Technical Education

STEM LAB OPENS NEW OPPORTUNITIES - Pamplin Media Group

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STEM LAB OPENS NEW OPPORTUNITIES
Pamplin Media Group
Earlier this week, the Scappoose School District board of directors unanimously passed a resolution to disperse $340,000 in funding from Measure 98 dollars, $34,500 of which will support the middle school's career and technical education classes ...

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Snap Poll: Majority support changing school evaluation standards - Rochester Business Journal

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Snap Poll: Majority support changing school evaluation standards
Rochester Business Journal
... on to further education or military service or skilled trades—are more likely to come from schools with a rich curriculum and a broad array of extracurricular activities. Instrumental and vocal music, art, athletics, career and technical education ...

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stops at JCCC technical education programs on innovative schools tour - Topeka Capital Journal

September 14, 2017 - 9:20pm

Topeka Capital Journal

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos stops at JCCC technical education programs on innovative schools tour
Topeka Capital Journal
DeVos, secretary of the U.S. Department of Education, was swept from program to program over a two-hour visit to Johnson County Community College on Thursday. She toured career and technical facilities, a health care simulator for nursing students and ...
Education Secretary DeVos to visit IN high school football gameExpressNewsline

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Kaine, Capito introduce bill to reduce workforce shortages through middle school pilot program - Augusta Free Press

September 14, 2017 - 7:41pm

Kaine, Capito introduce bill to reduce workforce shortages through middle school pilot program
Augusta Free Press
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA), a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee and co-chair of the Senate Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus, and Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), introduced the bipartisan ...

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Top Philly magnet to relocate inside Ben Franklin High - Philly.com

September 14, 2017 - 7:36pm

Philly.com

Top Philly magnet to relocate inside Ben Franklin High
Philly.com
Ben Franklin has a new Career and Technical Education center focused on equipping students for advanced manufacturing jobs; SLA has won national acclaim for its project-based, inquiry-driven work, and has quickly become one of the city's most ...
SRC votes to move SLA to Ben Franklin High SchoolPhiladelphia Public School Notebook

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'Focus on the Future' lecture probes state's weaknesses - Monroe Evening News

September 14, 2017 - 4:18pm

Monroe Evening News

'Focus on the Future' lecture probes state's weaknesses
Monroe Evening News
“We are below in educational attainment and below average in kids taking career and technical education.” Poor road conditions and a crumbling infrastructure affect a business's decision to locate in the state. Rothwell outlined five priorities his ...

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Legislation to expand CTE program to middle schools - Newsplex - The Charlottesville Newsplex

September 14, 2017 - 4:08pm

The Charlottesville Newsplex

Legislation to expand CTE program to middle schools - Newsplex
The Charlottesville Newsplex
Senators from Virginia and West Virginia have introduced legislation that would expose middle school students to career and technical education, or CTE, ...
Kaine, Capito introduce bill to reduce workforce shortages through ...Augusta Free Press

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Proposed legislation recommends middle school technical education - WCYB

September 14, 2017 - 3:03pm

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Proposed legislation recommends middle school technical education
WCYB
He, along with a group of bi-partisan senators, have introduced the Middle School Technical Education Program Act. ... The legislation would provide students with opportunities for apprenticeships and career counseling for high-growth, in-demand fields.

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Rutherford County graduation rate tops 95 percent for second year running - The Daily News Journal

September 14, 2017 - 1:56pm

The Daily News Journal

Rutherford County graduation rate tops 95 percent for second year running
The Daily News Journal
Rutherford County Schools has once again posted a graduation rate of more than 95 percent, according to data released today by the Tennessee Department of Education. Only 43 districts — which is about one-fourth of the districts in the state — have ...

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Retired engineer's legacy: tools for success - TBO.com

September 14, 2017 - 11:06am

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Retired engineer's legacy: tools for success
TBO.com
"Our goal is to prepare students for life's challenges," said Lauren Walden, supervisor of career and technical education at county schools. "We need to keep our equipment current within industrial standards. We are very grateful for this excellent ...

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Schools show steady enrollment over past 20 years - Reminder Publications

September 14, 2017 - 10:11am

Schools show steady enrollment over past 20 years
Reminder Publications
SPRINGFIELD – The second largest school district in the Commonwealth has been surprising consistent in the number of students enrolled from 1997 to the ...

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US Secretary of Education Makes a Stop at the Omaha Campus of Midland University - Sand Hills Express

September 14, 2017 - 9:59am

Sand Hills Express

US Secretary of Education Makes a Stop at the Omaha Campus of Midland University
Sand Hills Express
“I think we have a great opportunity now with Congress considering the re-authorization of the Higher Education Act to look more holistically at how the federal government does support higher education,” said DeVos. “Career and technical education has ...

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US Secretary of Education Makes a Stop at the Omaha Campus of Midland University - kwbe

September 14, 2017 - 9:53am

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US Secretary of Education Makes a Stop at the Omaha Campus of Midland University
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“I think we have a great opportunity now with Congress considering the re-authorization of the Higher Education Act to look more holistically at how the federal government does support higher education,” said DeVos. “Career and technical education has ...

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Sutton wants more efficiency, accountability in state government - Rapid City Journal

September 14, 2017 - 8:35am

Rapid City Journal

Sutton wants more efficiency, accountability in state government
Rapid City Journal
Sutton indicated he'd seek more resources for job training, career and technical education, health care and scholarships and offer a balanced budget. But with Republicans unlikely to lose control of the two legislative chambers, he probably would need ...

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NPES Pursuing Multifaceted Government Affairs Agenda - Printing Impressions

September 14, 2017 - 7:43am

Printing Impressions

NPES Pursuing Multifaceted Government Affairs Agenda
Printing Impressions
In this regard, NPES lauded the unanimous bi-partisan approval of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, (H.R. 2353) by the U.S. House in June, an important step forward in bridging the widening skills gap in the PIM ...

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Bohlen Tech Center to host open house - WatertownDailyTimes.com

September 14, 2017 - 5:41am

Bohlen Tech Center to host open house
WatertownDailyTimes.com
Career and technical education instructors, along with college and military representatives, will all be on hand. Guests can also view projects from Bohlen Tech classes. The Highway Legends Car Club will also host a free cruise-in outside the center ...

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A slight to manufacturing - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

September 14, 2017 - 1:08am

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A slight to manufacturing
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Wells is attacking the issue at the legislative level, working to get grants and programs to expose adults and students to factory settings. “Career and technical education in Indiana is not as robust as it needs to be,” she said. The Career Explorer ...

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Technical program paving career skills for Day County students - KSFY

September 13, 2017 - 9:49pm

KSFY

Technical program paving career skills for Day County students
KSFY
This new Career and Technical Education Center is placed in the same building as Webster's old vocational program: the business center on Main Street.

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LA County Fair premiere party raises money for students – Daily ... - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

September 13, 2017 - 7:42pm

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

LA County Fair premiere party raises money for students – Daily ...
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Premiere Party guests entered a “Floral Fairy Tale” at this year's fundraiser. (Photo by Suzanne Sproul). Expand. By Suzanne Sproul | ssproul@scng.com | Daily ...

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Through '80s, career ed transformed - Fairborn Daily Herald

September 13, 2017 - 12:54pm

Fairborn Daily Herald

Through '80s, career ed transformed
Fairborn Daily Herald
“They certainly understood the role of vocational education and gave the school a strong foundation and as a result brought career technical education to Greene County.” Leonard, although now retired, said she still hears the success of the career ...

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