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PHILLIPS' 3D-Printing classes open career paths for special needs students - Fairfaxtimes.com

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Fairfaxtimes.com

PHILLIPS' 3D-Printing classes open career paths for special needs students
Fairfaxtimes.com
... including: Special Education Day Schools in Annandale, Fairfax, and Laurel, Md. PHILLIPS Family Partners offering home- and community-based counseling and support; and PHILLIPS Building Futures, an onsite building trades youth training program in ...

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Here's a nonprofit that is a pro at Building Goodness - Staunton News Leader

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Staunton News Leader

Here's a nonprofit that is a pro at Building Goodness
Staunton News Leader
Unlike Habitat for Humanity, volunteers step up primarily from the construction industry — they are paid to do trades work during the week and offer their skills and knowledge free on weekends for good causes. Habitat focuses on creating new housing ...

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A Vision Granted - Yankton Daily Press

April 27, 2017 - 11:09pm

Yankton Daily Press

A Vision Granted
Yankton Daily Press
While there isn't a space crunch for traditional classrooms at the high school building, the trades courses require much more square footage, all while providing expanded opportunities for students. "The good news is, our CTE classes have exploded ...

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2017 NFL Draft: LIVE updates, latest rumors, trades and buzz - WDIV Detroit

April 27, 2017 - 4:49pm

2017 NFL Draft: LIVE updates, latest rumors, trades and buzz
WDIV Detroit
2017 NFL Draft: LIVE updates, latest rumors, trades and buzz. Live 2017 NFL Draft updates. By Ken Haddad , Associated Press. Posted: 4:45 ..... Like he did at Temple, Rhule he wants every kid that comes to Baylor to want to get an education, win ...

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GL Tech hopefuls interview for top job - Lowell Sun

April 27, 2017 - 6:40am

GL Tech hopefuls interview for top job
Lowell Sun
Arsenault, who also stressed the importance of being a financial planner, added that she's been in education for the past 28 years -- having taught at the elementary, middle and college level, along with having 16 years of service as an administrator ...

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Snyder urges private sector to take lead on building K-12 talent ... - Crain's Detroit Business

April 26, 2017 - 4:50pm

Crain's Detroit Business

Snyder urges private sector to take lead on building K-12 talent ...
Crain's Detroit Business
That "convergence," as Gov. Rick Snyder called it, could start simply by asking subject-matter experts from the private sector to visit K-12 classrooms to co-teach ...

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Nevada Builders Alliance receives Outstanding Community ... - Northern Nevada Business Weekly

April 26, 2017 - 4:00pm

Northern Nevada Business Weekly

Nevada Builders Alliance receives Outstanding Community ...
Northern Nevada Business Weekly
Nevada Builders Alliance has been chosen to receive one of three Outstanding Community Partnership Awards for 2016-17 by Washoe County School District's ...

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Colorado Industry Leaders Launch Home Building Academy ... - Builder Magazine

April 26, 2017 - 2:30pm

Builder Magazine

Colorado Industry Leaders Launch Home Building Academy ...
Builder Magazine
Led by Oakwood Homes, the school serves under-employed and unemployed adults, veterans, and youth.

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Colorado Industry Leaders Launch Homebuilding Academy - Builder Magazine

April 26, 2017 - 2:30pm

Builder Magazine

Colorado Industry Leaders Launch Homebuilding Academy
Builder Magazine
Designed by construction and education industry leaders, the Colorado Homebuilding Academy is dedicated to advancing home building opportunities for businesses, workers, job seekers, and students. It puts the best practices of existing industry ...

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Goodwill Welcomes New Board Members | Benzinga - Benzinga

April 26, 2017 - 2:13pm

PR Web

Goodwill Welcomes New Board Members | Benzinga
Benzinga
Five new board members have been added to the Horizon Goodwill roster. Hagerstown, MD (PRWEB) April 26, 2017 Horizon Goodwill is pleased to announce ...
Goodwill Welcomes New Board Members - PR WebPR Web (press release)

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McPherson School District names secondary education director - McPherson Sentinel

April 26, 2017 - 11:31am

McPherson School District names secondary education director
McPherson Sentinel
The board approved a pilot plan to establish summer internships for McPherson High Schools students in building trades. Three students will be chosen from junior or senior applicants to work on and learn from the art room construction project at ...

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Corvallis School Board Position #7 Candidate Q&As - Corvallis Gazette Times

April 26, 2017 - 10:56am

Corvallis Gazette Times

Corvallis School Board Position #7 Candidate Q&As
Corvallis Gazette Times
A: I am running because I believe public education is essential to our democracy and should be an equalizer that opens up opportunities for children from all backgrounds and abilities. I am the product of a fabulous public education, ... Q: Corvallis ...

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NAHB Amps Up Industry Recruitment Efforts - Builder Magazine

April 26, 2017 - 10:38am

Builder Magazine

NAHB Amps Up Industry Recruitment Efforts
Builder Magazine
It is part of the National Housing Endowment, NAHB's philanthropic arm that helps develop more effective approaches to home building and strengthens education and training opportunities in residential construction. In addition, NAHB CEO Jerry Howard ...

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In the Age of Trump, Can Labor Unite? - In These Times - In These Times

April 26, 2017 - 9:17am

In These Times

In the Age of Trump, Can Labor Unite? - In These Times
In These Times
Unions are organizing their members around an explicitly progressive analysis, hoping to unlock the power of workers to help lead the resistance.

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County launches unique concept with veterans transition home - Sturgis Journal

April 26, 2017 - 6:42am

Sturgis Journal

County launches unique concept with veterans transition home
Sturgis Journal
“So building trades kids potentially could be building our veterans a new home,” Summey said. During their time in the transition house, residents also can learn about health care benefits, education benefits, employment, quality of life issues and ...

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John Kasich's budget plan gets a legislative makeover: Ohio Politics Roundup - cleveland.com

April 26, 2017 - 6:20am

cleveland.com

John Kasich's budget plan gets a legislative makeover: Ohio Politics Roundup
cleveland.com
The list also includes measures to allow boozy ice cream, require drug prevention education in driver's ed, and revise mileage reimbursement for state lawmakers. Here's lookin' at you, Josh: One amendment added to the budget seems aimed at Treasurer ...

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Belton ISD may buy more property for new high school - The Killeen Daily Herald

April 26, 2017 - 5:36am

The Killeen Daily Herald

Belton ISD may buy more property for new high school
The Killeen Daily Herald
“For example, this year at Belton High School, we've added an outdoor workspace for construction trades and are building an automotive technology shop. While the new high school is being designed with our current programs in mind, future programs may ...

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A sober memory and a look toward the future - South Platte Sentinel

April 25, 2017 - 11:40pm

South Platte Sentinel

A sober memory and a look toward the future
South Platte Sentinel
I also heard of students who narrowly missed the incident, leaving the building through one door as the two teens entered through another. It has clearly changed society. Schools no longer assume a person ... While the potential is there, and the ...

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Commission seeks partnership - Greenvilleadvocate

April 25, 2017 - 3:08pm

Greenvilleadvocate

Commission seeks partnership
Greenvilleadvocate
Crenshaw County Board of Education members said they need more information on a proposal by county commissioners to lease a board-owned facility, using it to start a vocational program. Two of the five county commissioners ... Technology-based programs ...

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TWC grants Blinn $195,000 for new plumbing, carpentry programs ... - Bryan-College Station Eagle

April 25, 2017 - 12:58pm

Bryan-College Station Eagle

TWC grants Blinn $195,000 for new plumbing, carpentry programs ...
Bryan-College Station Eagle
A $195000 grant from the Texas Workforce Commission that was announced Monday will help establish plumbing and carpentry programs that are planned to ...
Blinn College Gets State Grant For Brazos County Campuses - WTAWWTAW

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