• Proclamation

    WHEREAS: February 1-28, 2015, has been designated Career and Technical
    Education Month by the Association for Career and Technical Education; and
    WHEREAS: profound economic and technological changes in our society are
    rapidly reflected in the structure and nature of work, thereby placing new and
    additional responsibilities on our educational system; and
    WHEREAS: Escondido Union High School District has continually provided
    students with a school-to-careers connection and is the backbone of a strong,
    well-educated workforce, which fosters productivity in business and industry
    and contributes to America’s leadership in the international marketplace; and
    WHEREAS: Career and Technical Education programs are designed to meet
    current and future labor and market demands. By integrating technical
    education with core curriculum, high school students experience practical,
    meaningful applications of skills, thus improving the quality of their education,
    motivating potential at-risk students and giving all students leadership
    opportunities in their fields and in their communities; and
    WHEREAS: Escondido Union High School District Career Technical
    Education offers students lifelong opportunities to learn new skills which
    prepare them to make an immediate impact on our community and provide
    them with career choices; and
    WHEREAS: the ever-increasing cooperative efforts of career technical
    educators and business and industry stimulate the growth and vitality of our
    local economy and that of the entire nation by preparing graduates for career
    fields forecast to experience the largest and fastest growth in the next decade;
    NOW THEREFORE, I, Steve Boyle, Superintendent of Escondido Union
    High School District, do hereby proclaim February 1-28, 2015 as Career
    Technical Education Month and salute the administration, staff, teachers and
    students of the Escondido Union High School District for their efforts and
    accomplishments.