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OUR VIEW: Pitching the trades a most worthy goal - Utica Observer Dispatch

February 7, 2018 - 3:05am

OUR VIEW: Pitching the trades a most worthy goal
Utica Observer Dispatch
But, Brindisi points out, many middle-skill jobs — positions that require a high school education or two-year degree, but not a college degree — are available right now in the community. And in a world where many college graduates begin careers deep ...

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Education Matters: Using Virtual Reality in Construction Management - yourcentralvalley.com

February 7, 2018 - 12:27am

yourcentralvalley.com

Education Matters: Using Virtual Reality in Construction Management
yourcentralvalley.com
Fresno State is part of a community with a lot of needs. Professor Woo's students participate in the 300 dollar house challenge…designing and building a house for the homeless. Students coming out of the program are in demand. Hyatt says those who are ...

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First ever Battle of the Build comes to 48th Annual Home and Outdoor Show - Johnson City Press

February 6, 2018 - 9:29pm

Johnson City Press

First ever Battle of the Build comes to 48th Annual Home and Outdoor Show
Johnson City Press
Luster says those who come out are encouraged to talk to the students about their creations and ask questions. GoBuild TN and Build Your Future will also be onsite with information about careers in construction trades. A silent auction will also be ...

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Governor, candidates speak on education - Tennessee Tech Oracle

February 6, 2018 - 3:09pm

Governor, candidates speak on education
Tennessee Tech Oracle
... to travel long distances to get a college education. Boyd said using high schools is a way to expand the efforts of Haslam's Drive to 55 – a campaign to have 55 percent of Tennesseans earn a college degree by 2025. Republican contender Kay White ...

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Paso Robles Press | SkillsUSA conference supports next generation ... - Paso Robles Press

February 6, 2018 - 1:15pm

Paso Robles Press

Paso Robles Press | SkillsUSA conference supports next generation ...
Paso Robles Press
PASO ROBLES — For the annual Regional SkillsUSA California Conference this past Saturday, 200 students from Paso Robles High School registered for the competition at the high school's Gil Asa Gymnasium. The conference accepted more than 1,000 ...

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Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor - Quad-Cities Online

February 6, 2018 - 12:16pm

Quad-Cities Online

Mercer students, Aledo police group building 350 Chevy motor
Quad-Cities Online
... to build a 350 Chevy motor. The motor will be given away as a major door prize at the conclusion of this year's Antiques Day car show in Aledo on Aug. 25. The Aledo Police Benevolent Association, with Aledo Main Street and the Mercer County Jaycees ...

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A Weekend Trifecta for Activists – Defending Chicano Park, Building ... - San Diego Free Press

February 5, 2018 - 2:50pm

San Diego Free Press

A Weekend Trifecta for Activists – Defending Chicano Park, Building ...
San Diego Free Press
I have no scandals to report on today. No political outrages that can't wait. Instead, I want to pass along some success stories. From Chicano Park to the Jacobs Center to Mission Valley and beyond, people stood up for noble causes and dedicated ...

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Ron Wilson: If we fund education, then kids will succeed - Sentinel-Standard

February 4, 2018 - 6:22pm

Sentinel-Standard

Ron Wilson: If we fund education, then kids will succeed
Sentinel-Standard
When I was building houses and teaching building trades and math the if-then statement clearly defined a corollary relationship. For example, “if lines intersect at a 90-degree angle, then they are perpendicular.” Life is full of if-then statements and ...

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CATEC open house planned for Tuesday - The Daily Progress

February 4, 2018 - 5:42pm

The Daily Progress

CATEC open house planned for Tuesday
The Daily Progress
4 remaining of 5. Welcome! We hope that you enjoy our free content. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. The Charlottesville Albemarle Technical Education Center will host a community open house Tuesday. The Community Night & Soul Feast, part of ...

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Amid construction labor shortage, HCC revamps building program - The Mountaineer

February 4, 2018 - 8:15am

The Mountaineer

Amid construction labor shortage, HCC revamps building program
The Mountaineer
construction trade electrical 3.JPG. Mike Wyatt of Startek Electric in Waynesville hands conduit to Terry Kile on a job site at Waynesville Auto. Growth in the construction industry has led to a shortage in tradesmen. "We've been staying covered up ...

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