CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION ACT


IGI takes a look at the new Career and Technical Education Act, enacted by Governor Sam Brownback in Fall 2012, which offers free tuition to students who take qualified technical courses offered at Kansas technical and community colleges. Host Maureen Mahoney explores program specifics. Who is eligible for this program? Do students have to enroll in specific courses? What are the benefits for the state of Kansas in having such a program? What are the expected outcomes? Featured interviews include Kansas Governor Sam Brownback; Jay Scott, KSDE Assistant Director of Career and Technical Education for the State Department of Education; Dr. Clark Coco, Dean of Washburn Technical College.

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