Technical Education

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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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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