CONFERENCES & FORUMS

PAST EVENTS

A match made in heaven: CTE charter schools
A panel discussion at the 2017 National Charter Schools Conference
Washington, DC
June 12, 2017

CTE charter roundtable
Peer-to-peer discussion among school administrators
Washington, DC
June 11, 2017

Work-based learning v. formal apprenticeship
A panel discussion at the 2017 Apprenticeship Forward conference
Washington, DC
May 4, 2017

This way up: Economic mobility for poor and middle class Americans
New ideas from policymakers and practitioners, including House Speaker Paul Ryan
Washington, DC
December 14-15, 2016
Cosponsors: American Enterprise Institute, Business Roundtable, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

On-the-job work experience: Overcoming the hurdles
A panel discussion on state policy innovations
ACTE CareerTech VISION conference, Las Vegas
December 3, 2016
Cosponsor: Industry Workforce Needs Coalition

Apprenticeship: Overcoming the obstacles
A roundtable discussion with U.S. employers
Greensboro, NC
October 3-4, 2016

Boost or barrier? Upward mobility in the on-demand economy
A panel discussion with policy analysts and economic researchers
Washington, DC
June 29, 2016
Cosponsor: R Street Institute

Career and technical education: Taking it to the next level
Full-day conference with CTE experts and educators
Hershey, PA
April 8, 2016
Cosponsor: Milton Hershey School

The employer perspective on career education
A briefing for congressional staffers
U.S. Senate, Washington, DC
February 10, 2016
Cosponsors: Senate CTE Caucus, Association for Career and Technical Education, Industry Workforce Needs Coalition

Sharing economy briefing
A panel discussion on labor and employment issues
Washington, DC
February 3, 2016

Access & excellence: Bridging the divide in higher education
Full-day conference featuring university presidents Mitch Daniels and Michael Crow
Washington, DC
January 15, 2016
Cosponsor: Arizona State University

Employer engagement in career education
A panel discussion at the 2015 ACTE CareerTech VISION conference
New Orleans, LA
November 20, 2015
Cosponsor: Industry Workforce Needs Coalition

Congressional hearing on career and technical education
A field hearing on career education
State legislature, Harrisburg, PA
October 24, 2014
Organized in partnership with the Congressional Career and Technical Education Caucus