Each year the Texas Workforce Commission recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of Boards in the following categories: Service to Business, Service to Workers, Service to Community, Industry Sector Outreach, Youth Inspiration & Career Awareness, Sector Partnership & Career Pathways, Texas HireAbility, and Texas Rising Star Child Care. This program booklet provides ... Read More
Each year the Texas Workforce Commission honors those employers whose innovation, hard work, and investment in the Texas workforce contributes to the state’s thriving economy and provides opportunities to more than
13 million workers. This program booklet provides summaries of all those employers nominated and their successful collaborations with Texas' 28 ... Read More
As we previously reported, this measure is the House Republican proposal to reauthorize federal higher education policy. There are a number of proposed changes to the existing higher education law that would impact postsecondary CTE, but ACTE is concerned that the bill does not adequately address issues of access and ... Read More
Recently, a bipartisan coalition of 237 members of House of Representatives sent a letter to the leaders of Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee urging them to act on Perkins reauthorization.
The Opportunity Austin 4.0 platform intends to address some of these barriers by focusing on existing businesses, which are the source of 80 percent of new jobs, and strengthening the Austin workforce through college and career placement programs, which will, in turn, help support expanding companies.
Just before the previous Continuing Resolution (CR) for FY 2018 funding would have expired on December 8, Congress cleared a two-week extension of government funding. Funds will continue to flow at current levels until December 22 in order to allow more time for an agreement on FY 2018 funding levels ... Read More