SB 1070 (Steinberg – D)

Establishes the Career Technical Education Pathways Program through June 2018. Requires Chancellor of the CA Community Colleges and Superintendent to jointly administer contracts and competitive grants which align secondary and post-secondary CTE curricula, increase rates of industry-recognized certification, promote partnerships between education and industry, promote articulation, provide professional development, and expand work-based learning opportunities. Requires grantees to submit outcomes-based data for continued funding. Provides funding for Linked Learning Recognition of Study, the Linked Learning Pilot Program administered by CDE, and the validation of reliable college- and career-readiness measures.