Technology Education

Paul Eremenko Joins United Technologies Corporation as Chief Technology Officer - PR Newswire (press release)

November 30, 2017 - 8:56am

Paul Eremenko Joins United Technologies Corporation as Chief Technology Officer
PR Newswire (press release)
"We have also benefitted from Michael's commitment to science and technology education as we build a diverse pipeline of talent for today and the future." United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and ...

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Through After-School Exploration, Columbus Students Become 'Local Tech Heroes' - WOSU Public Media

November 30, 2017 - 5:49am

WOSU Public Media

Through After-School Exploration, Columbus Students Become 'Local Tech Heroes'
WOSU Public Media
... Cunningham and nine other students stay after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays for instruction in things like 3-D printing, computer-aided design (CAD) and prototyping. Kris Kling and Will Nickley, co-founders of Local Tech Heroes, say that demand ...

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CAREERTECH: CareerTech preparing students for careers - Stillwater News Press

November 30, 2017 - 12:08am

Stillwater News Press

CAREERTECH: CareerTech preparing students for careers
Stillwater News Press
By 2025, approximately three-fourths of new Oklahoma jobs will require postsecondary education, according to data from Oklahoma Works. In 2015, only 30 percent of Oklahomans had attained that level of education, so as a state, we need to ensure more ...

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Former Iron Yard leaders to open Triangle code school - Triangle ... - Triangle Business Journal

November 29, 2017 - 6:16pm

Former Iron Yard leaders to open Triangle code school - Triangle ...
Triangle Business Journal
Four months after The Iron Yard shuttered suddenly, two of its former executives have opened a new code school in the Triangle.

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Pa. teachers sit in desks to hone technology learning - Herald-Mail Media

November 29, 2017 - 5:54pm

Herald-Mail Media

Pa. teachers sit in desks to hone technology learning
Herald-Mail Media
Greencastle-Antrim School District Superintendent Kendra Trail wanted to make a full spectrum of technology education possible for teachers, and that played out Wednesday as students enjoyed one more day of Thanksgiving vacation. Their teachers, on the ...

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Automotive Instructor From Centralia Receives National Award - Centralia Chronicle

November 29, 2017 - 4:14pm

Centralia Chronicle

Automotive Instructor From Centralia Receives National Award
Centralia Chronicle
This award is given in memory of Byrl Shoemaker, a champion of automotive education. We are proud to recognize Norm's commitment to excellence in providing the very best in automotive technology education to his students. This dedication is reflected ...

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Investing in the Future - DVIDS (press release)

November 29, 2017 - 11:41am

DVIDS (press release)

Investing in the Future
DVIDS (press release)
... 300 desktops, and handfuls of network switches and old printers making their way to the preparation stage, the 130th CF is looking to maximize their efforts to provide local schools with everything they can to improve the technology education ...

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Brookings Report Finds Women Have Sharper Tech Skills Than Men - Forbes

November 29, 2017 - 11:22am

Forbes

Brookings Report Finds Women Have Sharper Tech Skills Than Men
Forbes
Created by the Brookings Institution's Metropolitan Policy Program, the report "Digitalization and the American Workforce" examined Americans' progress in adapting to a rapidly more tech-heavy job market, and gave women an overall score of 48 in this ...

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Knowledge Summit 2017 Concludes in Dubai, Sheds Light on ... - Markets Insider

November 29, 2017 - 11:15am

Knowledge Summit 2017 Concludes in Dubai, Sheds Light on ...
Markets Insider
DUBAI, UAE, Nov. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) has concluded the fourth annual Knowledge Summit, which took place on November 21-22, 2017, at the Dubai World Trade Centre bearing the theme "Knowledge ...

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Pluralsight One To Host Utah's First-Ever Hour of Code Workshop For LGBTQ+ Youth at Encircle's IGNITE Summit - PR Newswire (press release)

November 29, 2017 - 10:04am

Pluralsight One To Host Utah's First-Ever Hour of Code Workshop For LGBTQ+ Youth at Encircle's IGNITE Summit
PR Newswire (press release)
"We are committed to democratizing technology education. Ensuring that all youth, regardless of their sexual orientation, have the chance to learn tech skills is deeply important to Pluralsight," said Aaron Skonnard, co-founder and CEO of Pluralsight ...

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Dubai: Opportunities in Schools and Private Education - BFSI Post Magazine | Elets

November 29, 2017 - 7:56am

BFSI Post Magazine | Elets

Dubai: Opportunities in Schools and Private Education
BFSI Post Magazine | Elets
MeritTrac is a premier testing and assessment company providing innovative assessment services to leading educational institutions, government organisations and corporate entities. It's a 100% subsidiary of Manipal Global Education (MaGE), one of the ...

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Vermont State Board of Education adopts updated technology standards for students - vtdigger.org

November 29, 2017 - 6:36am

Vermont State Board of Education adopts updated technology standards for students
vtdigger.org
BARRE, VT. – At its November meeting, the Vermont State Board of Education unanimously adopted the International Standards for Technology Education (ISTE) Standards for student learning. The adoption of this framework is aligned with the state's ...

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As Demand for Tech Skills Surges, Is College Really Right for All? - Triple Pundit (blog)

November 29, 2017 - 5:03am

Triple Pundit (blog)

As Demand for Tech Skills Surges, Is College Really Right for All?
Triple Pundit (blog)
C4Q (Coalition for Queens), is disrupting technology education for the better. The non-profit in Long Island City offers an intensive 10-month coding program tailored for low-income students as well as others who come from underserved communities.

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China spends billions on technology education - The Independent

November 29, 2017 - 1:35am

The Independent

China spends billions on technology education
The Independent
Technology education has become a necessity, instead of an enrichment, according to Ms Zhang Caifang, a business manager from STEMedu, a leading operator of edutainment and technology education in China. Speaking to The Independent at EduTECH Asia 2017 ...

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KISD board hears Career Center expansion plans | Education ... - The Killeen Daily Herald

November 28, 2017 - 10:11pm

The Killeen Daily Herald

KISD board hears Career Center expansion plans | Education ...
The Killeen Daily Herald
With its current student population over 1700 students per day, and programs being expanded to match advances in technology, the Killeen Independent School District's Career Center is in need of.

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Valley Voice: We should create a haven for STEM and the Arts in our valley - The Desert Sun

November 28, 2017 - 7:40pm

The Desert Sun

Valley Voice: We should create a haven for STEM and the Arts in our valley
The Desert Sun
Unfortunately, local students aren't exposed to much technology education that is fun and most study less math and science than needed to pursue STEM careers. Schools have a strong interest in STEM, but since teachers are underpaid, math and science ...

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How schools prepare the next generation to enter a digital workforce - Seattle Times

November 28, 2017 - 6:18pm

Seattle Times

How schools prepare the next generation to enter a digital workforce
Seattle Times
Acy is now volunteering approximately 10 hours a week, along with a small team of others at Disney, to co-teach the AP Computer Science course at Walla Walla High School in southeastern Washington through the TEALS (Technology Education and ...

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Penn College Nursing Students Learn While Helping Peers - PCToday

November 28, 2017 - 4:44pm

Penn College Nursing Students Learn While Helping Peers
PCToday
To learn more about nursing majors at Penn College, call 570-327-4519. For information about Penn College, a national leader in applied technology education and workforce development, email the Admissions Office or call toll-free 800-367-9222.

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Carroll district innovation plan would impact calendar - Fort Worth Star Telegram

November 28, 2017 - 12:53pm

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Carroll district innovation plan would impact calendar
Fort Worth Star Telegram
McDade said allowing teachers without certification in certain subjects could improve the quality of instruction in such areas as Career Technology Education, engineering and the arts. District officials plan to offer a local certification good only in ...

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Around the SUNY Oswego campus - SUNY Oswego

November 28, 2017 - 12:47pm

SUNY Oswego

Around the SUNY Oswego campus
SUNY Oswego
Junior exchange students from Spain, Jose Yraola (left), a communication studies major, and Mariola Montoya Flores, a journalism and cinema and screen studies dual major, talk with Patrik Wolf, a junior technology education major, on Nov. 14 ...

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