Technical Education

Education notebook - Arkansas Online

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Education notebook
Arkansas Online
The Arkansas Association for Career and Technical Education has announced the recipients of its 2017 awards to teachers and administrators for their extraordinary contributions to career and technical education. Michelle Camp from Maumelle High School ...

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Education notebook - Arkansas Online

5 hours 17 min ago

Education notebook
Arkansas Online
The Arkansas Association for Career and Technical Education has announced the recipients of its 2017 awards to teachers and administrators for their extraordinary contributions to career and technical education. Michelle Camp from Maumelle High School ...

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'Hands-on' program at Williston State College gets honors - Williston Daily Herald

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'Hands-on' program at Williston State College gets honors
Williston Daily Herald
Earlier this month, McGinley, who is the director of the program, went to Bismarck to accept the North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education's 2017 Director's Award of Excellence in the Health and Sciences area for the college's Massage ...

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NJ unemployment low — so why are so many people still out of work? - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

August 14, 2017 - 11:13pm

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

NJ unemployment low — so why are so many people still out of work?
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
“What we're doing is taking those companies that are challenged today in filling positions and we are introducing them to career and technical education and community college, in order to create certifications programs,” she said. “So what would happen ...

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Plans for Franklin County High School coming into focus - Roanoke Times

August 14, 2017 - 11:10pm

Plans for Franklin County High School coming into focus
Roanoke Times
ROCKY MOUNT — A vision for Franklin County's new career and technical education center, and the price tag along with it, are becoming clearer. During a Monday night school board meeting, Ben Motley of RRMM Architects shared concept plans for ...

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Vision for Franklin County technical education center coming into ... - Roanoke Times

August 14, 2017 - 10:35pm

Vision for Franklin County technical education center coming into ...
Roanoke Times
ROCKY MOUNT — A vision for Franklin County's new career and technical education center, and the price tag along with it, are becoming clearer.

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New rules for high school diplomas receive scrutiny - New Haven Register

August 14, 2017 - 8:57pm

New rules for high school diplomas receive scrutiny
New Haven Register
The regulators received some praise from education advocates and officials at a Monday hearing for clarifying when students can be placed in career and technical education programs. But speakers called other parts of the rules confusing and said the ...

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New rules for high school proficiency scrutinized at Augusta hearing - Press Herald

August 14, 2017 - 7:15pm

Press Herald

New rules for high school proficiency scrutinized at Augusta hearing
Press Herald
The regulators received some praise from education advocates and officials Monday for clarifying when students can be placed in career and technical education programs. But speakers called other parts of the rules confusing and said the department's ...

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Bradley Byrne: Who will build our 355 ship Navy? - Alabama Today

August 14, 2017 - 6:47pm

Alabama Today

Bradley Byrne: Who will build our 355 ship Navy?
Alabama Today
This is one example why career and technical education (CTE) programs are so important. They provide American workers with the development and training needed to build the ships that are necessary in order to maintain our naval superiority. Thousands ...

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A Focus on Career and Technical Education - Education Week (blog)

August 14, 2017 - 12:50pm

Education Week (blog)

A Focus on Career and Technical Education
Education Week (blog)
As they attract a new wave of attention and support in schools across the country, career and technical education programs grapple with new challenges: How should they maintain program quality and weed out career paths that lead students to dead-end ...

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Mitchell school board to review possible conflicts of interest - Daily Republic

August 14, 2017 - 9:07am

Daily Republic

Mitchell school board to review possible conflicts of interest
Daily Republic
The first is Suzanne Skinner, who was awarded the South Dakota Career and Technical Education Community Service Award, and the second is Mitchell Board of Education Vice President Neil Putnam, who was chosen as the Associated School Boards of ...

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Students get hands-on at Career and Technical Education Center in Alamance County - myfox8.com

August 14, 2017 - 7:16am

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Students get hands-on at Career and Technical Education Center in Alamance County
myfox8.com
ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. -- At the Career and Technical Education Center in Alamance County, students are proud of their school. "I have taken every computer program class offered here and they are wonderful," said CTEC graduate Brandon Crowder.

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Lending a hand and learning a trade, too - The Fayette Tribune

August 14, 2017 - 6:24am

Lending a hand and learning a trade, too
The Fayette Tribune
As Dr. Kathy D'Antoni, state assistant superintendent of schools and chief officer of Career and Technical Education for the West Virginia Department of Education, said at the time the homes were presented, “It's not just a nice thing to do; it is the ...

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Education Notes: Ducey's back to school tour makes Tucson stop ... - Arizona Daily Star

August 13, 2017 - 10:10pm

Arizona Daily Star

Education Notes: Ducey's back to school tour makes Tucson stop ...
Arizona Daily Star
Gov. Doug Ducey is heading to Tucson and Southern Arizona as part of his “back to school tour” in which he plans to visit six of the state's top performing ...

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College of Marin offers 'cybersecurity' training - Marin Independent Journal

August 13, 2017 - 9:53pm

Marin Independent Journal

College of Marin offers 'cybersecurity' training
Marin Independent Journal
In addition to the Cisco network certification program, College of Marin's career technical education and workforce development section is also offering — or will be offering over the next year — courses in hospitality, sustainable agriculture ...

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Boulder Creek documentarian highlights skilled workforce shortage - Santa Cruz Sentinel

August 13, 2017 - 9:20pm

Boulder Creek documentarian highlights skilled workforce shortage
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Boulder Creek documentarian Bob Gliner visited high school career technical education programs in California, Arizona and Massachusetts in making his “Job Centered Learning” film. Included in Gliner's movie is visit to Watsonville-based Graniterock's ...

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Devonshire demolition contract comes before Waterloo school board - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

August 13, 2017 - 3:45am

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Devonshire demolition contract comes before Waterloo school board
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Among those are appointing Jeff Frost as executive director of career and technical education with a salary of $123,000 and accepting resignations from Crystal Buzza as CTE executive director, Todd Coulter as Central Middle School assistant principal ...

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2018 will be first class to graduate under new career-focused guidelines - Amarillo.com

August 13, 2017 - 1:26am

Amarillo.com

2018 will be first class to graduate under new career-focused guidelines
Amarillo.com
Other schools have been beefing up their career and technical education offerings, too. Canyon ISD, which has placed a spotlight on college and career readiness in its back-to-school materials distributed parents, is working on plans to implement a ...

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Wiregrass teacher honored with awards - Valdosta Daily Times

August 12, 2017 - 11:09am

Valdosta Daily Times

Wiregrass teacher honored with awards
Valdosta Daily Times
VALDOSTA — Wiregrass Georgia Technical College's Automotive Repair Technology Instructor Toby Heard was recently named the Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year at its annual banquet.

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NOEM: Workforce development a top priority - Rapid City Journal

August 12, 2017 - 6:09am

Rapid City Journal

NOEM: Workforce development a top priority
Rapid City Journal
Earlier this year, I helped pass the Strengthening Career and Technical Education Act through the U.S. House of Representatives. The legislation takes many of the ideas that are working at places like Lake Area Tech and creates an infrastructure for ...

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