Industrial Education

ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution - Xinhua

September 12, 2018 - 12:31pm

Viet Nam News

ASEAN leaders agree to tap 4th Industrial Revolution
Xinhua
To tap great potential of the Fourth industrial revolution and minimize its potential negative impact, the Cambodian prime minister proposed ASEAN countries enhance quality of education and training, sharpen skills of laborers and entrepreneurs, seek ...
PM Lee upbeat on Asean's ability to ride 'fourth wave'The Straits Times
ASEAN leaders affirm deeper integration key to growth in Industry 4.0-eraViet Nam News

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Education in the Age of Automation - Project Syndicate

September 12, 2018 - 11:43am

Project Syndicate

Education in the Age of Automation
Project Syndicate
In South Korea, which has the world's highest density of industrial robots – 631 per 10,000 workers – manufacturing employment is declining, and youth unemployment is high. In the United States, the increased use of robots has, according to a 2017 ...

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Executive Spotlight Q&A: David Helveston - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

September 12, 2018 - 11:38am

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Executive Spotlight Q&A: David Helveston
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
To be an effective voice for the construction industry, we need to meet our audience where they are. Whether that's engaging on Facebook, Twitter or the latest app, we're determined to reach our current and prospective members, policymakers, high ...

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Voters approve Dike-NH, NICC levies by wide margin - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

September 12, 2018 - 11:13am

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Voters approve Dike-NH, NICC levies by wide margin
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
... college has built a new industrial technologies building on the Peosta campus, a new student center at the Calmar campus and renovations and updates at both. With the renewal, officials say they're looking to continue updates in educational ...

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A Model for the Future of Education, and the Tech Shaping It - Singularity Hub

September 12, 2018 - 11:02am

Singularity Hub

A Model for the Future of Education, and the Tech Shaping It
Singularity Hub
Imagination, Coloring inside the Lines: Probably of greatest concern to me is the factory-worker, industrial-era origin of today's schools. Programs are so structured with rote memorization that it squashes the originality from most children. I'm ...

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The Industrial IoT Conference Announces an Unparalleled Conference Program with Certification - IoT Evolution World (blog)

September 12, 2018 - 10:58am

IoT Evolution World (blog)

The Industrial IoT Conference Announces an Unparalleled Conference Program with Certification
IoT Evolution World (blog)
Through education, industry news, live events and social influence, global buyers rely on TMC's content-driven marketplaces to make purchase decisions and navigate markets. As a result, leading technology vendors turn to TMC for unparalleled branding, ...

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Greece Board of Education votes down tax breaks for mall - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

September 12, 2018 - 7:53am

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Greece Board of Education votes down tax breaks for mall
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The change would have amended a 2012 deal between Wilmorite and the County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency (now called Imagine Monroe) that froze the assessed value of the mall and associated properties at $91 million over 25 years.

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Senator visits Impact Institute - KPCnews.com

September 12, 2018 - 12:12am

KPCnews.com

Senator visits Impact Institute
KPCnews.com
KENDALLVILLE — The United States could use more vocational training programs such as Impact Institute and needs to continue to send the message that industrial jobs can make good careers, Sen. Todd Young said during a visit to Kendallville Tuesday.

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Senator visits Impact Institute - KPCnews.com

September 12, 2018 - 12:12am

KPCnews.com

Senator visits Impact Institute
KPCnews.com
KENDALLVILLE — The United States could use more vocational training programs such as Impact Institute and needs to continue to send the message that industrial jobs can make good careers, Sen. Todd Young said during a visit to Kendallville Tuesday.

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Sen. Todd Young visits Impact Institute - KPCnews.com

September 12, 2018 - 12:12am

KPCnews.com

Sen. Todd Young visits Impact Institute
KPCnews.com
Helping training programs like Impact Institute grow will require resources and Young foresees the private sector — local industries that could benefit from a better workforce — pairing with public sources such as the federal government, state and ...

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Free training courses at Government Industrial Training Institute for Women at Guindy - Times of India

September 11, 2018 - 11:50pm

Times of India

Free training courses at Government Industrial Training Institute for Women at Guindy
Times of India
CHENNAI: The Government Industrial Training Institute for Women at Guindy has called for applications from eligible students for free training courses in seven different subjects including stenography, instrument mechanic and fashion designing ...

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Teachers begin industrial action in support of pay, workload claim - The Mercury

September 11, 2018 - 10:02pm

The Mercury

Teachers begin industrial action in support of pay, workload claim
The Mercury
TEACHERS in the Tasmanian public school system will begin industrial action next week in support of their campaign for better pay and conditions, the Australian Education Union says. Teachers will walk off the job at the end of the school day on ...

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Sen. Durbin visits Hampshire High School welding class - Northwest Herald

September 11, 2018 - 7:18pm

Northwest Herald

Sen. Durbin visits Hampshire High School welding class
Northwest Herald
Durbin also visited machinery and automotive classrooms at the school, which instructors said have growing interest. The industrial education program at Hampshire includes career and technical education courses that cover welding, automatic technology, ...

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'Pretty ridiculous': Nine hours a day, five days a week, just to cover the rent - The Sydney Morning Herald

September 11, 2018 - 6:31pm

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Pretty ridiculous': Nine hours a day, five days a week, just to cover the rent
The Sydney Morning Herald
After seven years working in early childhood education, Gwen Alwood still only earns enough to pay her rent in the Sydney suburb of Rockdale with about $100 to spare each fortnight. "My wage only covers rent and that is pretty ridiculous. I work nine ...

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Question candidates about education and workforce training - Jackson Sun

September 11, 2018 - 5:56pm

Jackson Sun

Question candidates about education and workforce training
Jackson Sun
At the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry, we recognize how important it is for our state's workforce to be well trained, and for K-12 education to produce strong graduates. That is a top priority for companies that look at Tennessee as a place ...

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Human-Technology Symbiosis in Manufacturing: Changing the Discussion About Automation and Workforce - Forbes

September 11, 2018 - 4:18pm

Forbes

Human-Technology Symbiosis in Manufacturing: Changing the Discussion About Automation and Workforce
Forbes
It also means that if your friction reduces to zero, and you start adding more power with data analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning and other Industry 4.0 technologies, then you will make the most of your manufacturing operations ...

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Apprenticeship program working to improve the future of Oregon's workforce - Portland Business Journal

September 11, 2018 - 4:05pm

Portland Business Journal

Apprenticeship program working to improve the future of Oregon's workforce
Portland Business Journal
This led her to introduce the “Future Ready Oregon” initiative, which will fund hands-on learning in public schools for many industries, including manufacturing, and lowers barriers for starting a construction business. Madden Industrial Craftsmen is ...

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An Unlikely Alliance: Here's What Can Happen If Teachers Unions Embrace Charter Schools - Forbes

September 11, 2018 - 1:40pm

Forbes

An Unlikely Alliance: Here's What Can Happen If Teachers Unions Embrace Charter Schools
Forbes
Having come across the work of University of Massachusetts's professor Ray Budde, Shanker grew interested in a new structure for public education– one in which school boards would enter directly into contracts, known as “charters,” with the teachers at ...

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Yanmar, ABYC partner in training opportunities - Boating Industry

September 11, 2018 - 11:48am

Boating Industry

Yanmar, ABYC partner in training opportunities
Boating Industry
“ABYC is a long-standing organization with high standards for safety and training in the boating industry,” said Tim Miller YANMAR America senior manager of learning & development. “Our Academy is proud to support their technician network by offering ...

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Greene County High School Sign A Joke - Greeneville Sun

September 11, 2018 - 10:38am

Greeneville Sun

Greene County High School Sign A Joke
Greeneville Sun
Greene County is currently utilizing funds from a site development fund near the Hardin Industrial Complex on Baileyton Road. A rumor that the construction site would be the site of a new, consolidated high school — which the Greene County Commission ...

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