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Tupelo High students get 'Cooper Tire experience' - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Technical Education - 7 hours 28 min ago

Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Tupelo High students get 'Cooper Tire experience'
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
prev. next. TUPELO – Cooper Tire brought a glimpse of its plant to Tupelo High School's Career and Technical Education Center Friday to give students an idea of how tires are made and how they could fit into that process through a career in manufacturing.

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For county educator, a way to environmental awareness is through the stomach - Sentinel-Tribune

Environmental Education Issues - 7 hours 36 min ago

Sentinel-Tribune

For county educator, a way to environmental awareness is through the stomach
Sentinel-Tribune
Gamby is the environmental educator for the Wood County Solid Waste Management District. From tours of the wind turbines west of the city and the recycling center to classroom visits to speaking to senior citizens, Gamby covers the gamut when it comes ...

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Carver College and Career Academy is program of the year - Progress Index

Technology Education - October 20, 2017 - 7:15pm

Carver College and Career Academy is program of the year
Progress Index
The Virginia Technology and Engineering Education Association recently announced Carver College and Career Academy received its 2017 Program of the Year Award for having the state's best high school technology education program. Carver Academy's ...

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Carver College and Career Academy is program of the year - Progress Index

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 7:15pm

Carver College and Career Academy is program of the year
Progress Index
The Virginia Technology and Engineering Education Association recently announced Carver College and Career Academy received its 2017 Program of the Year Award for having the state's best high school technology education program. Carver Academy's ...

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Lincoln's Drumlin Farm breaks ground for new learning center - Wicked Local Lincoln

Environmental Education Issues - October 20, 2017 - 6:54pm

Wicked Local Lincoln

Lincoln's Drumlin Farm breaks ground for new learning center
Wicked Local Lincoln
When it debuts next spring, the 3,700 square foot building will serve as the hub from which all of the wildlife sanctuary's environmental education flows. The Sunday, Oct. 15 groundbreaking celebration brought together Mass Audubon leaders and Drumlin ...

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Lafitte garden club takes students outside for environment education course - NOLA.com (blog)

Environmental Education Issues - October 20, 2017 - 5:52pm

Lafitte garden club takes students outside for environment education course
NOLA.com (blog)
Fifteen members of the Louisiana Garden Club Federation from across the state found themselves in the tiny town of Jean Lafitte recently for an environmental school hosted by Lafitte's own Better Swamp and Garden Club. Also in attendance were several ...

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Equipment Day brings students, potential employers together - Ashland Times Gazette

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 5:35pm

Equipment Day brings students, potential employers together
Ashland Times Gazette
“We're here to support that, and these industry credentials, things that are going to help students as employees in the future,” Wells continued. “Career tech has come a long way. We're seeing a really, really valuable piece of education. We have a ...

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Equipment Day brings students, potential employers together - Ashland Times Gazette

Building Trades - October 20, 2017 - 5:35pm

Equipment Day brings students, potential employers together
Ashland Times Gazette
ASHLAND — Exposing students to potential employers while getting hands-on training and eventually earning certification on equipment they will be using in their careers after graduation is just one of the many benefits of Friday's third annual ...

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Moran Urges Senate Leaders To Pass Federal Loan Program - KMUW

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 4:35pm

KMUW

Moran Urges Senate Leaders To Pass Federal Loan Program
KMUW
Career and technical education must remain a priority in order to close the skills gap in our country. I joined 58 of my colleagues from both sides of the aisle in calling on Senate leaders to quickly renew the Perkins Career and Technical Education ...

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Workshop showcases non-traditional careers to local girls - News Dispatch

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 4:21pm

News Dispatch

Workshop showcases non-traditional careers to local girls
News Dispatch
"We are trying to get them to think about being engineers and being attorneys, different professions," said the director of La Pore County Career and Technical Education Audra Peterson. "This is giving them a chance to kind of step outside of the box ...

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New Mexico Wavered on Evolution and Climate Change in Science ... - New York Times

Environmental Education Issues - October 20, 2017 - 4:10pm

New York Times

New Mexico Wavered on Evolution and Climate Change in Science ...
New York Times
The state's Education Department unveiled a proposal that used soft language on evolution and climate change. Then came the public outcry.
Scores decry new science standards | The Taos Newstaosnews

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Ex-astronaut, BSU educator says exposing females to STEM is essential to our future - Idaho Statesman

S.T.E.M Education - October 20, 2017 - 1:50pm

Idaho Statesman

Ex-astronaut, BSU educator says exposing females to STEM is essential to our future
Idaho Statesman
Perspective is a funny thing. It bends to time and space in ways few things do. I can tell you from experience, your perspective on the world changes dramatically when you look down at it from 254 miles above the surface. Time can be just as powerful.

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Two New Tech Teachers Start At Mashpee Middle/High School - CapeNews.net

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 1:12pm

CapeNews.net

Two New Tech Teachers Start At Mashpee Middle/High School
CapeNews.net
Two new career and technical education (or CTE) teachers started work last month—culinary teacher William J. Stoloski Jr. and applied technology teacher Anthony B. Chiuppi. Both are already helping expand the tool chests of students in grades 7 to 12.

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Middletown arborist, IDS teacher, Jonah Center for Earth, Art earn environmental awards - Middletown Press

Environmental Education Issues - October 20, 2017 - 1:10pm

Middletown Press

Middletown arborist, IDS teacher, Jonah Center for Earth, Art earn environmental awards
Middletown Press
The Jonah Center for Earth and Art has a mission to foster more sustainable relationships between people, other creatures, energy resources and the environment through collaboration, education, community action and art. Since its inception in 2004, the ...

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Hospitality: It's more than changing sheets | Local News ... - Post-Bulletin

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 12:38pm

Post-Bulletin

Hospitality: It's more than changing sheets | Local News ...
Post-Bulletin
Ethan Herber manages a portfolio of 15 hotels throughout the country from his downtown Rochester office, handling social media, search engine optimization ...

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Apprentice program to be offered - Wilkes Journal Patriot

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 12:05pm

Apprentice program to be offered
Wilkes Journal Patriot
“Registered apprenticeships not only afford students the opportunity for specialized work-based learning, they also include competitive salaries and 100 percent college tuition waivers,” said Wayne Shepherd, director of career and technical education ...

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Hammond Area Career Center prepares new generation of students in skilled trades - Chicago Tribune

Technical Education - October 20, 2017 - 11:57am

Chicago Tribune

Hammond Area Career Center prepares new generation of students in skilled trades
Chicago Tribune
For more than three decades, the Hammond Area Career Center has offered early career and technical education for Northwest Indiana students from more than a dozen high schools. The opportunity is there to train for skilled jobs, rather than take on ...

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GUEST VIEW: STEM education is Mississippi's bridge to a brighter future - Meridian Star

S.T.E.M Education - October 20, 2017 - 11:44am

Meridian Star

GUEST VIEW: STEM education is Mississippi's bridge to a brighter future
Meridian Star
Second, relatively few Mississippi college students go on to earn a STEM-related degree, according to the U.S. Department of Education. Fortunately, many leaders in the utility sector and in the education community are stepping up to help open new ...

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Waterfowl Chesapeake launches funding match campaign - The Star Democrat

Environmental Education Issues - October 20, 2017 - 11:41am

The Star Democrat

Waterfowl Chesapeake launches funding match campaign
The Star Democrat
... financial resources with environmental needs.” There are three grant recipients. One is the Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy for its Students for Streams program, an environmental education program for Dorchester County ninth-graders and teachers.

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DART Foundation donates $50000 to help create STEM garden at the Waxahachie Senior Activity Center - Waxahachie Daily Light

S.T.E.M Education - October 20, 2017 - 11:13am

DART Foundation donates $50000 to help create STEM garden at the Waxahachie Senior Activity Center
Waxahachie Daily Light
WAXAHACHIE — The DART Foundation donated $50,000 to the Waxahachie Senior Citizens Center for its latest community education program, the "Living Today for Tomorrow" Next Generation Education STEM Garden. These funds will be used to develop ...

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