Resources and Links
ArticulationAgreement- (MS Word) Template designed by the New Jersey Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education to establish articulation agreements between educational institutions.
Career Exploration – Department of Education links for career exploration.
Career and Technical Education Approved Programs - Listing of approved CTE programs in New Jersey, searchable by District or Career Cluster.
Career and Technical Education Program Approval Documents - Procedure, information and applications for new and existing CTE programs in New Jersey.
Congressional Contacts – The Congressional leadership, committees and subcommittees listed here are responsible for CTE authorizing legislation through the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006—and for appropriating federal funds to support and sustain quality CTE programs nationwide.
Guest Speakers – A listing of volunteer guest speakers to enhance instruction.
Marketing Knowledge and Skills Chart PDF- Standards for secondary students, knowledge and skills applicable to careers in manufacturing, and example products or activities that may indicate proficiency. (also available in Marketing and skills chart excel)
NJ Community College Program Guide- Detailed list of college credit, non-credit, and professional certification programs available at New Jersey’s 19 community colleges.
GEAR UP (new!) – GEAR UP (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for UndergraduatePrograms) is a discretionary grant program funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by New Jersey Higher Education. Its goal is to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.
NJ System of Higher Education at a Glance (new!) - Information on the institutions, student characteristics, student assistance, and significant enrollment trends
Secondary Program Offerings - Inventories of programs offered at two-year and four-year institutions in New Jersey.
Standard 9.4 – New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standard 9.4 describes knowledge and skills that prepare students for postsecondary education, training and employment per career cluster and pathway.
Structured Learning Experiences - Information, training and forms for implementing SLE in New Jersey schools.