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Teacher Honor Roll / Education Notebook - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

November 12, 2018 - 1:07am

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Teacher Honor Roll / Education Notebook
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
22 for the MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge, a national online high school math modeling competition organized by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. It begins March 1. Scholarships will be awarded to winning teams.

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New Zealand School Teachers Strike Again in Stand-Off With Ardern Government - U.S. News & World Report

November 11, 2018 - 10:05pm

Radio New Zealand

New Zealand School Teachers Strike Again in Stand-Off With Ardern Government
U.S. News & World Report
"The key things are the issues around workload and the huge amount of compliance, such as large class sizes. Teachers have tolerated this for too long," Newton Central school principal Riki Teteina told the New Zealand Herald newspaper during a protest ...
Primary school teachers on strike again todayRadio New Zealand

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Africa Code Week Drives Inclusive Education With Coding Workshops For Hearing-impaired Children In Mozambique - Africa.com

November 11, 2018 - 7:11pm

Africa.com

Africa Code Week Drives Inclusive Education With Coding Workshops For Hearing-impaired Children In Mozambique
Africa.com
“With the support of our public and private sector partners, Africa Code Week is delivering on its vision of a 21st century inclusive education by reaching Mozambique's hearing-impaired community for the first time.” With more than 1.8 million young ...
Africa Code Week drives inclusive education for hearing-impaired childrenAfrican Independent

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Americana: Chocolate legacy - Daily Herald

November 11, 2018 - 12:02pm

Daily Herald

Americana: Chocolate legacy
Daily Herald
He bequeathed his entire fortune, including Hershey Chocolate Company, to the industrial school he had started, as well as other philanthropic undertakings. I once toured a Hershey chocolate factory. Vats of smooth, liquid chocolate are stirred for ...

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BAH to feature Apprenticeship Randolph - Asheboro Courier Tribune

November 11, 2018 - 11:10am

Asheboro Courier Tribune

BAH to feature Apprenticeship Randolph
Asheboro Courier Tribune
15, in celebration of National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) from 5:30-7 p.m. at the JB and Claire Davis Corporate Training Center in the Continuing Education and Industrial Center (CEIC) on Randolph Community College's Asheboro Campus. To kick off NAW ...

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Ste Jeanne d'Arc inducts Junior Beta Club - Lowell Sun

November 11, 2018 - 7:10am

Ste Jeanne d'Arc inducts Junior Beta Club
Lowell Sun
The guest speaker at the ceremony was Sheila Kirschbaum, director of the Tsongas Industrial History Center, an educational partnership of UMass Lowell's Graduate School of Education and The Lowell National Historical Park. She spoke to the students ...

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Guest MINDSETTER™ Hinckley: America's Major Segregation Problem - GoLocalProv

November 11, 2018 - 5:44am

GoLocalProv

Guest MINDSETTER™ Hinckley: America's Major Segregation Problem
GoLocalProv
Make no mistake, as a country, we Americans are the largest consumers of public education in the world, spending in the top four, per student, of 32 industrialized nations, yet sadly with all those dollars, we perform at the bottom four of those 32 ...

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Tennessee state park honors American Hero - Sunbury Daily Item

November 11, 2018 - 2:10am

Sunbury Daily Item

Tennessee state park honors American Hero
Sunbury Daily Item
As part of his interest in educating the youth of rural Tennessee, York raised funds and founded York Institute, an agricultural and industrial school in nearby Jamestown. The institute was operated privately from 1926 to 1937 when it was placed under ...

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Western grant seeks to expand advanced manufacturing careers - La Crosse Tribune

November 11, 2018 - 1:04am

La Crosse Tribune

Western grant seeks to expand advanced manufacturing careers
La Crosse Tribune
The grant, in addition to a recent donation of robotics equipment from Ashley Furniture, has allowed Western to develop new courses in automation and mechatronics, with an emphasis on work-based learning and industry partnership — including leveraging ...

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Tennessee historical site honorsWWI US war hero Sgt. Alvin York - Terre Haute Tribune Star

November 11, 2018 - 12:11am

Terre Haute Tribune Star

Tennessee historical site honorsWWI US war hero Sgt. Alvin York
Terre Haute Tribune Star
As part of his interest in educating the youth of rural Tennessee, York raised funds and founded York Institute, an agricultural and industrial school in nearby Jamestown. The institute was operated privately from 1926 to 1937 when it was placed under ...

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Red River school adds new scholarship - Texarkana Gazette

November 10, 2018 - 8:52pm

Red River school adds new scholarship
Texarkana Gazette
Jake worked as the supervisor of Trade and Industrial Education and Coordinator of Postsecondary Area Vocational Technical Schools with the Vocational and Technical Education Division of the Arkansas Department of Education from 1946-77. He also ...

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Roland J. "Rollie" Krogstad - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

November 10, 2018 - 10:31am

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Roland J. "Rollie" Krogstad
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
He enrolled at (then) Stout Institute in Menomonie, obtaining a Bachelors and Master's Degree in Industrial Education in 1951 and 1952 respectively. He taught Industrial Arts at Fond du Lac Jr. H.S.; post-secondary drafting and related technology at ...

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Parents turn to home schooling for customized education - Gillette News Record

November 10, 2018 - 7:45am

Gillette News Record

Parents turn to home schooling for customized education
Gillette News Record
The 2016 National Household Education Survey found the highest percentage of parents who home-school their kids — 80 percent — named a concern with school environments as an important reason for home schooling. Thirty-four percent billed environment ...

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Partnership to promote manufacturing in Appalachia - Marietta Times

November 10, 2018 - 1:33am

Partnership to promote manufacturing in Appalachia
Marietta Times
“It's finding, recruiting and developing talent in manufacturing at every level, from entry level production through highly skilled technician jobs.” Burkland was in Marietta this week to attend a meeting with industry and education leaders at ...

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Tennessee state park honors a WWI hero - Beckley Register-Herald

November 10, 2018 - 1:00am

Beckley Register-Herald

Tennessee state park honors a WWI hero
Beckley Register-Herald
As part of his interest in educating the youth of rural Tennessee, York raised funds and founded York Institute, an agricultural and industrial school in nearby Jamestown. The institute was operated privately from 1926 to 1937 when it was placed under ...

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THEC recommends on 1 of 2 Columbia State projects - Columbia Daily Herald

November 9, 2018 - 11:24pm

Columbia Daily Herald

THEC recommends on 1 of 2 Columbia State projects
Columbia Daily Herald
Last month, we wrote a commentary, urging the Tennessee High Education Commission to recommend a new health and industrial technologies building for Columbia State Community College's main campus. THEC met Wednesday and selected one of two ...

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Coast Guard launched love of learning and teaching - Orlando Sentinel

November 9, 2018 - 4:12pm

Orlando Sentinel

Coast Guard launched love of learning and teaching
Orlando Sentinel
By the end of my four-year enlistment, having gained skills and confidence, I knew that I wanted more education. As a Korean War veteran, I was eligible for the G.I. Bill, which helped me earn a bachelor's and then a master's degree in industrial ...

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South Africa: Gauteng Education Launches Innovative Aviation Programme for Grade 5 Pupils - AllAfrica.com

November 9, 2018 - 10:15am

South Africa: Gauteng Education Launches Innovative Aviation Programme for Grade 5 Pupils
AllAfrica.com
The programme, which will benefit pupils from Lyndhurst, Bovet, Halfway House, Mitaketa and Nokuphila primary schools, is a partnership between the Gauteng department of education and global Fortune 100 software industrial company Honeywell.

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Pratt Institute Celebrates the Inauguration of President Frances Bronet - Pratt News

November 9, 2018 - 10:04am

Pratt Institute Celebrates the Inauguration of President Frances Bronet
Pratt News
She focused on the challenge of higher education under siege—with costs, outcomes, and value all under scrutiny. As the 20th-century model of education once required for industrial work becomes obsolete, what will tomorrow's education look like? “Now ...

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Industrial robots – pros and cons - Packaging World

November 9, 2018 - 10:03am

Packaging World

Industrial robots – pros and cons
Packaging World
Capital Investment: Robots require significant upfront investment for hardware and software, as well as installation, integration, training and education, and necessary safety equipment. Ongoing costs such as maintenance, repair and programming, should ...

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