Industrial Education

Autism school faces industrial action in row over hours - Independent - Irish Independent

February 10, 2017 - 9:36pm

Irish Independent

Autism school faces industrial action in row over hours - Independent
Irish Independent
A Dublin school which educates children with autism is facing industrial action by special needs assistants in a dispute over working hours.

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Dadeville Kiwanians tour Career Tech Center - The Alexander City Outlook

February 10, 2017 - 7:37pm

The Alexander City Outlook

Dadeville Kiwanians tour Career Tech Center
The Alexander City Outlook
Kiwanians in Dadeville served as a warm up for the Edward Bell Career Tech Center Thursday for next Friday's visit from Alabama Governor Robert Bentley and State Department of Education officials. “They have picked eight sites to visit over two days ...

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Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial action - Bendigo Advertiser

February 10, 2017 - 6:47pm

Bendigo Advertiser

Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial action
Bendigo Advertiser
Lengthy pay and workload negotiations between the Australian Education Union and the state government escalated on Friday, with the union's branch council voting to take steps towards industrial action. The sticking point is not so much about pay, but ...
Overworked Vic teachers prepare to strikeNEWS.com.au

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HCCA gets a visit from State Department of Education - WTVY, Dothan

February 10, 2017 - 6:09pm

WTVY, Dothan

HCCA gets a visit from State Department of Education
WTVY, Dothan
Including automotive, education and training, health science, information technology, industrial systems, pre-engineering, sports and entertainment marketing, dual enrollment welding and fire science, which one Ashford High School senior claims to be ...
Houston County Career Academy ranked among state's bestDothan Eagle

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Overworked Vic teachers prepare to strike - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

February 10, 2017 - 6:01pm

Overworked Vic teachers prepare to strike - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
Victorian high school teacher Euan Morton has just come off a daunting holiday period swamped by practise exams from his Year 12 students.

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Houston County Career Academy ranked among state's best - Dothan Eagle

February 10, 2017 - 5:47pm

Dothan Eagle

Houston County Career Academy ranked among state's best
Dothan Eagle
The center offers automotive service technology, education and training, fire science, health science, industrial systems, information technology, pre-engineering, sports & entertainment marketing, welding, and work-based learning. Student Brittany ...

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Education secretary Betsy DeVos physically blocked from entering public school by protesters - Yahoo News

February 10, 2017 - 3:03pm

Yahoo News

Education secretary Betsy DeVos physically blocked from entering public school by protesters
Yahoo News
US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has been prevented from entering a public school in Washington D.C. by a group of protesters. DeVos, who was a controversial pick from Donald Trump, was physically blocked from entering Jefferson Middle School, with ...

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Anomalies in Rs6-crore purchase for ITIs: CAG - Chandigarh Tribune

February 10, 2017 - 2:58pm

Anomalies in Rs6-crore purchase for ITIs: CAG
Chandigarh Tribune
It said the Finance Department failed to releaseRs 21 crore under a centrally-sponsored and World-Bank-aided project for the upgrade of 23 ITIs. The amount included state's share of 25 per cent in the project. In another World-Bank-aided project ...

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Education must adapt to 21st century - CommonWealth magazine

February 10, 2017 - 2:31pm

CommonWealth magazine

Education must adapt to 21st century
CommonWealth magazine
In reflecting on the changes occurring in our society it often appears that education continues to lag behind. Our country is in the midst of a cultural shift the likes of which we haven't experienced since the industrial revolution. The organization ...

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Education Secretary DeVos made her first visit to a school: Howard University - Yahoo News

February 10, 2017 - 2:30pm

Yahoo News

Education Secretary DeVos made her first visit to a school: Howard University
Yahoo News
Betsy DeVos, just sworn in as education secretary after Vice President Pence cast a tiebreaking vote to confirm her appointment, visited Howard University on Thursday to meet with university leaders. It was her first visit ..... By Angus McDowall ...

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ASTI teachers to take further industrial action 'as appropriate' - Irish Times

February 10, 2017 - 2:23pm

Irish Times

ASTI teachers to take further industrial action 'as appropriate'
Irish Times
... industrial action “as appropriate”. The ASTI standing committee met on Friday to consider the union's next steps after members last week voted to reject proposals aimed at resolving a series of disputes with the Government over pay and education ...

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Education e-briefing Government Consultation - “Building Our ... - Lexology (registration)

February 10, 2017 - 10:43am

Education e-briefing Government Consultation - “Building Our ...
Lexology (registration)
On 23 January 2017 the Prime Minister, Theresa May, launched the Government's modern industrial strategy - aimed at improving living standards…

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On this day in Alabama history: Lawmakers established Tuskegee Normal - Alabama NewsCenter

February 10, 2017 - 8:54am

Alabama NewsCenter

On this day in Alabama history: Lawmakers established Tuskegee Normal
Alabama NewsCenter
The second black college in the state, the school soon hired Booker T. Washington and, through his leadership, rose to national prominence during the industrial education movement. While the school is best known for international icons such as George ...

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Victorian teacher strike likely after EBA dispute deepens | Herald Sun - Herald Sun

February 10, 2017 - 7:19am

Herald Sun

Victorian teacher strike likely after EBA dispute deepens | Herald Sun
Herald Sun
THOUSANDS of Victorian teachers look set to strike after their dispute over a new enterprise agreement deepened.

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Ag students celebrate 100 years of vocational education - The Bowman Extra

February 10, 2017 - 1:58am

The Bowman Extra

Ag students celebrate 100 years of vocational education
The Bowman Extra
Educators, union leaders and employees recognized the need for a highly skilled workforce to man the industrial revolution. They also recognized that only about 3 out of 10 farm boys pursued education beyond the one-room country school. Those that did ...

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Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial ... - The Age

February 10, 2017 - 1:50am

The Age

Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial ...
The Age
More than 50000 Victorian teachers are preparing to take widespread industrial action over their "crushing" workload, potentially throwing the Andrews ...
Victorian teacher strike likely after EBA dispute deepens | Herald SunHerald Sun

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Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial ... - The Sydney Morning Herald

February 10, 2017 - 1:49am

The Sydney Morning Herald

Strike looms as Victorian teachers take first step towards industrial ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
More than 50000 Victorian teachers are preparing to take widespread industrial action over their "crushing" workload, potentially throwing the Andrews ...
Victorian teacher strike likely after EBA dispute deepensNEWS.com.au

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Castile to speak at Centre for Commerce annual meeting - Selma Times-Journal

February 10, 2017 - 12:00am

Castile to speak at Centre for Commerce annual meeting
Selma Times-Journal
Castile earned a masters of vocational technical education degree and a bachelor of science in industrial studies education degree from the Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The annual meeting will be an opportunity for ...

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JWCC Southeast Education Center campaign 85 percent complete - Herald-Whig

February 9, 2017 - 8:37pm

JWCC Southeast Education Center campaign 85 percent complete
Herald-Whig
QUINCY -- Barb Holthaus admits she is excited about the progress being made in the fundraising campaign for John Wood Community College's new Southeast Education Center in Pittsfield. "We've had wonderful support for this project," said Holthaus ...

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ACC's Highland campus exudes a kind of post-industrial vibe - Austin American-Statesman

February 9, 2017 - 5:27pm

ACC's Highland campus exudes a kind of post-industrial vibe
Austin American-Statesman
That's how Mark Milliron, cofounder and chief learning officer at Civitas Learning, an educational startup, described Austin Community College's Highland ...

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