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Career & Technical Education Partnership Grant: Enhancing Teaching & Student Leadership in the Career Cluster of: Human Services

Division: Educational Standards and Programs
Office: Career and Technical Education

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Purpose: The Career and Technical Education Partnership (CTEP) grant is a comprehensive statewide initiative to address implementation of all 16 career clusters and related Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs). This NGO will focus on the systemic statewide planning and implementation of activities related to the career and technical education (CTE) programs in Human Services, specifically, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA). The CTEP priorities over the next four years include: identification and/or development of resources and sample curriculum to assist New Jersey secondary school districts and postsecondary CTE program in developing quality CTE programs of study; to create a statewide model for at least one new CTE program of study; delivery of high-quality professional development for secondary school districts and/or postsecondary CTE programs; and administration and leadership of FCCLA to ensure activities are aligned to NJCCCS and industry standards. The CTEP program is a limited competitive grant open to public 2-year and 4-year institutions of higher education (IHEs) in New Jersey. This NGO covers the first year of a four-year grant cycle. Based on the availability of state and federal resources, this four-year grant program will begin September 1, 2010 and end on August 31, 2015. The initial award year will be September 1, 2010 through August 31, 2011.

Eligible Agencies: Public 2-year and 4-year institutions of higher education in the State of New Jersey.

Approximate Number of Awards: 1 Grant Program Type: Competitive
Total Amt. Available: $315,000 Application Due Date: 6/10/2010