Technical Education

First-Ever CCCE ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate Awards Presented in Oswego County - Oswego Daily News

June 6, 2018 - 7:38am

Oswego Daily News

First-Ever CCCE ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate Awards Presented in Oswego County
Oswego Daily News
Cayuga Community College's new ACT WorkKeys Center, housed under CCCE, a joint educational partnership between CiTi BOCES and CCC, offers career and technical education to Oswego County and New York State residents. Based at CCC's Fulton ...

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CCTI holds first Signing Day - Standard Speaker

June 6, 2018 - 4:02am

Standard Speaker

CCTI holds first Signing Day
Standard Speaker
On May 30, students from the Carbon Career & Technical Institute's cooperative education program along with their parents, employers and instructors participated in the school's first Signing Day. CCTI's cooperative education program enables students ...

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Arizona Dept. of Education gets new associate superintendent - WRAL.com

June 6, 2018 - 2:38am

WRAL.com

Arizona Dept. of Education gets new associate superintendent
WRAL.com
Cruz will oversee the Office of English Language Acquisition Services, Career and Technical Education, Early Childhood, the Migrant Education Program and K-12 Academic Standards. Before earning her doctoral degree in education from Arizona State ...

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Arizona Dept. of Education gets new associate superintendent - Seattle Times

June 6, 2018 - 2:38am

Arizona Dept. of Education gets new associate superintendent
Seattle Times
PHOENIX (AP) — Heather Cruz has been named the Arizona Department of Education's new associate superintendent of High Academic Standards for Students. The appointment was announced Tuesday by state Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane ...

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Class of 2018: Career pathways leading graduates into 21st-century workforce - Santa Maria Times

June 6, 2018 - 12:15am

Santa Maria Times

Class of 2018: Career pathways leading graduates into 21st-century workforce
Santa Maria Times
As a way of providing an alternative path to well-paying jobs in the community, local school districts have increased the number of career and technical education (CTE) programs offered at area high schools. Graduating seniors who complete one of the ...

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BR-VA school budget likely to include fewer positions and reduced raises - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

June 5, 2018 - 10:22pm

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

BR-VA school budget likely to include fewer positions and reduced raises
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
The greatest impact will likely occur in career and technical education, an area the school system has been trying to build up in recent years to offer more options to students. Plans include absorbing one position in that area and potentially not ...

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Vero Beach High School teacher exonerated in 2017 testing scandal - TCPalm

June 5, 2018 - 6:37pm

TCPalm

Vero Beach High School teacher exonerated in 2017 testing scandal
TCPalm
There was insufficient evidence to prove Ralph Vaughn, a career and technical education teacher at Vero Beach High School, was dishonest or attempted fraud by unplugging computers during exams, wrote Harold Smith, an arbitrator with the American ...

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After-School Programs Enter Career-Tech Space - Education Week

June 5, 2018 - 5:25pm

Education Week

After-School Programs Enter Career-Tech Space
Education Week
Programs like ACE are part of a growing interest in career and technical education, or CTE, in high schools across the country—both in school and after school. In Portland, as in many other districts, the push to increase CTE offerings is partly ...

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Withlacoochee Technical College cutting six positions after funding reduction - Citrus County Chronicle

June 5, 2018 - 3:57pm

Citrus County Chronicle

Withlacoochee Technical College cutting six positions after funding reduction
Citrus County Chronicle
“They're not cutting career and technical education, but they have a funding formula, and every technical college in the state is funded based on that,” Bishop said. “The reason for the funding cuts is that our enrollment was down during the years that ...

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Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ... - Sonoma Index-Tribune

June 5, 2018 - 3:33pm

Sonoma Index-Tribune

Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ...
Sonoma Index-Tribune
Santa Rosa Junior College has awarded about 3000 CTE certificates in each of the past three years, the second-highest total of California community colleges.

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5 North Bay career technical education success stories - North Bay Business Journal

June 5, 2018 - 1:46pm

North Bay Business Journal

5 North Bay career technical education success stories
North Bay Business Journal
Santa Rosa Junior College issued about 3,200 career technical education certificates on May 25. Here are five brief looks at those who are changing their job outlooks via new credentials. Alexia Hicks is seeking a well-paying job and believes getting a ...

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Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ... - North Bay Business Journal

June 5, 2018 - 1:10pm

North Bay Business Journal

Santa Rosa Junior College awards 3,200 career technical education ...
North Bay Business Journal
Santa Rosa Junior College honored about 3,200 students with certificates for having successfully completed one or more of its 150 career technical education, ...

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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to Deliver Keynote ... - U.S. Department of Education (press release)

June 5, 2018 - 11:51am

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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to Deliver Keynote ...
U.S. Department of Education (press release)
Washington — U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will deliver the keynote address at the third International Congress on Vocational and Professional ...
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Learning how to fix bicycles is opening new career paths for teens - Mother Nature Network

June 5, 2018 - 8:22am

Mother Nature Network

Learning how to fix bicycles is opening new career paths for teens
Mother Nature Network
At the end of the program, students earn two certifications: a CTE (career and technical education) certificate and certification as an entry level bike mechanic/assembler endorsed by members of the bicycle industry. Since the program's inception, more ...

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U-46 board reviews ideas for more career academies - Chicago Daily Herald

June 5, 2018 - 6:39am

U-46 board reviews ideas for more career academies
Chicago Daily Herald
The Elgin Area School District U-46 school board Monday night reviewed possible new educational career pathways and an audit of existing career and technical education programs. Officials propose creating new high school academies or pathways ...

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Pine Ridge getting 2 new career and technical schools - Rapid City Journal

June 5, 2018 - 6:36am

Rapid City Journal

Pine Ridge getting 2 new career and technical schools
Rapid City Journal
School board chair Bryan Brewer said the students are ready for the high schools. The district completed a student survey of last year's eighth grade students and found that 90 percent of the students said they would attend an OLC high school if they ...

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Sullivan board to consider adding position - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

June 5, 2018 - 2:19am

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Sullivan board to consider adding position
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
Board members will discuss adding a career and technical education [CTE] facilitator. The supervisory position will be charged with handling CTE and postsecondary education in grades K-12. They will also work closely with community and state agencies, ...

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Learning through the arts - SmartBrief

June 5, 2018 - 12:54am

SmartBrief

Learning through the arts
SmartBrief
An arts integration school is a place where students learn the curriculum in and through the arts. This occurs when there is a natural connection between the skills and processes in multiple curricula. The arts are a proven strategy for accessing ...

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Donora retirees claim they're not getting their due under Mon Valley career and tech center contract - Observer-Reporter

June 5, 2018 - 12:39am

Observer-Reporter

Donora retirees claim they're not getting their due under Mon Valley career and tech center contract
Observer-Reporter
Gerald and Sylvia Wojciechowski of Donora worked at Mon Valley Career and Technology Center in Speers, but when he accepted an early retirement incentive, he was under the impression that their health insurance costs would, for a time, continue to be ...

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Summer internships connect 78 Waco ISD students with hometown job opportunities - Waco Tribune-Herald

June 4, 2018 - 11:36pm

Waco Tribune-Herald

Summer internships connect 78 Waco ISD students with hometown job opportunities
Waco Tribune-Herald
“It's really important that we've taken their investment for 20 students and now all of a sudden we're here,” said Donna McKethan, director of Waco ISD Career and Technical Education. “This program has grown and blossomed into something that is very ...

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