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Kanawha judge rules in favor of Nicholas consolidation plan - Beckley Register-Herald

Technical Education - 1 hour 5 min ago

Kanawha judge rules in favor of Nicholas consolidation plan
Beckley Register-Herald
... reject the county board's Comprehensive Educational Facilities Plan, or CEFP, in which Nicholas requested approval to amend its 2010-2020 CEFP to close Richwood High, Nicholas County High, Nicholas County Career and Technical Education Center, ...

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County parks 50th anniversary celebration is Sunday - Goshen News

Environmental Education Issues - 2 hours 1 min ago

Goshen News

County parks 50th anniversary celebration is Sunday
Goshen News
Directors, rangers and staff members work together to provide beautiful green spaces and environmental education to the residents of Elkhart County. Elkhart County Parks is hosting a festival at Ox Bow Park Sunday in celebration of the department's ...

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Volunteers needed at environmental centers - The Baytown Sun

Environmental Education Issues - 3 hours 3 min ago

The Baytown Sun

Volunteers needed at environmental centers
The Baytown Sun
The Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education Center at 1724 Market Street and the Baytown Nature Center, 6213 Bayway Drive, Baytown's environmental education jewels, are currently seeking volunteers who share a passion for the environment, enjoy working ...

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UTEP Professor Receives Prestigious Hispanic Education Award - El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog)

S.T.E.M Education - 3 hours 40 min ago

El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog)

UTEP Professor Receives Prestigious Hispanic Education Award
El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog)
Great Minds in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) today announced its 2017 Class of HENAAC Award Winners. UTEP's Jorge Gardea-Torresdey, Ph.D., Dudley Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering, professor of chemistry ...

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Power plant hearing set for Wednesday - The Daily Times

Building Trades - 4 hours 2 min ago

Power plant hearing set for Wednesday
The Daily Times
Since ESC Brooke County Power applied for a permit to build and operate a natural gas fueled power plant at 170 Quinn Lane, the state Public Service Commission has received objections from several residents and a trade group that sees such plants as a ...

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Rio Hondo College receives $778000 grant to develop safety standards for alternative fuels - The Whittier Daily News

Technology Education - 4 hours 3 min ago

Rio Hondo College receives $778000 grant to develop safety standards for alternative fuels
The Whittier Daily News
The three-year National Science Foundation grant, through its Advanced Technology Education program, will be shared with Central Oregon Community College. Officials from both colleges will meet this month to establish a time line for the project, which ...

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Event seeks to spark childhood environmental education - WMDT

Environmental Education Issues - August 18, 2017 - 10:49pm

WMDT

Event seeks to spark childhood environmental education
WMDT
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. - Agriculture and farming have been woven into the fabric of Delmarva, and Friday evening at the Chincoteague Bay Field Station, an event was held to make connections between local farmers and chefs. The focal point of the event ...

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A new public, state-run STEM school proposed for Los Angeles wins support from two county supervisors but is ... - LA School Report

S.T.E.M Education - August 18, 2017 - 10:15pm

LA School Report

A new public, state-run STEM school proposed for Los Angeles wins support from two county supervisors but is ...
LA School Report
Two members of the LA County Board of Supervisors support the school, while two LA Unified school board members say LA is “already addressing the need for STEM education.” Legislation to establish the school was proposed by state Assemblyman Raul ...

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US Green Building Council New Jersey hosts Environmental Education and Climate Science Day for underserved youth - Asbury Park Press

Environmental Education Issues - August 18, 2017 - 7:01pm

Asbury Park Press

US Green Building Council New Jersey hosts Environmental Education and Climate Science Day for underserved youth
Asbury Park Press
The US Green Building Council New Jersey (USGBC NJ) hosted an Environmental Education Day for children from underserved households on Thursday, August 17th at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Sandy Hook ...

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Snook ISD planning $7.5 million bond election for November - KBTX

Technology Education - August 18, 2017 - 7:01pm

Snook ISD planning $7.5 million bond election for November
KBTX
We're looking at a fine arts and career and technology education classroom addition. Those classes are currently being held in regular ed classrooms and they need a little bit more specialized facility. We're looking at renovating our existing ...

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Letter To The Editor: Thank You Cheryl Bell - Los Alamos Daily Post

Environmental Education Issues - August 18, 2017 - 5:27pm

Letter To The Editor: Thank You Cheryl Bell
Los Alamos Daily Post
Earlier this year, the Pajarito Environmental Education Center and Land of Enchantment Wildlife Foundation teamed up to host New Mexico's first Bear Festival. This event was wonderful and bought local, state and national agencies together to help Los ...

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Las Vegas teen says winning international graphic design competition gives her head start in career - KTNV Las Vegas

Technology Education - August 18, 2017 - 5:26pm

KTNV Las Vegas

Las Vegas teen says winning international graphic design competition gives her head start in career
KTNV Las Vegas
Finalists were asked to create a 16-inch by 20-inch poster in both print-ready and digital format for client Iridescent, a science, engineering and technology education nonprofit organization. They were given 8 hours and could use software programs ...

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Mathematics Professor Dr. Talitha Washington Receives Prestigious NSF DUE Appointment - Howard Newsroom (press release)

S.T.E.M Education - August 18, 2017 - 4:52pm

Howard Newsroom (press release)

Mathematics Professor Dr. Talitha Washington Receives Prestigious NSF DUE Appointment
Howard Newsroom (press release)
According to the NSF website, DUE's programs are intended to strengthen STEM education at two- and four-year colleges and universities by improving curricula, instruction, laboratories, infrastructure, assessment, diversity of students and faculty, and ...

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Santa Rosa school district seeks Title 1, STEM assistance - Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Technical Education - August 18, 2017 - 4:46pm

Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Santa Rosa school district seeks Title 1, STEM assistance
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
... ensure that career and technical programs are academically rigorous and up-to-date with the needs of the regional business and industry; the funds also support innovation and expand access to quality career and technical education programs ...

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Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful, GCPS receive $20K grant for gardens - Gwinnettdailypost.com

Environmental Education Issues - August 18, 2017 - 4:41pm

Gwinnettdailypost.com

Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful, GCPS receive $20K grant for gardens
Gwinnettdailypost.com
“We are very fortunate to have partners like Lowe's and Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful who recognize the importance of environmental education. GCPS is proud of its work in this area and Project Plant It Forward will be a great addition, helping educate ...

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Leander district approves $454.4 million bond for new schools, growth - MyStatesman.com

Technical Education - August 18, 2017 - 4:28pm

MyStatesman.com

Leander district approves $454.4 million bond for new schools, growth
MyStatesman.com
Trustees decided to reduce the technology budget by $9 million to make room for optional projects that would boost career and technical education, including the addition or renovations of agriculture barn facilities at three high schools, a junior ROTC ...
$454.4M bond vote for four new schools in Leander ISDKXAN.com
Leander ISD Trustees Call For $454M Bond ReferendumPatch.com

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$848 Million in Trades Processed During Apiary Fund Traders Summit - Benzinga

Building Trades - August 18, 2017 - 2:01pm

$848 Million in Trades Processed During Apiary Fund Traders Summit
Benzinga
A group of more than 120 traders from around the world processed more than $848 million in currency trades during the four-day Apiary Fund Traders Summit in Salt Lake City. Apiary Fund also announced it was in the early completion ... "Wealth building ...

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An Owlet Overture at Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center - Oswego Daily News

Environmental Education Issues - August 18, 2017 - 1:05pm

An Owlet Overture at Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center
Oswego Daily News
AMBOY – The Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center will present a public program on owls and owlets. An Owlet Overture will be held on August 31 at 6:30 p.m., with a rain date of September 1 at 6:30 p.m.. Summer's end and early autumn mark the last ...

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Exhibitors needed for Construction Career Day - Northern Nevada Business Weekly

Building Trades - August 18, 2017 - 12:39pm

Exhibitors needed for Construction Career Day
Northern Nevada Business Weekly
BuildNV.org, in partnership with the Washoe County School District Department of Career and Technical Education, is seeking exhibitors for the 2nd annual Construction Career Day at the Reno Sparks Convention Center on Thursday, Sept. 28, from 8 a.m. to ...

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Winchester Foundation for Educational Excellence moves from basics to innovation - Wicked Local Winchester

Technology Education - August 18, 2017 - 12:18pm

Wicked Local Winchester

Winchester Foundation for Educational Excellence moves from basics to innovation
Wicked Local Winchester
Muraco Elementary School is planning to launch its maker space early in the school year, to give students opportunities for hands-on technology education. With the strong support of the district's educators, Connelly said WFEE has achieved the early ...

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