The purpose of the Carl D. Perkins grant is to assist school districts and public two-year colleges in improving secondary and postsecondary-level career and technical education programs. As set forth in Perkins, the main priority is to close the achievement gap for special populations on the Perkins core indicators of performance.
Resources for Program Directors
Perkins Quick Reference Guide - Postsecondary
Perkins Quick Reference Guide - Secondary
Massachusetts Perkins IV Manual
Massachusetts Perkins IV Five-Year State Plan
Massachusetts Perkins Accountability Workbook - Postsecondary 2017-2018
Massachusetts Perkins Accountability Workbook - Secondary 2017-2018
The Carl D. Perkins Career & Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006
Office for Career/Vocational Technical Education Onsite Monitoring
Visit the Office for Career/Vocational Technical Education for more information on vocational technical education programs.