Technology Education

Amery technical education takes pointers from successful program - Amery Free Press (press release) (blog)

August 9, 2018 - 3:10pm

Amery technical education takes pointers from successful program
Amery Free Press (press release) (blog)
“Filling the Skills Gap, One Student at a Time” is the slogan Craig Cegielski uses when describing an innovative program he launched at the Eleva-Strum school district. The Technology Education Department at Amery High School, with help from the Amery ...

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Parkside student wins big again at SkillsUSA, heading to College Park - Delmarva Daily Times

August 9, 2018 - 8:42am

Delmarva Daily Times

Parkside student wins big again at SkillsUSA, heading to College Park
Delmarva Daily Times
Joshua McKelvey didn't expect to bring gold back to Wicomico County for the second time. “I'm pretty surprised," he said. The now Parkside High School Career and Technology Education graduate won the high school gold medal for the second time at ...

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Easterseals Assistive Technology Helps Promote Independence ... - Longview News-Journal

August 9, 2018 - 7:50am

Easterseals Assistive Technology Helps Promote Independence ...
Longview News-Journal
CHICAGO, Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Easterseals, a national leading provider of services for people with disabilities, announced it has received ...

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Move from hazmat expert to classroom pays off in 'light-bulb moments' for Plano West physics teacher - Dallas Business Journal

August 9, 2018 - 7:39am

Dallas Business Journal

Move from hazmat expert to classroom pays off in 'light-bulb moments' for Plano West physics teacher
Dallas Business Journal
What are the goals of your high school when it comes to technology education? The ability to adapt, improvise, and overcome obstacles is paramount to student success. This requires deep, critical thinking along with understanding current technologies ...

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Easterseals Assistive Technology Helps Promote Independence With $230000 In Grants From The Comcast Foundation - PR Newswire (press release)

August 9, 2018 - 7:07am

Easterseals Assistive Technology Helps Promote Independence With $230000 In Grants From The Comcast Foundation
PR Newswire (press release)
For example, in Indianapolis the grant fund led to the launch of BITES (Brain Injury Technology Education and Support), which meets every month at Easterseals Crossroads to explore a variety of assistive technology devices and coping strategies for ...

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County Faces: Kevin Lavoie of Frenchville - fiddleheadfocus.com

August 8, 2018 - 5:45pm

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County Faces: Kevin Lavoie of Frenchville
fiddleheadfocus.com
“I loved [working there] but wanted a bigger challenge.” The career and technology education (CTE) teachers knew Lavoie from the students he took under his wing as interns at NMMC. They suggested that he apply to the St. John Valley Technology Center.

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Centre's new principal played football at K-State - Marion County Record

August 8, 2018 - 4:57pm

Centre's new principal played football at K-State
Marion County Record
“We learn by doing,” he said. “Everything now is tech-based. I am excited to lead the district to continue to invest in technology education.” He is married to his high school sweetheart, Aileen. She has been hired by Marion County Special Education Co ...

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MUHS asks for voter packet change in consolidation election - Camp Verde Journal

August 8, 2018 - 2:59pm

Camp Verde Journal

MUHS asks for voter packet change in consolidation election
Camp Verde Journal
Creating unknown impacts to Verde Technical Education No. 01 [the Valley Academy of Career and Technology Education aka VACTE] in regard to governance and funding. Creating unknown financial impacts to the newly created K-12 district. Creating a ...

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Abilene ISD board ponders proposed $35 million career, technology education center - ReporterNews.com

August 8, 2018 - 1:49pm

ReporterNews.com

Abilene ISD board ponders proposed $35 million career, technology education center
ReporterNews.com
A proposed career and technology education center dominated the conversation as the Abilene ISD board of trustees discussed the recommendations of its master facilities planning committee Monday evening. The committee submitted its recommendation ...

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Hands-on STEM training for high school students in Riverside Public Utilities Department's STEM PULL Academy - Press-Enterprise

August 8, 2018 - 1:30pm

Press-Enterprise

Hands-on STEM training for high school students in Riverside Public Utilities Department's STEM PULL Academy
Press-Enterprise
The week, facilitated by the Science and Technology Education Partnership, provided students with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) training and gave them the opportunity to apply those skills in the Riverside Public Utilities Learning ...

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Career and Technology Education Next Steps - PA home page

August 8, 2018 - 1:25pm

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Career and Technology Education Next Steps
PA home page
New data from the labor department show there are more job openings than people looking for work in the US. Experts say that's at least in part, because many people don't have the experience or knowledge they need to fill the open jobs. Senator Rob ...

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Westlake Students Win Tech, Engineering Awards - Patch.com

August 8, 2018 - 10:13am

Patch.com

Westlake Students Win Tech, Engineering Awards
Patch.com
The Westlake High School Technology & Engineering department also won the exclusive Champion for Technology Education award. Ohio State Fair officials from the Ohio Expo Center stated that just over 908,000 people attended the 12 day event.

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Strategic Education (STRA) to pay $0.50 on Sep 7, 2018; Liberty All Star Equity Fund (USA) Sentiment Is 1.23 - D Minute

August 8, 2018 - 6:15am

Strategic Education (STRA) to pay $0.50 on Sep 7, 2018; Liberty All Star Equity Fund (USA) Sentiment Is 1.23
D Minute
The firm operates Strayer University that provides undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, nursing, public administration, and criminal ...

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Mifflinburg's success continues in Envirothon - Sunbury Daily Item

August 8, 2018 - 2:26am

Mifflinburg's success continues in Envirothon
Sunbury Daily Item
The group is led by Emil Stenger, a high school technology education teacher; Mark Reitz, a sixth-grade science teacher; and Charles Kessler, a recently retired agriculture teacher. All of these men are avid hunters, fishermen, and outdoorsmen. The ...

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BOE delays decision on site of former Park Hills school, RESA branch - Huntington Herald Dispatch

August 8, 2018 - 12:08am

Huntington Herald Dispatch

BOE delays decision on site of former Park Hills school, RESA branch
Huntington Herald Dispatch
One option was to use the building to expand the district's career technology education offerings, particularly in creating a cosmetology program or moving the nursing program to the building. However, the cost to renovate the roughly 13,000-square ...

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