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It's Not a Memory Test; Education Needs to Focus on Critical Thinking - Maine Public

June 8, 2018 - 3:44pm

Maine Public

It's Not a Memory Test; Education Needs to Focus on Critical Thinking
Maine Public
Auto technology, outdoor power, and building trades are just some of the programs that a school like Region 10 Technical High School in Brunswick offers, but I think they - and other schools around the state - should expand their offerings to add ...

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Tiny house brings out big turnout at Huot Technical Ctr. - The Laconia Daily Sun

June 8, 2018 - 2:45am

The Laconia Daily Sun

Tiny house brings out big turnout at Huot Technical Ctr.
The Laconia Daily Sun
The project is part of the center's building trades program (which includes construction and plumbing classes) and was expanded this year to include the Laconia's Adult Education Center's electrical program. Kurt Clason, president of Lakes Region ...

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Peace Pavilion to get new, bigger home - Columbia Daily Tribune

June 7, 2018 - 1:44pm

Columbia Daily Tribune

Peace Pavilion to get new, bigger home
Columbia Daily Tribune
“People from education, health care workers, artists, the building trades.” The building at 607 Lexington Ave. had been used by the early education provider Sunshine Center from 1991 until July 2009, when Sunshine Center consolidated to its new ...

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New MISD Building Trades home for sale by DJ Kauffman Correspondent · June 7th, 2018 - Marion Today.org

June 7, 2018 - 10:43am

New MISD Building Trades home for sale by DJ Kauffman Correspondent · June 7th, 2018
Marion Today.org
The annual Career and Technology Education (CTE) event began 27 years ago with a vision to offer specialized training to students from both Marion school districts who want to learn more about building trades; specifically in drywall, framing ...

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Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark - TAPinto.net

June 6, 2018 - 7:17pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark
TAPinto.net
"After talking about the need for a modern building for over 40 years, we are proud to stand here in this state-of-the-art facility that will provide our students the opportunity to receive a first-class education and foundation that will benefit them ...

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Pittsburgh's Construction Unions Help Formerly Incarcerated Find Union Apprenticeships - Payday Report

June 6, 2018 - 12:31pm

Payday Report

Pittsburgh's Construction Unions Help Formerly Incarcerated Find Union Apprenticeships
Payday Report
The class hosted at the non-profit Energy Innovation Center is part of an effort spearheaded by local governments and construction unions to bring more African Americans into the historically white-dominated building trade unions. ... “We have to do so ...

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Here's what happened in the California primary election while you were sleeping - Sacramento Bee

June 6, 2018 - 9:13am

Sacramento Bee

Here's what happened in the California primary election while you were sleeping
Sacramento Bee
A no-holds-barred crusade by the State Building & Construction Trades Council of California against Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia has come up short. The Bell Gardens Democrat, who was cleared in an Assembly investigation last month of allegations that ...

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After-School Programs Enter Career-Tech Space - Education Week

June 5, 2018 - 5:25pm

Education Week

After-School Programs Enter Career-Tech Space
Education Week
While the work students do in ACE is conceptual, another after-school program in the district gives students the opportunity to work with their hands to build a project. Jan Osborn, the district's career and technical education program coordinator ...

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Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3200 career technical education certificates - Sonoma Index-Tribune

June 5, 2018 - 3:33pm

Sonoma Index-Tribune

Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3200 career technical education certificates
Sonoma Index-Tribune
Since the fires, SRJC has collaborated with local construction leaders, high school CTE teachers and regional union officials to place increased emphasis on courses focusing on the construction trades. SRJC's regional adult education programs, headed ...

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Tour Huot Tech students' tiny house tomorrow - The Laconia Daily Sun

June 5, 2018 - 2:19pm

The Laconia Daily Sun

Tour Huot Tech students' tiny house tomorrow
The Laconia Daily Sun
The project included construction and plumbing classes, and was expanded this year to include the Laconia's Adult Education Center's electrical program. The Huot Tech program works in concert with the Lakes Region Builders and Remodelers Association ...

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Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ... - North Bay Business Journal

June 5, 2018 - 1:09pm

North Bay Business Journal

Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ...
North Bay Business Journal
Santa Rosa Junior College honored about 3,200 students with certificates for having successfully completed one or more of its 150 career technical education, ...

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Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark - TAPinto.net

June 5, 2018 - 12:50pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark
TAPinto.net
"After talking about the need for a modern building for over 40 years, we are proud to stand here in this state-of-the-art facility that will provide our students the opportunity to receive a first-class education and foundation that will benefit them ...

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Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark - TAPinto.net

June 5, 2018 - 12:39pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark
TAPinto.net
In one section of the school, a two-story, common learning area will be shared by the building trades that will allow students to simulate a major construction project, learn how the trades interact and provide ample space for larger projects. The ...

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Door County house: Students learn construction, build Sturgeon Bay ... - Green Bay Press Gazette

June 5, 2018 - 10:01am

Green Bay Press Gazette

Door County house: Students learn construction, build Sturgeon Bay ...
Green Bay Press Gazette
STURGEON BAY - The Door County High School Home Construction Program celebrated the completion of its ninth student-built home with an Open House ...

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Check out new $165M tech school. The 10th grader inside you will ... - NJ.com

June 5, 2018 - 7:53am

NJ.com

Check out new $165M tech school. The 10th grader inside you will ...
NJ.com
The new Donald M. Payne School of Technology was dedicated to the late Congressman on Monday and will open to students for summer courses.

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Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology ... - TAPinto.net

June 5, 2018 - 7:48am

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology ...
TAPinto.net
Essex County Schools of Technology opened its newest campus Monday on the grounds of the former United Hospital Center in Newark's West Ward.
Check out new $165M tech school. The 10th grader inside you will ...NJ.com

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Building up the bundle of sticks: new ideas for union organising - Open Democracy

June 5, 2018 - 3:08am

Open Democracy

Building up the bundle of sticks: new ideas for union organising
Open Democracy
Antonia Jennings calls for the revival of political and economic education and highlights the importance of trade union education. Understanding workplace issues and how they fit in a bigger picture is an important factor for encouraging members and ...

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Education board eyes project labor agreement despite Fuller's objections - Martinez News-Gazette

June 5, 2018 - 1:50am

Education board eyes project labor agreement despite Fuller's objections
Martinez News-Gazette
The Contra Costa County Building and Construction Trades Council approved the agreement 11 days before the Board was to review it, Wright said. “This is the first time I've heard anything about problems with the first reading. The issue came to the ...

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Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark - TAPinto.net

June 4, 2018 - 9:53pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark
TAPinto.net
"After talking about the need for a modern building for over 40 years, we are proud to stand here in this state-of-the-art facility that will provide our students the opportunity to receive a first-class education and foundation that will benefit them ...

Categories: Technology, Vocational

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark - TAPinto.net

June 4, 2018 - 9:53pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Dedicates $100 million Schools of Technology campus in Newark
TAPinto.net
"After talking about the need for a modern building for over 40 years, we are proud to stand here in this state-of-the-art facility that will provide our students the opportunity to receive a first-class education and foundation that will benefit them ...

Categories: Technology, Vocational