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Macomb County Apprenticeship Week tour touts skilled trades ... - Dearborn Press and Guide

Building Trades - November 15, 2017 - 9:58am

Dearborn Press and Guide

Macomb County Apprenticeship Week tour touts skilled trades ...
Dearborn Press and Guide
Andrew Dueweke, an instructor at the Detroit Electrical Industry Training Center, talks to Macomb County high school counselors about skilled trades ...

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Macomb County Apprenticeship Week tour touts skilled trades opportunities - The Daily Tribune

Building Trades - November 15, 2017 - 9:40am

The Daily Tribune

Macomb County Apprenticeship Week tour touts skilled trades opportunities
The Daily Tribune
After a generation of parents and schools telling graduating high school seniors a college education was the key to their futures, “blue-collar” jobs like manufacturing and skilled trades careers have taken a hit. In the meantime, leadership in those ...

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The Path Less Taken: Barriers to Providing Career and Technical Education at Community Colleges - American Enterprise Institute

Technical Education - November 15, 2017 - 9:04am

The Path Less Taken: Barriers to Providing Career and Technical Education at Community Colleges
American Enterprise Institute
The earnings associated with postsecondary education vary significantly based on one's major and career path, among other things. Some certificate and associate degree programs in technical and allied health fields at community colleges can result in ...

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Simmons named VATIE teacher of the year - Roanoke Times

Building Trades - November 15, 2017 - 8:02am

Roanoke Times

Simmons named VATIE teacher of the year
Roanoke Times
Phillip Simmons of Fincastle has been a building-trades teacher at Botetourt Technical Education Center since 1993. He's in his 25th year of teaching. This year, he has been named Virginia Association of Trade and Industrial Educators teacher of the year.

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Applications and Research Lab to introduce two new academies next year - Baltimore Sun

Technology Education - November 15, 2017 - 6:01am

Baltimore Sun

Applications and Research Lab to introduce two new academies next year
Baltimore Sun
Sharon Kramer, the coordinator of career and technology education, said the school system reviews potential academies each year that are approved by the Maryland State Department of Education. Academies are selected based on growth opportunities, job ...

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Most Indianapolis Public Schools teachers to get a raise - Indianapolis Star

Technical Education - November 15, 2017 - 6:01am

Indianapolis Star

Most Indianapolis Public Schools teachers to get a raise
Indianapolis Star
The goal, Ferebee said, is to give IPS more latitude to attract teachers into hard-to-staff positions like math, science and career and technical education. The agreement also covers health care benefits. At most, insurance plan premiums saw modest ...

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SkillsUSA holiday craft show set for Saturday - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Technical Education - November 15, 2017 - 12:11am

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

SkillsUSA holiday craft show set for Saturday
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
CONTRIBUTEDOrleans-Niagara BOCES career and technical education / landscaping and grounds students show off the signs they made from repurposed barn wood. Pictured are George Schlegel, Karina Bellan and Isabele Sunday. The signs are among ...

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Fires, floods, hurricanes: Teachers turn natural disasters into science and history lessons - EdSource

Environmental Education Issues - November 15, 2017 - 12:03am

EdSource

Fires, floods, hurricanes: Teachers turn natural disasters into science and history lessons
EdSource
They see the connection between what's on the news and these larger environmental issues,” said Andra Yeghoian, environmental education coordinator for the San Mateo County Office of Education, who teaches environmental science and trains teachers ...

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New Ogeechee Riverkeeper named - Savannah Morning News

Environmental Education Issues - November 14, 2017 - 9:51pm

Savannah Morning News

New Ogeechee Riverkeeper named
Savannah Morning News
Before returning home to Savannah, Perry worked seven years as a marine fisheries biologist with NOAA, three years as director of an environmental education non-profit, and 12 years studying and writing about the cultural and political ecology of ...

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Superintendent announces retirement - Pittsburg Morning Sun

Technical Education - November 14, 2017 - 8:52pm

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Superintendent announces retirement
Pittsburg Morning Sun
Brown started his career in education in Mound City as an elementary school teacher, where he taught for 11 years. He continued his career in education as a principal, the assistant superintendent. After being the superintendent for Frontenac USD 249 ...
Pittsburg School Superintendent Announces Retirement-Board President Outlines Search PlanFox 14 News

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