Technical Education

US Senator Jerry Moran visits EHS - Butler County Times Gazette

October 17, 2017 - 11:27am

Butler County Times Gazette

US Senator Jerry Moran visits EHS
Butler County Times Gazette
Senator Moran joined other Senate leaders recently in renewing the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, a bill to provide funding for critical career and technical education. The reauthorization will help align career and technical education ...

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Hamilton High School student earns third-highest score in state for Microsoft certification - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

October 17, 2017 - 8:41am

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Hamilton High School student earns third-highest score in state for Microsoft certification
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Helping Hamilton pay for Imagine Academy was the state Career and Technical Education (CTE) Incentive Grant program, established by Wisconsin Act 59. The state Department of Workforce Development (DWD), the state Department of Public Instruction ...

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Pierpont receives $151,000 grant from Benedum Foundation for ... - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)

October 16, 2017 - 5:42pm

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)

Pierpont receives $151,000 grant from Benedum Foundation for ...
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)
FAIRMONT — Pierpont Community & Technical College accepted a grant from the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation for $151000 to fund its new ...

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MHI releases white paper addressing supply chain skills gap - Logistics Management

October 16, 2017 - 4:52pm

MHI releases white paper addressing supply chain skills gap
Logistics Management
“MHI's members have identified the shortage in skilled labor as a critical impact factor affecting their companies' performance,” said Patrick Davison, MHI's Director of Education and Standards. “Dr. DeLong's paper outlines tangible steps that ...

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MHI releases white paper addressing supply chain skills gap - Modern Materials Handling

October 16, 2017 - 2:11pm

MHI releases white paper addressing supply chain skills gap
Modern Materials Handling
“MHI's members have identified the shortage in skilled labor as a critical impact factor affecting their companies' performance,” said Patrick Davison, MHI's Director of Education and Standards. “Dr. DeLong's paper outlines tangible steps that ...

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Sealy students attend manufacturing conference - Sealy News

October 16, 2017 - 12:49pm

Sealy News

Sealy students attend manufacturing conference
Sealy News
Sealy ISD Career and Technical Education Department Head Brittany Hall, and CTE teacher Melissa Simms accompanied several Sealy High School CTE students Oct. 6 to the Gulf Coast Advanced Manufacturing Conference at the Stafford Centre and ...

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Stepping into the world of STEM, manufacturing - Salamanca Press

October 16, 2017 - 10:18am

Salamanca Press

Stepping into the world of STEM, manufacturing
Salamanca Press
Alan Barber, a pre-engineering teacher at Belmont Career and Technical Education Center, and his students toured Pierce Steel Fabricators, Mazza Mechanical Services and the MTI building. He said the tours will help him better prepare students for their ...

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Editorial: Tech school idea is worth exploring - Albany Democrat Herald

October 16, 2017 - 8:22am

Albany Democrat Herald

Editorial: Tech school idea is worth exploring
Albany Democrat Herald
We're still not convinced Oregon voters made the right decision last November when they passed Ballot Measure 98, which forces the state to spend money on career and technical education programs, along with two other areas meant to improve the state's ...

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Phoenix chamber hosts cybersecurity events for students, career professionals - Phoenix Business Journal

October 16, 2017 - 2:09am

Phoenix Business Journal

Phoenix chamber hosts cybersecurity events for students, career professionals
Phoenix Business Journal
Fall Career Awareness Pilots will take place from Nov. 1 to Nov. 17 working with two or three high school career and technical education classes in 30-minute awareness sessions and a 60- to 90-minute afterschool sessions that delve into the ...
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First Tennessee Development District's Lottie Ryans aims to make NE Tenn. a Work Ready Community - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

October 16, 2017 - 1:05am

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

First Tennessee Development District's Lottie Ryans aims to make NE Tenn. a Work Ready Community
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
“Participating counties have to have high school and college students, current and transitioning workers and local businesses enrolled to become certified,” Ryans said. “Individuals earn the National Career Readiness Certificate and local employers ...

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Eagle Scout project supports local trail system - Eagle-Tribune

October 15, 2017 - 5:53pm

Eagle-Tribune

Eagle Scout project supports local trail system
Eagle-Tribune
Planning started last year, Robinson said, and included calling on town officials, for support and guidance, along with Pinkerton Academy and its Career and Technical Education woodworking students to help build the roof of the kiosk. The kiosk also ...

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GUEST APPEARANCE: Innovative workforce will drive our economy, boost businesses - Finger Lakes Times

October 15, 2017 - 2:58pm

Finger Lakes Times

GUEST APPEARANCE: Innovative workforce will drive our economy, boost businesses
Finger Lakes Times
One specific measure would direct the Commissioner of Education to develop guidelines for high school guidance counselors to use in facilitating student awareness and interest in apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and career and technical education ...

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Efforts pushing alternatives to four-year degree slow to catch on ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

October 15, 2017 - 2:40pm

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Efforts pushing alternatives to four-year degree slow to catch on ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
As well-paying posts in manufacturing and trades go begging, the American dream of a bachelor's degree dies so hard that public officials find themselves in a ...

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Salina Tech partners with district for public safety program - Salina Journal

October 14, 2017 - 9:57pm

Salina Tech partners with district for public safety program
Salina Journal
The idea of a public safety pathway program goes back to 2011, when a Career and Technical Education task force worked on ways the district could prepare students for locally needed careers, said Linn Exline, executive director of school improvement ...

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Lebanon considers vocational charter school - Lebanon Express

October 14, 2017 - 4:14pm

Lebanon Express

Lebanon considers vocational charter school
Lebanon Express
In 2016, Oregonians approved Ballot Measure 98, which called for funding career education programs that have, over time, been dropped from many school districts. The measure included three key goals: establish or expand career and technical education ...

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Local schools planning ways to expand CTE offerings for students - Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

October 14, 2017 - 2:36pm

Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

Local schools planning ways to expand CTE offerings for students
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News
Career and Technical Education programs — including welding, as seen in this Sault Area High School file photo — are growing in Michigan. Schools in the Eastern Upper Peninsula Intermediate School District are currently planning ways to expand their ...

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Stepping into the world of STEM, manufacturing - Olean Times Herald

October 14, 2017 - 2:02pm

Olean Times Herald

Stepping into the world of STEM, manufacturing
Olean Times Herald
Alan Barber, a pre-engineering teacher at Belmont Career and Technical Education Center, and his students toured Pierce Steel Fabricators, Mazza Mechanical Services and the MTI building. He said the tours will help him better prepare students for their ...

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Lebanon considers vocational charter school - Albany Democrat Herald

October 13, 2017 - 9:15pm

Albany Democrat Herald

Lebanon considers vocational charter school
Albany Democrat Herald
In 2016, Oregonians approved Ballot Measure 98, which called for funding career education programs that have, over time, been dropped from many school districts. The measure included three key goals: establish or expand career and technical education ...

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After 40 years at the College of Southern Idaho, Terry Patterson is preparing to retire - Twin Falls Times-News

October 13, 2017 - 4:02am

Twin Falls Times-News

After 40 years at the College of Southern Idaho, Terry Patterson is preparing to retire
Twin Falls Times-News
Patterson, who oversees career and technical education, steps down June 30, 2018. CSI announced his successor Oct. 2: Barry Pate, an animal science professor and chairman of the agriculture department. The instructional dean position oversees more ...

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One-day camp aims to build awareness of careers in construction - The Capital Journal

October 13, 2017 - 2:14am

The Capital Journal

One-day camp aims to build awareness of careers in construction
The Capital Journal
T.F. Riggs Principal Kevin Mutchelknaus told the Capital Journal that participation in the event is offered first to those students who are enrolled in career and technical education courses, because they at least some interest in the field. But it's ...

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