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As state education money dries up, local funding a safety net for CareerTech schools - Tulsa World

Technology Education - 3 hours 15 min ago

Tulsa World

As state education money dries up, local funding a safety net for CareerTech schools
Tulsa World
Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education records reflect more modest pay increases for other technology center district superintendents, compared to Tiger. The average total compensation for technology center district superintendents ...

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Stefanik touts career and technical education legislation - Glens Falls Post-Star (blog)

Technical Education - 4 hours 36 min ago

Stefanik touts career and technical education legislation
Glens Falls Post-Star (blog)
“It helps ensure that all students, no matter what zip code they live in, have access to high-quality career and technical education and that states have the means to strengthen those programs,” Marc Egan, director of government affairs for the ...

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Tiny house, big lesson - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Building Trades - 18 hours 44 min ago

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Tiny house, big lesson
The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
With more than 30 years of building experience and an education in wind and solar energy, he is spreading his knowledge to local students in the building trades program at this BOCES school. Every year, seniors and juniors construct a tiny house and a ...

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State law makes change for career, technical education students - Altoona Mirror

Technology Education - 18 hours 47 min ago

State law makes change for career, technical education students
Altoona Mirror
We in career and technology education have always known that if students are competent on their NOCTI, which is a lengthy written assessment of 200 questions and a performance hands-on assessment, then they are ready for their next phase in life.

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State law makes change for career, technical education students - Altoona Mirror

Technical Education - 18 hours 47 min ago

State law makes change for career, technical education students
Altoona Mirror
Tom Wolf signed a bill into law Wednesday tossing out a statutory requirement for career and technical education students to pass standardized Keystone Exams in English, Algebra and biology to graduate from high school. The law implements a ...

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2nd annual TECHMaker camp wraps with kids excited about STEM education - KVOE

S.T.E.M Education - June 23, 2017 - 10:49pm

2nd annual TECHMaker camp wraps with kids excited about STEM education
KVOE
2nd annual TECHMaker camp wraps with kids excited about STEM education · Email. Details: Last Updated on June 23rd, 2017: June 23rd, 2017: Written by Alex Turley. Emporia State hosted 2nd annual TECHMaker camp this week. TECHMaker is a ...

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4 Your Education: Rio Grande Valley students learn STEM education at Railway Camp - KGBT-TV

S.T.E.M Education - June 23, 2017 - 4:40pm

KGBT-TV

4 Your Education: Rio Grande Valley students learn STEM education at Railway Camp
KGBT-TV
"It's important to start instilling STEM education as early as elementary because what we are finding is when they get to university, we get them underprepared," said Tarawneh. Luckily, these students are one step ahead of the rest after this camp ...

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BCMS students assist with mercury study - Glasgow Daily Times

Environmental Education Issues - June 23, 2017 - 4:37pm

Glasgow Daily Times

BCMS students assist with mercury study
Glasgow Daily Times
Rachel Britt, an eighth-grader at Barren County Middle School, examines what she has captured in her hand-held net. She was one of several students who took part in an environmental education camp that involved capturing dragonfly nymphs for mercury ...

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Teachers offered environmental education training through Extension - Roanoke Times

Environmental Education Issues - June 23, 2017 - 3:12pm

Teachers offered environmental education training through Extension
Roanoke Times
Virginia Cooperative Extension, in collaboration with the Southwest Virginia Chapter of the Society of American Foresters and other members of the forest industry, is offering an environmental education opportunity for teachers from July 10-13. The ...

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CSIA chosen for Education Industry Tour - The Hendricks County Flyer

Technology Education - June 23, 2017 - 3:09pm

The Hendricks County Flyer

CSIA chosen for Education Industry Tour
The Hendricks County Flyer
PLAINFIELD — The Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) Technology Center was chosen by the Association for Career and Technology Education (ACTE) as one of seven regional tour locations during the ACTE Region III Conference held in ...

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Riverside County parks group helps take Inland families under the sea - Press-Enterprise

Environmental Education Issues - June 23, 2017 - 2:48pm

Press-Enterprise

Riverside County parks group helps take Inland families under the sea
Press-Enterprise
Many of those seemed to revolve around science and environmental education.” In the last two years the foundation has helped to fund fishing clinics for children, environmental education family events, rehab essential amenities such as water stations ...

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Old Brookwood HS becoming new career & technical training facility - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Technical Education - June 23, 2017 - 12:21pm

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Old Brookwood HS becoming new career & technical training facility
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Tuscaloosa County Schools Director of Career and Technical Education Dennis Duncan says the goal of the new facility is to train students and adults for job openings that currently exist in the area. He says not only does this benefit students, but ...

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Emulating Germany's Apprenticeship System Won't Make America Great Again - HuffPost

Building Trades - June 23, 2017 - 10:33am

HuffPost

Emulating Germany's Apprenticeship System Won't Make America Great Again
HuffPost
The limited existing apprenticeships in the U.S. have been most successful in the building trades, in large part because of their unionized and regulated employment. Indeed, in many people's minds, discussion of apprenticeships leads to images of the ...

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New Hanover's ROCAME recipient of Regional STEM Award - StarNewsOnline.com

Technology Education - June 23, 2017 - 10:23am

New Hanover's ROCAME recipient of Regional STEM Award
StarNewsOnline.com
RALEIGH -- Region “O” Council for the Advancement of Minorities in Engineering (ROCAME), which includes New Hanover County Schools, has received the 2017 Partnership Award from the N.C. Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education (SMT) ...

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Apprenticeships aren't just for the building trades anymore - Technical.ly Philly

Building Trades - June 23, 2017 - 9:30am

Technical.ly Philly

Apprenticeships aren't just for the building trades anymore
Technical.ly Philly
Long-known as an effective recruitment practice in the building trades, the apprenticeship model is now being applied to the healthcare industry, and it's yielding promising results. This year, about 80 individuals were recognized for completing ...

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Job opportunities in RI, week of June 25, 2017 - The Providence Journal

Building Trades - June 23, 2017 - 8:02am

Job opportunities in RI, week of June 25, 2017
The Providence Journal
... education and information technology. Thursday, 10 a.m. to noon — A Multi-Employer Job Fair will be held at the West Warwick Public Library, 1043 Main St., West Warwick, with employers from manufacturing and building trades. For more information ...

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What made the cut in House, Senate K-12 and higher ed budget - MLive.com

Technical Education - June 23, 2017 - 7:10am

MLive.com

What made the cut in House, Senate K-12 and higher ed budget
MLive.com
Now that both the state House and Senate have passed the FY 2018 budget – including allocations for K-12 schools, public universities and community colleges – the spending plan heads to Gov. Rick Snyder for final approval. The budget received high ...

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Bond committee gets prices for some needs - Odessa American

Technology Education - June 23, 2017 - 6:33am

Bond committee gets prices for some needs
Odessa American
Ector County Independent School District's needs in career and technology education, fine arts and technology were discussed during the Bond Advisory Committee meeting Thursday at George H.W. Bush New Tech Odessa. Since 2011-12, enrollment in ...

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Bond committee gets prices for some needs - Odessa American: Home - Odessa American

Technology Education - June 23, 2017 - 6:33am

Bond committee gets prices for some needs - Odessa American: Home
Odessa American
Ector County Independent School District's needs in career and technology education, fine arts and technology were discussed during the Bond Advisory ...

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STEM activities entertain, educate Halstead Elementary students - The Killeen Daily Herald

S.T.E.M Education - June 23, 2017 - 5:47am

The Killeen Daily Herald

STEM activities entertain, educate Halstead Elementary students
The Killeen Daily Herald
... said she believes Halstead is preparing its students for future success in the world of work. “The future of the economy is in STEM,” Ingram said, referring to a quote from James Brown, the executive director of the STEM Education Coalition in ...

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