Two Center for Educational Testing and Evaluation (CETE) staff members will participate in a panel discussion at the Council of Chief State School Officers’ 2012 National Conference on Student Assessment in June 2012. CETE staff members Laura Kramer and Cameron Clyne will discuss "Career Pathways Collaborative: On the Road to Career Readiness." Kramer will also serve as panel moderator. The CETE-led multi-state Career Pathways Collaborative is developing a next-generation assessment system around innovative approaches to career and technical education. The collaborative was formed to share ideas and resources across states to create high-quality, cost-effective assessments using cutting-edge research.