The SVO Voices Support for AB 1743: Career Technical Education Incentive Grant

The SVO has consistently supported Career Technical Education (CTE) programs in order to create a local pipeline of talent to grow businesses that will continue fueling Silicon Valley’s innovation economy.

The SVO Team Joins R.E.A.L. Coalition at Retreat, Hears About Priority Ed Policies in 2018

All three spoke about the importance of Career Technical Education (CTE) and from their remarks it’s clear that the Choose Children Campaign is having an impact since they all spoke about the need to expand preschool and early care and education. https://choosechildren.org/ 

Guest Blog: 25 Ways to Attract a Student Talent Pipeline into Manufacturing

As an educator for 25 years, and Superintendent of one of the largest CTE Centers in California, I am excited to celebrate National Manufacturing Day on October 6. Here are 25 ways to attract a student pipeline into Manufacturing:

State Legislation: AB 445 (O'Donnell -D and Cunningham -R) Career Technical Education (CTE) Permanent Funding

We recommend AB 445 to ensure a continued stream of funding for career pathways, work that was begun successfully under the California Career Pathways Trust grants, but needs more support to continue. This bill would replace the phasing out CTE Incentive Grant program with a permanent CTE program. In addition, this bill would allocate money to local education agencies and to community colleges for related and supplemental instruction.