U.S. Government Accountability Office
States are doing what they can to implement performance measures under a federal accountability law for Career and Technical Education, but face challenges in collecting data on technical skill attainment and student placement, according to a new Government Accountability Office report.
The report makes no recommendations and indicates that states plan to work with the Department of Education to overcome the challenges they face in collecting and reporting student outcomes. Free. 20 pages. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d09683.pdf.