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Vocational Programs Likely To Expand In Florida, No Matter Who's In The Governor's Mansion Next - WJCT NEWS

September 21, 2018 - 4:52pm

WJCT NEWS

Vocational Programs Likely To Expand In Florida, No Matter Who's In The Governor's Mansion Next
WJCT NEWS
Gubernatorial candidates from both parties this week debuted their education platforms to Florida voters. Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum stand ideologically opposed on ... “We're not just looking at people that can use their hands ...
New racial controversy batters DeSantisPolitico

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Vocational Programs Likely To Expand In Florida, No Matter Who's In The Governor's Mansion Next - WFSU

September 21, 2018 - 4:50pm

WFSU

Vocational Programs Likely To Expand In Florida, No Matter Who's In The Governor's Mansion Next
WFSU
Gubernatorial candidates from both parties this week debuted their education platforms to Florida voters. Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum stand ideologically opposed on ... “We're not just looking at people that can use their hands ...
New racial controversy batters DeSantisPolitico

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School board OKs $6.3 million in building project bids - Petoskey News-Review

September 21, 2018 - 3:00pm

Petoskey News-Review

School board OKs $6.3 million in building project bids
Petoskey News-Review
... $1.06 million for electrical by Shoreline Power Services Inc. of Williamsburg and $667,000 for general trades as bidded by Hallmark Construction of Traverse City. Reith-Riley Construction Construction Company, Inc. of Charlevoix was awarded the ...

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How Chicago schools are using cool classes like aviation and game design to repopulate neighborhood schools - Chalkbeat Colorado

September 21, 2018 - 10:51am

Chalkbeat Colorado

How Chicago schools are using cool classes like aviation and game design to repopulate neighborhood schools
Chalkbeat Colorado
Some of those programs focus on traditional vocational education, such as the building trades program at Prosser High in Belmont Cragin that Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced this month would be funded with a $12 million investment. Others like those at ...

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Versatex Opens In-House Training Center for Best Practices in PVC Millwork - Builder Magazine

September 21, 2018 - 8:12am

Builder Magazine

Versatex Opens In-House Training Center for Best Practices in PVC Millwork
Builder Magazine
“We believe in contributing to the growth of the building-products industry through education and innovation. So we engineer bridges across knowledge gaps, helping builders and contractors discover how our products and programs can reduce field labor ...

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Only in Elkhart: RV industry partnering with high school to train next generation of workers - Indianapolis Star

September 21, 2018 - 6:01am

Indianapolis Star

Only in Elkhart: RV industry partnering with high school to train next generation of workers
Indianapolis Star
"We want to make sure a student has their high school diploma plus something," said Caryl Auslander, vice president of education and workforce development policy for the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, "Because just having a high school diplomas isn't ...

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ZBA recommends proposed training center for low-income women - Bloomington Pantagraph

September 20, 2018 - 6:05am

Bloomington Pantagraph

ZBA recommends proposed training center for low-income women
Bloomington Pantagraph
... gain basic skills and education they would need to participate in other training programs such as certification and job retraining at Heartland Community College, building-trades apprenticeships, and programs offered through Mid Central Community ...

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Voya Financial honors T.H. teacher with $2,000 grant for innovative ... - Terre Haute Tribune Star

September 20, 2018 - 12:26am

Voya Financial honors T.H. teacher with $2,000 grant for innovative ...
Terre Haute Tribune Star
Since 1996, the Voya Unsung Heroes initiative has awarded more than $5 million to help the nation's educators fund creative teaching ideasVoya Financial, Inc., ...

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How schools are revolutionizing vocational training - Southwest Virginia Today

September 19, 2018 - 10:37pm

Southwest Virginia Today

How schools are revolutionizing vocational training
Southwest Virginia Today
Canan Large, a senior at Abingdon High School, has been in the building trades program for two years, after taking carpentry when he was in ninth grade. The Career and Technical Education Center has helped to point him in the right direction for his ...

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Retirees encouraged to pass on their trade skills to local students - Clark Fork Valley Press

September 19, 2018 - 12:46pm

Clark Fork Valley Press

Retirees encouraged to pass on their trade skills to local students
Clark Fork Valley Press
He has also been in touch with the Career and Technical Education Division of the Office of Public Instruction about having their building trades representative come down and do some safety classes and other trainings with the team Steele puts together.

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DESCCO Design & Construction hosts Sporting Clays Classic to benefit Trade Scholarship - bctv.org

September 19, 2018 - 6:22am

bctv.org

DESCCO Design & Construction hosts Sporting Clays Classic to benefit Trade Scholarship
bctv.org
The scholarship has been established in memory of Dwight E. Stoltzfus, founder of DESCCO Design & Construction, Inc. Dwight believed that education was essential to keeping a high standard of quality and excellence in the building trades. The purpose ...

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Beshear to speak at 'Remember in November' rally - messenger-inquirer

September 19, 2018 - 1:56am

messenger-inquirer

Beshear to speak at 'Remember in November' rally
messenger-inquirer
The event is sponsored by the Kentucky Pipe Trades Association, Owensboro Building and Construction Trades Council and the Owensboro AFL-CIO. The Daviess County chapter of the Kentucky Education Association is also taking part in the event. Danielle ...

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How educational partnerships are helping build the next workforce in Gainesville, Hall County - Gainesville Times

September 18, 2018 - 9:04pm

Gainesville Times

How educational partnerships are helping build the next workforce in Gainesville, Hall County
Gainesville Times
“Perhaps it's that we're still riding a horse that our great-great-grandparents rode that just doesn't get the job done any longer,” he told attendees during a forum hosted by the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education at the University of ...

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Beshear to speak at "Remember in November" rally Saturday at Convention Center - messenger-inquirer

September 18, 2018 - 7:16pm

messenger-inquirer

Beshear to speak at "Remember in November" rally Saturday at Convention Center
messenger-inquirer
In 2017, legislators passed a bill repealing the state's prevailing wage law, which required that salaries for construction workers on public projects be based on salaries in the community. Also in 2017, the GOP-led House and Senate passed a bill ...

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Education Agency endorses construction job training curriculum - Vermont Biz

September 18, 2018 - 10:09am

Vermont Biz

Education Agency endorses construction job training curriculum
Vermont Biz
The endorsement of this curriculum is the result of several years of work, led by the Agency of Education, and conducted in partnership with the CTE center construction trades teachers and CTE center directors. The River Valley Technical Center in ...

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9000 students register for MI CareerQuest Southeast, region's largest-ever career fair - The Oakland Press

September 17, 2018 - 12:31pm

The Oakland Press

9000 students register for MI CareerQuest Southeast, region's largest-ever career fair
The Oakland Press
Other sponsors include Oakland Community College, Automation Alley, Beaumont Health, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, DTE Energy, Consumers Energy, Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council as well as Management and Unions ...

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9000 students register for MICareerQuest Southeast, region's largest-ever career fair - The Oakland Press

September 17, 2018 - 9:57am

The Oakland Press

9000 students register for MICareerQuest Southeast, region's largest-ever career fair
The Oakland Press
Other sponsors include Oakland Community College, Automation Alley, Beaumont Health, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, DTE Energy, Consumers Energy, Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council as well as Management and Unions ...

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YHS's Newest Home - Yankton Daily Press

September 16, 2018 - 11:05pm

Yankton Daily Press

YHS's Newest Home
Yankton Daily Press
So far, the Career & Manufacturing Technical Education Academy's (or RTEC) newest building is functioning exactly as it should. The pre-engineered metal building located behind the facility has been used since the beginning of the year, but its main ...

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Springboro teacher trades classroom for active duty again - MyDaytonDailyNews

September 16, 2018 - 1:07pm

MyDaytonDailyNews

Springboro teacher trades classroom for active duty again
MyDaytonDailyNews
A Springboro teacher will be leaving his local students to train soldiers deploying overseas as part of his service with the U.S. Army Reserve. Keith Pohlman, a history teacher at Springboro High School and staff sergeant and network security ...

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Springboro teacher trades classroom for active duty again - WHIO

September 16, 2018 - 1:07pm

WHIO

Springboro teacher trades classroom for active duty again
WHIO
... previously deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq. This time, he will be stationed at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas to do a different kind of teaching than he does in Springboro. He will be following military curricula in Texas rather than building lesson ...

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