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Gauteng education launches innovative aviation programme for Grade 5 pupils - News24

November 9, 2018 - 9:14am

News24

Gauteng education launches innovative aviation programme for Grade 5 pupils
News24
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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The Backlash Against Screen Time at School - The Atlantic

November 9, 2018 - 6:00am

The Atlantic

The Backlash Against Screen Time at School
The Atlantic
The company's mission was to help move the American education system from an industrial-age model “where schools were set up to resemble factories and students had a conveyor belt-like experience” to a more “learner-centric” approach that gives ...

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The city that codes? Movement aims to boost Baltimore youth up the ladder of the innovation economy - Baltimore Sun

November 9, 2018 - 5:01am

Baltimore Sun

The city that codes? Movement aims to boost Baltimore youth up the ladder of the innovation economy
Baltimore Sun
The Tech Center is ground zero for a brewing movement to make Baltimore the city that codes: From government offices and schools to companies and nonprofits, teams are working to prepare young people for the innovation industry that has the potential ...

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thyssenkrupp Technical Training Academy opens doors to education and innovation - Inside Mining

November 9, 2018 - 4:46am

thyssenkrupp Technical Training Academy opens doors to education and innovation
Inside Mining
thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions South Africa proudly hosted the official opening of its Technical Training Academy situated at their Service Centre in Chloorkop. “Our aim is to offer first class technical training programmes to raise the technical ...

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Kasekende to Universities: Prepare Students for the Competitive 4th Industrial Revolution - chimpreports.com

November 9, 2018 - 3:43am

chimpreports.com

Kasekende to Universities: Prepare Students for the Competitive 4th Industrial Revolution
chimpreports.com
Another consequence of the fourth industrial revolution is that learning new skills may become a permanent and indispensable feature of a successful career. The importance of continuous learning was put succinctly by Alvin Toffler, “The illiterate of ...

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JAS supports small farmers' role in emerging cannabis industry - Jamaica Observer

November 9, 2018 - 1:12am

Jamaica Observer

JAS supports small farmers' role in emerging cannabis industry
Jamaica Observer
Fulton said that during the month, the society will be encouraging Jamaicans to integrate local produce in all diets, and will be collaborating with the Ministry of Education to not only teach healthy lifestyles during the month, but to implement it ...

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Can Education Still Advance the Common Good? - EducationNext

November 9, 2018 - 12:19am

EducationNext

Can Education Still Advance the Common Good?
EducationNext
But, explains Labaree, the stability of the republic was no longer in much jeopardy, and education had taken on an important additional mission, which was preparing young people for productive roles in a modern industrial economy. There's a public ...

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Streetsboro school board: Levy will be on May ballot - Record-Courier

November 8, 2018 - 10:34pm

Record-Courier

Streetsboro school board: Levy will be on May ballot
Record-Courier
“Streetsboro is different than Garrettsville, and we have a lot of industrial businesses here that could be affected, so we would really have to do our homework to see if it fits,” Daulbaugh said. “We don't want to lose our industry here. We want ...

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Water industry needs smart tech - Viet Nam News

November 8, 2018 - 9:24pm

Viet Nam News

Water industry needs smart tech
Viet Nam News
... be the most important factor for production, so preparing a high quality workforce is essential,” Dũng said. The education system and human resource training have to be revamped to produce workers that have the skills and creativity needed for ...

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UMaine celebrates World Usability Day - WABI

November 8, 2018 - 8:38pm

WABI

UMaine celebrates World Usability Day
WABI
Organizers say professional, industrial, educational, citizen and government groups from across the state attended. A keynote speaker spoke about making employment and post-secondary education the new norm for individuals with disabilities. "We believe ...

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Franklin Monroe-MVCTC FFA members earn American FFA Degrees - The Daily Advocate

November 8, 2018 - 1:17pm

The Daily Advocate

Franklin Monroe-MVCTC FFA members earn American FFA Degrees
The Daily Advocate
To be eligible to receive the American FFA Degree, members must meet qualifications such as receiving a State FFA Degree, holding active membership for the past three years, completing secondary instruction in an agricultural education program and ...

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(Un)shaping higher education in the 4IR ecosystem - The Manila Times

November 8, 2018 - 11:21am

The Manila Times

(Un)shaping higher education in the 4IR ecosystem
The Manila Times
An interesting session at the conference covered the challenges of shaping higher education in the 4th industrial revolution (4IR) ecosystem. It was tag lined: Wired, Wild and Wild. The tag aptly describes how all of us are already interconnected ...

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French industrial gas co. considers $107 million Matagorda County investment - Houston Business Journal

November 8, 2018 - 9:44am

Houston Business Journal

French industrial gas co. considers $107 million Matagorda County investment
Houston Business Journal
Air Liquide has applied for Chapter 312 tax incentives from Matagorda County and the local hospital district and a Chapter 313 incentive from Bay City Independent School District, according to the application. The separation unit would produce oxygen, ...

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Kemble Johnson - Bowling Green Daily News

November 8, 2018 - 8:56am

Kemble Johnson
Bowling Green Daily News
Kemble graduated from WKU with a BA in Industrial Education and an MA in Counseling. He served proudly as Captain in the United States Air Force. Most of his career was at WKU where he retired in 1994. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials ...

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GUEST ROOM | Help Wanted: ILR's Next Dean - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

November 8, 2018 - 1:10am

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

GUEST ROOM | Help Wanted: ILR's Next Dean
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Cornell appointed Professor Harry Katz as dean and the ILR school not only continued the work of studying and teaching industrial and labor relations, it redoubled its efforts by expanding programs in conflict resolution, compensation studies and ...

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The banker of the Fourth Industrial Revolution - Inside Education

November 7, 2018 - 11:44pm

Inside Education

The banker of the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Inside Education
I recently visited the boards of Barclays Africa and the Discovery Group to talk about the Fourth Industrial Revolution and its impact on the banking industry. I marvel ... Machine learning is a statistical approach to AI and it has a subgroup called ...

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SUSAN (CARLYLE) KAPP JACOBS - Youngstown Vindicator

November 7, 2018 - 9:25pm

Youngstown Vindicator

SUSAN (CARLYLE) KAPP JACOBS
Youngstown Vindicator
A nationally certified School Pyschologist, Susan started her career as psychologist at the Girls' Industrial School in Delaware, Ohio, and taught in the Youngstown City School System for several years. She then served the Mahoning County Board of ...

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Thousands of school staff to strike following months of negotiations - The Sydney Morning Herald

November 7, 2018 - 8:10pm

The Sydney Morning Herald

Thousands of school staff to strike following months of negotiations
The Sydney Morning Herald
Thousands of school staff will walk off the job on Monday after negotiations over a new pay deal broke down. The industrial action comes after months of negotiations, and two months after the last collective agreement for support staff in Queensland ...

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Marion Local voters reject bond levy - The Daily Standard

November 7, 2018 - 6:08pm

Marion Local voters reject bond levy
The Daily Standard
Plans for the proposed facility that would have been funded by the bond issue called for an auditorium, a three-court gymnasium, an ag and industrial education complex, new locker rooms, a weight room and a community room. Additionally, between 38,000 ...

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Skills development for inclusive and sustainable growth - Daily Times

November 7, 2018 - 3:48pm

Daily Times

Skills development for inclusive and sustainable growth
Daily Times
Skill development include apprenticeship training, vocational education, industrial arts, technical education, technological-vocational education, occupational education, vocational education and training, and career and technical education.

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