Electricity/Electronics

Paterson Board of Education buying new fire systems for five city schools - NorthJersey.com

April 13, 2018 - 3:01pm

NorthJersey.com

Paterson Board of Education buying new fire systems for five city schools
NorthJersey.com
PATERSON — City education officials are spending $251,839 in an emergency purchase of new fire alarms for four Paterson schools and smoke detectors for a fifth. Officials said the alarm systems at School 7, Panther Academy, the Early Learning Center ...

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Crestron Masters Draws 900+ for Education, Certification - CEPro

April 13, 2018 - 2:10pm

Crestron Masters Draws 900+ for Education, Certification
CEPro
Indeed, more than 900 of those Crestron devotees—many of them donning shirts and other regalia touting their certification status— gathered this week for the 16th annual Crestron Masters, a three-day education and certification event held at Mohegan ...

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Education and youth employment - New Vision

April 13, 2018 - 9:06am

New Vision

Education and youth employment
New Vision
There should have been more focus on what we call psycho-motor education and training which focus on imparting highly competitive skills to learners and trainees. The country that has excelled in this is China whose education system is premised on duo ...

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Mouser – Sponsorship for inspiration and recognition of science and technology competition - Electropages (blog)

April 13, 2018 - 4:15am

Electropages (blog)

Mouser – Sponsorship for inspiration and recognition of science and technology competition
Electropages (blog)
For many years, the company has been a major supporter of FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology). The company sponsors these competitions at the local, regional and international levels and also donates electronic components ...

Nine Santa Maria Valley students awarded laptops, printers at annual Business Appreciation Luncheon - Lompoc Record

April 12, 2018 - 10:50pm

Lompoc Record

Nine Santa Maria Valley students awarded laptops, printers at annual Business Appreciation Luncheon
Lompoc Record
Nine Santa Maria Valley students were awarded laptop computers and printers Thursday afternoon at the Business Appreciation Luncheon, an annual event which was created to celebrate the partnerships between the business community and public schools ...

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Nine Santa Maria Valley students awarded laptops, printers at annual Business Appreciation Luncheon - Santa Maria Times

April 12, 2018 - 10:33pm

Santa Maria Times

Nine Santa Maria Valley students awarded laptops, printers at annual Business Appreciation Luncheon
Santa Maria Times
“The Computer Connections program was developed to answer a need that was recognized in the community as technology became more and more an integrated part of our student's school day,” said Debra Hood, the North County liaison for the Santa Barbara ...

Salish Kootenai College developmental leadership program concludes - Char-Koosta News

April 12, 2018 - 5:55pm

Salish Kootenai College developmental leadership program concludes
Char-Koosta News
Boham said funding has become a rising challenge for all higher education facilities. “Colleges almost need to be managed like a business to operate,” she said. “Aside from hiring tremendous grant writers, we've started partnering with employers to ...

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$100K Google grant to fund King County Library System's first regional makerspace - GeekWire

April 12, 2018 - 3:08pm

GeekWire

$100K Google grant to fund King County Library System's first regional makerspace
GeekWire
In addition to both in-library makerspaces, the KCLS Foundation says the Google grant will allow expansion of mobile services to deliver ideaX STEAM education programs across King County to under-served youth. The ideaX program has six “modules” for ...

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One Way to Fight Digital Distraction - The Chronicle of Higher Education

April 12, 2018 - 12:00pm

One Way to Fight Digital Distraction
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Welcome to Teaching, a weekly newsletter from The Chronicle of Higher Education. This week, Beckie considers professors' efforts to inspire contemplation among digitally-distracted students and flags a new initiative to encourage science professors to ...

The educational robot market is expected to reach USD 1689.2 million by 2023 from USD 778.6 million in 2018, at a ... - PR Newswire (press release)

April 12, 2018 - 10:46am

The educational robot market is expected to reach USD 1689.2 million by 2023 from USD 778.6 million in 2018, at a ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Government initiatives for education and technological advancement hold opportunities for educational robot market in this region.Due to increasing use of robots for educational purposes and technological advancements in the field of robotics, the ...

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ARRL 2018 Teachers Institute on Wireless Technology Application Deadline is May 1 - ARRL

April 12, 2018 - 10:38am

ARRL

ARRL 2018 Teachers Institute on Wireless Technology Application Deadline is May 1
ARRL
As part of its educational outreach to schools through the Education & Technology Program, ARRL will offer three summer sessions of the 2018 Teachers Institute (TI) on Wireless Technology — an expenses-paid professional development seminar. The ...

Horizons hosts electronic waste recycling drive - Mountain Mail Newspaper

April 12, 2018 - 10:19am

Horizons hosts electronic waste recycling drive
Mountain Mail Newspaper
Horizons Exploratory Academy, 310 E. Ninth St., will host its second electronic waste recycling drive April 16-19 and April 21 at the school. The drive aims to “support HEA students' education and help the community purge old and unused electronics at ...

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Kentucky school wins $150K for device that picks up needles - Education Week

April 12, 2018 - 7:22am

Kentucky school wins $150K for device that picks up needles
Education Week
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky middle school has won a nationwide competition for creating a device that can safely pick up used needles and other drug paraphernalia. News outlets report Ashland Middle School won $150,000 Wednesday from Samsung. The ...

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Piper computer kit teaches electronics and coding through Minecraft ... - eeNews Europe

April 12, 2018 - 4:30am

eeNews Europe

Piper computer kit teaches electronics and coding through Minecraft ...
eeNews Europe
Consumer website forthings.io is offering a new kit to encourage kids to start building electronics and to learn to code. The Piper Computer Kit is a fun and educational kit that introduces young people to electronics through the ever-popular Minecraft ...

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BITSAT 2018 Admit Card released; check and download here at bitsadmission.com - Times of India

April 12, 2018 - 2:51am

Times of India

BITSAT 2018 Admit Card released; check and download here at bitsadmission.com
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani) has released BITSAT 2018 Admit Card today on its official website: bitsadmission.com. The candidates can download their Admit Cards from April 12 to May 10, 2018. The BITSAT ...

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New education center on Erie history center's to-do list - GoErie.com

April 12, 2018 - 2:19am

GoErie.com

New education center on Erie history center's to-do list
GoErie.com
The remainder of the first floor will house an education office and exhibit rooms honoring Wood, Morrison and the canal. The second floor will house a classroom theater, two smaller classrooms and an area for electronics. "We'll be able to handle all ...

Kentucky school wins $150K for device that picks up needles - WTOP

April 11, 2018 - 11:49pm

Kentucky school wins $150K for device that picks up needles
WTOP
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky middle school has won a nationwide competition for creating a device that can safely pick up used needles and other drug paraphernalia. News outlets report Ashland Middle School won $150,000 Wednesday from Samsung. The ...

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INL breaks ground on new research and development facilities - East Idaho News

April 11, 2018 - 8:23pm

East Idaho News

INL breaks ground on new research and development facilities
East Idaho News
IDAHO FALLS — Idaho National Laboratory in conjunction with the Idaho State Board of Education broke ground on two new research facilities Wednesday. Elected officials and INL administrators were excited to announce the Cybercore Integration Center ...
INL breaks ground on two research facilitiesLocalNews8.com
Groundbreaking held for new INL buildings in IFPost Register

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CMS budget plan: Bulletproof doors, local teacher raises and $40M hike from the county - Charlotte Observer

April 11, 2018 - 7:43pm

Charlotte Observer

CMS budget plan: Bulletproof doors, local teacher raises and $40M hike from the county
Charlotte Observer
The next step for Wilcox, who became superintendent in July, is to see whether he can get support from the school board, the community — and ultimately the county commissioners who control the checkbook. "I think it reflects what we actually need and ...

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CMS budget plan: Bulletproof doors, local teacher raises and $40M hike from the county - Charlotte Observer

April 11, 2018 - 7:41pm

Charlotte Observer

CMS budget plan: Bulletproof doors, local teacher raises and $40M hike from the county
Charlotte Observer
The next step for Wilcox, who became superintendent in July, is to see whether he can get support from the school board, the community — and ultimately the county commissioners who control the checkbook. "I think it reflects what we actually need and ...

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