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5 classes for adults to take this fall - Wicked Local Reading (blog)

Wood Working - September 5, 2017 - 3:24am

5 classes for adults to take this fall
Wicked Local Reading (blog)
Vocational Tech – South Shore Vocational Technical High School offers a number of adult education courses in various subjects including Chinese cooking, guided meditation, basic welding, couponing and woodworking. Classes are usually nine to 10 ...

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5 classes for adults to take this fall - Wicked Local Maynard (blog)

Wood Working - September 5, 2017 - 1:47am

5 classes for adults to take this fall
Wicked Local Maynard (blog)
Vocational Tech – South Shore Vocational Technical High School offers a number of adult education courses in various subjects including Chinese cooking, guided meditation, basic welding, couponing and woodworking. Classes are usually nine to 10 ...

and more »
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5 classes for adults to take this fall - Wicked Local Hudson (blog)

Wood Working - September 5, 2017 - 1:25am

Wicked Local Hudson (blog)

5 classes for adults to take this fall
Wicked Local Hudson (blog)
Vocational Tech – South Shore Vocational Technical High School offers a number of adult education courses in various subjects including Chinese cooking, guided meditation, basic welding, couponing and woodworking. Classes are usually nine to 10 ...

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VUT to help fill SA's specialist teaching gaps - Mail & Guardian

Electrical - September 5, 2017 - 1:18am

VUT to help fill SA's specialist teaching gaps
Mail & Guardian
However, this is no ordinary B Ed in that it focuses on mathematics, physical science, electrical and mechanical technology for teaching in the senior phase and further education and training in secondary schools. "The rationale for this programme ...

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Construction employers struggling to find qualified workers - Fox 59

Building Trades - September 5, 2017 - 1:05am

Fox 59

Construction employers struggling to find qualified workers
Fox 59
NORTHWEST, Ind. — A job that pays up to $100,000 a year with benefits and requires no college debt sounds like an ideal opportunity, right? Apparently for many people locally and nationally, not if the job is in the construction industry. The ...

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Sierra Roadwork Schedule, Sept. 3-9, 2017 - The Union of Grass Valley

Electrical - September 5, 2017 - 12:47am

Sierra Roadwork Schedule, Sept. 3-9, 2017
The Union of Grass Valley
State Route 49 (Placer County) from just south of the New Airport Road to Education Street: Motorists can expect shoulder closures from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday for shoulder work. State Route 49 (Placer County) ... Interstate 80 (Nevada ...

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Preston High's career & technical ed program among the top in W.Va. - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Automotive Education - September 5, 2017 - 12:26am

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Preston High's career & technical ed program among the top in W.Va.
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
They'll be studying accounting, administrative support, agribusiness, animal processing, animal systems, automotive tech, building construction, certified nursing assistant, CISCO, collision repair, early childhood education, electrical tech, energy ...

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Preston High's career & technical ed program among the top in W.Va. - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Electrical - September 5, 2017 - 12:26am

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Preston High's career & technical ed program among the top in W.Va.
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
They'll be studying accounting, administrative support, agribusiness, animal processing, animal systems, automotive tech, building construction, certified nursing assistant, CISCO, collision repair, early childhood education, electrical tech, energy ...

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DeWitt C. Stewart, 95, US Army veteran - The Philadelphia Tribune

Electrical - September 5, 2017 - 12:05am

DeWitt C. Stewart, 95, US Army veteran
The Philadelphia Tribune
He completed his education in Cleveland's public schools. He later received a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering at Howard University after his discharge from military service. Stewart was awarded the Bronze Star and three Battle Stars for ...

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New headmaster discusses what makes All Saints special - LubbockOnline.com

Electrical - September 4, 2017 - 8:57pm

LubbockOnline.com

New headmaster discusses what makes All Saints special
LubbockOnline.com
He dual-majored in electrical engineering and computer science at Princeton, but his mother had been a teacher, so he said he thought he would teach a few years and then get “a real job.” “The real job hasn't come up yet. I keep having fun doing ...

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New initiative aims to improve trade labor diversity - IllinoisHomePage.net

Building Trades - September 4, 2017 - 8:53pm

IllinoisHomePage.net

New initiative aims to improve trade labor diversity
IllinoisHomePage.net
A University of Illinois study says there aren't enough people of color or women in trade jobs. The study found that just about 15 percent of people in ten unionized building trades with the East Central Illinois building Trade Council are female or ...

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Inspectors 'unable to assure parents of quality of children's education' - the Irish News

Industrial Education - September 4, 2017 - 8:36pm

the Irish News

Inspectors 'unable to assure parents of quality of children's education'
the Irish News
INSPECTORS are warning that industrial action by teachers is leaving them unable to reassure parents about the quality of children's education. The Education and Training Inspectorate (ETI) has been unable to compete 161 inspection reports so far this ...

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Birmingham program works to close major labor gap in construction industry - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Building Trades - September 4, 2017 - 7:53pm

WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Birmingham program works to close major labor gap in construction industry
WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
One of the biggest thoughts is that for years, the focus in American schools has been on preparing students for college with very little focus on trades education. But that's not the case at the Academy of Craft Training (ACT). “The schools not only ...

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New fund to help NH schools start robotics teams - Concord Monitor

Robotics - September 4, 2017 - 7:11pm

Concord Monitor

New fund to help NH schools start robotics teams
Concord Monitor
New Hampshire schools can now apply for grants to start their own robotics team. The Legislature created the Robotics Education Fund in 2014, but the details and rules weren't settled until this year. Gov. Chris Sununu is announcing the program's ...

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Why Digital Technology Is to Higher Ed What Electricity Was to Manufacturing - Inside Higher Ed (blog)

Electrical - September 4, 2017 - 7:10pm

Inside Higher Ed (blog)

Why Digital Technology Is to Higher Ed What Electricity Was to Manufacturing
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
It wasn't until factory owners figured out how to fundamentally change the manufacturing process to take advantage of distributed electrical motors, rather than running all machines off a central driveshaft, that electrically powered factories took off ...

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Why Digital Technology Is to Higher Ed What Electricity Was to Manufacturing - Inside Higher Ed (blog)

Industrial Education - September 4, 2017 - 7:10pm

Inside Higher Ed (blog)

Why Digital Technology Is to Higher Ed What Electricity Was to Manufacturing
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
This high-resource version of face-to-face education will not be mediated by technology, but rather conform to a model that prioritizes interpersonal interactions, hands-on experiential learning, and coaching/mentorship by educators. The cost of this ...

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A look into China’s Wanda Hotels and Resorts

Hospitality Industry News - September 4, 2017 - 6:03pm
China's Wanda Hotels and Resorts has been in the news quite a bit recently. From reports of the detention of group chairman Wang Jianlin to the apparent sales of hotels and tourism projects to the tune of $9.3 billion, things are looking precarious for the Asian hotel giants. But what do we know about Wanda in terms of their hotels? We take a closer look at this notorious brand.
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July 2017: Profit Hits Low at Hotels in the Middle East & Africa

Hospitality Industry News - September 4, 2017 - 5:46pm
For hotels in the Middle East & Africa, July marked a low in recent top and bottom line performance as demand levels remained soft during the stifling summer months, according to the latest worldwide poll of full-service hotels from HotStats.
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How artificial intelligence, robotics could transform jobs in 10 years - AZCentral.com

Robotics - September 4, 2017 - 4:50pm

AZCentral.com

How artificial intelligence, robotics could transform jobs in 10 years
AZCentral.com
Factors other than robotics, foreign competition and education affect jobs. So do industry strengths or weaknesses, customer demand and more. Kiplinger.com recently sorted through 785 occupations to glean what it considers the 10 best and worst, based ...

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Uniquely Abled Academy At COC Looks To Pilot Opportunities For Those On Autism Spectrum - KHTS Radio

Machining - September 4, 2017 - 4:39pm

KHTS Radio

Uniquely Abled Academy At COC Looks To Pilot Opportunities For Those On Autism Spectrum
KHTS Radio
After an initial successful pilot run of UAA at Glendale Community College, Rosenberg worked with COC's Michael Bastine, who runs the college's Center for Applied Competitive Technologies, as well as several others who hire in CNC machining, which is ...

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