Industrial Education

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

May 17, 2018 - 6:59am

RTE.ie

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

WKMS

Candidates for Tennessee Governor Talk Education, Rural Health Care, Workforce Development
WKMS
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
Nasdaq
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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Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Human Resources Officer - GlobeNewswire (press release)

May 16, 2018 - 4:33pm

Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Human Resources Officer
GlobeNewswire (press release)
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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Hemp, Inc. Recognized by Financial News Source TheStreet as Hemp Legalization Bill Gains Momentum - Yes! Weekly

May 16, 2018 - 3:46pm

Yes! Weekly

Hemp, Inc. Recognized by Financial News Source TheStreet as Hemp Legalization Bill Gains Momentum
Yes! Weekly
Per the agreement, Hemp, Inc. will provide consulting services in an effort to help HQ Global Education, Inc. expand into the hemp cannabidiol (CBD) industry, which is projected to be a billion-dollar market in just three years, according to a report ...

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EDUCATION AND EMPLOYABILITY - Daily Pioneer

May 16, 2018 - 2:45pm

Daily Pioneer

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYABILITY
Daily Pioneer
There is a need thus to identify the gap between academics and expectations of industry and society. To fill this gap, current education needs a major reform and up-gradation, integrating greater use of the information technology with the field of ...

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Former Angie's List COO Now Advocating For 'Best-Kept Secret' - Inside INdiana Business

May 16, 2018 - 1:54pm

Inside INdiana Business

Former Angie's List COO Now Advocating For 'Best-Kept Secret'
Inside INdiana Business
"We're seeing a level of innovation in terms of training programs, work-based learning and interactions between industry and education that we haven't seen historically that's being driven out by that," Howell said. "I also think it's leading to ...

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Mizzou cuts 12 graduate programs, announces new interdisciplinary college - STLtoday.com

May 16, 2018 - 1:36pm

STLtoday.com

Mizzou cuts 12 graduate programs, announces new interdisciplinary college
STLtoday.com
A number of graduate programs remain under review for potential changes, including history, public affairs, sociology, teaching, geological sciences, neuroscience, genetics, food sciences, industrial engineering, American law, personal finance planning ...

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Voters to consider school budget, pot shops, education fund - The Landmark

May 16, 2018 - 1:20pm

The Landmark

Voters to consider school budget, pot shops, education fund
The Landmark
Other topics ask voters to appropriate the remaining balance in the town's Infrastructure Investment Fund for the purpose of redeveloping 18 Industrial Drive, as previously authorized by an article from the November 2017 Special Town Meeting. The final ...

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Recognition night for Williamsburg schools - Iowa City Press Citizen

May 16, 2018 - 12:11pm

Iowa City Press Citizen

Recognition night for Williamsburg schools
Iowa City Press Citizen
Approving the Williamsburg High School class of 2018 and recognizing retiring personnel and those serving on the school board topped the Wednesday, May 9, meeting of the Williamsburg Board of Education. The board ... New hires: Sharon Mikesell for the ...

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Alpine School District delays vote for massive tax cut for mystery data center in Eagle Mountain - Daily Herald

May 16, 2018 - 9:03am

Daily Herald

Alpine School District delays vote for massive tax cut for mystery data center in Eagle Mountain
Daily Herald
The Alpine School District Board of Education decided Tuesday evening to postpone a vote on a potential massive tax break for a company that cannot be disclosed due to the district being placed under a confidentiality agreement. The vote on an ...

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SA principals urge radical rethink of industrial relations to improve teacher quality - Daily Telegraph

May 16, 2018 - 7:50am

Daily Telegraph

SA principals urge radical rethink of industrial relations to improve teacher quality
Daily Telegraph
A position paper from the SA Secondary Principals' Association also calls for more teaching vacancies to be advertised openly. The aim of that is to encourage movement of teachers and enable schools to rejuvenate their workforces. The paper outlines ...

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SA principals urge radical rethink of industrial relations to improve teacher quality - The Advertiser

May 16, 2018 - 7:50am

The Advertiser

SA principals urge radical rethink of industrial relations to improve teacher quality
The Advertiser
A position paper from the SA Secondary Principals' Association also calls for more teaching vacancies to be advertised openly. The aim of that is to encourage movement of teachers and enable schools to rejuvenate their workforces. The paper outlines ...

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Wages growth stuck at 2.1%, putting Coalition forecast in doubt - The Guardian

May 16, 2018 - 12:48am

The Guardian

Wages growth stuck at 2.1%, putting Coalition forecast in doubt
The Guardian
National wage growth was primarily driven by regular increases in the education and training and healthcare and social assistance industries. In the private sector, the public administration and safety industry recorded the lowest growth over the ...

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Asean experience for IR 4.0 - New Straits Times Online

May 15, 2018 - 11:16pm

New Straits Times Online

Asean experience for IR 4.0
New Straits Times Online
With every industrial revolution, there has been a requirement for a skill change, and higher education must prepare graduates to handle new technologies and embrace IR 4.0. According to Asean Socio-Cultural Community deputy secretary-general Vingthep ...

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New Orleans schools may deny state's costliest tax break - The Lens

May 15, 2018 - 10:15pm

The Lens

New Orleans schools may deny state's costliest tax break
The Lens
“I think the point here is there's a lot of needs in our education system,” from birth through high school, he said. The committee on Tuesday forwarded a proposal that would commit the board to reject all industrial tax exemption requests for the next ...

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Education is key to IR 4.0 success - New Straits Times Online

May 15, 2018 - 9:28pm

New Straits Times Online

Education is key to IR 4.0 success
New Straits Times Online
EDUCATION is an important asset for any country. It is for this reason that the former Barisan Nasional government allocated financial aid amounting to RM61.6 billion for the education sector in the 2018 Budget. We are entering the era of the Fourth ...

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Mansfield Board of Education approves new safety system - Richland Source

May 15, 2018 - 8:39pm

Richland Source

Mansfield Board of Education approves new safety system
Richland Source
The incident led him to create the smart Boot, a rectangular-shaped plate of 1/4 inch-thick cold-rolled industrial steel, which when planted into holes created in the floor underneath a classroom door can bear a total of 16,000 pounds per square inch ...

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