Competent AND Career Ready, a CCSS/CTE/CCR disaster for education.
An updated look at the co-joined movement to uniteCareer Tech Education, CTE, the adult arm of ‘Common Core State Standards’ (CCSS) to CCR (College and Career Readiness) via the Competency Pathways (CP). If you haven’t heard of the CPs, you will know it after reading this.
First, A Look Back:
I first shared the news about CPs back in August 2015. A (then) just released study by Achieve, Inc (a very prominent CCSS Machine member) and their partner for the study, NASDCTEc (National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium). The subject of the study? ‘progress between Career and Technical Education and Competency Based Pathways’. To see the original article: https://commoncorediva.wordpress.com/2015/08/06/tech-thursday-career-pathways-meet-competency-based-pathways/
Second, Why Now?
Why update this now? Because each of the 50 states has both a CTE programAND a CBP (Competency Based Pathway)…
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