Industrial Education

Business, state leaders discuss diversifying state economy with wind - Wyoming Business Report

October 3, 2017 - 2:42pm

Wyoming Business Report

Business, state leaders discuss diversifying state economy with wind
Wyoming Business Report
The state's public education has been dependent on taxes paid by the mineral industry, Madden said, paying for about 68,000 of the state's roughly 90,000 students. He said this number dropped in the past two or three years, to roughly 55,000, so ...

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BIG NEWS FOR GLASGOW! ANOTHER NEW INDUSTRY INTENDS TO LOCATE HERE! - WCLU

October 3, 2017 - 1:47pm

BIG NEWS FOR GLASGOW! ANOTHER NEW INDUSTRY INTENDS TO LOCATE HERE!
WCLU
Riley, who serves on the Economic Development and Workforce Investment Committee and is vice-chair of the Education Committee. “Thanks to pro-growth policy, manufacturing is making a tremendous comeback in the commonwealth. We are thrilled to see ...

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Emeritus professor's return boosts ASU's solar-energy engineering education endeavors - Arizona State University

October 3, 2017 - 1:39pm

Arizona State University

Emeritus professor's return boosts ASU's solar-energy engineering education endeavors
Arizona State University
He intends to build more extensive ties with local and national solar business leaders, primarily by expanding the program's industrial advisory board with members from all the various stakeholders in the future of solar energy enterprises, including ...

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Industry tours highlight expansion, education - The Garden City Telegram

October 3, 2017 - 12:45pm

Industry tours highlight expansion, education
The Garden City Telegram
Viega, LLC and CertainTeed are showcasing new expansions and equipment as part of McPherson's Manufacturing Day events this week. Jennifer Burch, executive director of McPherson Chamber of Commerce, said this national event started around six or ...

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Industry tours highlight expansion, education - McPherson Sentinel

October 3, 2017 - 10:47am

Industry tours highlight expansion, education
McPherson Sentinel
Viega, LLC and CertainTeed are showcasing new expansions and equipment as part of McPherson's Manufacturing Day events this week. Jennifer Burch, executive director of McPherson Chamber of Commerce, said this national event started around six or ...

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VWR Sales Team Helps Raise $12000 for Duke Children's - PR Newswire (press release)

October 3, 2017 - 9:07am

PR Newswire (press release)

VWR Sales Team Helps Raise $12000 for Duke Children's
PR Newswire (press release)
With sales in excess of $4.5 billion in 2016, VWR enables science for customers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, education, government and healthcare industries. With more than 160 years of experience, VWR has cultivated a value ...

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Maple sends referendum survey - Superior Telegram

October 3, 2017 - 8:02am

Maple sends referendum survey
Superior Telegram
Respondents can gauge their support for other annual costs — $55,000 to improve classroom technology, $30,000 to enhance industrial education courses, $232,000 a year for bus replacement, $130,000 for curriculum replacement and more.

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WWCC shows off industrial ed center at Clarkston site - Lewiston Morning Tribune

October 3, 2017 - 3:24am

Lewiston Morning Tribune

WWCC shows off industrial ed center at Clarkston site
Lewiston Morning Tribune
Students attending Walla Walla Community College no longer have to travel to Clarkston High School for hands-on industrial education. The campus' 15,000-square-foot Workforce and Business Development Center this fall launched two new programs ...

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WWCC shows off industrial ed center at Clarkston site - Lewiston Morning Tribune

October 3, 2017 - 3:19am

WWCC shows off industrial ed center at Clarkston site
Lewiston Morning Tribune
Students attending Walla Walla Community College no longer have to travel to Clarkston High School for hands-on industrial education. The campus' 15,000-square-foot Workforce and Business Development Center this fall launched two new programs ...

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Teachers fighting for 'seismic shift' in pay and conditions for NZ's 29000 primary educators - New Zealand Herald

October 3, 2017 - 2:24am

Teachers fighting for 'seismic shift' in pay and conditions for NZ's 29000 primary educators
New Zealand Herald
Teachers are gearing up for hard - but colourful - industrial action over pay equity, higher pay and lower workloads. About 380 primary and early childhood teachers at the NZ Educational Institute's annual conference in Rotorua today made multi ...

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West Burlington School Board reviews career and technical education offerings - Burlington Hawk Eye

October 3, 2017 - 12:16am

Burlington Hawk Eye

West Burlington School Board reviews career and technical education offerings
Burlington Hawk Eye
The previous CTE design mandated middle and high schools offer a sequence of classes, or strains, in a minimum of four of the following six service areas: agriculture, family and consumer science, health occupations, business, industrial technology and ...

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SVHEC hosts launch training partnership with Siemens-Berlin - GoDanRiver.com

October 2, 2017 - 8:00pm

GoDanRiver.com

SVHEC hosts launch training partnership with Siemens-Berlin
GoDanRiver.com
SOUTH BOSTON — On Friday, regional leaders from industry, workforce development and education attended Make It…in SoVA where the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center launched its newest workforce training partnership with Siemens Technik ...

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LCHS CTE staff tours two local industries - Elk Valley Times

October 2, 2017 - 7:30pm

Elk Valley Times

LCHS CTE staff tours two local industries
Elk Valley Times
The group of educators consisted of 17 Career and Technical Education (CTE) teachers and two math teachers, who were all accompanied by Elaine Middleton from the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Industrial Development Board. Spring Brindley, director of ...

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To Ban or Not to Ban? Technology, Education, and the Media - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

October 2, 2017 - 6:05pm

Education Week (subscription) (blog)

To Ban or Not to Ban? Technology, Education, and the Media
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
Each of these editorials approached the research with a view of education based on an industrial era model. The writers assumed a traditional model of education without questioning what could be possible given advances in technology. This approach led ...

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Board to learn about district's abuse prevention training for students - Morgan Hill Times

October 2, 2017 - 3:25pm

Morgan Hill Times

Board to learn about district's abuse prevention training for students
Morgan Hill Times
A presentation on Morgan Hill Unified School District's “Be Seen and Heard” sexual abuse training for students will be introduced to the board of education at the Oct. 3 meeting. School officials already added to its sexual predator ... $275,026 ...

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Overhauling our system of higher education should start by looking back to the 19th century - Dallas News

October 2, 2017 - 3:22pm

Dallas News

Overhauling our system of higher education should start by looking back to the 19th century
Dallas News
The Digital Age requires different skills than the Industrial Age did, and this time the change is not originating in the Ivy League. Davidson shares her ideas for making college work again in her book, The New Education: How to Revolutionize the ...

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Full day of education kicks off - Rental Management Magazine

October 2, 2017 - 12:21pm

Full day of education kicks off
Rental Management Magazine
The educational sessions are a draw for many show attendees. “The biggest benefit of attending The Rental Show is getting valuable information and ideas from top industry individuals at the Sunday seminars,” said Dan Morris, general manager, Kennebec ...

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Data Lab Scotland Increasing Funded Data MSc Courses By 45% - DIGIT.FYI (blog)

October 2, 2017 - 9:48am

DIGIT.FYI (blog)

Data Lab Scotland Increasing Funded Data MSc Courses By 45%
DIGIT.FYI (blog)
Good news for students considering a career in data science. Growing industrial demand has caused the Data Lab to increase the number of funded MSc courses it offers from 90 places to 130 – a 45% increase. The MSc programme is core component of the ...

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Ivy Tech President Tom Snyder received $1M retirement payout - South Bend Tribune

October 2, 2017 - 8:36am

South Bend Tribune

Ivy Tech President Tom Snyder received $1M retirement payout
South Bend Tribune
State legislators in 2015 also put Ivy Tech construction plans on hold and ordered the Indiana Commission for Higher Education to review and restructure Ivy Tech programs with low graduation rates. In December 2015, a few months after the announcement ...

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Electra Meccanica Announces First SOLO Manufacturing Agreement - Markets Insider

October 2, 2017 - 8:25am

Electra Meccanica Announces First SOLO Manufacturing Agreement
Markets Insider
It also engages in the development of commercial and residential, education industry, automobile and motorcycle industrial chain aftermarket, elderly care and rehabilitation, and financial and international exchange and cooperation complexes. Zongshen ...

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