Technical Education

Texas Workforce Commission Careers in Texas Industries Exploration Fair - Odessa American

September 25, 2017 - 11:56pm

Texas Workforce Commission Careers in Texas Industries Exploration Fair
Odessa American
Several Odessa College departments, including Fab Lab, Instrumentation, Career and Technical Education, Nursing and Allied Health, Automotive and Diesel, Education, and Criminal Justice, will partner with the participating organizations to explain the ...

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In Attleboro, proposed Blue Pride High would be partly green - The Sun Chronicle

September 25, 2017 - 11:09pm

The Sun Chronicle

In Attleboro, proposed Blue Pride High would be partly green
The Sun Chronicle
It wanted to make the panels easier to maintain and more available for students to study in the school's Career and Technical Education Program. Also rejected was a proposal to add a “green roof” to the 486,000-square-foot building which would stretch ...

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Why Fed Chair Janet Yellen Keeps Bringing Up Education as an Economic Force—and Why Not Everyone Is Thrilled - The 74

September 25, 2017 - 5:34pm

The 74

Why Fed Chair Janet Yellen Keeps Bringing Up Education as an Economic Force—and Why Not Everyone Is Thrilled
The 74
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was two and a half hours into testimony before the House Financial Services Committee July 12 when she veered slightly from the usual talk of inflation and interest rates. Improving training and education in the ...

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NEMCC to host Business & Industry Expo - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

September 25, 2017 - 4:39pm

NEMCC to host Business & Industry Expo
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
BOONEVILLE – Northeast Mississippi Community College's Division of Business and Engineering Technology will host a Business and Industry Expo on Thursday, Oct. 12, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., in the career/technical area behind Dean Hall on the ...

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Testimony regarding a local law to amend New York City's ... - UFT - United Federation of Teachers

September 25, 2017 - 1:42pm

Testimony regarding a local law to amend New York City's ... - UFT
United Federation of Teachers
UFT Vice President for Career and Technical High Schools Sterling Roberson and Adult Education Chapter Special Representative Patricia Crispino testified ...

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Families welcome at Orleans CTE open house - The Daily News Online

September 25, 2017 - 5:44am

Families welcome at Orleans CTE open house
The Daily News Online
MEDINA — The Orleans Career and Technical Education Center will host an open house/information night on Sept. 28. The open house will take place 5 to 8 p.m. at the center on 4232 Shelby Basin Rd. It's a great opportunity for students and their parents ...

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Proposed Middle STEP Act could be helpful to region - Beckley Register-Herald

September 25, 2017 - 3:06am

Proposed Middle STEP Act could be helpful to region
Beckley Register-Herald
... we just need to train our students with the skills to fill them,” said Kaine, a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee and co-chair of the Senate Career and Technical Education (CTE) Caucus. “Career and technical ...

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New career coach helping seniors prepare for trades, manufacturing - Kinston Free Press

September 25, 2017 - 2:22am

Kinston Free Press

New career coach helping seniors prepare for trades, manufacturing
Kinston Free Press
'”This is specifically for career and technical education, not (college) transfer programs,” LCC vice president Dr. Deborah Grimes, who wrote the grant application, told the Lenoir County Board of Education during the recent meeting where the NC Works ...

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Trio takes on director duties at WACC after former exec's resignation - SaukValley.com

September 24, 2017 - 8:10pm

SaukValley.com

Trio takes on director duties at WACC after former exec's resignation
SaukValley.com
After a brief search, Stouffer, who has 15 years experience as director of the LaSalle Peru Area Career Center and Starved Rock Associates for Vocational and Technical Education with the LaSalle-Peru School District, was hired Aug. 30. The career ...

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Coopers Car Show revs up in Painted Post - My Twin Tiers.com

September 24, 2017 - 6:19pm

My Twin Tiers.com

Coopers Car Show revs up in Painted Post
My Twin Tiers.com
Members of the Career and Technical Education Program hosted the event. Their program offers training in over 20 careers from automotive training to culinary arts. Proceeds will benefit the student activity fund that contributes to traveling costs for ...

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COLUMN: Back To School / Welcome Back! - The News Guard

September 24, 2017 - 6:02pm

The News Guard

COLUMN: Back To School / Welcome Back!
The News Guard
With the need for more career and technical education opportunities, we are offering middle school technology, video production, and art courses. The high school is now exploring new course offerings in the science and technology fields. Taft 7-12 has ...

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Students, parents share responsibility for building skills - Citrus County Chronicle

September 24, 2017 - 6:02pm

Students, parents share responsibility for building skills
Citrus County Chronicle
One area schools can help students focus on without too much change in curriculum is career “soft skills.” These are the skills employers most often cite as lacking in new job candidates and include communication, problem solving, teamwork, leadership ...

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Inside ESSA Plans: How Are States Looking Beyond Test Scores? - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

September 24, 2017 - 12:17pm

Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Inside ESSA Plans: How Are States Looking Beyond Test Scores?
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
At least 33 states are incorporating some kind of postsecondary-readiness measure, whether that's ACT scores, SAT scores, dual enrollment, Advanced Placement, career and technical education pathways, a mix of those factors, or something else.

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Inside ESSA Plans: How Are States Looking Beyond Test Scores? - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

September 24, 2017 - 11:20am

Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Inside ESSA Plans: How Are States Looking Beyond Test Scores?
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
At least 33 states are incorporating some kind of postsecondary-readiness measure, whether that's ACT scores, SAT scores, dual enrollment, Advanced Placement, career and technical education pathways, a mix of those factors, or something else.

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Laurel schools set sights on expanded career education, hoping voters want it too - Billings Gazette

September 24, 2017 - 7:17am

Billings Gazette

Laurel schools set sights on expanded career education, hoping voters want it too
Billings Gazette
When new high school principal Shawnda Zahara-Harris looks out over the South Elementary School campus, she sees a far brighter future for career and technical education than a building sandwiched next to the bus barn can offer. The conversion of South ...

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Health careers a growing focus in secondary education - Terre Haute Tribune Star

September 24, 2017 - 12:05am

Terre Haute Tribune Star

Health careers a growing focus in secondary education
Terre Haute Tribune Star
Career and technical education [CTE] programs play a major role in achieving one of the state's primary goals —Indiana students leaving high school prepared for postsecondary education and training to enter into high wage, high demand careers ...

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Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program - Camp Verde Bugle

September 23, 2017 - 2:50pm

Camp Verde Bugle

Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program
Camp Verde Bugle
With a new 7,700-square-foot career and technical education campus at 3405 E. SR 89A, Valley Academy – also known as V'ACTE – includes construction technology among its new offerings. And Valley Academy Superintendent Bob Weir said he is pleased ...

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Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program - Verde Independent

September 23, 2017 - 2:49pm

Verde Independent

Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program
Verde Independent
With a new 7,700-square-foot career and technical education campus at 3405 E. SR 89A, Valley Academy – also known as V'ACTE – includes construction technology among its new offerings. And Valley Academy Superintendent Bob Weir said he is pleased ...

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Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program - Verde Independent

September 23, 2017 - 2:49pm

Verde Independent

Valley Academy claims early success with new construction program
Verde Independent
With a new 7,700-square-foot career and technical education campus at 3405 E. SR 89A, Valley Academy – also known as V'ACTE – includes construction technology among its new offerings. And Valley Academy Superintendent Bob Weir said he is pleased ...

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Manufacturers push lawmakers to address coming workforce shortage - NUVO

September 23, 2017 - 8:05am

NUVO

Manufacturers push lawmakers to address coming workforce shortage
NUVO
“Even though manufacturing represents 20 percent of Indiana's labor force, the highest of any sector, only 4 percent of career and technical education enrollments in Indiana high school career centers are in courses aligned with manufacturing,” said ...

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