Notes from the Director

Dear Colleagues —

Please join newly-appointed Assistant Secretary for Career, Technical, and Adult Education Scott Stump via Webinar as he shares the Department’s vision for the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act (Perkins V) as an opportunity to re-think our nation’s CTE programs. The Webinar will be held on September 12, 2018, from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm EST. Assistant Secretary Stump will be presenting live from the AMTECK Facility in Lexington, Kentucky as one of his stops on the Secretary’s Back-to-School Tour.

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