Technical Education

RSU 5 spending plan has increase of 2.3% - Press Herald

June 4, 2018 - 9:58pm

Press Herald

RSU 5 spending plan has increase of 2.3%
Press Herald
The increases are partially offset by less money spent on school administration, career and technical education. Transportation has been reduced in part because sporting events and practices can now be held at the recently opened Joan Benoit Samuelson ...

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Curt Seeden: Mark your calendars for the popular annual Senior Expo in Fountain Valley - OCRegister

June 4, 2018 - 7:11pm

Curt Seeden: Mark your calendars for the popular annual Senior Expo in Fountain Valley
OCRegister
It offers academic and financial resources to help students complete a college degree or career and technical education certificate. Coastline Foundation is accepting event sponsorships and silent auction items. For additional details, contact the ...

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10th District program aims to expose kids to STEM careers - Chicago Tribune

June 4, 2018 - 6:10pm

Chicago Tribune

10th District program aims to expose kids to STEM careers
Chicago Tribune
Lynn Benson, the career and technical education supervisor at Vernon Hills High School, said the STEM Scholars program is a natural extension of the STEM education currently offered at both Vernon Hills and Libertyville high schools. “They will see a ...

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Mood in schools 'somber' after death of Arlington teen - Poughkeepsie Journal

June 4, 2018 - 3:30pm

Poughkeepsie Journal

Mood in schools 'somber' after death of Arlington teen
Poughkeepsie Journal
The 18-year-old Pleasant Valley resident was three weeks shy of graduating from Arlington High School. She had a week to go before completing cosmetology licensing requirements at Dutchess BOCES Career and Technical Institute, which would make her ...

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Independence Schools to Provide Early Childhood Education Classes; Close Iowa's Skills-Gap - Cedar Valley Daily Times

June 4, 2018 - 1:20pm

Cedar Valley Daily Times

Independence Schools to Provide Early Childhood Education Classes; Close Iowa's Skills-Gap
Cedar Valley Daily Times
Former governor Terry Branstad signed a Career and Technical Education Reform into law in 2016 which gives school districts the ability to create more programs to promote career-readiness and early completion of college coursework. Regarding the CTE ...

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OPED: Wolf: Build on apprenticeships, skills training and STEM progress - York Dispatch

June 4, 2018 - 9:48am

York Dispatch

OPED: Wolf: Build on apprenticeships, skills training and STEM progress
York Dispatch
PAsmart would also expand opportunities in career and technical education (CTE) for high school students looking to get hands-on experience and industry credentials. The initiative would also target additional investments in schools and, for adults ...

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Women of the woods - Corvallis Gazette Times

June 4, 2018 - 9:06am

Corvallis Gazette Times

Women of the woods
Corvallis Gazette Times
This situation prompted McBride, Burwell, Skillings and Crescent Valley High School engineering teacher Adam Kirsch to team up to offer a hands-on afterschool wood shop camp for sixth-grade girls to introduce them to STEM education earlier and make ...

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Jefferson County BOE recognizes students, staff and volunteer - Herald-Mail Media

June 4, 2018 - 7:13am

Herald-Mail Media

Jefferson County BOE recognizes students, staff and volunteer
Herald-Mail Media
They were honored for their knowledge about West Virginia after making top scores on a West Virginia Department of Education test measuring their understanding of West Virginia studies. The students who won are Nicholas Bennett of Harpers Ferry Middle; ...

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Retiring instructor plans to advocate for CTE - Odessa American

June 4, 2018 - 3:02am

Odessa American

Retiring instructor plans to advocate for CTE
Odessa American
Armendarez graduated from Ector High School, now Ector Middle School, and earned an associate degree in criminology from Odessa College and received a career and technical education certification from Wayland Baptist University. Armendarez has ...

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Retiring instructor plans to advocate for CTE - Odessa American

June 4, 2018 - 3:02am

Odessa American

Retiring instructor plans to advocate for CTE
Odessa American
Armendarez graduated from Ector High School, now Ector Middle School, and earned an associate degree in criminology from Odessa College and received a career and technical education certification from Wayland Baptist University. Armendarez has ...

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CTE Schools Can Fill Industry Needs, Meet Student Interest - Maine Public

June 3, 2018 - 9:41pm

Maine Public

CTE Schools Can Fill Industry Needs, Meet Student Interest
Maine Public
Career and technical education centers help kids get jobs and realize what the real world is like. If more CTE centers had a plumbing and electrical technology class, they would be able to introduce a broader education to kids and help a wide variety ...

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Candidate for state Senate: Sarah Elfreth - CapitalGazette.com

June 3, 2018 - 5:56pm

CapitalGazette.com

Candidate for state Senate: Sarah Elfreth
CapitalGazette.com
As your senator, I will work hard to expand opportunities for career and technical education in every school, pay teachers what they deserve to keep excellence and experience in the classroom, and invest in universal pre-kindergarten. The Chesapeake ...

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RIVEROAK holds graduation ceremony - Suwannee Democrat

June 3, 2018 - 3:10pm

Suwannee Democrat

RIVEROAK holds graduation ceremony
Suwannee Democrat
“Congratulation to our State of Florida High School Diploma graduates, Career and Technical Education Program Completers, Industry Certification recipients, and award winners,” Keen said. “Twenty-Nine RIVEROAK Technical College students received ...

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Assistant Secretary of Education for Career, Technical, and Adult Education: Who Is Scott Stump? - AllGov

June 3, 2018 - 9:25am

AllGov

Assistant Secretary of Education for Career, Technical, and Adult Education: Who Is Scott Stump?
AllGov
On May 14, 2018, President Donald Trump nominated Scott Stump to be the assistant secretary of education for career, technical, and adult education. Stump has been chief operating officer of Vivayic, Inc., a “learning solutions” company based in ...

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WICHE selects Wyoming for postsecondary attainment work - Wyoming Tribune

June 3, 2018 - 8:03am

Wyoming Tribune

WICHE selects Wyoming for postsecondary attainment work
Wyoming Tribune
Some of that includes: having all students complete a college preparatory curriculum or a career and technical education pathway; helping students earn certificates or associate's degrees while still in high school; offering dual and concurrent ...

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Around Town Briefs 6/3/18 - Leader-Telegram

June 3, 2018 - 1:05am

Leader-Telegram

Around Town Briefs 6/3/18
Leader-Telegram
Kathleen Baker of Eau Claire, career and technical education. • Geraldine Krause of Elk Mound, clinical mental health counseling. • Danielle LaCost of Merrillan, clinical mental health counseling. Other awards were presented for: • Student Organization ...

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Holston High School student chosen to participate in NASA summer program - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

June 2, 2018 - 11:06pm

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Holston High School student chosen to participate in NASA summer program
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
I couldn't have gotten here without the help from my parents and my teachers, especially Laura Smith at the Career and Technical Education Center,” she said. Marissa said she feels conflicted to miss her high school band camp while she is away for the ...

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Construction industry puts out “Help Wanted” sign - KMAland

June 2, 2018 - 2:03pm

KMAland

Construction industry puts out “Help Wanted” sign
KMAland
Butler says society needs to get past the stereotypes and give students the real understanding of a potential career in construction. AGC has called for reforms to the Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, which funds vocational education programs.

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CISD makes changes to CTSO requirements - Star Local Media

June 2, 2018 - 1:08pm

Star Local Media

CISD makes changes to CTSO requirements
Star Local Media
Coppell ISD has made a change to its Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs), and several students disapprove of the decision. According to Angie Applegate, assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction, the district reviewed ...

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Shelly Fuhrman Elliott to give Bradford High commencement address - Bradford Era

June 2, 2018 - 12:32pm

Bradford Era

Shelly Fuhrman Elliott to give Bradford High commencement address
Bradford Era
Bradford Area High School has named its graduation speakers, including Michelle Fuhrman Elliott giving the commencement address. The top career and technical education student Makenzie Hartle will speak. The class introduction will be given by Austin ...

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