Industrial Education

Bryan school board members get look at floor plans for CTE classes - Bryan-College Station Eagle

October 3, 2018 - 1:13am

Bryan-College Station Eagle

Bryan school board members get look at floor plans for CTE classes
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Representatives for Patterson Architects gave Bryan school board members a visual walk through the floor plans for the work being done at the Career Technical Education Center to get it ready for students by the 2019-2020 school year. Patterson ...

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Local eighth-graders learn about manufacturing careers - Goshen News

October 3, 2018 - 1:10am

Goshen News

Local eighth-graders learn about manufacturing careers
Goshen News
GOSHEN — Eighth-graders are learning this week there are good careers available in local industries. Companies partnered with the Horizon Education Alliance to organize industrial tours for nearly 3,000 middle school students in Elkhart County.

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Ministry of Education to recruit 400 overseas secondary school teachers - Stuff.co.nz

October 3, 2018 - 12:45am

Stuff.co.nz

Ministry of Education to recruit 400 overseas secondary school teachers
Stuff.co.nz
With secondary school teachers on the cusp of industrial action, Education Minister Chris Hipkins is pledging to find at least 400 overseas teachers for the 2019 academic year. In a move designed to quell concerns over a deepening crisis in education, ...
Teachers on rejected pay offer: 'It's difficult to focus on my teaching'Radio New Zealand

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Lois Gray, Mentor to Unions and Women Who Work, Dies at 94 - New York Times

October 2, 2018 - 5:25pm

New York Times

Lois Gray, Mentor to Unions and Women Who Work, Dies at 94
New York Times
Professor Gray joined the School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University in 1946, barely a year after it was founded. She started out as a member of the extension faculty, which reached out to employees and would-be union leaders to ...

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China and the need for AI expertise - CIO

October 2, 2018 - 4:49pm

China and the need for AI expertise
CIO
In fact, the need for AI talent is not confined to the IT industry; many other industries are also recruiting AI engineers. According to the English edition of the People's Daily, Zhou Ming, the deputy director of the Education and Testing Center of ...

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Kevin Hallock named dean of SC Johnson College of Business - Cornell Chronicle

October 2, 2018 - 4:10pm

Cornell Chronicle

Kevin Hallock named dean of SC Johnson College of Business
Cornell Chronicle
Economist and compensation and labor market scholar Kevin F. Hallock, the Kenneth F. Kahn '69 Dean and Joseph R. Rich '80 Professor in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations, has been named dean of the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, ...
Cornell University names new dean of business collegeIthaca Journal

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New education and skills measures announced - GOV.UK

October 2, 2018 - 10:40am

GOV.UK

New education and skills measures announced
GOV.UK
The government is determined, through its modern Industrial Strategy, to increase the number of people understanding and studying the subject, helping them to secure good jobs and boost the UK economy. That is why 21 new centres for excellence will be ...

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SIUE School of Engineering's Lotfi leads national advancement of mechatronics and robotics education - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

October 2, 2018 - 10:28am

The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIUE School of Engineering's Lotfi leads national advancement of mechatronics and robotics education
The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Lotfi is an assistant professor in the SOE's Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. As a teacher-scholar in the SOE's mechatronics and robotics engineering (MRE) program, he has witnessed the area of study's dynamic growth and notes the ...

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How the humanities can equip students for the fourth industrial ... - The Conversation CA

October 2, 2018 - 9:55am

The Conversation CA

How the humanities can equip students for the fourth industrial ...
The Conversation CA
More innovative teaching and learning is needed to disrupt the current techno talk about the fourth industrial revolution.

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Sparking the interest of young innovators - Daily Republic

October 2, 2018 - 8:00am

Daily Republic

Sparking the interest of young innovators
Daily Republic
All of it is possible due to the Smart Lab at the Mitchell Middle School, which is now fully implemented after receiving an additional $25,000 in grant money from America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by Monsanto. Principal Justin ...

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Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 letters: Education funding and Amendment 73 - The Denver Post

October 2, 2018 - 7:01am

The Denver Post

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 letters: Education funding and Amendment 73
The Denver Post
Re: “Tax hike for schools is too big, complicated,” Sept. 29 editorial. I've been a public school teacher in Colorado for 29 years. Literally every single summer I have also had another job simply in order to pay my bills and raise my family. State ...

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Interview: Wipro 3D and the Indian 3D printing industry - 3D Printing Industry

October 2, 2018 - 6:13am

3D Printing Industry

Interview: Wipro 3D and the Indian 3D printing industry
3D Printing Industry
Its largest markets include aerospace, space, defence, heavy engineering, industrial and tooling, automotive, healthcare and nuclear sectors. In March 2018, Wipro 3D inaugurated a metal 3D printing experience center at its ... We have made few ...

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Immigrant detention centers keep profiting from immoral policies - USA TODAY

October 2, 2018 - 6:00am

USA TODAY

Immigrant detention centers keep profiting from immoral policies
USA TODAY
The major obstacle to scaling back the abuse, neglect and industrial warehousing of human beings in migrant detention centers is the fact that this is a billion-dollar industry. Social acceptance of prisons as a profit-seeking enterprise has helped ...

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2019 Rose Parade® Float Commemorates 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad, Kickstarting Yearlong ... - Digital Journal

October 2, 2018 - 4:36am

Digital Journal

2019 Rose Parade® Float Commemorates 150th Anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad, Kickstarting Yearlong ...
Digital Journal
That's just the beginning of our ambitious and pervasive public education program for all ages. Immigrant contributions are not widely taught in our history books or discussed in our culture. So we hope to shine more light to the role of immigrants in ...

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Education, business leaders: Yes on Question 4 invests in Maine's workers - Press Herald

October 2, 2018 - 4:04am

Press Herald

Education, business leaders: Yes on Question 4 invests in Maine's workers
Press Herald
If Question 4 passes, USM will create new computer classrooms and a new engineering lab, enabling USM to expand its electrical engineering program to include software engineering, as well as to introduce the first industrial engineering program in Maine.

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Dance Council of North Texas Honors Four Dance Icons - Focusdailynews

October 1, 2018 - 8:03pm

Focusdailynews

Dance Council of North Texas Honors Four Dance Icons
Focusdailynews
Each year, the Dance Council of North Texas celebrates the accomplishments of individuals for their lifetime contribution; artistic and educational achievement; and service to the community. The awards are named for four talented ... His choreography ...

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Cramer Remix: The upcoming election may impact this stock - CNBC

October 1, 2018 - 6:59pm

CNBC

Cramer Remix: The upcoming election may impact this stock
CNBC
While the stock of Grand Canyon Education looks attractive here, it could reverse course depending on the outcome of the 2018 midterm elections, CNBC's Jim Cramer warned on Monday. "The for-profit education industry tends to thrive under Republican ...

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Sensors Midwest 2018: Industry 4.0 Challenges Clarified & Conquered - Sensors Online

October 1, 2018 - 3:25pm

Sensors Online

Sensors Midwest 2018: Industry 4.0 Challenges Clarified & Conquered
Sensors Online
Industry 4.0 employs and relies on the internet of things (IoT), industrial internet of things (IIoT), machine learning, artificial intelligence, and cloud and edge computing, either or both. Just getting all these technologies to work together ...

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Floating science lab docks in Monongahela - Observer-Reporter

October 1, 2018 - 3:19pm

Observer-Reporter

Floating science lab docks in Monongahela
Observer-Reporter
MONONGAHELA - A floating science laboratory has docked in Monongahela to provide educational cruises for teachers and school students monitoring the quality of the post-industrial Monongahela River. The Explorer, which is owned by Rivers of Steel ...

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North Central Workforce Summit speaker notes technology, education gap - Richland Source

October 1, 2018 - 11:57am

Richland Source

North Central Workforce Summit speaker notes technology, education gap
Richland Source
Speaking to a gathering of business and industry leaders along with around 80 career-technical education students and a few teachers from Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center, King pointed out that industry and its related technology is growing ...

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