Career and Technical EducationBook - 2014
This essential volume helps readers explore the issues surrounding career and technical education. It presents diversity of opinion on the topic, including both conservative and liberal points of view in an even balance. Readers will evaluate whether low income and minority students are being squeezed out of higher education. They will look at whether obtaining a four-year degree is worth the cost. They will evaluate whether job-focused certificates lead to well-paying jobs. They will consider whether the Federal Government should increase support for community colleges, and other fascinating issues. Essay sources include the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium, Barack Obama, and Dana Goldstein.
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, .
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: 370.113 Car YA
Characteristics: 134 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.