Technical Education

New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs - The Daily Tribune

November 29, 2017 - 12:39pm

New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs
The Daily Tribune
School districts across Michigan have new tools to create and strengthen career and technical education programs, give students a comprehensive look at all ...

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New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs - The Morning Sun

November 29, 2017 - 12:37pm

New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs
The Morning Sun
School districts across Michigan have new tools to create and strengthen career and technical education programs, give students a comprehensive look at all their career options, and improving the state's talented workforce.

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New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs - The Morning Sun

November 29, 2017 - 12:37pm

The Morning Sun

New manuals help strengthen career readiness programs
The Morning Sun
Salk Elementary fifth-grade student Danny Bayhan III shows State Superintendent Brian Whiston how he keeps track of his math learning. Teacher Ashley Fenech right, observes with, from left, Fraser Board of Education Trustee Dan Stawinski and board ...

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JCCC receives $10 million lead gift for major campus transformation initiative - The Dispatch

November 29, 2017 - 1:04am

JCCC receives $10 million lead gift for major campus transformation initiative
The Dispatch
With an eye toward career training needs for students, the Sunderland's $10 million challenge gift will support the new Career and Technical Education Center. The challenge comes early in a private funds drive the JCCC Foundation has initiated to ...

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School board recognizes support of yearbook, donation to CTE class - Cheboygan Daily Tribune

November 29, 2017 - 12:07am

Cheboygan Daily Tribune

School board recognizes support of yearbook, donation to CTE class
Cheboygan Daily Tribune
Reehl also acknowledged a donation that had been made to the Career and Technical Education Automotive Technology program. “We would like to thank Black River Customs, Mrs. Ridings, for the generous donation of the hydrographic film,” said Reehl.

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Ambulance donation to help create new generation of EMTs - Idaho State Journal

November 28, 2017 - 10:01pm

Idaho State Journal

Ambulance donation to help create new generation of EMTs
Idaho State Journal
Instructor Mark Brood, far left, poses with his students in front of an ambulance donated to Pocatello/Chubbuck School District 25's 1st Responder Academy. The new ambulance is expected to provide students training to be EMTs with real-world experience.

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Gwinnett Board of Education praises partnership between school district and Gwinnett Medical Center - Gwinnettdailypost.com

November 28, 2017 - 6:10pm

Gwinnettdailypost.com

Gwinnett Board of Education praises partnership between school district and Gwinnett Medical Center
Gwinnettdailypost.com
Another key aspect of the partnership is the academic support provided to the various Medical and Health Science programs offered through Gwinnett County Public Schools' Career and Technical Education programs, including medical-related academies at ...

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'Not your daddy's vo-tech:' Baton Rouge school leaders seek ... - The Advocate

November 28, 2017 - 5:55pm

The Advocate

'Not your daddy's vo-tech:' Baton Rouge school leaders seek ...
The Advocate
As a long-planned $17 million career-focused high school emerges from the dirt in Melrose East, East Baton Rouge school officials are seeking help from local businesses that stand to benefit.
State-of-the-art high school career training center opening next fallGreater Baton Rouge Business Report

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LCPS wins grant from state to teach computer coding - News - The ... - Kinston Free Press

November 28, 2017 - 4:47pm

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LCPS wins grant from state to teach computer coding - News - The ...
Kinston Free Press
Lenoir County Public Schools has won a share of a $400000 state grant designed to develop coursework for middle and high school students in computer ...
Lenoir County Schools Receives State Coding, App Development ...Public Radio East

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DeVos Racks Up More Than a Dozen Visits to Florida Schools - U.S. News & World Report

November 28, 2017 - 3:17pm

U.S. News & World Report

DeVos Racks Up More Than a Dozen Visits to Florida Schools
U.S. News & World Report
Florida has quickly become the education darling of the Trump administration, with Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos now having visited the Sunshine State more than a dozen times to highlight everything from school choice to career and technical ...

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Minnesota spends millions on workforce training. Here's how they track whether those programs are actually effective - MinnPost

November 28, 2017 - 11:56am

MinnPost

Minnesota spends millions on workforce training. Here's how they track whether those programs are actually effective
MinnPost
So she enrolled in a 12-week training program in manufacturing at Avivo, a Minneapolis-based nonprofit that provides career and technical education as well as chemical and mental health services. When Carlson completed the program in May 2016, she ...

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Disc golf takes flight at city school - Mount Airy News

November 28, 2017 - 9:49am

Mount Airy News

Disc golf takes flight at city school
Mount Airy News
Garrett Howlett, a Career and Technical Education (CTE) teacher at Mount Airy High School, demonstrates how disc golf is played at a new course at the school which Howlett and his CTE students helped develop. A series of shots, or tosses, are used to ...

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Is DeVos Devaluing Degrees? - Inside Higher Ed

November 28, 2017 - 3:18am

Is DeVos Devaluing Degrees?
Inside Higher Ed
While DeVos's comments didn't specify what kind of investment of resources she hoped to see in career and technical education versus apprenticeships, and indeed tended to lump them together, there are significant differences between those training ...

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Officers' career paths started with CTE - Nogales International

November 28, 2017 - 2:15am

Nogales International

Officers' career paths started with CTE
Nogales International
“As we congratulate these young men for their accomplishments, I want to remind everyone that this is why we exist – why we have a Career and Technical Education program, and why our communities have committed their support to us,” Poppen said.

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OPINION: Graduating College and Career Ready - Petoskey News-Review

November 28, 2017 - 12:39am

Petoskey News-Review

OPINION: Graduating College and Career Ready
Petoskey News-Review
In high school these paths are reflected in Advanced Placement (AP) courses, Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs, early college, and dual enrollment. At Gaylord High School we offer 11 AP courses, 11 CTE programs, and we have 200 students ...

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Gillibrand introduces bill to promote 'maker' education - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

November 27, 2017 - 7:46pm

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Gillibrand introduces bill to promote 'maker' education
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The career and technical education programs at the Orleans/Niagara BOCES have grown 10 percent in the past five years and the student graduation rate is 98 percent, according to Joseph Steinmetz, career and technical education director. BOCES spends ...

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Rep. Krishnamoorthi Urges Senate Committee to Act on Bill Aimed at Educating Americans for 21st Century Workforce - India West

November 27, 2017 - 7:04pm

India West

Rep. Krishnamoorthi Urges Senate Committee to Act on Bill Aimed at Educating Americans for 21st Century Workforce
India West
Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, D-Illinois (pictured), has joined forces with Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pennsylvania, to urge the Senate to pass the “Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act.” The bill was approved unanimously by ...

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Abilene high school students to take firefighter classes - Midland Reporter-Telegram

November 27, 2017 - 6:42pm

Midland Reporter-Telegram

Abilene high school students to take firefighter classes
Midland Reporter-Telegram
It's the same story with several other Abilene Independent School District high school students lucky enough to be able to take advantage of a new career and technical education program. “I always wanted to be in the field,” Wright said. “But the ...

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Lenior County Public Schools gets share grant to teach computer coding - WCTI12.com

November 27, 2017 - 6:05pm

WCTI12.com

Lenior County Public Schools gets share grant to teach computer coding
WCTI12.com
According to a press release from the school system, the district will use $36,160 to work in conjunction with Apple to train teachers and create a curriculum for students in the district's Career and Technical Education program. That could lead to ...

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Salina Tech and City Sign Police Science Agreement - KSAL

November 27, 2017 - 4:08pm

KSAL

Salina Tech and City Sign Police Science Agreement
KSAL
The State of Kansas will pay the students' tuition for most of the classes through the Kansas Excel in CTE program (CTE stands for Career and Technical Education). Under an agreement signed with the Salina School District in October, Salina Tech agreed ...

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