Industrial Education

Npa Boss Dr Abel Rwendeire Dead - New Vision - New Vision

October 5, 2017 - 3:05am

New Vision

Npa Boss Dr Abel Rwendeire Dead - New Vision
New Vision
Rwendeire died Thursday morning as he was being rushed to Nakasero Hospital in Kampala after his health condition suddenly deteriorated over night.

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Cognitive Education: The tipping point - Computerworld India

October 5, 2017 - 1:00am

Cognitive Education: The tipping point
Computerworld India
The Education industry has reached an interesting tipping point, where it continues to be plagued by several significant challenges; but on the horizon are enormous growth opportunities spurred by digitization. In this article, we will review some of ...

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Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke - AsiaOne

October 4, 2017 - 10:43pm

AsiaOne

Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke
AsiaOne
In this partnership, Bayer Indonesia will take a role in providing learning media for vocational students in agriculture, developing concepts and modules along with agricultural industry education materials, providing professional mentors to support ...

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Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke - Markets Insider

October 4, 2017 - 10:33pm

Medco and Bayer Committed to Continuously Revitalizing Vocational High Schools (SMK) in Merauke
Markets Insider
In this partnership, Bayer Indonesia will take a role in providing learning media for vocational students in agriculture, developing concepts and modules along with agricultural industry education materials, providing professional mentors to support ...

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STEM: Foundation for a progressive future - Chronicle

October 4, 2017 - 8:22pm

Chronicle

STEM: Foundation for a progressive future
Chronicle
Following the successful learning and familiarisation tour of international industry incubating universities in Asia and South America, the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Zimdef and universities held ...

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MAPS seeks public input on potential referendum | Merrill Foto News - Merrillfotonews

October 4, 2017 - 5:09pm

MAPS seeks public input on potential referendum | Merrill Foto News
Merrillfotonews
Merrill area residents can expect to receive a survey this week as Merrill Area Public Schools gauges voters' feelings on a potential operating referendum.

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Can the Aerospace & Defense Industry Surmount Its Workforce Issues? - Aviation Week

October 4, 2017 - 12:29pm

Can the Aerospace & Defense Industry Surmount Its Workforce Issues?
Aviation Week
It became apparent in my discussions with top A&D executives that they have broad-based ideas on ways to deal with their workforce issues, most notably in the areas of education and marketing. Executives are promoting the importance of STEM programs ...

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Pivoting Into the Classroom, and Then Into the Classroom | News ... - UNLV NewsCenter

October 4, 2017 - 12:04pm

UNLV NewsCenter

Pivoting Into the Classroom, and Then Into the Classroom | News ...
UNLV NewsCenter
When Walter Ashcraft began taking courses at UNLV — known then as the University of Nevada, Southern Division — there were only two main structures on ...

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Commissioners approve $50000 science education grant - Lincoln Times-News

October 4, 2017 - 10:54am

Commissioners approve $50000 science education grant
Lincoln Times-News
Race City Steel, a family owned and operated steel, aluminum and plastic distribution company in Denver, has requested the rezoning of approximately 6.2 acres from neighborhood business to general industrial. The subject property, which is located on ...

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Amplifying UB's “Industry 4.0” expertise worldwide - UB News Center

October 4, 2017 - 10:32am

Amplifying UB's “Industry 4.0” expertise worldwide
UB News Center
In the words of Lisa Stephens, liaison to Coursera for the State University of New York (SUNY), the specialization is further proof that UB and SUNY “can be players in a new, innovative style of educational delivery.” As of mid-September, there were ...

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Manchester University staff vote to strike over academic job cuts - The Guardian

October 4, 2017 - 10:32am

The Guardian

Manchester University staff vote to strike over academic job cuts
The Guardian
Staff at Britain's largest university have voted to strike over plans to axe 140 academic jobs. On Wednesday 87% of University and College Union (UCU) members at the University of Manchester voted to strike this month, with a total of 93% backing some ...

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Theresa May calls for 'first class technical education system' - TES News

October 4, 2017 - 9:07am

TES News

Theresa May calls for 'first class technical education system'
TES News
In January, Ms May pledged £170 million to institutes of technology as part of the government's industrial strategy. Last month, a draft document published by the Department for Education said that the new institutes would be up-and-running in 2019 ...

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MUT warns of possible industrial action over working conditions, teachers shortage - Times of Malta

October 4, 2017 - 7:06am

Times of Malta

MUT warns of possible industrial action over working conditions, teachers shortage
Times of Malta
The MUT said it also deplored changes made at the Institute for Education, which is a teacher-training institution launched in 2015 following discussions between the Government and entities such as the Malta Union of Teachers, the University of Malta ...

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New EVIT academy provides GED, career training for adults - Apache Junction Independent

October 4, 2017 - 6:50am

New EVIT academy provides GED, career training for adults
Apache Junction Independent
Adults can train for a career tuition-free while earning their GED or high school equivalency certificate through the new industrial trades academy offered by adult education at the East Valley Institute of Technology. There are many General ...

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New inductee to The Fastener Show 'Fastener Hall of Fame' - Fastener + Fixing Magazine

October 4, 2017 - 4:21am

Fastener + Fixing Magazine

New inductee to The Fastener Show 'Fastener Hall of Fame'
Fastener + Fixing Magazine
In addition to identifying opportunities, contributing to change leadership, and being visionaries with unimpeachable integrity and respect in the industry, winners of this award have developed innovative models and made important educational and ...

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Construction in the Netherlands - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2021 - Markets Insider

October 3, 2017 - 10:53pm

Construction in the Netherlands - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2021
Markets Insider
Timetric expects the Dutch construction industry continue to expand in real terms over the forecast period (2017–2021), with investments in infrastructure construction, healthcare, the manufacturing industry, educational facilities and housing projects ...

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Meatpacking industry expert stunned by power of anti-Tyson movement - Topeka Capital Journal

October 3, 2017 - 10:42pm

Topeka Capital Journal

Meatpacking industry expert stunned by power of anti-Tyson movement
Topeka Capital Journal
“Declining per-capita income, housing shortages, increases in population mobility, rising demands for health care, public safety, education and indigent care,” Stull said. “These costs fall on local residents, who, in addition to paying higher taxes ...

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The villain of higher education is higher education - Utah Policy

October 3, 2017 - 6:13pm

The villain of higher education is higher education
Utah Policy
Truthfully, I didn't go into this level of detail, but I explained the economics and blamed them on overpaid administrators and the “higher education industrial complex.” I was a little worried about what the teachers accompanying them might say in the ...

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Industry tours highlight expansion, education - The Ottawa Herald

October 3, 2017 - 3:47pm

Industry tours highlight expansion, education
The Ottawa Herald
Viega, LLC and CertainTeed are showcasing new expansions and equipment as part of McPherson's Manufacturing Day events this week. Jennifer Burch, executive director of McPherson Chamber of Commerce, said this national event started around six or ...

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