Michigan - Content Standards: Career and Technical Education Standards

Area: 
Career and Technical Education
Summary: 

The State Board of Education has authority over adoption of Career and Technical Education Standards.

Body: 

The reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Act aligns Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs with uniform standards, a focus on student outcomes, and accountability measures. The Act requires that CTE programs of instruction demonstrate that students receive rigorous instruction in both academic and technical skills and that instruction is delivered through programs of study that prepare students for postsecondary education. 

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/03/2016