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How to ensure AI is good for girls: a robot for every child - WAtoday

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 10:00pm

How to ensure AI is good for girls: a robot for every child
WAtoday
For many, education stops when they leave school or university. Ultimately, just as the Industrial Revolution made it essential that universal education was provided to the young, the AI revolution will make it essential that education is provided to ...

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce - Bluffton Today

Building Trades - November 5, 2017 - 9:59pm

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce
Bluffton Today
Building a pipeline of prepared workers is key in our state. Our job is to have ... It created the Federal Board for Vocational Education to promote training in agriculture, trades and industries, commerce and home economics in the secondary schools ...

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce - Bluffton Today

Wood Working - November 5, 2017 - 9:59pm

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce
Bluffton Today
It created the Federal Board for Vocational Education to promote training in agriculture, trades and industries, commerce and home economics in the secondary schools. For years, vocational education had a reputation as something reserved for those ...

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce - Bluffton Today

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 9:59pm

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce
Bluffton Today
CHARLESTON — With all the industry coming to South Carolina, educators are doing what they can to make sure a prepared work force will be available. “Now is the time for career and technical education,” said Tana Lee, Berkeley County director of ...

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Public education special presentation: STEM focus steers our ... - The Advertiser

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 9:32pm

The Advertiser

Public education special presentation: STEM focus steers our ...
The Advertiser
THE State Government is investing 500 million in state and private schools to equip todays students for the jobs of tomorrow.

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Saul Eslake's keys to surviving the rise of the robots - The Advocate

Robotics - November 5, 2017 - 9:18pm

The Advocate

Saul Eslake's keys to surviving the rise of the robots
The Advocate
Education and flexibility will be vital in workers surviving the rise of the robots, Tasmanian economist Saul Eslake suggests. Saul Eslake. Mr Eslake is sceptical of a prediction 44 per cent of Australian jobs could be replaced by technology in the ...

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More than 200 teams take part in robotics competition - KSLA-TV

Robotics - November 5, 2017 - 8:50pm

More than 200 teams take part in robotics competition
KSLA-TV
The Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit is a series of three cyber and science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) competitions for students in grades 3-12. Saturday's contest drew more than 200 teams from public and private schools and ...

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce | News ... - Aiken Standard

Building Trades - November 5, 2017 - 8:07pm

Aiken Standard

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce | News ...
Aiken Standard
CHARLESTON (AP) — With all the industry coming to South Carolina, educators are doing what they can to make sure a prepared work force will be available.

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce - Aiken Standard

Wood Working - November 5, 2017 - 8:07pm

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce
Aiken Standard
It created the Federal Board for Vocational Education to promote training in agriculture, trades and industries, commerce and home economics in the secondary schools. For years, vocational education had a reputation as something reserved for those ...

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Schools target technical education to prepare workforce - Aiken Standard

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 8:07pm

Schools target technical education to prepare workforce
Aiken Standard
CHARLESTON (AP) — With all the industry coming to South Carolina, educators are doing what they can to make sure a prepared work force will be available. "Now is the time for career and technical education," said Tana Lee, Berkeley County director of ...

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Homeschoolers moving on to Regionals after local win - Edmond Sun

Robotics - November 5, 2017 - 7:55pm

Edmond Sun

Homeschoolers moving on to Regionals after local win
Edmond Sun
Edmond students Clayton Leck, Tim McCracken, and Spencer and Pierson Majma were part of a homeschool robotics team that placed in recent competitions. PHOTO PROVIDED. The OKC Homeschool Robotics team took the prestigious top award at the ...

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Home builders cite lack of trade workers - Spartanburg Herald Journal

Building Trades - November 5, 2017 - 7:37pm

Spartanburg Herald Journal

Home builders cite lack of trade workers
Spartanburg Herald Journal
“We're still not building the houses that need to be built to meet the demand,” Lynch said. “This is going to ... Bongouvi said SCC offers standard construction education and research curriculum that teaches basic skills for construction and trades ...

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May: Next decade heralds 'new chapter' for UK economy - Telegraph.co.uk

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 7:01pm

Telegraph.co.uk

May: Next decade heralds 'new chapter' for UK economy
Telegraph.co.uk
In the run-up to the publication of the industrial strategy white paper this month, the Prime Minister will pledge to create a “stronger, fairer, better balanced economy... which builds on its strengths and can compete in the world”. The industrial ...

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An Education in Energy Efficiency - ARCHITECT Magazine

Electrical - November 5, 2017 - 6:15pm

ARCHITECT Magazine

An Education in Energy Efficiency
ARCHITECT Magazine
The 125,614-square-foot facility consolidates five distinct components: a teaching lab, an electrical substation, a plant for the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, a utility yard, and cold-water storage tanks for the ...

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Talking about Great Teachers: Helena Education Foundation recognizes local standouts - Helena Independent Record

Robotics - November 5, 2017 - 6:03pm

Helena Independent Record

Talking about Great Teachers: Helena Education Foundation recognizes local standouts
Helena Independent Record
Librarian Marla Unruh, center, is surprised by Helena Education Foundation Executive Director Lisa Cordingley, left, as one of this year's "Great Teachers" Wednesday afternoon at Broadwater Elementary School. Thom Bridge, thom.bridge@helenair.com ...

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Millions in school bonds on ballots in Northern Virginia - Washington Post

Electrical - November 5, 2017 - 5:24pm

Washington Post

Millions in school bonds on ballots in Northern Virginia
Washington Post
Three Northern Virginia school districts are seeking voter approval for millions of dollars to construct or renovate facilities, which officials say is necessary to ease overcrowding and replace aging infrastructure. Bond referendums on Tuesday's ...

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Time spent with father repairing cars leads Alice High School senior to career goals - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Electrical - November 5, 2017 - 5:21pm

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Time spent with father repairing cars leads Alice High School senior to career goals
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Ferrari credits her Electrical/Electronic Systems certification as part of the Automotive Service Excellence exam at her high school in part to the training she received from her father, who earned a master's degree in electrical engineering from Texas ...

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Time spent with father repairing cars leads Alice High School senior to career goals - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Automotive Education - November 5, 2017 - 5:21pm

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Time spent with father repairing cars leads Alice High School senior to career goals
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
A dual-credit student in the Automotive Mechanics program at Coastal Bend College-Alice, Ferrari also spent two years as a French horn player in the Alice High School Band and three years as a member of the Air Force Junior ROTC program at her high ...

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Rs 3-crore dues against societies running ITIs - The Tribune

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 2:50pm

Rs 3-crore dues against societies running ITIs
The Tribune
Private educational societies, operating nine Industrial Training Institutes (ITIs) from leased-out government buildings across Punjab, continue to be a burden on the state exchequer. The inability on the part of the Department of Technical Education ...

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LG contributes toward development and social progress - Arab News

Industrial Education - November 5, 2017 - 2:47pm

Arab News

LG contributes toward development and social progress
Arab News
Efforts in education and product development aim to bridge the digital gap, while enabling the development of IT training facilities, vocational training and environmental education programs. In 2014, LG opened a vocational school in Ethiopia to boost ...

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