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Hearings cover rules for hemp cultivation in New Mexico - Island Packet

Industrial Education - 1 hour 48 min ago

Hearings cover rules for hemp cultivation in New Mexico
Island Packet
The New Mexico Department of Agriculture is hosting a series of public hearings around the state on a proposed rule regarding the cultivation of hemp. The first meeting was held Friday in Las Cruces. The meetings will continue Monday in Espanola and ...

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Conservation District welcomes new administrative assistant - Clearfield Progress

Environmental Education Issues - October 14, 2018 - 10:24pm

Clearfield Progress

Conservation District welcomes new administrative assistant
Clearfield Progress
The Environmental Education Fund pays for programs such as the CCCDC's Conservation Day Camp, the Conservation Celebration held at Curwensville Dam, and the conservation district's various gardening and tree pruning workshops for local residents.

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Coyote Springs students take the lead - The Daily Courier

Environmental Education Issues - October 14, 2018 - 7:44pm

The Daily Courier

Coyote Springs students take the lead
The Daily Courier
Environmental education is crucial to cultivating the next generation of active, 21st century citizens. School habitats and gardens provide students new opportunities to engage in project-based learning and apply the 5C's. Coyote has discovered ...

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Bucking the Trend: West Michigan leaders focus on career pathways for students - MiBiz

Machining - October 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

MiBiz

Bucking the Trend: West Michigan leaders focus on career pathways for students
MiBiz
As more high school students eschew enrolling in college, West Michigan technical centers and higher education institutions are searching for ways to push them to different career pathways. In part, West Michigan educational leaders say higher ... When ...

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Why South Africa should take part in global university rankings - Daily Maverick

Industrial Education - October 14, 2018 - 6:35pm

Daily Maverick

Why South Africa should take part in global university rankings
Daily Maverick
Last week I attended the Times Higher Education Summit in Singapore. This summit discussed how to build a modern university that is able to tackle the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. In addition, the 2019 global university rankings were ...

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Montgomery County upgrades vocational training - Washington Post

Technical Education - October 14, 2018 - 5:53pm

Washington Post

Montgomery County upgrades vocational training
Washington Post
The number of students enrolled in career, technical and adult education has grown over the past decade by nearly 700,000, to almost 8.2 million, according to U.S. Education Department data. The 171,526-square-foot structure in Silver Spring sits next ...

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Re-inventing Asia-Pacific's industries - The Business Times

Industrial Education - October 14, 2018 - 5:50pm

The Business Times

Re-inventing Asia-Pacific's industries
The Business Times
This is achieved through education. Ultimately, most of our education systems were designed for an industrial age - to generate engineers, administrators and academics. Education systems need to be prepared for the inevitable future of intelligent systems.

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Marching to the beat of Industry 4.0 - The Business Times

Industrial Education - October 14, 2018 - 5:50pm

The Business Times

Marching to the beat of Industry 4.0
The Business Times
SingEx Holdings chief executive Aloysius Arlando says: "The economies in the Asia-Pacific are disparate and companies are at different levels of understanding and adoption (of Industry 4.0). Therefore, we have placed a high emphasis on education and ...

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Affordable robots in classrooms ready students for a future in artificial intelligence - ABC Local

Robotics - October 14, 2018 - 3:43pm

ABC Local

Affordable robots in classrooms ready students for a future in artificial intelligence
ABC Local
But STEM learning specialist Angus McPherson, of Maryborough Education Centre in Victoria, said that, in the past, the price of robotics equipment was a barrier that schools, such as his, had struggled to overcome. Maryborough Education Centre is ...

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STEM picks up steam

S.T.E.M Education - October 14, 2018 - 3:23pm
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With teacher's help, student kicks aside obstacles - The Robesonian

Electrical - October 14, 2018 - 3:21pm

The Robesonian

With teacher's help, student kicks aside obstacles
The Robesonian
After receiving an education in two fields and working in three others without finding exactly what he wanted to do, Purdie took some time off in 2015 to consider his options. In 2016 he went to work for Cape Fear Valley Health system's Bladen Hospital ...

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With teacher's help, student kicks aside obstacles - The Robesonian

Electricity/Electronics - October 14, 2018 - 3:21pm

The Robesonian

With teacher's help, student kicks aside obstacles
The Robesonian
After receiving an education in two fields and working in three others without finding exactly what he wanted to do, Purdie took some time off in 2015 to consider his options. In 2016 he went to work for Cape Fear Valley Health system's Bladen Hospital ...

Political notes - Herald-Mail Media

Electrical - October 14, 2018 - 3:16pm

Herald-Mail Media

Political notes
Herald-Mail Media
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) local 307, representing the city of Hagerstown's electrical workers, and Washington County Education Support Personnel endorsed Peter Perini for delegate in legislative District 2B. • The ...

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$6M improvement project finished at Green Lakes State Park - CNYcentral.com

Environmental Education Issues - October 14, 2018 - 3:08pm

CNYcentral.com

$6M improvement project finished at Green Lakes State Park
CNYcentral.com
MANLIUS, N.Y. (AP) -- Multi-million-dollar improvements to a popular New York state park have been completed. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the makeover at Green Lakes State Park near Syracuse includes a new year-round environmental education center.

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$6M improvement project finished at Green Lakes State Park - CNYcentral.com

Electrical - October 14, 2018 - 3:08pm

CNYcentral.com

$6M improvement project finished at Green Lakes State Park
CNYcentral.com
MANLIUS, N.Y. (AP) -- Multi-million-dollar improvements to a popular New York state park have been completed. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the makeover at Green Lakes State Park near Syracuse includes a new year-round environmental education center.

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Lake George school board approves project; vote set for Dec. 4 - Glens Falls Post-Star

Electrical - October 14, 2018 - 3:04pm

Glens Falls Post-Star

Lake George school board approves project; vote set for Dec. 4
Glens Falls Post-Star
... electrical upgrades to the elementary school; and smoke and fire alarm enhancements to the high school. A majority of the work is aimed at security, infrastructure and being ADA-compliant, while some projects complement the students' education like ...

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$6M improvement project finished at state park near Syracuse - Plainview Daily Herald

Environmental Education Issues - October 14, 2018 - 2:22pm

$6M improvement project finished at state park near Syracuse
Plainview Daily Herald
MANLIUS, N.Y. (AP) — Multi-million-dollar improvements to a popular New York state park have been completed. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the makeover at Green Lakes State Park near Syracuse includes a new year-round environmental education center.

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