Industrial Education

Banks joins House education panel - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)

May 20, 2018 - 1:11am

Banks joins House education panel
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)
As a committee member, Banks will serve on the Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions Subcommittee and the Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee. ... Both medical marijuana and industrial hemp will get a look by lawmakers.

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How cities came about - The Hudson Reporter

May 20, 2018 - 12:15am

The Hudson Reporter

How cities came about
The Hudson Reporter
“At Hudson Montessori School, each year we choose a theme as our yearlong study which reflects important events of historical and current importance,” said Assistant Director Gina Reeves. “This year's theme is The Industrial Revolution and the Growth ...

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How cities came about - The Hudson Reporter

May 20, 2018 - 12:15am

The Hudson Reporter

How cities came about
The Hudson Reporter
“At Hudson Montessori School, each year we choose a theme as our yearlong study which reflects important events of historical and current importance,” said Assistant Director Gina Reeves. “This year's theme is The Industrial Revolution and the Growth ...

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Class Notes: May 20, 2018 - Charleston Gazette-Mail

May 20, 2018 - 12:07am

Charleston Gazette-Mail

Class Notes: May 20, 2018
Charleston Gazette-Mail
Career and technical education students across the state participated in this year's SkillsUSA West Virginia State Leadership and Skills Conference held April 13-14 at Fairmont State University/Pierpont Community and Technical College, in Fairmont.

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An education wish list - New Straits Times Online

May 19, 2018 - 8:59pm

An education wish list
New Straits Times Online
The education system has undergone rapid changes and we are moving towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution, emphasising digital classroom, Internet of Things, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and Science, Technology, ...

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World Bank Head Calls for Business-like Effort on Health, Education - Voice of America

May 19, 2018 - 5:56pm

Voice of America

World Bank Head Calls for Business-like Effort on Health, Education
Voice of America
Too often, he said, national leaders and finance ministers want investments in “roads and railways and industrial parks.” Kim said they often ignore studies that show links among health, education and productivity. The World Bank plans to release a ...

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Going places: WHS graduating senior to study engineering at Arizona State - Daily Globe

May 19, 2018 - 8:12am

Daily Globe

Going places: WHS graduating senior to study engineering at Arizona State
Daily Globe
The WHS teachers Pedro said influenced him the most during the past four years here were Singler in industrial tech, Tucker Besel in physics, Gillian Singler in English and Doug Brands in math. While all of Pedro's classes have been in the high school, ...

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Barangay chief who once had a death wish now wants to inspire others - Inquirer.net

May 19, 2018 - 8:11am

Inquirer.net

Barangay chief who once had a death wish now wants to inspire others
Inquirer.net
DUMAGUETE CITY — The newly elected barangay chairman of Bajumpandan, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental once had a death wish. After losing both his arms and four toes of his right foot in a construction accident, Crispin Patrimonio, then 26 years old, ...

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WWII vet Dean Browning leading Alton's 151st Memorial Day Parade on May 28 - Alton Telegraph

May 19, 2018 - 4:17am

Alton Telegraph

WWII vet Dean Browning leading Alton's 151st Memorial Day Parade on May 28
Alton Telegraph
Browning said in 2013 that the school had 33 vocational education classes at one point during his tenure. Among Browning's professional awards: “Those Who Excel,” Illinois Industrial Education Association Distinguished Achievement, FHA-HERO Award ...

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TECOM Group: Making Dubai the smartest city in the world - AMEinfo

May 19, 2018 - 3:50am

AMEinfo

TECOM Group: Making Dubai the smartest city in the world
AMEinfo
TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, continued to show strong performance and sustainable growth in 2017, playing an integral role in Dubai's diversification plan and consolidating its position as a global business hub. According to Malek Al Malek, ...

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Money should never get in the way of an education - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

May 19, 2018 - 2:12am

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

Money should never get in the way of an education
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Right now, higher education in Montana is at risk of seeing major funding cuts if the 6-Mill Levy ballot initiative doesn't pass in November. This levy has been providing funding for higher education in Montana since 1948. This is not a new tax, but it ...

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Trade unionist instrumental in the creation of Siptu and social partnership - Irish Times

May 18, 2018 - 8:01pm

Irish Times

Trade unionist instrumental in the creation of Siptu and social partnership
Irish Times
He thought deeply about this, wishing for it to include educational opportunity, equality, social welfare, housing and industrial development. From the late 1950s he had worked at the creation of national bargaining mechanisms. The social partnership ...

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Cal Poly students want to grow and study hemp — but there's a big hurdle in the way - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

May 18, 2018 - 6:09pm

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Cal Poly students want to grow and study hemp — but there's a big hurdle in the way
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Ted Fitzgerald and Conor Stephen have gathered nearly 3,000 signatures from students and faculty members in support of an agricultural pilot program that would study the growth, cultivation and marketing of industrial hemp. This type of research is ...

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Michael Gilbert Diemer - Richland Source

May 18, 2018 - 5:59pm

Richland Source

Michael Gilbert Diemer
Richland Source
He earned a bachelor's degree in Industrial Education from Bowling Green State University, and a master's degree in Computer Education from Ashland University. Mike agreed to a half year position as an Industrial Arts teacher at Hillsdale High School.

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Orleans Parish School Board defers vote on discontinuing industrial tax subsidies - Mid-City Messenger

May 18, 2018 - 12:41pm

Mid-City Messenger

Orleans Parish School Board defers vote on discontinuing industrial tax subsidies
Mid-City Messenger
A decision on whether New Orleans schools will continue giving away an estimated $3 million per year in property tax rebates on industrial facilities throughout Orleans Parish has been deferred to next month's Orleans Parish School Board meeting.

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Artificial Intelligence: Hero Or Villain For Higher Education? - Forbes

May 18, 2018 - 9:00am

Forbes

Artificial Intelligence: Hero Or Villain For Higher Education?
Forbes
What it ultimately means is automation of the information economy in the same way that the industrial revolution changed manufacturing. Any job that involves processing or manipulating information in a repeatable or even predictable way is a job that ...

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Technology is focus of BC Schools staffers' trip to Germany - Cleveland Daily Banner

May 18, 2018 - 8:48am

Cleveland Daily Banner

Technology is focus of BC Schools staffers' trip to Germany
Cleveland Daily Banner
FESTO each year provides a tour of German industry for customers. With help from FESTO, Reletec, the Bradley Cleveland Public Education Foundation, and Southeast Tennessee Pathways, the district was able to send three people to Germany at no cost.

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Technology is focus of BC Schools staffers' trip to Germany - Cleveland Daily Banner

May 18, 2018 - 8:48am

Cleveland Daily Banner

Technology is focus of BC Schools staffers' trip to Germany
Cleveland Daily Banner
FESTO each year provides a tour of German industry for customers. With help from FESTO, Reletec, the Bradley Cleveland Public Education Foundation, and Southeast Tennessee Pathways, the district was able to send three people to Germany at no cost.

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CTC students receive awards in state MITES competition - Cadillac News

May 18, 2018 - 8:39am

Cadillac News

CTC students receive awards in state MITES competition
Cadillac News
CADILLAC — Several students enrolled in the Engineering Technology and Welding/Metal Fabrication programs at the Wexford-Missaukee Career Technical Center recently received awards and scholarships at the State MITES competition in Lansing May ...

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Higher education getting ready for 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' - Pandor - News24

May 18, 2018 - 2:46am

News24

Higher education getting ready for 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' - Pandor
News24
Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor on Thursday in her budget speech said she intends to set up a multi-sectoral task team to advise the higher education sector on how it should take up the opportunities of the Fourth Industrial ...

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