Technical Education

Joshua Olsen and ACRES Cultivate a New Future for Education - Westword

August 29, 2017 - 10:33am

Westword

Joshua Olsen and ACRES Cultivate a New Future for Education
Westword
What today is referred to as career and technical education, or CTE, has its roots in what was formerly known as vocational education: high school classes that prepared students who weren't bound for four-year colleges to go into trades like auto ...

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Jacques: Training center a building block for Detroit - Detroit News - The Detroit News

August 29, 2017 - 4:09am

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Jacques: Training center a building block for Detroit - Detroit News
The Detroit News
At the revamped Randolph Career and Technical Center, students will get the skills they need to build a better future, as the Detroit school system seeks to ...
Detroit invests $10M in skilled trades career center improvements ...MLive.com
$10M raised to invest in Detroit career technical schoolDetroit Free Press

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CTEC shows community dedication to the future - Lingle Guide

August 29, 2017 - 1:11am

Lingle Guide

CTEC shows community dedication to the future
Lingle Guide
TORRINGTON – A host of dignitaries including Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead were on hand Thursday for the dedication of the new Career and Technical Education Center on the campus of Eastern Wyoming College here. The facility, which houses welding, ...

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Congressmen advocate for career, tech ed as CPI gets ready to launch new program - Centre Daily Times

August 28, 2017 - 10:07pm

Centre Daily Times

Congressmen advocate for career, tech ed as CPI gets ready to launch new program
Centre Daily Times
U.S. Reps. Glenn Thompson, R-Howard Township, and Raja Krishnamoorthi, a Democrat from Illinois, visited the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology on its first day of school to discuss the importance of career and technical education.

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LaHood calls for corporate tax rate cut during Manchester Tank tour - Herald-Whig

August 28, 2017 - 9:57pm

Herald-Whig

LaHood calls for corporate tax rate cut during Manchester Tank tour
Herald-Whig
LaHood alluded to the June passage of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act by the U.S. House as a sign legislators are taking action to address the issue. The bill amends the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical ...

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Senate education chair meets with Parent Power at Peirce Elementary - Philadelphia Public School Notebook

August 28, 2017 - 8:17pm

Philadelphia Public School Notebook

Senate education chair meets with Parent Power at Peirce Elementary
Philadelphia Public School Notebook
After briefly sharing his opinions on school choice, “vo-tech programs”— now known as Career and Technical Education – and school accountability, the senator listened to the concerns of parents, which ranged from principals denying parents access to ...

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Park Ridge news briefs: Oncologist, molecular biologist named to Maine South's alumni Wall of Honor - Chicago Tribune

August 28, 2017 - 3:21pm

Chicago Tribune

Park Ridge news briefs: Oncologist, molecular biologist named to Maine South's alumni Wall of Honor
Chicago Tribune
Ken Wallace, superintendent of Maine Township High School District 207, was recently named 2018 Champion of the Year by the Association for Career and Technical Education and its board of directors, the district announced. According to ACTE, the ...

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Teacher shortages affecting every state as 2017-18 school year ... - Washington Post

August 28, 2017 - 1:57pm

Washington Post

Teacher shortages affecting every state as 2017-18 school year ...
Washington Post
The 2017-18 school year has started in many places across the country, and federal data shows that every state is dealing with shortages of teachers in key ...

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$10M boosts Detroit school prepping students, adults for jobs - Detroit Free Press

August 28, 2017 - 1:28pm

Detroit Free Press

$10M boosts Detroit school prepping students, adults for jobs
Detroit Free Press
Randolph Career Technical Education Center has undergone a transformation from a vocational high school that had lost hundreds of students over the past few years to one that officials hope will attract 900 students and 900 adults — thanks in large ...
Skilled trades program expands at Randolph HighThe Detroit News

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Group gives Manweller technical education award - Columbia Basin Herald

August 28, 2017 - 12:42pm

Columbia Basin Herald

Group gives Manweller technical education award
Columbia Basin Herald
ELLENSBURG — A group representing vocational and technical educators across Washington have named Rep. Matt Manweller, R-Ellensburg, as their “legislator of the year.” The Washington Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) gave ...

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Another year of career-focused success - South Philly Review

August 28, 2017 - 10:42am

South Philly Review

Another year of career-focused success
South Philly Review
The only state-approved charter school for Career and Technical Education, Universal Audenried, has remained vigilant in advancing and expanding its many programs in recent years. Under the leadership of third-year principal Blanchard Diavua, the ...

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CHS Tech Education gets state grant - Cleveland Daily Banner

August 28, 2017 - 10:41am

Cleveland Daily Banner

CHS Tech Education gets state grant
Cleveland Daily Banner
Cleveland High School's Career and Technical Education program was recently awarded a grant nearing $160,000 from the Tennessee Department of Education. Following a three-year campaign to increase CTE funding, Education Commissioner Candice ...

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CHS Tech Education gets state grant - Cleveland Daily Banner

August 28, 2017 - 10:41am

Cleveland Daily Banner

CHS Tech Education gets state grant
Cleveland Daily Banner
Cleveland High School's Career and Technical Education program was recently awarded a grant nearing $160,000 from the Tennessee Department of Education. Following a three-year campaign to increase CTE funding, Education Commissioner Candice ...

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