May 16th 2017 Perkins Coalition Letter Sent to House Education and the Workforce Committee
Prior to the Committee markup, businesses, manufacturers, building and construction trades, education groups, unions, civil rights groups, and technology firms sent a Coalition Letter in support of reauthorization of the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act.
Sign on for Updated 2017 Letter in Support of Reauthorization of Perkins CTE
Please sign on to the updated letter in support of the reauthorization of Perkins CTE. The content of the letter is similar to earlier versions, but the letter is updated to reflect the new House Chair of Education and the Workforce and other conforming changes.
Sign On to 2017 Perkins CTE Reauthorization Letter
Coalition Letter urges House and Senate CTE Caucus to Support Perkins CTE
Letter to CTE Caucus of Jan 20 2017
Coalition Letter Supports HR 5587 Passage
479 Businesses, Associations, Education Groups, Labor Unions, and Civil Rights Organizations Support Passage of HR 5587, The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act.
Coalition Letter Urges Reauthorization
Perkins Coalition sends Letter from 350 Companies and Organizations Demonstrating Broad Support for Reauthorization of Perkins Career and Technical Education Act Jan 8 2016
Broad Coalition Sends Perkins CTE Act Letter of Support May 21, 2014
Letters of Support
Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) Perkins Priorities Letter Oct 31, 2013
Business Roundtable Letter Nov 26, 2013
HR Policy Association Letter Oct 9, 2013
US Chamber of Commerce Jan 14, 2014
Partnership for New York City Jan 2014
Blog Postings on Perkins
ITI Policy Blog Nov 20th, 2013 “Dear Congress, Look to IBM for Career and Technical Education Advice”