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North County School News, Feb. 8 - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Robotics - February 8, 2018 - 3:00am

The San Diego Union-Tribune

North County School News, Feb. 8
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Fifth-graders from The Rhoades School in Encinitas combined STEM with The Great Kindness challenge by building robots to display kindness. The students created the robots using Lego EV3 Mindstorms, which incorporate sensors, motors and other tools ...

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Medford School District looking to expand it's Career Technical Education Program - KTVL

Automotive Education - February 8, 2018 - 2:28am

KTVL

Medford School District looking to expand it's Career Technical Education Program
KTVL
Shumate says the district already has popular courses among students in culinary, automotive, marketing and even early childhood education. "If kids engage in these kinds of programs, they'll graduate over 90 percent," said Shumate. The district held a ...

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Medford School District looking to expand it's Career Technical ... - KTVL

Building Trades - February 8, 2018 - 2:28am

KTVL

Medford School District looking to expand it's Career Technical ...
KTVL
Medford School District is giving students like Brian Josephson a chance to learn a specific trade. I just like the idea being able to lean new things I haven't been able to learn before in my middle school time, said Josephson. The district is looking to.

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Medford schools looking to expand CTE courses - KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Automotive Education - February 8, 2018 - 12:16am

KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2

Medford schools looking to expand CTE courses
KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2
The Medford School District currently offers more than a dozen career and technical education courses, such as culinary, automotive, early childhood education, and marketing. It is looking to add courses in carpentry, electrical, heating ventilation ...

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IT Jobs: Three waves of automation will hit the world now: Know who ... - Economic Times

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 10:52pm

Economic Times

IT Jobs: Three waves of automation will hit the world now: Know who ...
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: A large number of workers will lose jobs due to automation in the next two decades. A PwC study has detailed which workers (by education, age, gender, industry and country) will be hit by automation at which stage. The study analyses the ...

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Norman Hall is being renovated. Here's what's being added. - The Independent Florida Alligator

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 10:24pm

The Independent Florida Alligator

Norman Hall is being renovated. Here's what's being added.
The Independent Florida Alligator
Some improvements to the library include better lightning, new furniture, a computer lab, more electrical outlets, new security gates and two additional study rooms, Elrod said. In addition, the Education Library will also include two ADA fitted ...

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Lumineer Academy launching 'a new school for a new world' - The Australian

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 8:17pm

The Australian

Lumineer Academy launching 'a new school for a new world'
The Australian
“If you look at the roots of our education system, it's in the industrial age which valued mass conformity, and schools were designed to cultivate workers who could perform one simple task over and over,” Ms Wu said. “We can't predict what the future ...

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Local middle school robotics team wins award at state competition ... - LocalNews8.com

Robotics - February 7, 2018 - 7:47pm

Local middle school robotics team wins award at state competition ...
LocalNews8.com
Irving Middle School's robotics team won an award in the State Robotics competition held at the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls.

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Columbus FFA planning career day event - Columbus Journal

Machining - February 7, 2018 - 7:22pm

Columbus Journal

Columbus FFA planning career day event
Columbus Journal
Columbus FFA Middle School Career Day: The Columbus FFA officers planned to hold a career day at the middle school to expose seventh and eighth grade students to a variety of careers in the Career and Technical Education and STEAM areas such as ...

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First technological universities could open in September - Irish Examiner

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 7:15pm

First technological universities could open in September
Irish Examiner
Higher Education Minister Mary Mitchell O'Connor said she hoped to get the TU bill across the line very soon. It was first introduced by former education minister, Jan O'Sullivan, in 2015, but because of industrial action threatened by academic staff ...

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Snyder budget: More for schools, roads - Traverse City Record Eagle

Machining - February 7, 2018 - 6:18pm

Snyder budget: More for schools, roads
Traverse City Record Eagle
Classes include things such as foreign language, physical education, art and music. Snyder's budget proposes putting a cap on the program, Soma said. "It's terrible what they're doing," he said. The home districts of students enrolled in career and ...

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Marchionne & Co.: Style Will Be Essential in the Vanilla Future We've All Been Promised - The Truth About Cars

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 5:04pm

The Truth About Cars

Marchionne & Co.: Style Will Be Essential in the Vanilla Future We've All Been Promised
The Truth About Cars
I'm the wrong age, the wrong gender, have the wrong income, wrong level of education, and I don't own my home. I am an outlier. Style is certainly an important aspect of what makes individual vehicles desirable; Toyota wouldn't find itself in a massive ...

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Universities face 'Olympian' competition in new technological era - Times Higher Education (THE)

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 4:52pm

Times Higher Education (THE)

Universities face 'Olympian' competition in new technological era
Times Higher Education (THE)
You do not want to be isolated when it comes to your industrial connections, or your academic connections in the very near future. Don't think you can do it on your own and don't think you can plan for it on your own.” Tackling the subject of what ...

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Universities face 'Olympian' competition in new technological era - Times Higher Education (THE)

Robotics - February 7, 2018 - 4:52pm

Times Higher Education (THE)

Universities face 'Olympian' competition in new technological era
Times Higher Education (THE)
China has moved to increase its research and development spend more than 30 times over the past 20 years, while Korea has strong nuclear power and Japan has “the best robotics at the moment”, he explained, insisting that such comparisons will become ...

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Auto Glass Fitters Adheres to the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standard - glassBYTEs

Automotive Education - February 7, 2018 - 3:45pm

Auto Glass Fitters Adheres to the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standard
glassBYTEs
... the nation, has completed its services while adhering to the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standard (AGRSS). The AGRSS Standard focuses on six vital areas for the auto glass installation process including vehicle assessment, glass and ...

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Questar III to offer educational opportunities for high school seniors and juniors - The Daily Freeman

Industrial Education - February 7, 2018 - 3:05pm

Questar III to offer educational opportunities for high school seniors and juniors
The Daily Freeman
DURHAM, N.Y. >> Beginning in September, high school students in Greene and Columbia counties will have access to a new, two-year heavy equipment operation and maintenance program, based at Durham Elementary School. Questar III will offer juniors and ...

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Auburn school board: Diving into the depths of a capital project - Auburn Citizen

Electrical - February 7, 2018 - 3:01pm

Auburn Citizen

Auburn school board: Diving into the depths of a capital project
Auburn Citizen
A lot of capital projects formulate from a building condition survey that New York state education law mandates school districts to perform every five years. The BCS is intended to provide districts and BOCES with all of the detailed information ...

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Peekskill AIMs to Become a 'Mediapolis' - Somers NY News - TAPinto - TAPinto.net (blog)

Wood Working - February 7, 2018 - 2:56pm

Peekskill AIMs to Become a 'Mediapolis' - Somers NY News - TAPinto
TAPinto.net (blog)
What could the city of Peekskill possibly have in common with Silicon Valley, Hollywood and New York City? Like those familiar centers of multimedia creativity and commerce, the historic river town is downright giddy with excitement about transforming ...

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Peekskill AIMs to Become a 'Mediapolis' - TAPinto.net

Wood Working - February 7, 2018 - 2:53pm

Peekskill AIMs to Become a 'Mediapolis'
TAPinto.net
It is used to create any pattern or shape from wood, plastic, foam or composites. Typical applications are woodworking, prototypes and in classrooms to prepare students for careers in engineering or vocational specialties. After growing weary of making ...

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Letter: New Taconic is a wise investment in youth - Berkshire Eagle

Building Trades - February 7, 2018 - 2:45pm

Letter: New Taconic is a wise investment in youth
Berkshire Eagle
I believe this has been a great disservice to our students and to the various trades that offer very good career opportunities. Employers of people who work in the trades are having a very difficult time finding qualified applicants. A recent CBS news ...

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