New Jersey Department of Education

New Jersey Green Program of Study - Year 3/4

Division: Student and Field Services
Office: Career and Technical Education


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Purpose: The New Jersey Green Program of Study is a four year pilot program to establish and pilot model four year programs of study (grades 9-12) in developing 'green-focused' career and technical education (CTE) programs for sustainable design, sustainable energy, and green construction in order to prepare secondary and post-secondary students for emerging green-focused careers. The outcome of the pilot program will be the improvement of the preparation of, and increase in the number of, secondary and post-secondary students entering the emerging green-focused career paths of sustainable design, sustainable energy, and green construction. The Career and Technical Education Provisional Teacher Pilot program is a continuation grant, awarded in the first year through a MOU to Essex County Vocational-Technical Schools. This NGO covers the third year of a four-year grant cycle. Based on the availability of state resources, this third year of the grant program will begin November 1, 2012 and end October 31, 2013.

Eligible Agencies: Essex County Vocational School District

Approximate Number of Awards: 1 Grant Program Type: Continuation
Total Amt. Available: $114,000 Application Due Date: 8/29/2012

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