Technical Education

OPINION: Graduating College and Career Ready - Petoskey News-Review

November 28, 2017 - 12:39am

Petoskey News-Review

OPINION: Graduating College and Career Ready
Petoskey News-Review
In high school these paths are reflected in Advanced Placement (AP) courses, Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs, early college, and dual enrollment. At Gaylord High School we offer 11 AP courses, 11 CTE programs, and we have 200 students ...

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Gillibrand introduces bill to promote 'maker' education - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

November 27, 2017 - 7:46pm

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Gillibrand introduces bill to promote 'maker' education
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Kirsten Gillibrand recently addressed staff and students at Charles D'Amico High School in Albion on the topic of federal support for career and technical education. Shown here with Gillibrand are Joe Steinmetz, center, career and technical education ...

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Rep. Krishnamoorthi Urges Senate Committee to Act on Bill Aimed at Educating Americans for 21st Century Workforce - India West

November 27, 2017 - 7:04pm

India West

Rep. Krishnamoorthi Urges Senate Committee to Act on Bill Aimed at Educating Americans for 21st Century Workforce
India West
Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Illinois (pictured), has joined forces with Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pennsylvania, to urge the Senate to pass the “Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act.” The bill was approved unanimously by ...

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Abilene high school students to take firefighter classes - Midland Reporter-Telegram

November 27, 2017 - 6:42pm

Midland Reporter-Telegram

Abilene high school students to take firefighter classes
Midland Reporter-Telegram
It's the same story with several other Abilene Independent School District high school students lucky enough to be able to take advantage of a new career and technical education program. “I always wanted to be in the field,” Wright said. “But the ...

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Lenior County Public Schools gets share grant to teach computer coding - WCTI12.com

November 27, 2017 - 6:05pm

WCTI12.com

Lenior County Public Schools gets share grant to teach computer coding
WCTI12.com
According to a press release from the school system, the district will use $36,160 to work in conjunction with Apple to train teachers and create a curriculum for students in the district's Career and Technical Education program. That could lead to ...

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Salina Tech and City Sign Police Science Agreement - KSAL

November 27, 2017 - 4:08pm

KSAL

Salina Tech and City Sign Police Science Agreement
KSAL
The State of Kansas will pay the students' tuition for most of the classes through the Kansas Excel in CTE program (CTE stands for Career and Technical Education). Under an agreement signed with the Salina School District in October, Salina Tech agreed ...

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Minuteman honors Program Advisory Committees - Wicked Local Arlington

November 27, 2017 - 3:39pm

Wicked Local Arlington

Minuteman honors Program Advisory Committees
Wicked Local Arlington
They serve on Minuteman's Program Advisory Committees, which are composed of currently-practicing professionals representing each Chapter 74 career and technical education program Minuteman offers, students, parents and guardians, industry and ...

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Minuteman honors Program Advisory Committees - Wicked Local Concord

November 27, 2017 - 3:38pm

Wicked Local Concord

Minuteman honors Program Advisory Committees
Wicked Local Concord
The close, mutually beneficial partnership between business, industry and Minuteman High School was highlighted at Minuteman's ninth annual Program ...

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Testimony regarding career pathways and workforce development systems - United Federation of Teachers

November 27, 2017 - 3:29pm

Testimony regarding career pathways and workforce development systems
United Federation of Teachers
It is critical to strengthen and expand career and technical education programs in the city to achieve these bold objectives. Career and technical education programs help keep students from falling through the cracks by offering alternatives to ...

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Haywood County Schools Foundation awards $38000 in grants - The Mountaineer

November 27, 2017 - 11:52am

The Mountaineer

Haywood County Schools Foundation awards $38000 in grants
The Mountaineer
Noal Castater, Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher at Waynesville Middle School, has received several Haywood County Schools Foundation grants in the past. This year, he was awarded the Evergreen Packaging Math and Science grant, First ...

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Updates from Johnson County Community College: Transforming our campus - Shawnee Mission Post

November 27, 2017 - 11:03am

Shawnee Mission Post

Updates from Johnson County Community College: Transforming our campus
Shawnee Mission Post
In addition to the Career and Technical Education Center, the transformation project will include a new Fine Arts and Design Studios building, which will be located on the campus' east side near the Carlsen Center, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art and ...

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SLP Schools expands career and tech ed pathways - ECM Publishers

November 27, 2017 - 8:21am

ECM Publishers

SLP Schools expands career and tech ed pathways
ECM Publishers
The district, working closely with industry partners, has developed three career and technical education pathways that allow students to explore business and entrepreneurship; technology, engineering and design; and health and human services fields ...

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Florida Ranks in the Top 10 on Merit Shop Scorecard - Builder Magazine

November 27, 2017 - 8:19am

Florida Ranks in the Top 10 on Merit Shop Scorecard
Builder Magazine
At the Career and Technical Education level, 82% of Florida's Career and Technical Education high school graduates are placed in colleges or careers. The ABC East Coast Florida Chapter also operates the ABC Institute, an apprenticeship and training ...

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Scramble for Dual-Credit Certification - Inside Higher Ed

November 27, 2017 - 3:25am

Scramble for Dual-Credit Certification
Inside Higher Ed
While Ivy Tech does have dual-credit instructors in career and technical education, the certifications those instructors have already meet HLC requirements, Newby said, adding that the need is to get the graduate credit requirements for those ...

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SVSU selects K-12 educators for Gerstacker leadership program - Midland Daily News

November 27, 2017 - 2:02am

Midland Daily News

SVSU selects K-12 educators for Gerstacker leadership program
Midland Daily News
A new group of K-12 education leaders committed to professional growth will join the Saginaw Valley State University Gerstacker Fellowship program in 2018. As part of the initiative, 12 teachers, principals, and program administrators from across ...

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WV MetroNews – Re-imagined vocational education prepares ... - West Virginia MetroNews

November 26, 2017 - 7:46pm

WV MetroNews – Re-imagined vocational education prepares ...
West Virginia MetroNews
DELBARTON, W.Va. — Visitors to Mingo Central High School's career and technical education classrooms may see students under the hood of a truck or lit up ...

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U-46 to spend nearly $15 million on 2018 building projects - Chicago Daily Herald

November 26, 2017 - 4:04pm

Chicago Daily Herald

U-46 to spend nearly $15 million on 2018 building projects
Chicago Daily Herald
U-46 is in the process of instituting a comprehensive college and career pathways model, building on a network of career and technical education (CTE) programs within six schools. Welding is the top industry in the region, according to a report issued ...

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California Central Valley Congressman Jim Costa Joins a Bipartisan ... - Sierra Sun Times

November 26, 2017 - 9:18am

California Central Valley Congressman Jim Costa Joins a Bipartisan ...
Sierra Sun Times
November 26, 2017 - FRESNO, CA – 237 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have sent a letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member on the Senate ...

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California Central Valley Congressman Jim Costa Joins a Bipartisan Majority in House Urging Senate Action to ... - Sierra Sun Times

November 26, 2017 - 9:18am

Sierra Sun Times

California Central Valley Congressman Jim Costa Joins a Bipartisan Majority in House Urging Senate Action to ...
Sierra Sun Times
Career and technical education programs have played a critical role in helping many of our young people find long-term employment or develop a career, especially in our rural and underserved communities,” said Congressman Jim Costa (CA-16), who ...

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Push for higher-education certificates over college degrees gets mixed grades - Gainesville Sun

November 26, 2017 - 7:41am

Gainesville Sun

Push for higher-education certificates over college degrees gets mixed grades
Gainesville Sun
“We really, really encourage students to complete the degree,” said John McNeely, associate vice president for career and technical education programs. “They will do better if they complete the degree.” Frank Avery, executive director of CareerSource ...

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