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Technical Report: Most School District Career Academies Incorporated Nationally Recognized Core Elements in 2004-05, Report No. 06-56, July 2006
 
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As a companion to Report No. 06-55, More Than Half of the State’s School Districts Have Career Academies; Most Operating in 2004-05 Incorporated Nationally Recognized Core Elements, this technical report provides detailed information about 379 Florida career academies that were in operation during the 2004-05 school year. This report provides the academies’ detailed responses to an OPPAGA survey that requested descriptive information; information on the extent to which the academies have implemented three nationally recognized career academy core elements: a small learning community, a college preparatory curriculum with a career theme, and partnerships with local employers and higher education; and information on what certifications are available to career academies and the extent to which they are used.

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Education System
Career Education

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 08-59 Legislature Overhauled Florida’s System of Career and Professional Academies, published in October 2008.
  • Report No. 07-40 Career Academy Students Perform Better Than Other Students During High School; Later Outcomes Vary, published in October 2007.
  • Report No. 06-55 More Than Half of the State’s School Districts Have Career Academies, Most Operating in 2004-05 Incorporated Nationally Recognized Core Elements, published in July 2006.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
e-mail address: oppaga@oppaga.fl.gov


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