Technology Education

8th-graders visit Vantage Career Center - Delphos Herald

November 23, 2017 - 12:09am

Delphos Herald

8th-graders visit Vantage Career Center
Delphos Herald
Several new robotic pieces have been installed in the Industrial Mechanics lab as part of the RAMTEC (Robotics & Advanced Manufacturing Technology Education Collaborative) grant Vantage received. In Health Technology, they're being introduced to “HAL ...

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'Increase Investment in STEM to Drive Growth in Technology, Education' - THISDAY Newspapers

November 22, 2017 - 6:37pm

THISDAY Newspapers

'Increase Investment in STEM to Drive Growth in Technology, Education'
THISDAY Newspapers
The Director, Design and Technology Innovation Company, Stanley Agwu, has called on the federal government to increase investment in Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM) especially with a focus on entrenching the initiative at the ...

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How Salesforce.org Connects Cloud Technology and the Education Community - EdTech Times

November 22, 2017 - 5:27pm

EdTech Times

How Salesforce.org Connects Cloud Technology and the Education Community
EdTech Times
Salesforce is a company that's known for managing customer interactions for complex businesses and organizations. But a university isn't just a business. And students aren't just customers. So how does Salesforce create specialized tools for higher ed ...

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GRL Launches GTrusted.com to Help Consumers Navigate the Holiday Season by Gadget Matching and Technology ... - Markets Insider

November 22, 2017 - 3:51pm

GRL Launches GTrusted.com to Help Consumers Navigate the Holiday Season by Gadget Matching and Technology ...
Markets Insider
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Granite River Labs (GRL), a global leader in compliance and interoperability testing for new connectivity technologies, today announced release of GTrusted.com, the first website dedicated to helping ...

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GRL Launches GTrusted.com to Help Consumers Navigate the Holiday Season by Gadget Matching and Technology ... - PR Newswire (press release)

November 22, 2017 - 3:37pm

GRL Launches GTrusted.com to Help Consumers Navigate the Holiday Season by Gadget Matching and Technology ...
PR Newswire (press release)
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Granite River Labs (GRL), a global leader in compliance and interoperability testing for new connectivity technologies, today announced release of GTrusted.com, the first website dedicated to helping ...

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Honduras Tech Gaining Strong Government Support, Accelerating Upward Momentum - Nearshore Americas

November 22, 2017 - 3:25pm

Honduras Tech Gaining Strong Government Support, Accelerating Upward Momentum
Nearshore Americas
A number of academies are popping up to support talent growth, one of which is Media City Labs Academy, which is focused on coding and technology education. The programs are centred on creating talent for specific projects, particularly in gaming and ...

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Global Knowledge Index to aid decision makers - Al-Arabiya

November 22, 2017 - 1:47pm

Al-Arabiya

Global Knowledge Index to aid decision makers
Al-Arabiya
The parameters we examine include higher education; pre-university education; technical/vocational training and continued education; information and communication technology; scientific research and innovation; economics; and enabling environments.”

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Virginia Becomes First State to Require Computer Science Instruction - Education Week (blog)

November 22, 2017 - 9:45am

Education Week (blog)

Virginia Becomes First State to Require Computer Science Instruction
Education Week (blog)
Here at Education Week, we've written about the explosion of computer science in K-12 before, particularly a push for computer coding that counted everyone up to former President Barack Obama as supporters. More recently, President Donald Trump has ...

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Wicomico Board of Education awards students, schools and programs - Delmarva Daily Times

November 22, 2017 - 8:10am

Delmarva Daily Times

Wicomico Board of Education awards students, schools and programs
Delmarva Daily Times
Outstanding students, programs and schools were recognized last week by the Wicomico County Board of Education.

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Student-Built Home Taking Shape - Door County Pulse

November 22, 2017 - 2:03am

Door County Pulse

Student-Built Home Taking Shape
Door County Pulse
“Quite a few students have expressed interest already to go into the construction field, which is the whole point of this,” said Seth Wilson, technology education instructor at Sturgeon Bay High School and instructor for the project. “Even if they don ...

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Manufacturing plants donate thousands to Hopewell High - Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

November 21, 2017 - 7:52pm

Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune

Manufacturing plants donate thousands to Hopewell High
Keyser Mineral Daily News Tribune
Philip Munson, site manager for Evonik and president of HMA, front left, presents a $6,000 donation from Evonik to Dawn Hurt, HHS Robotics Team sponsor and HHS technology education teacher. Also pictured in back, left to right, are Thomas Pond, ...

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Gov. Mary Fallin signs order that could lead to school administrative consolidation to cut costs - Tulsa World

November 21, 2017 - 7:44pm

Tulsa World

Gov. Mary Fallin signs order that could lead to school administrative consolidation to cut costs
Tulsa World
The order has exemptions for the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and Recreation, Oklahoma Department of Commerce and the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education. Fallin called the Legislature into special session on Sept. 25 after ...

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Virginia Becomes First State to Require Computer Science Instruction - Education Week (blog)

November 21, 2017 - 4:34pm

Education Week (blog)

Virginia Becomes First State to Require Computer Science Instruction
Education Week (blog)
In 2016, Virginia lawmakers made a short but significant revision to the required academic standards that all districts must teach, by adding these topics to a long list: "computer science and computational thinking, including computer coding." Now the ...

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Century Die gives boost to Vanguard's mobile technology lab - Fremont News Messenger

November 21, 2017 - 2:23pm

Fremont News Messenger

Century Die gives boost to Vanguard's mobile technology lab
Fremont News Messenger
In conjunction with the grant, Edinger said Vanguard-Sentinel would introduce the AIM program to provide career technology education to area students and provide a mobile career tech lab that will be used to provide instruction on a wide range of ...

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Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch tours areas under construction for Germantown referendum projects - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

November 21, 2017 - 10:58am

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch tours areas under construction for Germantown referendum projects
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Kleefisch praised the school for its work on technology education. She also discussed the importance of the state doing what it can to bring in more business, such as Foxconn, projected to bring up to 13,000 jobs, along with 10,000 construction jobs ...

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Madison's original Thanksgiving Day run - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

November 21, 2017 - 10:57am

Madison's original Thanksgiving Day run
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
The benefits come via the Technology Education Fund, which was formed as a way to direct entry fees and sponsorship money from the Berbee Derby to worthy causes. The little pin-on paper numbers distributed to all entrants say as much: “100% Proceeds ...

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Career Expo provides 685 Waxahachie ISD fifth graders with a look toward the future - Waxahachie Daily Light

November 21, 2017 - 10:10am

Waxahachie Daily Light

Career Expo provides 685 Waxahachie ISD fifth graders with a look toward the future
Waxahachie Daily Light
A total of 685 fifth grade students in Waxahachie ISD rotated through a career expo hosted at Lumpkin Stadium on Nov. 16. The students listened to professionals discuss careers that represented the 14 career clusters available for high school students.

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Cannabis Technology: How Entrepreneurs Can Maximize Contribution to a Rapidly Expanding Industry - GlobeNewswire (press release)

November 21, 2017 - 9:02am

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Cannabis Technology: How Entrepreneurs Can Maximize Contribution to a Rapidly Expanding Industry
GlobeNewswire (press release)
As society adapts to the legalization of cannabis, what roles will technology, education and politics play? What lessons can be learned from the history of cannabis? How can biotechnology, analytical science and quantitative data be leveraged for ...

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Ambridge students take a spin at real-life engineering project - The Times

November 20, 2017 - 6:24pm

The Times

Ambridge students take a spin at real-life engineering project
The Times
That was the scenario for about 90 Ambridge Area High School technology education students Monday when the Carnegie Science Center brought its Mobile Fab Lab to campus. The teens designed a chariot to contain “nuclear waste” that would attach to a ...

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Local High-Tech Innovators Honored at 2017 Tekne Awards - Twin Cities Business Magazine

November 20, 2017 - 3:45pm

Twin Cities Business Magazine

Local High-Tech Innovators Honored at 2017 Tekne Awards
Twin Cities Business Magazine
... principles: build support for Minnesota's science and technology institutions, enrich relationships between industry and education to understand future workforce demands, and develop a strategy for science, engineering and technology education ...

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