Reinventing the American High School for the 21st Century: A Position Paper

December 22, 2006

By hammersmith

[Source: Pathways to College Network] — In this paper, the Association for Career and Technical Education makes a series of nine recommendations to help bring high schools in line with 21st century needs, including establishing a clear system goal of career and college readiness for all students, creating a school culture that stresses personalization, creating incentives for students to pursue the core curriculum in an interest-based context, and promoting linkages between career and technical education and high school redesign efforts. [Note: To read the full report, click here.]