Industrial Education

Debate over sales tax heats up - Asheboro Courier Tribune

October 31, 2018 - 4:10pm

Asheboro Courier Tribune

Debate over sales tax heats up
Asheboro Courier Tribune
The institution at the time needed funds to renovate the former Klaussner Furniture Industries building on Industrial Park Avenue, Asheboro, for use as the Continuing Education Industrial Center (CEIC). The added sales tax helped fund that project and ...

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OPINION: Our View — Vote yes on Kirtland millage - Petoskey News-Review

October 31, 2018 - 2:57pm

Petoskey News-Review

OPINION: Our View — Vote yes on Kirtland millage
Petoskey News-Review
Simply put, while graduating high school and attending a large four-year institution right away works for many students, there are many other high-potential options out there. There are employers and industries in our own backyard looking to hire ...

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Social Justice in Education and the iPhone X - Education Week (blog)

October 31, 2018 - 1:23pm

Education Week (blog)

Social Justice in Education and the iPhone X
Education Week (blog)
These new models are borne from the frustration of our historic and current education system that was designed during the industrial age. The system was designed to address a singular set of outcomes (college entry) by controlling a finite set of ...

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Social Justice in Education and the iPhone X - Education Week (blog)

October 31, 2018 - 1:23pm

Education Week (blog)

Social Justice in Education and the iPhone X
Education Week (blog)
These new models are borne from the frustration of our historic and current education system that was designed during the industrial age. The system was designed to address a singular set of outcomes (college entry) by controlling a finite set of ...

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Ashley Furniture invests 3M dollars in local students - Winona Post

October 31, 2018 - 10:06am

Ashley Furniture invests 3M dollars in local students
Winona Post
Ashley Furniture Industries has partnered with the Arcadia, Blair-Taylor, Independence and Whitehall school districts to introduce a new custom-built Mobile Skills Laboratory (MSL) to provide local students with education in electronics, manufacturing ...

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Eleven teachers sent home after refusing to teach 'unruly pupils' - BBC News

October 31, 2018 - 9:46am

BBC News

Eleven teachers sent home after refusing to teach 'unruly pupils'
BBC News
A union has accused the city council of "bullying and intimidating" staff at Kaimes School in Liberton, a school for children with additional support needs. Eleven teachers have refused to give lessons to eight pupils following ... The council said it ...

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INTO decision on industrial action ballot for primary teachers to be made next week - Newstalk 106-108 fm

October 31, 2018 - 7:10am

Newstalk 106-108 fm

INTO decision on industrial action ballot for primary teachers to be made next week
Newstalk 106-108 fm
He explained: "They're committed to a ballot for industrial action moving forward. "I think it's fair to say the members who voted for this were aware [...] this was the path we were going down." Education Minister Joe Mc Hugh says he's disappointed by ...

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Exclusive - German firms should cut dependence on China, says top industry group - euronews

October 31, 2018 - 6:36am

euronews

Exclusive - German firms should cut dependence on China, says top industry group
euronews
BERLIN (Reuters) - German firms should cut their dependence on the Chinese market, a leading industry group says in a strategy paper that underscores rising concern over Beijing's state-driven economic model, according to a draft seen by Reuters.
German firms should cut dependence on China, says top industry groupNasdaq

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Three things our next governor must do for Illinois manufacturing - Crain's Chicago Business

October 31, 2018 - 6:24am

Crain's Chicago Business

Three things our next governor must do for Illinois manufacturing
Crain's Chicago Business
Manufacturers, with our networks of suppliers and service-providers, generate about four jobs in supporting industries for every manufacturing job created. This multiplier effect has an outsize impact on the economy, and we need modernized incentives ...

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Sandy Layman brings passion for education to the Legislature - Herald Review

October 31, 2018 - 6:11am

Sandy Layman brings passion for education to the Legislature
Herald Review
There are many reasons to support Sandy's candidacy, but, as former teachers, we especially appreciate Sandy's commitment to education over the years. In fact, her first job after moving to Grand Rapids 40 years ago was working at Forest Lake ...

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ProBility Media Corp. Improves Balance Sheet by Entering into Settlement Agreements to Eliminate Over $2 Million of ... - Associated Press (press release) (blog)

October 31, 2018 - 5:49am

ProBility Media Corp. Improves Balance Sheet by Entering into Settlement Agreements to Eliminate Over $2 Million of ...
Associated Press (press release) (blog)
(OTCQB : PBYA ), an education technology (EdTech) company offering immersive technologies, digital learning and compliance solutions for the industrial education and training markets, today announced that it has entered into a series of agreements with ...

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ProBility Media Corp. Improves Balance Sheet by Entering into Settlement Agreements to Eliminate Over $2 Million of ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

October 31, 2018 - 5:06am

ProBility Media Corp. Improves Balance Sheet by Entering into Settlement Agreements to Eliminate Over $2 Million of ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
HOUSTON, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire – ProBility Media Corp. (OTCQB : PBYA), an education technology (EdTech) company offering immersive technologies, digital learning and compliance solutions for the industrial education ...

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Schools cannot do it alone - Lethbridge Herald

October 31, 2018 - 3:41am

Schools cannot do it alone
Lethbridge Herald
32-35) lists the evolution of the ever-increasing educational mandate beginning in the early 20th century: – 1910-1930 – physical education, sewing, cooking, industrial and agricultural education. – 1940s – business education, art, music, speech and drama.

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Van Buren mayoral candidates point to qualifications for office - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog)

October 31, 2018 - 3:08am

Van Buren mayoral candidates point to qualifications for office
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (blog)
The two candidates for Van Buren mayor offer experience in government and experience in business as qualifications for the position. Max Blake, 57, sales manager for Industrial Precast Inc., which is co-owned by Blake Construction, faces Van Buren's ...

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Egypt, Siemens sign deal on industrial digitisation - Trade Arabia

October 31, 2018 - 2:37am

Trade Arabia

Egypt, Siemens sign deal on industrial digitisation
Trade Arabia
The Egyptian Government, represented by the Ministry of Trade and Industry and Ministry of Education and Technical Education, has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Siemens, to improve the competitiveness of Egyptian industry, ...

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'Reimagining education' to face 21st century challenges, says Princess Beatrice of York - The Nation

October 31, 2018 - 1:25am

The Nation

'Reimagining education' to face 21st century challenges, says Princess Beatrice of York
The Nation
A myriad of challenges still stifles in providing inclusive and quality education for the growing student population, which educationists need to address quickly, in order to drive the country from an agrarian society to an industrial economy. Cambodia ...

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NYVR Expo Showcases Value of VR in the Industrial World - ThomasNet News

October 30, 2018 - 11:30pm

ThomasNet News

NYVR Expo Showcases Value of VR in the Industrial World
ThomasNet News
While most of the booths were dedicated to entertainment purposes, the expo did feature an assortment of companies pioneering the use of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) tech in the industrial and manufacturing spheres. Learning and ...

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NYVR Expo Showcases Value of VR in the Industrial World - ThomasNet News

October 30, 2018 - 11:30pm

ThomasNet News

NYVR Expo Showcases Value of VR in the Industrial World
ThomasNet News
While most of the booths were dedicated to entertainment purposes, the expo did feature an assortment of companies pioneering the use of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) tech in the industrial and manufacturing spheres. Learning and ...

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'Reimagining education' to face 21st century challenges, says Princess Beatrice of York - The Phnom Penh Post

October 30, 2018 - 11:23pm

The Phnom Penh Post

'Reimagining education' to face 21st century challenges, says Princess Beatrice of York
The Phnom Penh Post
A myriad of challenges still stifle in providing inclusive and quality education for the growing student population, which educationists need to address quickly, in order to drive the country from an agrarian society to an industrial economy. Cambodia ...

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Upsetting The Apple Cart: Tax-Based Industrial Policies In Ireland And Europe - Social Europe

October 30, 2018 - 11:00pm

Social Europe

Upsetting The Apple Cart: Tax-Based Industrial Policies In Ireland And Europe
Social Europe
Arguably, they come to Ireland because we have highly skilled workers, a good education system, political stability, and EU membership/proximity. Being within the EU means that goods and services, capital, and labour can flow freely, in particular ...

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