Author: Shaun M. Dougherty



Career and technical education students

Career and Technical Education in High School: Does It Improve Student Outcomes?

January 26, 2017

Ask any group of high school teachers, and they will report that the most frequently asked question in their classrooms is, “When are we ever gonna use this?” In a traditional college prep program, the honest answer is usually, “Maybe when you get to the university.” But in the real world? Depending on the class, students may not find their learning as useful.