2015 (New Orleans, LA)
The Association for Career and Technical Education is the nation's largest nonprofit association committed to advancing education that prepares youth and adults for successful careers. This year, its annual conference will take place in New Orleans: the nation's largest annual gathering of CTE professionals. There will be several hundred conference sessions, an extensive expo and subevents, including a Construction Career Pathways Conference sponsored by NCCER. Early-bird registration ends July 10..