Technical Education

More money for Career & Technical classes defended at Nevada Legislature - The Record-Courier

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More money for Career & Technical classes defended at Nevada Legislature
The Record-Courier
Nevada's community college presidents say the enhanced funding for Career and Technical Education classes is vital because of their small size and high cost. Western Nevada College President Chet Burton said the added formula weighting for CTE ...

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BCTC board honors workforce development official - Reading Eagle

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Reading Eagle

BCTC board honors workforce development official
Reading Eagle
Berks Career and Technology Center's Joint Operating Committee has presented its 2017 Life-Long Friend of Career and Technical Education Award to Daniel W. Fogarty. Fogarty is director of workforce development and chief operating officer of the Berks ...

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$600000 in grants will upgrade career and technical education program equipment across Virginia - WSLS

March 23, 2017 - 9:40pm

WSLS

$600000 in grants will upgrade career and technical education program equipment across Virginia
WSLS
RICHMOND (WSLS 10) – On Thursday, Governor Terry McAuliffe announced $600,000 in competitive grants to 16 high schools and technical centers to upgrade equipment for their career and technical education (CTE) programs. Each school or center will ...

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Deadline approaching for Hanover career and technical education summer camp - wtvr.com

March 23, 2017 - 2:31pm

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Deadline approaching for Hanover career and technical education summer camp
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According to the program requirements, students must be high school juniors enrolled in one Career and Technical Education (CTE) course with a grade of “B” or better, and must be continuing the CTE program during their final two years in high school to ...
CTE: Not your grandpa's shop class | The OlympianThe Olympian
Skills classes give Onslow Co. students hands-on educationWNCT
Career Technical Education (CTE) offers options for Macon studentsTuskegee News
The Somerville Times (press release) -Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) -Tri-City Herald
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IL Community Colleges Sign Agreement Expanding Opportunities in ... - eNews Park Forest

March 22, 2017 - 1:50pm

IL Community Colleges Sign Agreement Expanding Opportunities in ...
eNews Park Forest
Springfield, IL-(ENEWSPF)- The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) announces that all 39 community college districts across the state have signed on to ...

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Guest editorial: Career and Technical Education in Wisconsin: Looking Forward - Lake Country Now

March 22, 2017 - 1:02pm

Lake Country Now

Guest editorial: Career and Technical Education in Wisconsin: Looking Forward
Lake Country Now
"Youth Apprenticeship and RAM Tool have provided me with a great opportunity to learn manufacturing skills while still in high school," youth apprentice Jacob YankeI said. "I started out doing basic work in the shop, and today I run state-of-the-art ...

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Centennial High School celebrates 100 years of Career and Technical Education with mayor - NorthFulton.com

March 22, 2017 - 12:01pm

Centennial High School celebrates 100 years of Career and Technical Education with mayor
NorthFulton.com
ROSWELL, Ga. — Centennial High School joined the country March 3 in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Hughes Act, the first act of Congress to provide funding for Career and Technical Education. The school put on a robust program of ...

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Centennial High School celebrates 100 years of Career and ... - NorthFulton.com

March 22, 2017 - 12:01pm

Centennial High School celebrates 100 years of Career and ...
NorthFulton.com
ROSWELL, Ga. — Centennial High School joined the country March 3 in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Hughes Act, the first act of Congress to ...

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Vermilion Vocational Education Delivery System celebrates Career ... - The Independent News

March 20, 2017 - 4:06pm

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Vermilion Vocational Education Delivery System celebrates Career ...
The Independent News
Vermilion County, Illinois – Students and faculty from throughout Vermilion County, Illinois joined others across the nation during the month of February to ...
Elizabeth Students Explore Career Choices at CTE Showcase ...TAPinto.net
Over 870 high school students participate in SkillsUSA Northwest Region Rally & Career ShowcaseElkin Jonesville Tribune
SHS Students Excel at SkillsUSA District CompetitionThe Somerville Times (press release)

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New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined - Mississippi State Newsroom

March 17, 2017 - 10:52am

New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined
Mississippi State Newsroom
Despite the proven benefits of career and technical education, many Mississippians—even some public-school educators—seem to have misconceptions about its worth in preparing the state's future workforce. “Confronting the CTE Stigma” is a new report ...

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New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined - Mississippi State Newsroom

March 17, 2017 - 10:52am

New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined
Mississippi State Newsroom
STARKVILLE, Miss.—Despite the proven benefits of career and technical education, many Mississippians—even some public-school educators—seem to have misconceptions about its worth in preparing the state's future workforce. “Confronting the CTE ...

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Academic test mandates hurt need to train future craftsmen - Lock Haven Express

March 17, 2017 - 12:10am

Academic test mandates hurt need to train future craftsmen
Lock Haven Express
And while we're encouraged by state and federal legislation to enhance career and technical education — formerly known as vocational-technical education, or vo-tech — it's also clear that nothing will change unless the powers-that-be at the state and ...

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RoboBOTS profile: Central Tech Career and Technical School - Meadville Tribune

March 16, 2017 - 12:31pm

Meadville Tribune

RoboBOTS profile: Central Tech Career and Technical School
Meadville Tribune
The program started in the 2006-07 school year to create student interest in technical education careers. This year, more than 40 teams from 20 schools in the region will have robots battle against each other April 1 at Meadville Area Senior High ...

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Jefferson Street Center could house career and technical education hub - The Winchester Star

March 16, 2017 - 12:27am

Jefferson Street Center could house career and technical education hub
The Winchester Star
Currently the district is using the building for storage, Winchester School Board meetings, maintenance offices and alternative education classrooms. The Career and Technical Education Advisory Committee's proposed plan would divide the building into ...

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U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Renews Bipartisan Effort to Raise the ... - urbanmilwaukee (press release)

March 15, 2017 - 4:18pm

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U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Renews Bipartisan Effort to Raise the ...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Tim Kaine (D-VA), Rob Portman (R-OH) and Todd Young (R-IN), co-chairs of the Senate ...
Protecting career and tech ed this budget season | American ...AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)

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Protecting career and tech ed this budget season - AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)

March 15, 2017 - 3:55pm

AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)

Protecting career and tech ed this budget season
AFT - A Union of Professionals (press release)
Career and technical education is crucial to maintaining a strong American economy with well-paying jobs, but it cannot succeed on a "skinny" budget that provides insufficient funding. That was the message AFT President Randi Weingarten delivered to ...

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Kaine continues career, technical education push with new bill ... - Augusta Free Press

March 15, 2017 - 12:00am

Augusta Free Press

Kaine continues career, technical education push with new bill ...
Augusta Free Press
Tim Kaine introduced a bill to raise the quality of career and technical education programs at schools in Virginia and across the country.
Meeker High School celebrates career/technical education month ...Rio Blanco Herald Times
CHS creates new CTE courses for fall semester | Local News ...Cleburne Times-Review

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New technical education honor society taps MCC students ... - Meridian Star

March 14, 2017 - 8:57pm

Meridian Star

New technical education honor society taps MCC students ...
Meridian Star
Fifty-six Meridian Community College students were tapped to be included in the inaugural class of the National Technical Honor Society.

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Meeker High School celebrates career/technical education month ... - Rio Blanco Herald Times

March 14, 2017 - 2:07pm

Rio Blanco Herald Times

Meeker High School celebrates career/technical education month ...
Rio Blanco Herald Times
MEEKER | Students and faculty at Meeker High School joined others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical.
CHS creates new CTE courses for fall semester | Local News ...Cleburne Times-Review

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Centennial High School Celebrates 100 Years of Career, Technical ... - Patch.com

March 13, 2017 - 2:58pm

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Centennial High School Celebrates 100 Years of Career, Technical ...
Patch.com
Roswell, GA - Centennial High School takes its place with the country in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Smith-Hughes Act.
Superintendent: Career Technical Education surpasses expectationsRedwood Times

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