Industrial Education

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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UPDATE 1-Mexico's industrial output inches up in July - Reuters

September 11, 2018 - 9:53am

UPDATE 1-Mexico's industrial output inches up in July
Reuters
(Adds details from statistics agency) MEXICO CITY, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Mexico's industrial output inched up slightly in July from the previous month as manufacturing and utilities strengthened, the national statistics agency said on Tuesday. Industrial ...

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South Africa and the fourth industrial revolution - Inside Education

September 11, 2018 - 9:19am

Inside Education

South Africa and the fourth industrial revolution
Inside Education
Habib indicated that Wits is embracing the Fourth Industrial Revolution and infusing technology through all aspects of University life, including teaching, research and learning. “We have invested R500 million in an ICT upgrade, adopted a new cutting ...

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The People's XR Conference - Forbes

September 11, 2018 - 9:02am

Forbes

The People's XR Conference
Forbes
September 21st and 22nd the people's XR conference, the VR/AR Global Summit, hosted by the VR/AR Association (VRARA) returns to Vancouver. The summit will bring together the XR industry from around the globe to discuss topics including education, ...

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CIMdata and the Institute for Process Excellence (IpX) Announce Strategic Partnership - PR Newswire (press release)

September 11, 2018 - 8:37am

CIMdata and the Institute for Process Excellence (IpX) Announce Strategic Partnership
PR Newswire (press release)
To achieve successful transformation businesses must invest in world-class education, services, and industry platforms that reshape legacy business processes and systems. The backbone of the industrial future consists of a proper network with people, ...

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Charter Board vote allows Eddie Farnsworth, school operator and lawmaker, to make millions - AZCentral.com

September 11, 2018 - 7:53am

AZCentral.com

Charter Board vote allows Eddie Farnsworth, school operator and lawmaker, to make millions
AZCentral.com
East Valley charter-school owner and state lawmaker Eddie Farnsworth is poised for a payday of up to $30 million after the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools approved the transfer of his for-profit charter-school chain to a newly formed non-profit ...

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Revolution Lighting Technologies Named Recipient of 2018 Marcum Tech Top 40 Award - Markets Insider

September 11, 2018 - 7:36am

Revolution Lighting Technologies Named Recipient of 2018 Marcum Tech Top 40 Award
Markets Insider
We are a trusted partner to our clients throughout markets including commercial, industrial, education, healthcare, maritime, defense, and multi-family housing both nationwide and within the state of Connecticut, where it is an honor to be recognized ...

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Revolution Lighting Technologies Named Recipient of 2018 Marcum Tech Top 40 Award - Nasdaq

September 11, 2018 - 7:32am

Revolution Lighting Technologies Named Recipient of 2018 Marcum Tech Top 40 Award
Nasdaq
We are a trusted partner to our clients throughout markets including commercial, industrial, education, healthcare, maritime, defense, and multi-family housing both nationwide and within the state of Connecticut, where it is an honor to be recognized ...

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SBHS teaching students a lesson with no bell system - WCAX

September 11, 2018 - 7:28am

WCAX

SBHS teaching students a lesson with no bell system
WCAX
Bells started out as a way to let students know it was time to start school and they remained in the schools to keep students and teachers on time during class changes. "It was a little bit of a holdover of a purely industrial model of education ...

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Teaching union EIS set to reject latest pay offer - BBC News

September 11, 2018 - 6:02am

BBC News

Teaching union EIS set to reject latest pay offer
BBC News
In a statement. the EIS said: "We will continue to negotiate in good faith with both Cosla and the Scottish government. We must be preparing, also, for the likelihood of a ballot during this session and the possibility of industrial action." The union ...

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Priming pupils for the digital revolution - Independent Online

September 11, 2018 - 5:11am

Independent Online

Priming pupils for the digital revolution
Independent Online
The advent of the Fourth Industrial Revolution has led to the expansion of the definition of “literacy” beyond just reading and writing. Educational institutions are expected to meet learners' needs through the integration of 21st-century skills - the ...

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