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Hobbs: Public education policy failed students for 30 years - Rio Grande Guardian

April 13, 2018 - 3:22pm

Rio Grande Guardian

Hobbs: Public education policy failed students for 30 years
Rio Grande Guardian
Canales also saw how the country got behind technical education and the role of technical education. “Every campus that we visited people were happy to be where they were. Employers valued the lower-skill trade as much as the middle-skilled trades as ...

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Trades For A Difference (TFAD): Creating work options for adults of all ages - Philadelphia Sunday Sun

April 13, 2018 - 3:14pm

Philadelphia Sunday Sun

Trades For A Difference (TFAD): Creating work options for adults of all ages
Philadelphia Sunday Sun
“This will show those who come, that there are careers in the trades that don't require a college degree. It will also show why they need a good education because I learned the trades first. I was self-taught, but then I got training before I went to ...

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Editorial: Illinois can't wait to attack teacher shortage - QCOnline.com - Quad-Cities Online

April 13, 2018 - 1:05am

Quad-Cities Online

Editorial: Illinois can't wait to attack teacher shortage - QCOnline.com
Quad-Cities Online
A new state law to make it easier for out-of-state teachers to teach in Illinois is a welcome first step in easing a state teacher shortage.

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Officer, lumberyard earn awards from ONC BOCES - Oneonta Daily Star

April 12, 2018 - 9:20pm

Oneonta Daily Star

Officer, lumberyard earn awards from ONC BOCES
Oneonta Daily Star
... to the area to find many of his peers had moved away to pursue careers that were not available here. “We came back, first and foremost to help our parents out, but also to see if we could do something for this area,” Wightman said. “What BOCES does ...

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Sophomore Summit connects students with career choices - Brattleboro Reformer

April 12, 2018 - 8:45pm

Brattleboro Reformer

Sophomore Summit connects students with career choices
Brattleboro Reformer
The Sophomore Summit was organized by the BDCC, the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, Youth Services, the Southern Vermont Area Health Education Center, Collegiate High School and guidance counselors from Brattleboro Union High School, Bellows ...

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Frosh, teachers, and other endorsements for county executive candidates - towsonflyer.com

April 12, 2018 - 3:30pm

towsonflyer.com

Frosh, teachers, and other endorsements for county executive candidates
towsonflyer.com
Councilwoman Vicki Almond and state Sen. Jim Brochin, who are competing against each other for the Democratic nomination in the race to be the next Baltimore County executive, have both landed major endorsements. Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh ...

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George Brown's 'smart' welding lab to play crucial role for several trades - Journal of Commerce

April 12, 2018 - 5:00am

Journal of Commerce

George Brown's 'smart' welding lab to play crucial role for several trades
Journal of Commerce
George Brown's 'smart' welding lab to play crucial role for several trades ANGELA GISMONDI — A new Smart Welding Lab recently opened at the George Brown College Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies at the Casa Loma Campus in Toronto ...

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Construction bonding bill draws diverse support - KARE11.com

April 12, 2018 - 2:48am

KARE11.com

Construction bonding bill draws diverse support
KARE11.com
The restoration of the State Capitol Building is the most recent example of a high-profile project financed with bonding, but those public works projects come in all shapes and sizes. Both the University of Minnesota and the Minnesota State Colleges ...

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Belton SkillsUSA team looks to defend national title - Temple Daily Telegram

April 11, 2018 - 11:56pm

Belton SkillsUSA team looks to defend national title
Temple Daily Telegram
... the school took home both gold and silver in Forensic Science. However, the Forensic Science category is not currently included in the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference. The school's SkillsUSA officers were awarded one of 24 state ...

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'85 Portage High graduate hired for building and grounds position - Portage Daily Register

April 11, 2018 - 8:53pm

Portage Daily Register

'85 Portage High graduate hired for building and grounds position
Portage Daily Register
Building Trades. The Portage School Board recently accepted an offer of $285,000 for the sale of its latest home constructed by high school students on School Road, though the deal won't become official until the home is completed near the end of June ...

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New law will help ease teacher shortage in Illinois | Education ... - Quad-Cities Online

April 10, 2018 - 7:12pm

Quad-Cities Online

New law will help ease teacher shortage in Illinois | Education ...
Quad-Cities Online
Superintendents are hopeful new legislation will help ease a teacher and substitute teacher shortage that has affected Illinois school districts in recent years.

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Why Investing Education Is More Important Than Ever Before In This Stock Market - TheStreet.com

April 10, 2018 - 5:38pm

TheStreet.com

Why Investing Education Is More Important Than Ever Before In This Stock Market
TheStreet.com
The service's top minds, a who's who of financial services veterans, have uncorked a litany of winning trades for subscribers this year. Some have used fundamental analysis to unearth big winning trades, others tried and true technical analysis. Others ...

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UW-Madison sexual harassment cases cost $591,050 to settle - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

April 10, 2018 - 2:50pm

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

UW-Madison sexual harassment cases cost $591,050 to settle
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A total of $591050 was paid to settle sexual harassment claims against UW-Madison employees over the past decade, according to records obtained Monday.

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Burlington to offer $65000 workforce education and training fund grant, assist businesses adjacent to CityPlace - Vermont Biz

April 10, 2018 - 1:09pm

Vermont Biz

Burlington to offer $65000 workforce education and training fund grant, assist businesses adjacent to CityPlace
Vermont Biz
... of ReSOURCE YouthBuild Andrew Jope announced two initiatives to support Burlington's workforce and businesses during the CityPlace Burlington (formerly Burlington Town Center) and other upcoming construction projects. On February 9, 2018, the ...

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Construction employers add 228000 jobs over the year despite dip in March - Building Design + Construction (press release)

April 9, 2018 - 11:13am

Building Design + Construction (press release)

Construction employers add 228000 jobs over the year despite dip in March
Building Design + Construction (press release)
Nonresidential construction (building, specialty trades, and heavy and civil engineering construction) employment also increased by 114,200, or 2.7%, over 12 months, despite a drop of 8,200 jobs in March. Construction officials said the new employment ...

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EDITORIAL: Build Pagosa – Pagosa Daily Post News Events ... - Pagosa Daily Post

April 9, 2018 - 10:21am

EDITORIAL: Build Pagosa – Pagosa Daily Post News Events ...
Pagosa Daily Post
As many of our readers know, the web domain suffix “.org” usually implies a non-profit, charitable organization, and this project appears to fit that mold nicely. The presentation began with a introduction by local home builder Larry Ash, of ...

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Indiana's education chief, Jennifer McCormick, notes changes coming in years ahead with school funding, safety ... - nwitimes.com

April 9, 2018 - 6:01am

nwitimes.com

Indiana's education chief, Jennifer McCormick, notes changes coming in years ahead with school funding, safety ...
nwitimes.com
... the schools that are conducting referendums are sending a message that they don't have the funds they need to operate or for construction purposes. "If the school district is not getting enough money through the state's basic tuition support to ...

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Scottsbluff High school unveils second phase of high school renovation - Scottsbluff Star Herald

April 7, 2018 - 6:27pm

Scottsbluff Star Herald

Scottsbluff High school unveils second phase of high school renovation
Scottsbluff Star Herald
Just a few of the new school's features are a new auxiliary gym, weight and wrestling room, video and music production studios, a commercial kitchen for use in the culinary arts program, an outdoor classroom area, greenhouse and construction and trades ...

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