The Office of Career, Technical and Adult Education (OCTAE), Division of Academic and Technical Education (DATE) will not conduct monitoring visits for the fiscal year (FY2019). However, DATE invites eligible recipients to apply for technical assistance to help implement the statutory changes and levers of opportunity in the newly-authorized Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V).


Perkins Web Portal


Edward Smith
(202) 245-7602

Welcome to the Perkins Collaborative Resource Network!

The Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) has redesigned the Perkins Collaborative Resource Network to enhance its usability for education professionals.

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