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Answering to Perkins


Hoachlander, G., & Klein, S. (1999). Answering to Perkins: Techniques. Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections, 74(2), 46-48.


Under the new Perkins legislation, states have more flexibility to administer their career and technical education programs and a greater percentage of funds for local programs. In return, Congress wants to see results. This article states that for successful implementation of Perkins accountability requirements educators must define workable indicators and performance levels, identify relevant populations, and develop strategies for local implementation