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Black higher education after the Civil War - Weekly Challenger

May 17, 2018 - 9:45pm

Weekly Challenger

Black higher education after the Civil War
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He was extremely successful and tireless in fundraising and improving the college. He emphasized that “in order for Negroes to achieve success, they must do some useful service that the world wanted.” He was a firm believer in industrial education.

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Orleans School Board defers vote on industrial tax ban | NOLA.com - NOLA.com

May 17, 2018 - 9:06pm

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Orleans School Board defers vote on industrial tax ban | NOLA.com
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The Orleans Parish School Board deferred voting Thursday on a resolution to ban for industrial tax exemptions. ( Photo by Donald Stout, The Times-Picayune ).

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Nome School Board Approves Teacher Salary Increases, Revised Reading Lists - Knom (blog)

May 17, 2018 - 5:36pm

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Nome School Board Approves Teacher Salary Increases, Revised Reading Lists
Knom (blog)
Four positions are still unfilled for next year: an elementary teacher, the high school industrial education teacher, a middle school science and math teacher as well as the Nome-Beltz assistant principal. The Beltz counselor position has been filled ...

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GOP nominee Scott Wagner calls education his 'cornerstone,' emphasizes fiscal accountability - WHYY

May 17, 2018 - 4:11pm

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GOP nominee Scott Wagner calls education his 'cornerstone,' emphasizes fiscal accountability
WHYY
And he thinks Pennsylvania schools should focus more on “industrial arts” and other career and technical training. “There's nothing wrong with being a truck driver or mechanic or welder,” he told the caller. During the hour-long town hall, Wagner spent ...

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GOP nominee Wagner calls education his “cornerstone,” emphasizing fiscal accountability - WHYY

May 17, 2018 - 4:11pm

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GOP nominee Wagner calls education his “cornerstone,” emphasizing fiscal accountability
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That may be a throw-away question for most politicians — ideologically distant from the larger education debates over funding and school choice — but Wagner got excited. “Ann, you are now in my wheelhouse,” he said. For the next five minutes, Wagner ...

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School board mulls career, tech upgrades - Sampson Independent

May 17, 2018 - 2:44pm

Sampson Independent

School board mulls career, tech upgrades
Sampson Independent
Other opportunities for high school students include Health Occupations, Marketing, Technology, and Trade and Industrial. At the middle school level, some of the courses include keyboarding, office productivity, and other courses which allow students ...

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Volusia School News, May 18, 2018 - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

May 17, 2018 - 2:40pm

Volusia School News, May 18, 2018
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
DSC gets grant for industrial management. A new $10,000 grant will help Daytona State College design a system that recognizes work-based experience and non-traditional business and industry certifications for students to pursue an associate of science ...

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No teacher strike planned for last day of school in Baton Rouge, two teacher unions say - The Advocate

May 17, 2018 - 1:57pm

The Advocate

No teacher strike planned for last day of school in Baton Rouge, two teacher unions say
The Advocate
Leaders of two teacher unions with members in the East Baton Rouge Parish school system both say that neither is planning a walkout if the parish School Board fails Thursday night to agree to quit granting industrial tax exemptions and use that money ...

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GNTC's 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony held - Northwest Georgia News

May 17, 2018 - 1:21pm

Northwest Georgia News

GNTC's 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony held
Northwest Georgia News
Georgia Northwestern Technical College provides quality workforce education to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. Students have the opportunity to earn an associate degree, diploma, or a certificate in business, health, industrial, or public service ...

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College group address Harrogate concerns amid industrial action - Yorkshire Post

May 17, 2018 - 12:52pm

Yorkshire Post

College group address Harrogate concerns amid industrial action
Yorkshire Post
“We would like to reassure residents and the wider community that Harrogate College will remain as a leading provider for education and training to the surrounding region, and we welcome visitors to our Open Event on 19 May to see our full offer ”.

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Cape Charles exhibit highlights segregation-era school - 13newsnow.com WVEC

May 17, 2018 - 12:48pm

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Cape Charles exhibit highlights segregation-era school
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'Building a Community: The Cape Charles Elementary (Rosenwald) School' shares first-hand accounts from former students and teachers to tell the story of the partnership between educator Booker T. Washington, businessman Julius Rosenwald and the ...

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Segregation-era Rosenwald school on Virginia Shore is 'historic jewel' - Delmarva Daily Times

May 17, 2018 - 12:26pm

Delmarva Daily Times

Segregation-era Rosenwald school on Virginia Shore is 'historic jewel'
Delmarva Daily Times
In this way, he secured donors to fund “the hands-on approach that he referred to as industrial education,” Denny said. “The idea caught the imagination of Julius Rosenwald,” she said, and the Rosenwald Schools were born. Though Rosenwald invested in ...

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Women's union, 107 years old, to hold lunch - Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier

May 17, 2018 - 10:37am

Women's union, 107 years old, to hold lunch
Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier
The Women's Education and Industrial Union is a group devoted to the advancement and fellowship of women and to promoting the welfare of children. Originally founded in 1877 to combat poor working conditions and exploitation in women and children in ...

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Wake Tech Celebrates 50 Years of Service to Community - Wake Tech Newsroom

May 17, 2018 - 10:22am

Wake Tech Celebrates 50 Years of Service to Community
Wake Tech Newsroom
... students were in training programs at community sites, including Practical Nursing at Memorial Hospital (now WakeMed). Originally dedicated as the W.W. Holding Industrial Education Center, Wake Tech is now North Carolina's largest community college.

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Salesforce - How smart technology can get you ready for the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” - ITProPortal

May 17, 2018 - 9:10am

ITProPortal

Salesforce - How smart technology can get you ready for the “Fourth Industrial Revolution”
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"Businesses, the government and education institutions have a combined responsibility to help employees to mitigate the risks and realise the benefits that come with the Fourth Industrial Revolution. This requires a fundamental transformation of what ...
Salesforce World Tour – why the 4IR means we need to re-think educationDiginomica

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State-funded bodies could face industrial action over pay cuts - RTE.ie

May 17, 2018 - 6:59am

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State-funded bodies could face industrial action over pay cuts
RTE.ie
State-funded bodies who provide services in the health, education and community sectors could face industrial action if they fail to restore pay cuts imposed during the economic crisis. The warning came this morning at Forsa's annual conference in ...

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Candidates for Tennessee Governor Talk Education, Rural Health Care, Workforce Development - WKMS

May 16, 2018 - 10:07pm

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Candidates for Tennessee Governor Talk Education, Rural Health Care, Workforce Development
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He said everything starts with education and wants to develop a trained workforce and invest in industrial sites, broadband infrastructure, entrepreneurs, agriculture and tourism. Boyd said the Memphis Regional Megasite is a viable project, ready to sell.

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Is the UK Ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? - TechNative (press release)

May 16, 2018 - 7:10pm

TechNative (press release)

Is the UK Ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution?
TechNative (press release)
Forty-eight percent of people who ceased full-time education between one and five years ago believe their education was poor at preparing them for necessary tech skills. This number drops to 32 percent of those who left within the previous year ...

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Orleans School Board considers ban on industrial tax exemptions - NOLA.com

May 16, 2018 - 6:10pm

NOLA.com

Orleans School Board considers ban on industrial tax exemptions
NOLA.com
The Orleans Parish School Board on Thursday (May 17) is set to consider a resolution that would place a three-year moratorium on awarding industrial property tax exemptions. School Board member Ben Kleban, who is sponsoring the resolution, ...

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Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Human Resources Officer - Nasdaq

May 16, 2018 - 4:35pm

Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Human Resources Officer
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BALTIMORE, May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, announced the appointment of Timothy P. Grace as its new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective May 28, 2018. Mr ...

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