ODE has just released the Course Equivalency Pilot Projects Grant.  The RFP can be found at under Grant Opportunities.  A webinar about the grant is scheduled for 3:30 to 4:30 on February 10.  Registration for the webinar can be found at .  The webinar will be recorded and posted. 


This grant will provide $20,000 for three schools to participate in development and implementation of opportunities for students to receive core academic credit by taking CTE courses.  The funds can be used to pay for personnel costs and travel associated with the pilot project. Public high schools in Oregon that have CTE Programs of Study are eligible to apply.


If you have further questions related to the grant, please contact Tom Thompson at or 503-947-5790. 


Tom Thompson

Education Specialist

Industrial and Engineering Systems

Office of Learning | Instruction, Standards, Assessment & Accountability Unit | Oregon Department of Education

255 Capitol Street NE | Salem, Oregon 97310

Voice: 503.947.5790 |Fax: 503-378-5156 |


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