2022 GACTE Legislative Priorities
2022 Legislative Priorities
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Priority 1: Restore Career, Technical and Agricultural Budgets to the amount funded in FY 2020.
Priority 2: Support increased funding levels for Extended Day/Extended Year Grants to provide enhanced engagement for students through Career Technical Student Organizations (CTSO’s) and other types of related experiences.
Priority 3: Pursue opportunities to recruit and retain quality Career, Technical and Agriculture Education (CTAE) teachers in middle and high school.
Priority 4: Support and maintain funding for Career Related Education Grants (Capital Equipment Bonds).
Priority 5: Support enhanced efforts to increase the workforce pipeline by providing incentives to employers for hiring qualified CTAE students.
Priority 6: Support legislation that reduces employer risk when participating in work-based learning to expand work-based learning opportunities that ensure the availability of a highly skilled workforce for Georgia employers.
For More Information, please contact:
Bethany Gilliam, President
CTAE Director, Bulloch County Schools
Helen Malone, Legislative Chair
CTAE Director, Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
Jody Reeves, GACTE Executive Director
Brittany Tolleson, Legislative Co-Chair
Family and Consumer Science Teacher, Houston County Schools
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