Industrial Education

Superintendent sees how Germans do it; Trip provides look at education system - Abilene Recorder Chronicle

December 8, 2017 - 9:50am

Superintendent sees how Germans do it; Trip provides look at education system
Abilene Recorder Chronicle
There's a good social standing because you're with a company and you have the opportunity for increased income across their years of commitment to the company and you can develop your own talents and strengths.” For the school and society, the benefits ...

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The future of education in the 4th Industrial Revolution - CNBCAfrica.com

December 8, 2017 - 9:05am

CNBCAfrica.com

The future of education in the 4th Industrial Revolution
CNBCAfrica.com
The first ever Future of Education Summit was held and high on the agenda was the challenges faced by institutions of higher learning in Africa and how these can be improved in the face of the fast-approaching 4th Industrial Revolution. CNBC Africa ...

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Univar (UNVR) Acquires Kemetyl Industrial Chemicals; Terms Not Disclosed - StreetInsider.com

December 8, 2017 - 6:05am

Univar (UNVR) Acquires Kemetyl Industrial Chemicals; Terms Not Disclosed
StreetInsider.com
Kemetyl offers customers value-added services such as: fully-certified processes, end-user education programs and technical service agreements. "This is a great pairing of capabilities that gives Univar the ability to be even more competitive in the ...

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

December 8, 2017 - 1:04am

The Daily Nonpareil

Schools forced to observe Iowa Day a century ago
The Daily Nonpareil
He believed each school should offer “well-trained” teachers, and he hoped to introduce industrial training classes for both boys and girls. Deyoe pushed for more “extended use of the school plant” for education and recreational purposes in the ...

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Debate over plan for Muslim prayer room and education centre in Belgrave - Leicester Mercury

December 8, 2017 - 12:02am

Leicester Mercury

Debate over plan for Muslim prayer room and education centre in Belgrave
Leicester Mercury
Leicester East MP Keith Vaz has also registered an objection to the scheme, based on concerns about traffic, parking and noise, that were raised by residents during a public meeting he organised and another arranged by the applicant. The council says ...

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MCC takes the classroom on the road - Sentinel-Standard

December 7, 2017 - 11:10pm

Sentinel-Standard

MCC takes the classroom on the road
Sentinel-Standard
MCC Dean for Industrial Education & Workforce Education Susan Hatto said the most important factor about the Careers for Kids program is that it's on wheels. “Busing students to MCC's Greenville campus to see the advanced manufacturing classrooms and ...

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Asia Universities Summit 2018: final programme announced - Times Higher Education (THE)

December 7, 2017 - 7:07pm

Times Higher Education (THE)

Asia Universities Summit 2018: final programme announced
Times Higher Education (THE)
Subra Suresh, president designate of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore – one of the world's fastest-rising universities – will deliver the opening keynote on trends, opportunities and challenges for global research and education. Meanwhile ...

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Teachers, Administrators Touring Area Industriesn To Connect School, Work - The Missourian

December 7, 2017 - 5:40pm

The Missourian

Teachers, Administrators Touring Area Industriesn To Connect School, Work
The Missourian
The second round of industry tours for this year's Pathways for Teachers Team is underway in the Washington School District. This is the third year for the program, being funded through a state education grant. Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer said the ...

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Beavercreek High School in Ohio earns milestone award in Energy Optimizers, USA-sponsored Healthy Schools ... - California Newswire

December 7, 2017 - 1:33pm

California Newswire

Beavercreek High School in Ohio earns milestone award in Energy Optimizers, USA-sponsored Healthy Schools ...
California Newswire
Energy Optimizers, USA works with educational, governmental, commercial and industrial customers to implement energy savings opportunities to reduce operational costs, including lighting retrofits, renewable energy projects (wind and solar), HVAC ...

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A conversation with Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala - Philippine Star

December 7, 2017 - 12:24pm

A conversation with Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala
Philippine Star
It was kind of you to acknowledge the points I made in my remarks at the recently concluded Manufacturing Summit hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry. “My focus was on manufacturing, but education and skills build up is massively important to ...

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When tuition increases, benefits of public universities are limited to wealthier Iowans - DesMoinesRegister.com

December 7, 2017 - 11:21am

DesMoinesRegister.com

When tuition increases, benefits of public universities are limited to wealthier Iowans
DesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa State University's new president recently said a planned tuition hike reflected the “true cost of education.” After decades of budget cuts, state universities have had to rely less on state support and more on tuition dollars. A market-based ...

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Reforming and revitalizing higher education sector crucial for Africa's development, experts say - CNBCAfrica.com

December 7, 2017 - 11:05am

CNBCAfrica.com

Reforming and revitalizing higher education sector crucial for Africa's development, experts say
CNBCAfrica.com
In closing Mr. Nwuke said this SED was successful as participants had used it to broaden and deepen the constituency for higher education and STI on the continent as they sought to help Africa to support higher education and STI 'because it is only by ...

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Technical training as important as college - Winchester Sun

December 7, 2017 - 10:06am

Technical training as important as college
Winchester Sun
Adecco staffing agency partners with the Kentucky Department of Education to offer Youth Employment Solutions (YES), a program that provides work-based learning and track placement for high schools students. These are just a few examples of how ...

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A hidden gem: How the Far East is cutting out its niche in the diamond industry - TASS

December 7, 2017 - 10:03am

TASS

A hidden gem: How the Far East is cutting out its niche in the diamond industry
TASS
TASS writes about how the diamond cutting industry develops in its traditional center - Yakutia, and in the new center in the Primorsky Region, about where and how specialists in the rare profession of cutters are receiving professional skills. Russia ...

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Hemp, Inc. Reports: Wisconsin Passes Senate Bill (SB) 119 - Nasdaq

December 7, 2017 - 6:03am

Hemp, Inc. Reports: Wisconsin Passes Senate Bill (SB) 119
Nasdaq
The bill requires reporting by a person with an industrial hemp license, including reporting all sales of industrial hemp. This bill also provides that DATCP or an institution of higher education may establish an agricultural pilot program to study ...

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MUT defends industrial action as MCAST students complain directives affecting exams preparation - Malta Independent Online

December 7, 2017 - 3:44am

Malta Independent Online

MUT defends industrial action as MCAST students complain directives affecting exams preparation
Malta Independent Online
MUT President Marco Bonnici has placed the onus on MCAST to remedy the ongoing trade dispute, after telling The Malta Independent that students would 'unfortunately always be affected' by industrial action against schools or educational establishments ...

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Holidays sink German industrial output in October - Reuters

December 7, 2017 - 3:30am

Reuters

Holidays sink German industrial output in October
Reuters
The party is demanding more rights for workers, a broader social security net and significantly more investments in education and infrastructure. Despite the political uncertainty, the economy continues to power ahead. Data released on Wednesday showed ...

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Holidays sink German industrial output in October - Nasdaq

December 7, 2017 - 3:27am

Nasdaq

Holidays sink German industrial output in October
Nasdaq
The party is demanding more rights for workers, a broader social security net and significantly more investments in education and infrastructure. Despite the political uncertainty, the economy continues to power ahead. Data released on Wednesday showed ...

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Holidays sink German industrial output in October - Reuters

December 7, 2017 - 3:25am

Reuters

Holidays sink German industrial output in October
Reuters
The party is demanding more rights for workers, a broader social security net and significantly more investments in education and infrastructure. Despite the political uncertainty, the economy continues to power ahead. Data released on Wednesday showed ...

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State expands hemp research opportunities - Lewistown Sentinel

December 7, 2017 - 12:14am

State expands hemp research opportunities
Lewistown Sentinel
HARRISBURG – After a successful inaugural year in which industrial hemp was reintroduced in Pennsylvania, Gov. Tom Wolf announced on Wednesday that the commonwealth will significantly expand the opportunities for this promising agricultural crop in ...

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