Technical Education

New coding school moves forward with first students - Port Huron Times Herald

December 4, 2017 - 3:51pm

Port Huron Times Herald

New coding school moves forward with first students
Port Huron Times Herald
Students filled 40 of 48 available slots in the program's first run, said Fran McBride, assistant director for career and technical education. "Kids had to sign up pretty much on blind faith, because we didn't have a program for them to come take a ...

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Vocational education seeking to secure state funding | Kingman ... - Kdminer

December 4, 2017 - 8:10am

Kdminer

Vocational education seeking to secure state funding | Kingman ...
Kdminer
KINGMAN – The superintendent of Western Arizona Vocational Education, or WAVE, is asking industry leaders to help secure state funding to train employees for the local workforce. Specifically, Amy West wants them to sign a letter requesting Gov. Doug ...

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Vocational education seeking to secure state funding - Kdminer

December 4, 2017 - 8:10am

Kdminer

Vocational education seeking to secure state funding
Kdminer
KINGMAN – The superintendent of Western Arizona Vocational Education, or WAVE, is asking industry leaders to help secure state funding to train employees for the local workforce. Specifically, Amy West wants them to sign a letter requesting Gov. Doug ...

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Academy of Careers and Technology to host its Festival of Trees Dec. 19 - Beckley Register-Herald

December 4, 2017 - 3:02am

Academy of Careers and Technology to host its Festival of Trees Dec. 19
Beckley Register-Herald
The Academy of Careers and Technology will host its annual Festival of Trees from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, on the school's campus. Every year when December rolls around, ACT career and technical education students and instructors design, sometimes ...

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Education briefs for Monday, Dec. 4 - Richmond.com

December 3, 2017 - 10:36pm

Richmond.com

Education briefs for Monday, Dec. 4
Richmond.com
PETERSBURG — Members of the community are asked to donate canned goods for a community service project at Petersburg High School. The Career and Technical Education Department is constructing a Christmas tree, wreath and wave. Students need 7,000 blue ...

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Student roundup - Albany Times Union

December 3, 2017 - 9:35pm

Student roundup
Albany Times Union
In 2015, the program was expanded to recognize student excellence in Career and Technical Education programs. Students chosen receive a trip to Washington, D.C. in June and the U.S. Presidential Scholars medallion at a ceremony sponsored by the White ...

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Commentary: It's time for Texas to step up on computer science - MyStatesman.com

December 3, 2017 - 7:40pm

MyStatesman.com

Commentary: It's time for Texas to step up on computer science
MyStatesman.com
Computer science and technology applications courses should be placed under the umbrella of Career and Technical Education (CTE) to unlock weighted funding through a CTE allotment. Finally, we need to invest in professional development programs to ...

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Lieutenant governor visits Prosser in New Albany - Evening News and Tribune

December 3, 2017 - 3:21pm

Evening News and Tribune

Lieutenant governor visits Prosser in New Albany
Evening News and Tribune
“So we want to ensure that our young people are prepared to enter into the workforce with a meaningful career either upon graduation from high school or college or at some point in time are adults and need to be retrained and have the skills to take on ...

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Apprenticeships offer on the job learning - News - fosters.com ... - Foster's Daily Democrat

December 3, 2017 - 3:58am

Apprenticeships offer on the job learning - News - fosters.com ...
Foster's Daily Democrat
In part two of this two-part series, apprenticeships and internships are examined at area businesses as well as the rationale behind their implementation.PORTSMOUTH — With a booming economy and several industries straining to find qualified job ...

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'Future of the teaching world' - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

December 3, 2017 - 1:06am

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

'Future of the teaching world'
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
The program gives high school students the foundation to pursue higher education and employment in education careers. Other statewide recruitment initiatives have focused on career and technical education teachers to address shortages. Targeted ...

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Superintendent's column: Programs prepare students for modern workforce - Victoria Advocate

December 2, 2017 - 6:50pm

Victoria Advocate

Superintendent's column: Programs prepare students for modern workforce
Victoria Advocate
During this week's Victoria Economic Development Partnership meeting, we engaged in great discussions regarding the importance of career and technical education programs and how they prepare our students for the jobs of today as well as provide for a ...

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Three LI students are nominees for Presidential Scholars Program - Newsday

December 2, 2017 - 6:33pm

Newsday

Three LI students are nominees for Presidential Scholars Program
Newsday
Eligibility is based on three paths of accomplishment: academic achievement; academic and artistic scholarship in the visual arts, the performing arts or creative writing; and outstanding scholarship in the career and technical education fields. In New ...

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Representatives tour new career and technical education facilities - Tidewater News

December 2, 2017 - 11:25am

Tidewater News

Representatives tour new career and technical education facilities
Tidewater News
Representatives from Isle of Wight County's School Board and Board of Supervisors toured the division's new in-house career and technical education facilities on Wednesday and observed current CTE students in action. The tour began at the school board ...

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'Precautionary Sweep' of South Royalton School Finds No Suspicious Recording Devices - Valley News

December 1, 2017 - 11:14pm

Valley News

'Precautionary Sweep' of South Royalton School Finds No Suspicious Recording Devices
Valley News
Dean Stearns, of Sharon, Vt., speaks with defense attorney Michael Shane on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at Windsor Superior Court in White River Junction, Vt. Stearns, who is the principal of South Royalton High School, is charged with voyeurism and ...

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Gov.Snyder declares December as Career Exploration and ... - WLUC - UpperMichigansSource.com

December 1, 2017 - 2:23pm

UpperMichigansSource.com

Gov.Snyder declares December as Career Exploration and ... - WLUC
UpperMichigansSource.com
Gov. Rick Snyder has declared December as Career Exploration and Awareness Month, building on efforts to close the state's talent gap by elevating the many pathways and resources for residents and students in Michigan to access rewarding, good-paying ...

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Building better pipelines of workers - News - fosters.com - Dover, NH - Foster's Daily Democrat

December 1, 2017 - 11:10am

Building better pipelines of workers - News - fosters.com - Dover, NH
Foster's Daily Democrat
Editor's note: In this first of a two-part series, the alignment between career and technical education centers and industry in the state is explored.In October, nearly 70 organizations including area businesses, military branches, colleges and ...

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Building better pipelines of workers - News - seacoastonline.com ... - Seacoastonline.com

December 1, 2017 - 11:03am

Building better pipelines of workers - News - seacoastonline.com ...
Seacoastonline.com
Editor's note: In this first of a two-part series, the alignment between career and technical education centers and industry in the state is explored.In October, nearly 70 organizations including area businesses, military branches, colleges and ...

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New law requires school counselors to do more career counseling ... - The Daily Telegram

December 1, 2017 - 10:55am

The Daily Telegram

New law requires school counselors to do more career counseling ...
The Daily Telegram
The legislation had strong support in both branches of the legislature, passing the House with a 101-6 vote and the Senate with a 38-0 vote. A new Michigan law will require school counselors to dedicate more time to paths after high school other than ...

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Carmel Clay Schools could donate land to City of Carmel for Guilford Road upgrades - Current in Carmel (press release)

December 1, 2017 - 9:42am

Current in Carmel (press release)

Carmel Clay Schools could donate land to City of Carmel for Guilford Road upgrades
Current in Carmel (press release)
What happened: The school board approved a partnership with Ivy Tech Community College that expands Career and Technical Education offerings. What it means: Carmel High School students will have the opportunity to take 12 to 13 college credits at Ivy ...

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Students with disabilities learn about career opportunities - Pittsburg Morning Sun

November 30, 2017 - 6:41pm

Pittsburg Morning Sun

Students with disabilities learn about career opportunities
Pittsburg Morning Sun
“It is all about evening the playing field for students,” Pittsburg State University Student Accommodations Coordinator Nicole Dublin said. The students also traveled to the Southeast Kansas Career and Technical Education Center of Crawford County to ...

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