Role of STEM Career and Technical Education Program Discussed in New Issue Brief

July 2009
NSTA Express;7/6/2009, p1
The article reports on the significance of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)-intensive career and technical education (CTE) programs in the U.S. It is noted that the CTE programs integrate high-level academics and technology in the country's curriculum. The CTE programs offer students a deeper knowledge of STEM career pathways and it facilitates transitions of students. It mentions that CTE courses and programs help students strengthen their understanding of STEM content.


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