Rep. Susan Davis’s Effort to Close Equity Gap in Career and Technical Education Passes House in CTE Update

Sep 13, 2016
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congresswoman Susan Davis’s (D-San Diego) effort to close the equity gap in career and technical education (CTE) moved forward when the House passed the bipartisan Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act.  The bill includes provisions from Davis’s Equity in Career and Technical Education Act.

“Everyone deserves education pathways and jobs that can get them to the middle class,” said Davis, a senior member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. “This bipartisan bill provides critical updates to career and technical education and takes further steps to close existing gaps in performance and participation.”

Rep. Davis speak about closing the equity gap in CTE programs

Watch Rep. Davis speak about closing the equity gap in CTE programs