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Document Number: 8522

What is "Career Ready"? - Too often the terms "career ready" and "college ready" are used interchangeably and discussions around career readiness are limited to traditional academic skills that allow students to successfully enroll in postsecondary education. While there is no debate that a rigorous level of academic proficiency is essential for any post-high school endeavor, the reality is that it takes much more to be truly considered ready for a career. (Association for Career and Technical Education, April 2010)...

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