A recent survey indicates Americans with disabilities are ready to contribute to the workforce. For students with disabilities, participation in CTE programs could be a part of the students' transition into the workforce.
North Dakota's review committee began the rewrite process for the state standards. "We will be producing a superior set of North Dakota standards for our public schools," says the North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction.
The Ohio State Board of Education is expected to lower minimum proficiency standards. This raises concerns about whether the benchmarks accurately assess students college and career readiness.