Technical Education

WORTH NOTING: Bakersfield College to offer new process technology degree in 2019 - The Bakersfield Californian

July 19, 2018 - 10:32pm

WORTH NOTING: Bakersfield College to offer new process technology degree in 2019
The Bakersfield Californian
“Bakersfield College is committed to providing our students with an educational foundation for a successful career, one which will provide employment that directly aligns with their course of study,” said BC Director of Career and Technical Education ...

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CRAS Conducts Educational Seminars for the Association for Career Technical Education of Arizona During its ... - Broadcasting & Cable

July 19, 2018 - 2:04pm

Broadcasting & Cable

CRAS Conducts Educational Seminars for the Association for Career Technical Education of Arizona During its ...
Broadcasting & Cable
“The mission of the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) Career and Technical Education (CTE) Department is to prepare Arizona students for workforce success and continuous learning,” explained Robert Waller, M.Ed., Program Specialist for the Arizona ...

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Tesla awards $1.5 million for a WCSD position, camps, teacher ... - Reno Gazette Journal

July 19, 2018 - 1:43pm

The Record-Courier

Tesla awards $1.5 million for a WCSD position, camps, teacher ...
Reno Gazette Journal
Tesla announced grants to fund a WCSD teacher, pay for kids to go to camp, and teacher training in the the first part of $37.5 million in education grants.
Tesla awards $1.5 million for education in NevadaThe Record-Courier
Tesla Commits $1.5 million in Grants to Nevada EducationThisisReno
Tesla announces first $1.5M investment in Nevada education – Las ...Las Vegas Review-Journal

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Legislators bring education road show to the county - Pamplin Media Group

July 19, 2018 - 1:25pm

Pamplin Media Group

Legislators bring education road show to the county
Pamplin Media Group
Wednesday evening, they took two hours of testimony from community members at Beaverton's Arts & Communication Magnet Academy. And while topics ranged widely, many people spoke in favor of career and technical education; for stable school funding; ...

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FCPS students place at national SkillsUSA competition - Herald-Mail Media

July 19, 2018 - 7:06am

Herald-Mail Media

FCPS students place at national SkillsUSA competition
Herald-Mail Media
FREDERICK, Md. — Eleven of 25 students from the Frederick County Public Schools' Career and Technology Center (CTC) recently placed in the national top 10 at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference and Championships in ...

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Randy Sowles named BACC Director of Career Education - WTVB News

July 19, 2018 - 4:20am

WTVB News

Randy Sowles named BACC Director of Career Education
WTVB News
COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - The Branch Intermediate School District Board of Education didn't have to look far to find its next Director of Career and Technical Education. The Board on Wednesday unanimously approved the recommendation to hire Randy ...

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Summer camp can broaden opportunity for students, businesses - Eagle-Tribune

July 18, 2018 - 8:08pm

Eagle-Tribune

Summer camp can broaden opportunity for students, businesses
Eagle-Tribune
On a recent visit to Pinkerton Academy's Career and Technical Education summer camp in Derry, I saw middle school students getting critical, hands-on experience – and having fun doing it. The students told me they were excited about what they were ...

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New superintendent seeks to promote Essex North Shore - Gloucester Daily Times

July 18, 2018 - 8:00pm

Gloucester Daily Times

New superintendent seeks to promote Essex North Shore
Gloucester Daily Times
Riccio, a former principal at Medford Vocational Technical School and director of career and technical education at Greater Lawrence Technical School, said she wants to reach out to the 17 members communities to see how Essex North Shore can help them ...

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South Dakota modifies high school graduation requirements - Brookings Register

July 18, 2018 - 11:29am

South Dakota modifies high school graduation requirements
Brookings Register
Laura Scheibe, director of the Division of Career and Technical Education within the state's Education Department, told the Rapid City Journal that residents should think of endorsements "like college majors." The three endorsements options include ...

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Connecting to community - The Salem News

July 17, 2018 - 7:51pm

The Salem News

Connecting to community
The Salem News
Riccio, a former principal at Medford Vocational Technical School and director of career and technical education at Greater Lawrence Technical School, said she wants to reach out to the 17 members communities to see how Essex North Shore can help them ...

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Education veteran returns with pilot program at Pueblo's Riverwalk area - Pueblo Chieftain

July 17, 2018 - 5:08pm

Pueblo Chieftain

Education veteran returns with pilot program at Pueblo's Riverwalk area
Pueblo Chieftain
To assist in the career and technical education aspect of the blended learning curriculum, Summit hired former director of education for the Colorado Department of Corrections Tony Romero, "who has a long-standing record of success in career and ...

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Midsummer Momentum in Congress on K-12 Issues - Education Week

July 17, 2018 - 3:29pm

Education Week

Midsummer Momentum in Congress on K-12 Issues
Education Week
But lawmakers have begun paying the issue somewhat more attention in recent weeks through the annual appropriations process, and through the consideration of proposals related to career and technical education, nominees to work under U.S. Secretary ...

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Parents more likely to support armed teachers with training - POLITICO - Politico

July 17, 2018 - 10:03am

Parents more likely to support armed teachers with training - POLITICO
Politico
House hearing on summer meals program — Denver superintendent unphased by removal of Obama school diversity guidelines — Senate confirms Trump's ...

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Career and Technical Education Bill Expected to Clear Senate by Month's End - Education Week (blog)

July 17, 2018 - 7:39am

Education Week (blog)

Career and Technical Education Bill Expected to Clear Senate by Month's End
Education Week (blog)
The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, which passed the Senate education committee last month with overwhelming bipartisan support, will probably get the full chamber's approval by the time August rolls around, ...

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Senate Confirms Trump Nominee for Career Education - Inside Higher Ed

July 17, 2018 - 3:05am

Senate Confirms Trump Nominee for Career Education
Inside Higher Ed
Stump is an executive at learning services firm Vivayic Inc. Previously, he worked for the Colorado Community College System, where he served as assistant provost of career and technical education. Career training groups praised the nomination of Stump ...

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Current SD High School Graduation Requirements. - Watertown Public Opinion

July 16, 2018 - 10:41pm

Current SD High School Graduation Requirements.
Watertown Public Opinion
Two units of any required offerings from world languages, computer studies, approved career and technical education courses, other math courses or other science courses. Up to one unit of a career or technical education may be substituted for a ...

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Will violence erupt again in Charlottesville? - Politico

July 16, 2018 - 10:02am

Will violence erupt again in Charlottesville?
Politico
Stump, the chief operating officer for Vivayic, Inc., in Lincoln, Neb., previously served as the assistant provost for career and technical education with the Colorado Community College System and as president of the National Association of State ...

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Education news - The Ledger

July 16, 2018 - 9:22am

Education news
The Ledger
More than 6,300 students competed at the national showcase of career and technical education. Students demonstrated their technical skills, workplace skills and personal skills in 102 hands-on occupational and leadership competitions including robotics ...

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Faith Fischer receives certificate - SW News Media

July 16, 2018 - 9:12am

SW News Media

Faith Fischer receives certificate
SW News Media
... Certificates were awarded in 72 occupational and leadership areas to students who met a predetermined threshold score in their competition. The Skill Point Certificate is a component of SkillsUSA's assessment program for career and technical education.

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Opinion/Editorial: Advancing technical education - The Daily Progress

July 16, 2018 - 4:34am

Opinion/Editorial: Advancing technical education
The Daily Progress
Last month we weighed in on the issue of technical and vocational education, noting the importance of this training for the overall health of our economy, as well as for the health and happiness of individuals: young people seeking good jobs ...

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