Technical Education

Thompson and Hicks claim seats in House of Delegates - Huntington Herald Dispatch

November 7, 2018 - 12:08am

Thompson and Hicks claim seats in House of Delegates
Huntington Herald Dispatch
"We must continue to advance our career and technical education in the school system and focus on career opportunities that are available in our state," Thompson said. "We must prepare both students who plan to attend college and those who wish to ...

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School system offers first career, technology education exploration showcase for eighth graders - SoMdNews.com

November 7, 2018 - 12:04am

SoMdNews.com

School system offers first career, technology education exploration showcase for eighth graders
SoMdNews.com
Charles County Public Schools (CCPS) hosted its first two-day Career and Technology Education (CTE) Student Exploration Showcase last week at the College of Southern Maryland's La Plata campus, where eighth graders were introduced to numerous ...

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Senate District 10: Incumbent Jackie Winters leads challenger Deb Patterson - Statesman Journal

November 6, 2018 - 11:43pm

Statesman Journal

Senate District 10: Incumbent Jackie Winters leads challenger Deb Patterson
Statesman Journal
Her platform also included improving education, particularly career and technical education and education for children with special needs. Winters' campaign fund outweighed Patterson's. Winters started 2018 with a campaign fund balance of $221,072, and ...

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Early results in favor of DCSD tax measures - Highlands Ranch Herald

November 6, 2018 - 10:11pm

Chalkbeat Colorado

Early results in favor of DCSD tax measures
Highlands Ranch Herald
Ballot Issue 5B, a $250 million bond, would go toward urgent building needs, new construction, transportation, career technical education and security. Ballot measures on school funding were brought before Douglas County voters in 2008 and 2011, but ...
Bond issue to fund new IV stadium passes; NP, BCC levies renewedNew Philadelphia Times Reporter
Jeffco voters to decide on raising taxes to boost teacher pay, repair school buildingsChalkbeat Colorado
Early results leave funding for Jeffco schools uncertainGolden Transcript

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Bill Lee is Tennessee's next governor. Here's how he'll begin to shape education. - Chalkbeat Tennessee

November 6, 2018 - 9:01pm

The Commercial Appeal

Bill Lee is Tennessee's next governor. Here's how he'll begin to shape education.
Chalkbeat Tennessee
A political novice, Republican businessman Bill Lee has defied conventional wisdom to become Tennessee's next governor. Now he'll have to show that he can govern, too, over a state that has pioneered education reforms for a decade and climbed national ...
What will education in Tennessee look like under Bill Lee? Here's what we knowThe Commercial Appeal

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Latest Results: MSU & Local School Trustees Results - WKAR

November 6, 2018 - 8:06pm

WKAR

Latest Results: MSU & Local School Trustees Results
WKAR
CLINTON COUNTY REGIONAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY AREA CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION MILLAGE PROPOSAL. Pass; Fail. CLINTON COUNTY REGIONAL EDUCATION SERVICE AGENCY SPECIAL EDUCATION MILLAGE ...

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Roswell Rotary Club supports construction programs in local schools - MDJOnline.com

November 6, 2018 - 4:26pm

MDJOnline.com

Roswell Rotary Club supports construction programs in local schools
MDJOnline.com
This year, a $10,000 grant was awarded to Roswell High School, Roswell Rotary and North Fulton Rotary by Rotary District 6900 for use in the Career and Technical Education Program at the high school. “Roswell Rotary and the construction programs are a ...

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Tech center targets next generation - MiBiz

November 6, 2018 - 2:25pm

Tech center targets next generation
MiBiz
The Tech Center, a part of the Kent Intermediate School District, will use a $300,000 competitive grant to create a virtual welding lab for students studying diesel and automotive technology, auto collision, precision machining, mechatronics and HVAC ...

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Apex Learning Wins ComputED Gazette's 22nd Annual EDDIE Awards - Markets Insider

November 6, 2018 - 11:36am

Apex Learning Wins ComputED Gazette's 22nd Annual EDDIE Awards
Markets Insider
Apex Learning's recently expanded Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs of study were recognized for preparing high school students to earn certifications that lead to real-world skills and higher wage jobs they can pursue immediately upon ...

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Technology refresh on a budget - SmartBrief

November 6, 2018 - 12:37am

SmartBrief

Technology refresh on a budget
SmartBrief
One of the biggest barriers for a school or district considering a one-to-one implementation is cost. Technology is expensive and the idea of purchasing new devices for every student -- and planning for replacements, repairs, and technology refreshes ...

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Harrison County, WV, Board of Education gets community and technical education update, honors students and ... - WV News

November 5, 2018 - 10:27pm

WV News

Harrison County, WV, Board of Education gets community and technical education update, honors students and ...
WV News
CLARKSBURG — A student advisory committee formed to analyze ways to expand and advocate for career and technical education offerings in the county recently held its first meeting, and it's expected to present projects to the Harrison County Board of ...

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New committee formed to assist DHS career tech programs - Demopolis Times

November 5, 2018 - 4:57pm

Demopolis Times

New committee formed to assist DHS career tech programs
Demopolis Times
Twenty representatives of area businesses, industries, and community agencies have been named to a committee that will provide input and recommendations to the career and technical education programs at Demopolis High School. The Career and ...

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Idaho second state to implement Code.org CS education policies - Weekly News Journal

November 5, 2018 - 4:13pm

Idaho second state to implement Code.org CS education policies
Weekly News Journal
"Computer science is critical for every student, and Idaho continues to lead the way in making computing and STEM education opportunities available in our state's K-through-career education system," Idaho Gov. ... Foundation, Idaho National Laboratory ...

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Public forum for parks, open space master plan Nov. 13 - The Hutchinson News

November 5, 2018 - 3:49pm

Public forum for parks, open space master plan Nov. 13
The Hutchinson News
13, at the Hutchinson Career and Technical Education Academy (CTEA), 800 15th Circle. Development of the master plan is funded through the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas' Pathways to a Healthy Kansas grant. A nationally known parks and recreation ...

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Will Coloradans raise their taxes to fund schools? - The Denver Channel

November 5, 2018 - 1:46pm

The Denver Channel

Will Coloradans raise their taxes to fund schools?
The Denver Channel
A big question Colorado voters will answer on Tuesday is whether or not they're willing to raise their own taxes to pay for teacher salaries, school improvements and other educational needs. One of the most talked-about measures on the statewide ballot ...

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Will Coloradans raise their taxes to fund schools? - The Denver Channel

November 5, 2018 - 1:46pm

The Denver Channel

Will Coloradans raise their taxes to fund schools?
The Denver Channel
A big question Colorado voters will answer on Tuesday is whether or not they're willing to raise their own taxes to pay for teacher salaries, school improvements and other educational needs. One of the most talked-about measures on the statewide ballot ...

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What Awaits Education If Republicans Keep the House - Education Week (blog)

November 5, 2018 - 12:18pm

Education Week (blog)

What Awaits Education If Republicans Keep the House
Education Week (blog)
... Obama-era regulations for Every Student Succeeds Act accountability and for teacher preparation, perhaps the biggest accomplishment for this Congress was passing a reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act last summer.

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ICYMI: Most read by educators - SmartBrief

November 5, 2018 - 10:28am

SmartBrief

ICYMI: Most read by educators
SmartBrief
This "most read" feature reflects the most read items in ASCD SmartBrief from the previous week. Sign up for ASCD SmartBrief to get news like this in your inbox, or check out all of SmartBrief's education newsletters, covering career and technical ...

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Election 2018, US House: Hudson faces challenge from McNeill in 8th District - Salisbury Post

November 4, 2018 - 6:40pm

Salisbury Post

Election 2018, US House: Hudson faces challenge from McNeill in 8th District
Salisbury Post
“I continue to support policies that make it easier for students to pursue higher education, to transform our career and technical education system and to improve job-training programs. I know first-hand how this works because I served on the Board of ...

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General Election Public Question #1: 'Securing Our Children's Future Bond Act' Explained - TAPinto.net

November 4, 2018 - 6:29pm

TAPinto.net

General Election Public Question #1: 'Securing Our Children's Future Bond Act' Explained
TAPinto.net
Money from the grants would be used to build, equip, and expand facilities to increase career and technical education program capacity. Money would also be used for school security upgrades and school district water infrastructure improvement projects.
NJ midterm elections 2018: Public questions on Tuesday's ballotMyCentralJersey.com

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