Technical Education

Students learn trades in dual enrollment program with TSC - Brownsville Herald

September 14, 2018 - 2:56pm

Brownsville Herald

Students learn trades in dual enrollment program with TSC
Brownsville Herald
“We have to make sure that students get out of high school with at least a certificate of some sort,” said Ronnie Rodriguez, Director of the Los Fresnos CISD Career and Technical Education program. “In this case, they also have a chance to get ...

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Inside the spending deal that will fund the Education Department - Politico

September 14, 2018 - 10:03am

Inside the spending deal that will fund the Education Department
Politico
That would be a $100 increase from the current maximum award of $6,095 and mark the second year in a row that Congress has increased funding for the program. The deal also includes a $70 million increase for career and technical education programs, ...

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Four hard questions that will dictate the future of career and technical education - American Enterprise Institute

September 14, 2018 - 9:06am

Four hard questions that will dictate the future of career and technical education
American Enterprise Institute
This summer, Tony joined a bunch of us policy wonks at AEI for a dinner discussion about career and technical education (CTE). After all, before becoming a superintendent and then a state chief, Tony's experience included serving as the principal of ...

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Online School Announces First-Of-Its-Kind Career & Technical Education Program - School Buyers Online

September 14, 2018 - 8:40am

Online School Announces First-Of-Its-Kind Career & Technical Education Program
School Buyers Online
Mill City, OR (PRWEB) - The state's leading tuition-free virtual public school, Oregon Connections Academy (ORCA), is launching a new Career and Technical Education (CTE) program for the 2018-19 school year called ASCEND, the Academy of Specialized ...

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40 CTE options and where to find them - Philadelphia Public School Notebook

September 14, 2018 - 2:08am

Philadelphia Public School Notebook

40 CTE options and where to find them
Philadelphia Public School Notebook
In the School District's career and technical education (CTE) programs, students learn the technical theories, competencies, and skills that are used in business, professional settings, and industry. They also engage in a college preparatory academic ...

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Grant dollars expand academy offerings at RPS; district to add business partnership program - Omaha World-Herald

September 14, 2018 - 2:06am

Omaha World-Herald

Grant dollars expand academy offerings at RPS; district to add business partnership program
Omaha World-Herald
For the third year in a row, Ralston Public Schools will receive a Perkins reVISION Action grant, which goes toward career and technical education programs. Over that time, RPS has used the funds to expand academies and other programs at Ralston High ...

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Four Hard Questions That Will Dictate the Future of Career and Technical Education - EducationNext

September 14, 2018 - 12:03am

EducationNext

Four Hard Questions That Will Dictate the Future of Career and Technical Education
EducationNext
This summer, Tony joined a bunch of us policy wonks at AEI for a dinner discussion about career and technical education (CTE). After all, before becoming a superintendent and then a state chief, Tony's experience included serving as the principal of ...

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Adult ed director looks to expand program - Dothan Eagle

September 13, 2018 - 4:24pm

Dothan Eagle

Adult ed director looks to expand program
Dothan Eagle
“Currently, there is no HVAC training available in Jackson County, or in Washington County, so while our adult education program is not currently equipped as a career and technical education provider, we are exploring options that would enlarge our ...

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Additional school building improvements are underfunded - Buffalo Reflex

September 13, 2018 - 2:48pm

Buffalo Reflex

Additional school building improvements are underfunded
Buffalo Reflex
The first article (part 1) focused on our financial history over the past three years and the concept of financial rightsizing; the second article focused on changes in career and technical education; the third article focused on the condition of our ...

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Push to widen interest in STEM getting $300,00 injection - The Advocate

September 13, 2018 - 1:18pm

The Advocate

Push to widen interest in STEM getting $300,00 injection
The Advocate
The injection of new dollars is a joint project by LCTCS and the state Department of Education. The source of the funding is federal aid, known as Perkins funds that are often used to promote career and technical education for high school students.

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Career focus - New Times SLO

September 13, 2018 - 12:06pm

New Times SLO

Career focus
New Times SLO
It might be 2018, but when it comes to career and technical education programs, John Cascamo says many people's perceptions are still rooted decades in the past. "Many people think of it in terms of it just being a welding or auto shop class, and those ...

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Tech center gets new principal - The Daily Progress

September 13, 2018 - 11:15am

The Daily Progress

Tech center gets new principal
The Daily Progress
Ormsmith most recently worked in Career and Technical Education (CTE) in Staunton City Schools. “One of my responsibilities in Staunton was CTE director, and it was the best part of my job,” Ormsmith said. “So when Mr. Sparks decided to leave I applied ...

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Northeast student awarded national career and technical scholarship - KTIC

September 13, 2018 - 9:52am

KTIC

Northeast student awarded national career and technical scholarship
KTIC
At Northeast, Ellis is a participant in the TRIO Student Support Services (TRIO/SSS) program, an academic assistance program funded through TRIO grants by the US Department of Education. It consists of eight programs targeted to serve and assist ...

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Four Hard Questions That Will Dictate the Future of Career and ... - Education Week (blog)

September 13, 2018 - 8:50am

Education Week (blog)

Four Hard Questions That Will Dictate the Future of Career and ...
Education Week (blog)
Tony Bennett, the former state superintendent of Indiana and Florida, shares four practical questions that help gauge whether today's embrace of CTE is serious.
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Barletta again votes to close the skills gap - The Shippensburg News-Chronicle

September 13, 2018 - 8:19am

Barletta again votes to close the skills gap
The Shippensburg News-Chronicle
Congressman Lou Barletta (R-11) again supported legislation July 25 to close the skills gap and ensure Pennsylvania workers have the tools they need to fill high-skilled and in-demand jobs. Barletta, a long-time supporter of career and technical ...

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Texas considering cutting high school cosmetology courses - KSAT San Antonio

September 13, 2018 - 6:27am

KSAT San Antonio

Texas considering cutting high school cosmetology courses
KSAT San Antonio
They were among the more than 170 students participating in a concentrated, 1,000-hour cosmetology licensing program Hays offers as part of its career and technical education programming. This cosmetology program prepares students to start working in ...

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Our Turn: Jim Langevin and Glenn 'GT' Thompson: Closing the skills gap is bipartisan affair - The Providence Journal

September 12, 2018 - 5:42pm

Our Turn: Jim Langevin and Glenn 'GT' Thompson: Closing the skills gap is bipartisan affair
The Providence Journal
Bipartisanship isn't dead. In fact, it just experienced a significant victory. Though we come from opposite sides of the aisle, we successfully worked together as co-chairs of the bipartisan Congressional Career and Technical Education Caucus to ...

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Robotics, Smart Manufacturing Engage Students and Educators at Summit - Modern Machine Shop (blog)

September 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

Modern Machine Shop (blog)

Robotics, Smart Manufacturing Engage Students and Educators at Summit
Modern Machine Shop (blog)
... as Learning Labs, a Manufacturing Classroom of the Future, Student Mentor Labs, a FIRST Robotics display and more are offering attendees deep dives into the latest technology and industry trends, as well as career and technical education opportunities.

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Three Manatee schools employees now on leave because of software problems - Bradenton Herald

September 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

Bradenton Herald

Three Manatee schools employees now on leave because of software problems
Bradenton Herald
... news comes about one month after Deputy Superintendent Ron Ciranna was placed on leave. His position was recently filled on an interim basis by Doug Wagner, who also serves the district as its executive director of adult, career and technical ...

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Texas Workforce Commission Awards Over $200K to Valley School District - KVEO-TV

September 12, 2018 - 4:23pm

KVEO-TV

Texas Workforce Commission Awards Over $200K to Valley School District
KVEO-TV
"The JET grant will help purchase equipment that will aid students with their hands-on technical skills and bedside manner," said PSJA Career Technical Education (CTE) Director Griselda Quintanilla. "PSJA CTE students will receive training that leads ...

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