Making the Connections for Success

Presentation Category: 
Career Pathways/ Industry Sectors
Presentation Description: 
Articulation and Career Pathways - A model for program articulations will be presented that will demonstrate high school students ability to follow a career pathway into a local junior college program by following an articlated program.
Presentation Style
Lecture Style: 
Interactive Style: 
Lead Presenter
Lead Presenter Name: 
Troy Gravatt
Teacher - CA Outstanding High School Agriculture Program 2008
Additional Presenter 1
Additional Presenter 1: 
Mark Anglin
Dean Agriculture, Enviromental Sciences, and Technology
Modesto Junior College

Funding Opportunities

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provides funding to states to replace cuts to K-12 and higher education for several purposes including teacher professional development for making progress toward rigorous college and career-ready standards.

Information links for funding professional development:

Using Recovery Funds to Drive School Reform and Improvement

AARA Title I Part A Funds

Implementing the Recovery Act

Implementation Ideas from the Field

Perkins Funding

The CCPC conference includes professional development topics for faculty, counselors, and administrators that meet requirements of the 2006 Perkins Act (Sections 122, 124, 134, and 135).

Information links for funding professional development:

Perkins IV (2006) Legislation

Perkins IV (2006) Policy Guidance