Industrial Education

'Bud' Jenniges spent life making legions of friends, while impacting Roosevelt athletics - Greeley Tribune

December 10, 2017 - 2:05am

Greeley Tribune

'Bud' Jenniges spent life making legions of friends, while impacting Roosevelt athletics
Greeley Tribune
Jenniges coached baseball, football and basketball and also taught industrial arts, physical education and drivers education during his 30-plus years in Johnstown and Milliken before retiring in 1999 and moving back to Hot Springs in 2001. He continued ...

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Industry announcement highlights need for technical training - Parkersburg News

December 10, 2017 - 12:07am

Parkersburg News

Industry announcement highlights need for technical training
Parkersburg News
Pier Bocchini, director of career and technical education (CTE) for Wood County Schools, said incoming industry affects not only the job needs of that industry, but also downstream businesses and services. “It creates a ripple of services that are ...

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US Education Department looks into discrimination claims - The Philadelphia Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 10:18pm

US Education Department looks into discrimination claims
The Philadelphia Tribune
The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights has opened an investigation into the claims of discrimination filed by the Education Law Center — PA, regarding the School District of Philadelphia's treatment of children with disabilities ...

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Blood, sweat and beers: Young brewer highlights growth of industry - Gainesville Times

December 9, 2017 - 10:00pm

Gainesville Times

Blood, sweat and beers: Young brewer highlights growth of industry
Gainesville Times
The program partners with Oskar Blues Brewery and the Alabama brewing industry to provide residency training. LNB founder Pap Datta said he hopes to one day connect his brewery with a local educational institution like the University of North Georgia ...

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'New education methods will transform the way students learn' - The Hindu

December 9, 2017 - 8:48pm

The Hindu

'New education methods will transform the way students learn'
The Hindu
Mr. Pai, former Infosys CFO, and who is also Chairman, Manipal Global Education Services, explains what Education 4.0 is all about. Excerpts: What is Education 4.0 and why is it important? Education 4.0 is putting students at the heart of educational ...

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Education Foundation of Eagle County awards equity grants to local schools - Vail Daily News

December 9, 2017 - 6:36pm

Education Foundation of Eagle County awards equity grants to local schools
Vail Daily News
EAGLE COUNTY — The Education Foundation of Eagle County Board of Trustees recently announced 2017-18 school year grant awards in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM); equity and staffing; and arts and music benefiting students ...

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Commission to decide on funding for new Industrial Park - Claiborne Progress

December 9, 2017 - 2:01pm

Claiborne Progress

Commission to decide on funding for new Industrial Park
Claiborne Progress
That evening, the commissioners will also vote on resolution 2017-075, a Claiborne Board of Education amendment to the Federal Projects Budget. The resolution, if adopted, will allow the school system to adjust the balance by $2,500 with Gear Up grant ...

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New education methods will transform the way students learn, says Mohandas Pai - The Hindu

December 9, 2017 - 10:55am

The Hindu

New education methods will transform the way students learn, says Mohandas Pai
The Hindu
Education 4.0 is putting students at the heart of educational experience and creating individual learning experiences. Education 1.0 was the traditional method of students going to a Gurukul in India. Then came the universities as in Takshila and ...

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Sciences courses lose popularity to business at university - Daily Nation

December 9, 2017 - 10:50am

Daily Nation

Sciences courses lose popularity to business at university
Daily Nation
Prof Ddembe Williams, the Project Director for Research and Information at Linking Industry with Academia Trust (LIWA), says the inability for the country to match its academic input with industrial needs could be as a result of the nature of Kenya's ...

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High-tech park - The Financial Express BD

December 9, 2017 - 10:44am

The Financial Express BD

High-tech park
The Financial Express BD
Before the high-tech park there is a need for preparing the population for reaping the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution. Let the education be streamlined to meet the challenges of the ICT. In a populous country like Bangladesh, the ...

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John Deere sponsors Waterloo Career Center program - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

December 9, 2017 - 4:04am

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

John Deere sponsors Waterloo Career Center program
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
WATERLOO -- John Deere Waterloo Operations is donating $30,000 to a high school advanced manufacturing career program over the next three years. The Waterloo Career Center launched the career pathway this fall. The center, operated by Waterloo ...

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Radiohead's Ed O'Brien blasts 'factory education' - Irish Examiner

December 9, 2017 - 3:12am

Irish Examiner

Radiohead's Ed O'Brien blasts 'factory education'
Irish Examiner
... and an 11-year-old, and having been through education myself, I think on the whole it fails 95% of all children out there. Radiohead performs in Glasgow (Andrew Milligan/PA). “And it makes me really angry. In 500 years, people will look back at the ...

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Venerable Eastwood board member to start 10th term - Sentinel-Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 1:29am

Sentinel-Tribune

Venerable Eastwood board member to start 10th term
Sentinel-Tribune
He watched the game from the sidelines as Eastwood lost 21-14 in overtime. "Those kids brought a community together like I've never seen before," Helm said. The 1969 Eastwood graduate said his experience in education and business led him to the board ...

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ETF: Raising the bar in Oyo education sector by Ajimobi - New Telegraph Newspaper

December 8, 2017 - 9:35pm

New Telegraph Newspaper

ETF: Raising the bar in Oyo education sector by Ajimobi
New Telegraph Newspaper
Espousing the laudable intention his government has for conceiving the ETF project, Governor Ajimobi on the occasion said, “We are building a good character and knowledge, and I believe that education is knowledge and knowledge is skills and skills ...

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Radiohead's Ed O'Brien blasts 'factory education' - Belfast Telegraph

December 8, 2017 - 7:10pm

Belfast Telegraph

Radiohead's Ed O'Brien blasts 'factory education'
Belfast Telegraph
bpanews_1e7ce0bf-2f33-4f23-9147-95cf018eed91_embedded231974669. Radiohead performs in Glasgow (Andrew Milligan/PA). “And it makes me really angry. In 500 years, people will look back at the way we educated our children, keeping them in classrooms most ...

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Radiohead´s Ed O´Brien blasts `factory education´ - Daily Mail

December 8, 2017 - 7:05pm

Daily Mail

Radiohead´s Ed O´Brien blasts `factory education´
Daily Mail
... 11-year-old, and having been through education myself, I think on the whole it fails 95% of all children out there. Radiohead performs in Glasgow (Andrew Milligan/PA). “And it makes me really angry. In 500 years, people will look back at the way we ...

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Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Plunges 5.9% on December 08 - Equities.com

December 8, 2017 - 5:30pm

Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Plunges 5.9% on December 08
Equities.com
It also provides digital education services for enhancing the academic and social purpose of educational institutions. Barnes & Noble Education Inc is based out of Basking Ridge, NJ and has some 20,050 employees. Its CEO is Michael P. Huseby. Barnes ...

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Students get taste of 1800s Christmas at Museum of Industry in Stellarton - The News

December 8, 2017 - 4:12pm

The News

Students get taste of 1800s Christmas at Museum of Industry in Stellarton
The News
Students visiting the Museum of Industry got to step back in time and see how Christmas cards would have been made more than a century ago. Thursday students visiting the Stellarton museum were shown by education curator Andrew Phillips how presses ...

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Education reforms must aim at improving quality of learning - The Standard

December 8, 2017 - 4:05pm

The Standard

Education reforms must aim at improving quality of learning
The Standard
The new directions are ruffling feathers as the academic calendar, starting January next year, beckons. The changes must be in the best interest of learners and improving the quality of instruction. For far too long, the education sector has been ...
We'll resist 'capitalistic' merger of school boards, KUPPET tells Matiang'iThe Star, Kenya

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Schools forced to observe Iowa Day a century ago - The Daily Nonpareil

December 8, 2017 - 9:52am

The Daily Nonpareil

Schools forced to observe Iowa Day a century ago
The Daily Nonpareil
In order to further his dream of offering industrial training courses, Deyoe formed a commission to investigate the current status of the vocational training field in the state. Representatives on the commission were from manufacturing, labor, business ...

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