Industrial Education

A sled for the blind? Students are making one at Bensalem High School - Philly.com

April 3, 2018 - 5:04am

Philly.com

A sled for the blind? Students are making one at Bensalem High School
Philly.com
Last year, his industrial design classes worked on a different universal design project – a telescoping, collapsible ramp that could fit on the back of the user's wheelchair for clearing curbs and other obstacles – and entered it in the statewide STEM ...

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Framing Malaysian Higher Education 4.0 to address challenges of disruptive technologies - The Sun Daily

April 3, 2018 - 4:47am

The Sun Daily

Framing Malaysian Higher Education 4.0 to address challenges of disruptive technologies
The Sun Daily
PETALING JAYA: The Higher Education Ministry today launched a book entitled "Framing Malaysian Higher Education 4.0: Future-Proof Talents" to address challenges of disruptive technologies. Its minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh said the book would ...

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Higher Ed Ministry launches 4th Industrial Revolution book - Yahoo Singapore News

April 3, 2018 - 2:07am

Yahoo Singapore News

Higher Ed Ministry launches 4th Industrial Revolution book
Yahoo Singapore News
KUALA LUMPUR: The Higher Education Ministry has launched its 4th Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) book titled 'Framing Malaysian Higher Education 4.0: Future-Proof Talents' in conjunction with the 22nd Malaysian Education Summit here. Its minister Datuk ...

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Bryan schools' Career and Technical Education Center finds a home - Bryan-College Station Eagle

April 3, 2018 - 1:38am

Bryan-College Station Eagle

Bryan schools' Career and Technical Education Center finds a home
Bryan-College Station Eagle
... the industrial park and bring in a new business to bolster the city's economic development, said Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson, who serves as president of the foundation. The CTE Center, though, allows more businesses and industries to benefit. "Dr ...

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New Kensington to buy, renovate Schreiber Industrial Park - Tribune-Review

April 2, 2018 - 11:33pm

New Kensington to buy, renovate Schreiber Industrial Park
Tribune-Review
According to DCED, the city is making use of its Neighborhood Partnership Program, using $1.2 million in grants to fund a six-year improvement plan aimed at removal of blighted properties, beautification projects, park renovations and entrepreneurial ...

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Teaching unions threaten industrial action over pay - The Irish News

April 2, 2018 - 8:47pm

The Irish News

Teaching unions threaten industrial action over pay
The Irish News
YOUNG teachers are emigrating in their thousands to take jobs where they are appreciated, a union leader has claimed. The Irish National Teachers' Organisation (INTO) began its annual congress in Killarney yesterday, where the issue of pay inequality ...
Govt 'committed' to progress on equal pay for teachers - BrutonRTE.ie
Teachers 'raging at the Government' over pay and bureaucracyBreakingNews.ie

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2 large school bond votes set for Tuesday in Northwest Iowa - Sioux City Journal

April 2, 2018 - 8:03pm

Sioux City Journal

2 large school bond votes set for Tuesday in Northwest Iowa
Sioux City Journal
The H-M-S plan, as shown on the school district website, is for $18.9 million for a new elementary school and playground; a major renovation, including a gymnasium, to the middle school; and new industrial technology and wrestling room added to the ...

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Vocational education brings employment in Albania: PM - Xinhua

April 2, 2018 - 4:09pm

Vocational education brings employment in Albania: PM
Xinhua
TIRANA, April 2 (Xinhua) -- Vocational education and training reform are the key to employment opportunities and meet the domestic labor market needs, Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama said Monday during a visit in a vocational school in Vlora, southern ...

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Teachers vow to oppose introduction of baseline assessments - The Guardian

April 2, 2018 - 1:59pm

The Guardian

Teachers vow to oppose introduction of baseline assessments
The Guardian
Teachers have vowed to oppose the government's plans to assess children in the first weeks of school, as the country's largest teaching union called for a boycott of pilot schemes planned for next year. The baseline assessments, to be taken at the ...

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Teachers threatening to ballot on industrial action over pay disparity - Irish Times

April 2, 2018 - 1:11pm

Irish Times

Teachers threatening to ballot on industrial action over pay disparity
Irish Times
Yet he said that any move to “shut down schools” would not take place before the beginning of the next school year, depending on how talks progressed. Union leaders across the three organisations are finalising plans to present their delegates with the ...

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Parents say 10000 pupils will be affected if all-day school teachers strike - Cyprus Mail

April 2, 2018 - 11:17am

Parents say 10000 pupils will be affected if all-day school teachers strike
Cyprus Mail
The teachers' association (Pasyppos) said that after the Easter holidays it would launch escalating industrial action to protest against a recent cabinet decision to wait for the upcoming ruling of the administrative court, where the teachers sought ...

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Where next for the US hemp food and beverage market? - FoodNavigator-USA.com

April 2, 2018 - 10:52am

FoodNavigator-USA.com

Where next for the US hemp food and beverage market?
FoodNavigator-USA.com
Any legislation that takes away some of the uncertainty surrounding industrial hemp will give the market a boost, predicted Nutiva boss John Roulac, who has been advocating to change the law for decades, given that hemp contains little to no THC, the ...

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Cannabis industry leaders gather at Hampshire College summit to widen appeal of plant - Valley Advocate

April 2, 2018 - 10:48am

Valley Advocate

Cannabis industry leaders gather at Hampshire College summit to widen appeal of plant
Valley Advocate
Salgado was one of several speakers who spoke at the Pioneer Valley Cannabis Industry Summit on March 30. The Summit was hosted at the Red Barn at Hampshire College by the Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council (MRCC) and Ezra Parzybok, a cannabis ...

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INTO congress hears call for equal pay for younger teachers - RTE.ie

April 2, 2018 - 10:41am

Irish Examiner

INTO congress hears call for equal pay for younger teachers
RTE.ie
The proposed motion also calls for a campaign of industrial action "in the event of continuing failure by Government to engage fully to resolve the issues". Ongoing demands for pay equalisation between younger and older teachers are likely to dominate ...
INTO Congress to focus on pay equality for primary school teachersIrish Examiner
'We will be shutting down schools,' teachers warn over pay equalityEvening Echo Cork

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