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Broadening education investments to full-stack solutions - TechCrunch

May 13, 2018 - 6:56pm

TechCrunch

Broadening education investments to full-stack solutions
TechCrunch
As an education investor, one of my favorite sayings is that education is the next industry to be disrupted by technology, and has been for the past twenty years. When I started my career at Warburg Pincus, I inherited a portfolio of technology ...

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Forty Under 40 Seth Ponder - South Bend Tribune

May 13, 2018 - 2:39pm

South Bend Tribune

Forty Under 40 Seth Ponder
South Bend Tribune
Education: B.S. in technology education, Purdue University. Current job: Engineering educator at Riley High School and mentor at Bowman Creek Educational Ecosystem. Best professional accomplishment: Co-creating the EdTech in the Bend, an annual ...

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RB Stall Students Soar on Aerospace Engineering Exams - charlestonchronicle.net

May 13, 2018 - 11:04am

charlestonchronicle.net

RB Stall Students Soar on Aerospace Engineering Exams
charlestonchronicle.net
The program is being offered at Stall for the first time this year, thanks to $50,000 from the South Carolina State Department of Education's Office of Career and Technology Education. Anderson and Gamboa excelled in the first of the four-course series.

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Area students earn awards at state speech tournament - Grand Forks Herald

May 13, 2018 - 9:34am

Grand Forks Herald

Area students earn awards at state speech tournament
Grand Forks Herald
A graduation ceremony for 20 students who participated in the Grand Forks Girls Who Code program was held Thursday in the Red River High School library, said Paul Zettler, technology education teacher and sponsor of the GWC club at RRHS. The girls ...

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Area students earn awards at state speech tournament - Grand Forks Herald

May 13, 2018 - 9:33am

Grand Forks Herald

Area students earn awards at state speech tournament
Grand Forks Herald
A graduation ceremony for 20 students who participated in the Grand Forks Girls Who Code program was held Thursday in the Red River High School library, said Paul Zettler, technology education teacher and sponsor of the GWC club at RRHS. The girls ...

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Career Technology Education awards set for Monday - Herald-Mail Media

May 12, 2018 - 5:42pm

Career Technology Education awards set for Monday
Herald-Mail Media
The 34th annual Awards of Excellence in Career Technology Education, a partnership between Washington County Public Schools and Purdue University Global, will be presented at 7 p.m. Monday at North Hagerstown High School. WCPS Career ...

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School Committee talks tech education - Woburn Daily Times

May 12, 2018 - 5:06pm

Woburn Daily Times

School Committee talks tech education
Woburn Daily Times
There are currently two technology education teachers at WMS; one is a long-term sub, the other a certified technology educator. The school has moved away from a canned model and is developing its own program to meet state standards, and program ...

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Grants expand Microsoft computer classes at Milwaukee high schools - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

May 12, 2018 - 3:42pm

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Grants expand Microsoft computer classes at Milwaukee high schools
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The money, including a $250,000 grant from Abele, will expand Microsoft's Technology Education and Literacy in Schools program to seven area high schools this school year, and to 25 schools in the next three years, Abele announced. The program helps ...

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Forty Under 40 Hammel - South Bend Tribune

May 12, 2018 - 3:03pm

South Bend Tribune

Forty Under 40 Hammel
South Bend Tribune
Education/training: Bachelor of Science in Technology Education, University of Wisconsin – Stout; Master of Arts in Career and Technical Education, Ball State University. Current job: Superintendent of Schools, Career and Success Academy South Bend.

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VUSD students get lesson on college and career early on - Visalia Times-Delta

May 11, 2018 - 7:03pm

Visalia Times-Delta

VUSD students get lesson on college and career early on
Visalia Times-Delta
Because the event allows students to experience different career paths, they will in-turn know what courses to take in high school to achieve their dreams, said Jim Sullivan, Visalia Unified Career Technology Education director. "For us, it's about ...

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Local schools excel at underwater robotics competition - Dothan Eagle

May 11, 2018 - 5:20pm

Local schools excel at underwater robotics competition
Dothan Eagle
The event is part of the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) network of 31 regional competitions hosted both nationally and internationally. MATE utilizes the competition as a medium to implement physics, math, electronics, and engineering ...

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Ledford teacher recieves two grants for agriculture education - Lexington Dispatch

May 11, 2018 - 3:11pm

Lexington Dispatch

Ledford teacher recieves two grants for agriculture education
Lexington Dispatch
Berrier is a nationally board certified agriculture education instructor, chair of the Ledford High School Career and Technology Education department and advisor for the Ledford Future Farmers of America. She recently received a $4,550 grant from the ...

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CAREERTECH: Changing the conversation - Stillwater News Press

May 11, 2018 - 1:08pm

Stillwater News Press

CAREERTECH: Changing the conversation
Stillwater News Press
And parents, the story says, often mistakenly believe that career and technology education won't lead to good, professional jobs. But career and technology education prepares students to meet the demands of skilled jobs, as well as prepares them to ...

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Technology convention in Lansing this weekend - WILX-TV

May 11, 2018 - 10:48am

WILX-TV

Technology convention in Lansing this weekend
WILX-TV
(WILX) - Happening this weekend, the Michigan Industrial and Technology Education Society (M.I.T.E.S.) is hosting its annual Professional Development at the Lansing Center. Students from across Michigan and parts of Indiana will enter nearly 10,000 ...

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Student privacy must remain top-of-mind for schools amid influx of tech, apps - Education Dive

May 11, 2018 - 8:58am

Student privacy must remain top-of-mind for schools amid influx of tech, apps
Education Dive
Justin Bathon, a lawyer and associate professor of educational leadership at the University of Kentucky, says that administrators should take a “top-down” approach where they choose technology rather than traditional practices where teachers have done ...

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Give this kid an A: This student wrote his resume as Groot and it's brilliant - Hindustan Times

May 11, 2018 - 5:10am

Hindustan Times

Give this kid an A: This student wrote his resume as Groot and it's brilliant
Hindustan Times
Davis is a Career Technology Education, Robotics and Engineering Design teacher in Wichita Falls Independent School District, located in North Texas. “This resume was a great one primarily because the student saw the opportunity, kept it to themselves ...

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Warrenton's ROV teams win top prizes at state meet - Columbia Press - The Columbia Press (press release)

May 11, 2018 - 3:05am

The Columbia Press (press release)

Warrenton's ROV teams win top prizes at state meet - Columbia Press
The Columbia Press (press release)
Warrenton-Hammond School District's underwater robotics teams - one elementary level and one middle-school level - pose outside the Lincoln City Community ...
Warrenton students score big in underwater robotics contest ...Daily Astorian

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Trump Administration Vows to Maintain US Edge in AI Technology - Wall Street Journal

May 10, 2018 - 9:16pm

Wall Street Journal

Trump Administration Vows to Maintain US Edge in AI Technology
Wall Street Journal
He promised that “President Trump will never forget the American worker,” and said the administration would build on its efforts to create more effective science and technology education opportunities for U.S. workers. AI leaders also want government ...
The White House says a new AI task force will protect workers and keep America firstMIT Technology Review
White House announces creation of Select Committee on Artificial IntelligenceFedScoop
Summary Report of White House AI Summit - WhiteHouse.govWhiteHouse.gov

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Owens-Illinois honored for partnership with ICTC - Muskogee Daily Phoenix

May 10, 2018 - 8:34pm

Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Owens-Illinois honored for partnership with ICTC
Muskogee Daily Phoenix
As part of the Oklahoma Association of Career & Technology Education's Business & Industry Day, Indian Capital Technology Center recognized Owens-Illinois (O-I) of Muskogee as its 2018 Partner in Progress, a news release states. OKACTE's Business ...

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John Berry: 'Defend your democracy' - The Strategist (blog)

May 10, 2018 - 4:04pm

The Strategist (blog)

John Berry: 'Defend your democracy'
The Strategist (blog)
Australia, the United States and other democracies must stand up to autocratic and increasingly aggressive nations such as Russia and China and protect their institutions against all attempts to undermine them, former American Ambassador to Canberra ...

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