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Career and Technical Education - Leading the Way
Valley Education for Employment System
CTEI Grant   VALEES mini-grants

 


Valley Education for Employment System (VALEES) administers over $2 million in state and federal Career and Technical Education grant programs designed to:

  • promote partnerships among secondary schools, post-secondary schools, and businesses;
  • develop Programs of Study aligned with Illinois' Career Pathways to provide guidance as students plan their academic and career related studies;
  • offer professional development activities that promote best practices for educators;
  • support the development and implementation of CTE programs.

Grant approval and procedures memo FY15

Sub-grantee flow-through allocations FY15

Career and Technical Education Improvement Grant (CTEI)

This grant provides supplemental funds to support the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education (CTE) grant and other CTE activities. The purpose of this program is to develop the academic and career and technical skills of secondary education students and postsecondary education students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs.

CTEI FY15 expenditure reporting spreadsheet tool: click on LEA name to download Excel tool.

Aurora East #131 Indian Creek #425 PawPaw #271
Aurora West #129 Indian Valley Vocational Center Plano #88
Batavia #101 Kaneland #302 Sandwich #430
Earlville #9 Kendall Co. Sp. Ed. Coop. Serena #2
Fox Valley Career Center Leland #1 Somonauk #432
Geneva #304 Newark #18 Yorkville #115
Hinkley Big-Rock #429 Oswego #308  










Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Grant

The purpose of Perkins IV is to develop more fully the academic, career, and technical skills of secondary students and postsecondary students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs, including career and academic preparation for special poopulation students.

Perkins payment request form VALEES FY 15

PERKINS FY15 reimburesement spreadsheet tool: click on LEA name to download Excel tool.

Aurora East #131 IVVC Sandwich #430
Aurora West #129 Kaneland #302 Yorkville #115
Batavia #101 Oswego #308  
Geneva #304 Plano #88  


Agriculture Education Incentive Grant

These funds are allocated to meet the objectives of the Illinois Plan for Agricultural Education and Illinois First Through Quality Agricultural Education: A Strategic Plan for Illinois Agricultural Education. Agriculture Education Incentive Grants are administered at the local level with funds flowing directly to school districts with aproved programs. Questions concerning these grant funds should be directed to the Illinois State Board of Education.

Partnership for College and Career Success

Partnership for College and Career Success federal Perkins funds were eliminated for 2011-2012..