Career Education Practices
The Career Education Practices (CEP) Unit of the Workforce and Economic Development Division focuses on program coordination and advocacy, policy development and coordination with K-18 workforce preparation and career and technical education systems. The CEP Unit is responsible for the implementation of the Carl D. Perkins Career Technical Education Act (Perkins IV) of 2006, which includes managing and coordinating activities that impact other interagency and intra-agency objectives. The unit also coordinates the implementation of the Governor's Career Pathways Initiative (SB 70; SB 1133). In addition, the CEP Unit is responsible for the development, dissemination, and implementation of the California State Plan and the annual performance reports.
Dr. Debra Jones, Director, Workforce and Adult Education
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