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Global Innovations Empowering Social Robots Markets, 2017 ... - Business Wire (press release)

Robotics - November 14, 2017 - 6:51am

Global Innovations Empowering Social Robots Markets, 2017 ...
Business Wire (press release)
The "Innovations Empowering Social Robots" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The research report captures innovations.

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County's Career and Technical Center offers open house, tours on Wednesday - Meadville Tribune

Machining - November 14, 2017 - 6:50am

County's Career and Technical Center offers open house, tours on Wednesday
Meadville Tribune
Evening classes in computer, medical, welding, machining and residential wiring fields are offered each semester. The school holds classes for the Northern Pennsylvania Regional College throughout the year and offers nearly 300 instructor-facilitated ...

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Earn while you learn: Ivy Tech offers education, better jobs with apprenticeships - Kokomo Tribune

Robotics - November 14, 2017 - 6:23am

Kokomo Tribune

Earn while you learn: Ivy Tech offers education, better jobs with apprenticeships
Kokomo Tribune
Ivy Tech Apprentice students in the electrical program working on basic circuits during a lab at the Logansport campus on November 10, 2017. Instructor Thann Mughmaw works with students Drew Daugherty and Chris Wright, who were trying to diagnose a ...

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Earn while you learn: Ivy Tech offers education, better jobs with apprenticeships - Kokomo Tribune

Electrical - November 14, 2017 - 6:23am

Kokomo Tribune

Earn while you learn: Ivy Tech offers education, better jobs with apprenticeships
Kokomo Tribune
Ivy Tech Apprentice students in the electrical program working on basic circuits during a lab at the Logansport campus on November 10, 2017. Instructor Thann Mughmaw works with students Drew Daugherty and Chris Wright, who were trying to diagnose a ...

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High school students in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school district will ... - Durham Herald Sun

Industrial Education - November 14, 2017 - 6:05am

Durham Herald Sun

High school students in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school district will ...
Durham Herald Sun
High school students in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district will use a fire truck donated by the Chapel Hill Fire Department to train for careers in ...

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Alyissa Miller | JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students - TribDem.com

Machining - November 14, 2017 - 6:03am

TribDem.com

Alyissa Miller | JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students
TribDem.com
George Markovich, a 41-year-old veteran welder, described a unique opportunity for any senior student willing to interview and weld-test for welding or machining part-time positions for the year. ... Alyissa Miller is a senior at Greater Johnstown High ...

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How schools and engineering firms should collaborate to inspire children - Professional Engineering

Industrial Education - November 14, 2017 - 5:11am

Professional Engineering

How schools and engineering firms should collaborate to inspire children
Professional Engineering
The work by engineering employers with schools needs to be accredited as following best practice by being offered as Industrial Cadet Awards. The Industrial Cadets scheme is coordinated by education charity EDT and can be applied to any education ...

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Milton: government must take 'active role' in improving FE - TES News

Industrial Education - November 14, 2017 - 5:00am

TES News

Milton: government must take 'active role' in improving FE
TES News
“The reform of technical education will be at the centre of our response to those challenges, and we will be saying more about that later this month, including as part of the government's industrial strategy,” said Ms Milton. Want to keep up with the ...

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Invest in education and fight the Brexit “fundamentalists”, Corbyn tells chancellor - LabourList

Industrial Education - November 14, 2017 - 4:06am

LabourList

Invest in education and fight the Brexit “fundamentalists”, Corbyn tells chancellor
LabourList
Corbyn will today highlight his plans for a national education service and industrial strategy as part of a plan to tackle the productivity crisis. “This is essential if we are to end decades of under-investment and a productivity crisis that can ...

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Worthy IT educator recognised for leadership and service - Swinburne University of Technology

Robotics - November 14, 2017 - 1:52am

Worthy IT educator recognised for leadership and service
Swinburne University of Technology
Dr Keane is currently part of a team researching the use of humanoid robotics in education. The team has been tracking the success of two humanoid robots being shared by independent schools in South Australia; how each school integrates them into the ...

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Enzweiler Building Institute grants from RC Durr, PCW, used for high school intro to skilled trades - User-generated content (press release)

Building Trades - November 14, 2017 - 1:01am

Enzweiler Building Institute grants from RC Durr, PCW, used for high school intro to skilled trades
User-generated content (press release)
The Enzweiler Building Institute, operated for 50 years by the Building Industry Association of Northern Kentucky (BIA), has been awarded a $12,700 grant from the RC Durr Foundation in addition to $10,000 from the Partners for a Competitive Workforce ...

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China's vocational education in bloom with industry integration - ecns

Industrial Education - November 14, 2017 - 12:32am

China's vocational education in bloom with industry integration
ecns
According to a report delivered to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in October, the Party will "improve the system of vocational education and training, and promote integration between industry and education and ...

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No matter the name, Extension is about education - Herald-Mail Media

Industrial Education - November 13, 2017 - 11:47pm

No matter the name, Extension is about education
Herald-Mail Media
The universities also were supposed to educate what was called the industrial class — the working folk. Prior to the act, higher education was the primary domain of the wealthy. Again today, many land-grant institutions have lost their focus by not ...

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JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students - TribDem.com

Machining - November 13, 2017 - 11:36pm

JWF providing opportunity to Johnstown students
TribDem.com
George Markovich, a 41-year-old veteran welder, described a unique opportunity for any senior student willing to interview and weld-test for welding or machining part-time positions for the year. ... Alyissa Miller is a senior at Greater Johnstown High ...

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Franklin County School Board hears possible funding scenarios for capital projects - Roanoke Times

Electrical - November 13, 2017 - 11:13pm

Franklin County School Board hears possible funding scenarios for capital projects
Roanoke Times
The combined cost of the two projects — expanding the high school to bring career and technical education onto the main campus and address other space needs, and a renovation of the middle school prompted by aging mechanical, electrical and plumbing ...

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Using education to eradicate poverty - Guardian (blog)

Electrical - November 13, 2017 - 11:04pm

Guardian (blog)

Using education to eradicate poverty
Guardian (blog)
Osun needs good education anchored by good leadership. Without education you cannot have water engineers, electrical engineers, you cannot have profitable agricultural sector. Even without education you cannot have good security system. It is when ...

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Construction technology students build, donate tiny libraries - Brownsville Herald

Building Trades - November 13, 2017 - 11:04pm

Brownsville Herald

Construction technology students build, donate tiny libraries
Brownsville Herald
Little Lending Libraries built by construction technology students in a local non-profit education initiative are being put into service at the elementary schools the students attended in the Brownsville Independent School District. The Cameron County ...

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Feature: China's vocational education in bloom with industry ... - Xinhua

Industrial Education - November 13, 2017 - 10:09pm

Feature: China's vocational education in bloom with industry ...
Xinhua
BEIJING, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- After an 18-hour contest against 30 competitors from around the world, 21-year-old Hu Ping won the gold medal in Fashion ...

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McMaster tours Timmonsville High School to address education quality problems - WMBF

Automotive Education - November 13, 2017 - 9:23pm

WMBF

McMaster tours Timmonsville High School to address education quality problems
WMBF
“Whether it be welding or automotive, however our kids can benefit from those programs to support those businesses is our initiative.” Other programs include RUSH, a dual enrollment program where students from Timmonsville High School can take college ...

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UL Receives Huge Consignment of Books - Liberian Daily Observer

Electrical - November 13, 2017 - 9:16pm

Liberian Daily Observer

UL Receives Huge Consignment of Books
Liberian Daily Observer
... than 3,200 of the books were donated by the office of Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai for use by the Sinje Technical Vocational College, and contain materials on nursing, agricultural extension, general agriculture, electrical engineering ...

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