Technology Education

High-tech heroines: Meet the women blazing new trails through technology - SiliconANGLE News (blog)

October 11, 2017 - 11:47am

SiliconANGLE News (blog)

High-tech heroines: Meet the women blazing new trails through technology
SiliconANGLE News (blog)
Statistics available on early technology education indicate that it can send droves of girls into science, technology, engineering and mathematics, or STEM, majors. For example, 26 percent of high school students who participate in Technovation's girls ...

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Campus dedicates STEM buildings during rain-shortened ceremony - Times-Delphic

October 11, 2017 - 11:04am

Times-Delphic

Campus dedicates STEM buildings during rain-shortened ceremony
Times-Delphic
“The idea of blending science, technology, education and math as a campus-wide focus sends a message to our prospective students that Drake believes in their future and is willing to put its resources toward that goal. As each new crop of entering ...

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Dell Inc. Expects to Donate Over $14 Million Globally in STEM ... - PR Newswire (press release)

October 11, 2017 - 9:10am

PR Newswire (press release)

Dell Inc. Expects to Donate Over $14 Million Globally in STEM ...
PR Newswire (press release)
As a part of ongoing efforts to invest in a more diverse technology workforce, Dell Inc. expects to contribute $14 million in grants and technology donations to ...

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NIC nets $185671 grant for cybersecurity programs - Bonner County Daily Bee

October 11, 2017 - 8:04am

NIC nets $185671 grant for cybersecurity programs
Bonner County Daily Bee
Develop and strengthen career pathways from local secondary and rural vocational schools to NIC's Computer Information Technology Education program. Graduates will be ready to join the workforce or transition to a four-year institution. • Expand the ...

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Response to reader questions about article's intent - The Torrington Telegram

October 11, 2017 - 1:09am

Response to reader questions about article's intent
The Torrington Telegram
This reader's questions arose from reporting on discussions surrounding proposed changes to the Eastern Wyoming College Agricultural Technology Education Center. EWC's new president, Dr. Lesley Travers, has expressed the desire to roll the college's ...

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Family tradition of heroism - So Md News

October 11, 2017 - 12:05am

So Md News

Family tradition of heroism
So Md News
Above, John Hollyfield, a technology education teacher at North Point High School, holds his certificate from the Carnegie Hero Fund Commission notifying him that he is one of 18 medal recipients selected in September. Below, the tree limb that fell on ...

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VA SOL practice test resource review - Augusta Free Press

October 10, 2017 - 1:25pm

Augusta Free Press

VA SOL practice test resource review
Augusta Free Press
With advancements in technology, education is undergoing a restructuring. Numerous e-learning platforms and resources are using cutting-edge methods to help students expand their knowledge. However very few platforms provide practice specifically ...

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Berkeley kids get their hands on math and science at Longfellow maker space - Berkeleyside

October 10, 2017 - 12:04pm

Berkeleyside

Berkeley kids get their hands on math and science at Longfellow maker space
Berkeleyside
Wyn Skeels, the supervisor of BUSD's career technology education, views the maker program as a precursor to the pre-professional courses offered at Berkeley High. Those offerings range from a fire science programming to an interior design class.

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Union Grove to hold listening session on referendum - Journal Times

October 10, 2017 - 9:01am

Journal Times

Union Grove to hold listening session on referendum
Journal Times
The project also would include $1.8 million to upgrade technology education facilities, including replacing outdated machinery, lighting and HVAC mechanical equipment, purchasing CNC lathes and CNC mills and developing a fabrication lab for robotics ...

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Battle Ground students receive Chromebooks through technology program - clarkcountytoday.com

October 10, 2017 - 4:11am

clarkcountytoday.com

Battle Ground students receive Chromebooks through technology program
clarkcountytoday.com
By taking advantage of federal funding over the past several years, the district's technology staff has been working behind the scenes to build the infrastructure necessary to support innovative technology education in Battle Ground schools. “The ...

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School District to Hold 'Parent University' Sessions on Conferences ... - ThisisReno

October 9, 2017 - 6:48pm

ThisisReno

School District to Hold 'Parent University' Sessions on Conferences ...
ThisisReno
Parent University will hold informational sessions for parents on how to make the most of the one-on-one parent-teacher conferences.

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Local firms aspire to partake in Turkey's nuclear projects - Daily Sabah

October 9, 2017 - 5:14pm

Local firms aspire to partake in Turkey's nuclear projects
Daily Sabah
The Energy and Natural Resources Ministry has approved a TL 36 million ($9.72 million) education and training project as part of its nuclear support program. Under the project, nuclear technology education and training will be provided to Turkish ...

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GTL Expands Technology in Motion Tour - Markets Insider

October 9, 2017 - 12:28pm

Markets Insider

GTL Expands Technology in Motion Tour
Markets Insider
GTL leads the fields of correctional technology, education, and government payment services with visionary solutions and customized products that integrate seamlessly to deliver security, financial value, and operational efficiencies while aiding ...

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Override ballots to be mailed Oct. 16; voters registration deadline is Oct. 10 - Verde Independent

October 9, 2017 - 9:30am

Verde Independent

Override ballots to be mailed Oct. 16; voters registration deadline is Oct. 10
Verde Independent
... Union and is used for smaller class sizes, student intervention programs, alternative education programs, athletic programs, electives, including music and physical education, nursing and counseling services, and technology and technology education.

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Override ballots to be mailed Oct. 16; voters registration deadline is Oct. 10 - Verde Independent

October 9, 2017 - 9:30am

Verde Independent

Override ballots to be mailed Oct. 16; voters registration deadline is Oct. 10
Verde Independent
... Union and is used for smaller class sizes, student intervention programs, alternative education programs, athletic programs, electives, including music and physical education, nursing and counseling services, and technology and technology education.

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Column: Critical thinking at the parent meeting - The Island Now (blog)

October 9, 2017 - 8:41am

The Island Now (blog)

Column: Critical thinking at the parent meeting
The Island Now (blog)
We were at the post-parenting meeting — the meeting where my husband and I recovered from all the upsetting things they've said at the parenting meeting. I always found I needed the after-meeting-meeting — especially when it was held at a local bar.

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Breaking Gender Stereotypes Through Early Exposure to Robotics - Education Week (blog)

October 9, 2017 - 7:03am

Education Week (blog)

Breaking Gender Stereotypes Through Early Exposure to Robotics
Education Week (blog)
However, when it comes to technology and engineering, they are progressing at a much slower rate. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) educational interventions aimed at addressing the gender disparity between men and women ...

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FHSU Dedicates New Center for Applied Technology - KSAL

October 9, 2017 - 5:31am

KSAL

FHSU Dedicates New Center for Applied Technology
KSAL
He got a little choked up when he announced to the crowd that the atrium would be named the “Fred Ruda Gateway to Technology Education.” Stewart paused momentarily and continued on, just as Ruda would have wanted. “ 'It's up to us' is really about the ...

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Override Election: Yes-Yes override campaign 'serving the same ... - Verde Independent

October 8, 2017 - 9:06am

Verde Independent

Override Election: Yes-Yes override campaign 'serving the same ...
Verde Independent
Partners in Education Chairperson Jamie Woodward considers it a good thing that both Cottonwood-Oak Creek and Mingus Union school districts seek an ...

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Override Election: Yes-Yes override campaign 'serving the same ... - Camp Verde Bugle

October 8, 2017 - 9:04am

Camp Verde Bugle

Override Election: Yes-Yes override campaign 'serving the same ...
Camp Verde Bugle
Partners in Education Chairperson Jamie Woodward considers it a good thing that both Cottonwood-Oak Creek and Mingus Union school districts seek an ...

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