Technical Education

Somerset County vo-tech open house being held on Feb. 3 - NJ.com

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Somerset County vo-tech open house being held on Feb. 3
NJ.com
In celebration of February as Career and Technical Education Month, Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School will hold their 11th annual Open House from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Feb. 3. A snow date of Feb. 10 has been set in case of ...

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College board workshop, meeting Tuesday - The Daily Courier

3 hours 36 min ago

College board workshop, meeting Tuesday
The Daily Courier
Vice President Dr. Ron Liss and Michael Lamar, Prescott's city manager, will present YC's new Career and Technical Education 15-week training and internship program in custom 3D printing. The program was developed by Yavapai College in partnership with ...

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Wright, Crist named to BridgeValley board - The Fayette Tribune

5 hours 27 min ago

The Fayette Tribune

Wright, Crist named to BridgeValley board
The Fayette Tribune
Crist has served in the Fayette County School system in West Virginia as an administrator for 22 years; but, his career began in 1986 as a special education teacher. Crist currently serves as Coordinator of Career and Technical programs for Fayette ...

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Superintendent search continues in Boyd - The Independent

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The Independent

Superintendent search continues in Boyd
The Independent
SUMMIT A screening committee in the Boyd County School District is less than a month away from starting the serious work of vetting candidates for superintendent. The deadline for applicants is the first week in February and after that the committee ...

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Vermont Agency of Education Awards Presidential Scholar Nominees - Caledonian Record

6 hours 31 min ago

Vermont Agency of Education Awards Presidential Scholar Nominees
Caledonian Record
BARRE, VT – The Vermont Agency of Education recently recognized the state's 2018 Presidential Scholar nominees in a ceremony at the Vermont Statehouse. The Vermont Presidential Scholars Program recognizes graduating high school seniors who show ...

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Back to school: US Rep. Tom O'Halleran visits Coconino High School - Arizona Daily Sun

7 hours 29 min ago

Arizona Daily Sun

Back to school: US Rep. Tom O'Halleran visits Coconino High School
Arizona Daily Sun
United States Representative Tom O'Halleran checks out machinery in Coconino High Schools' Maker Space lab with the help of CHS student Kade Owen. O'Halleran is looking for ways to support career and technical education at the federal level. Ben ...

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Republican Williams announces she's running against Frank Fuda for Trumbull commissioner - Youngstown Vindicator

10 hours 49 min ago

Republican Williams announces she's running against Frank Fuda for Trumbull commissioner
Youngstown Vindicator
Williams, who is a member of the Lakeview and Trumbull Career and Technical Center boards of education, is a former business owner and former marketing manager who is now retired. Williams criticized Fuda in her remarks during an event at the Chase ...

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Brownback cut welfare in Kansas. Is Congress about to follow? - Wichita Eagle

January 14, 2018 - 10:48pm

Wichita Eagle

Brownback cut welfare in Kansas. Is Congress about to follow?
Wichita Eagle
Annie McKay, director of Kansas Action for Children, a group critical of the state's welfare policies, said Congress should instead focus on investing in job training, career and technical education, higher education, and child care assistance. Most of ...

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NASA fosters STEM education through CubeSat classes - Space Daily

January 14, 2018 - 7:56pm

NASA fosters STEM education through CubeSat classes
Space Daily
"The value of skills learned by our students in this program spans more than just STEM disciplines," said Holly Cross, career and technical education supervisor for the Oak Ridge City School System. "The mentors from NASA encouraged our students to ...

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My View: Education funding needs urgent action - Phoenix Business Journal

January 14, 2018 - 6:11pm

Phoenix Business Journal

My View: Education funding needs urgent action
Phoenix Business Journal
As a real estate developer, the effects from the lack of education funding is real. My firm is working on a large, multifamily development, which experienced substantial construction cost increases partly because of a lack of skilled labor. In just the ...

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Mastering the art of 'Adulting' - Ocala

January 14, 2018 - 3:11am

Ocala

Mastering the art of 'Adulting'
Ocala
Perdomo teaches seniors who are in the Marion County Public School Career and Technical Education program. He uses a 'Jeopardy'-style game based on #JustAdulting information to introduce it to students. On Thursday, Perdomo's current group of 24 ...

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Goose Creek hosts annual Career Night on Tuesday - BaytownSun ... - The Baytown Sun

January 14, 2018 - 1:14am

The Baytown Sun

Goose Creek hosts annual Career Night on Tuesday - BaytownSun ...
The Baytown Sun
The sixth annual Career Night, hosted by the Goose Creek Career and Technical Education Department, is scheduled for Jan. 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Ross S. Sterling High School, 300 W. Baker Road in Baytown. A shuttle service will be provided from ...

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Grant allows district to reinstate petroleum career program - Kenai Peninsula Online

January 14, 2018 - 12:33am

Kenai Peninsula Online

Grant allows district to reinstate petroleum career program
Kenai Peninsula Online
Dusek said that, as projects such as the Alaska gasline LNG further develop employers grow, it's important to focus “quite a bit” on career and technical education. “A lot of the things now do require post-secondary training and education for students ...

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Steve Roberts: Legislature should act on key priorities | Opinion ... - Williamson Daily News

January 14, 2018 - 12:04am

Williamson Daily News

Steve Roberts: Legislature should act on key priorities | Opinion ...
Williamson Daily News
As we think about job creation in the new year, it is important to note that private sector employment in West Virginia increased during 2017. Increases in employment can be.

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Hamblen recognizes Teachers of the Year - Citizentribune

January 13, 2018 - 11:30pm

Citizentribune

Hamblen recognizes Teachers of the Year
Citizentribune
... at no cost to the students and designs advertisements for local businesses. Before joining the West High staff in 2007, Whaley was business teacher at Morristown East, where she sponsored the Hurricane newspaper. She has served as an adjunct ...

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Superintendents discuss one Indiana diploma - Greensburg Daily News

January 13, 2018 - 8:09am

Superintendents discuss one Indiana diploma
Greensburg Daily News
Repeals provisions that: (1) require the state board to design a high school diploma for the high school fast track program; (2) establish a subcommittee to make recommendations regarding diplomas and certain course requirements and develop the ...

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Mashpee Women's Club Supports High School Career Pathways - CapeNews.net

January 13, 2018 - 4:17am

CapeNews.net

Mashpee Women's Club Supports High School Career Pathways
CapeNews.net
Months or years often pass before a philanthropic organization sees the results of a gift, but it took only a few weeks for the Mashpee Women's Club to see the direct effects of its $12,000 gift presented in December to Mashpee Middle/High School's ...

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Closing the skilled trades gap - Santa Fe New Mexican

January 12, 2018 - 11:09pm

Closing the skilled trades gap
Santa Fe New Mexican
Unfortunately, most people have no idea that skilled trades can lead to a prosperous career. Over 6 million jobs in construction are currently vacant, yet most parents feel that college is the best career path for our children graduating from high ...

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Northeast high school considered one of best-kept secrets in DC Public Schools - WJLA

January 12, 2018 - 7:45pm

WJLA

Northeast high school considered one of best-kept secrets in DC Public Schools
WJLA
Phelps Architecture, Construction and Engineering High School in Northeast wants to be at the leading edge of high-tech education. “It is a school that is focused on preparing students for college through engineering and through career and technical ...

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Budget could help with skilled worker shortage - The Garden City Telegram

January 12, 2018 - 6:30pm

Budget could help with skilled worker shortage
The Garden City Telegram
Brownback's overall budget proposal has drawn scorn from Republicans and some Democrats who question how he plans to pay for new spending, but Wichita manufacturers and the business community have praised its increased funding for career and technical ...

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