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China goes on global charm offensive after Xinjiang outcry - Inkstone

3 hours 5 min ago

Inkstone

China goes on global charm offensive after Xinjiang outcry
Inkstone
The CCTV report shows footage of how “trainees” are taught Mandarin and written Chinese, legal knowledge (including national security and anti-terrorism laws) and job skills such as woodworking and carpet-making. A mass wedding of trainees is also ...

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PT Yacht Club aims to award $8K in maritime scholarships - Port Townsend Leader

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PT Yacht Club aims to award $8K in maritime scholarships
Port Townsend Leader
He credited his transition to boat building to a love of the sea and growing up with a father who excelled at woodworking. This scholarship is providing him the assistance needed to start attending the Northwest School of Wooden Boat Building this year ...

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Students find their callings through career technical classes - The San Diego Union-Tribune

October 12, 2018 - 9:45pm

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Students find their callings through career technical classes
The San Diego Union-Tribune
While funding for traditional vocational classes waned as schools focused on academic basics under the federal “No Child Left Behind” model for education, new economic trends have brought a fresh wave of interest and funding. ... Escondido Union High ...

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South Heart's new vocational ad building state-of-the-art - The Dickinson Press

October 11, 2018 - 11:37am

The Dickinson Press

South Heart's new vocational ad building state-of-the-art
The Dickinson Press
Now it's a building with five designated areas: classroom, paint and staining room, welding area, woodworking area and greenhouse. Without the separate areas, students couldn't have woodworking and welding projects going on at the same time. Now that ...

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South Heart's new vocational ad building state-of-the-art - The Dickinson Press

October 11, 2018 - 11:37am

The Dickinson Press

South Heart's new vocational ad building state-of-the-art
The Dickinson Press
Now it's a building with five designated areas: classroom, paint and staining room, welding area, woodworking area and greenhouse. Without the separate areas, students couldn't have woodworking and welding projects going on at the same time. Now that ...

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McDonald's Makes It a Great Day for My Brother's Workshop - St. John Source (press release)

October 6, 2018 - 7:14pm

St. John Source (press release)

McDonald's Makes It a Great Day for My Brother's Workshop
St. John Source (press release)
The program provides mentoring, counseling, education, job training and job placement through woodworking, carpentry, hospitality and culinary arts. The program is attractive to the young men and women as it pays them while they learn. About 80 percent ...
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Jerry Fenton: School board president seeks second term - Valley Roadrunner

October 6, 2018 - 9:53am

Valley Roadrunner

Jerry Fenton: School board president seeks second term
Valley Roadrunner
Mostly I appreciate that our whole board does want to improve the CTE (career technology education) i.e. vocational, so that kids leaving high school have a skill.” During his ... “I'm going to guess there are ten framers for every finished carpentry ...

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AOBI offers "amazing" night at open house - Mohave Valley News

October 4, 2018 - 2:33am

Mohave Valley News

AOBI offers "amazing" night at open house
Mohave Valley News
AOBI has been named a finalist for Green Business of the Year at the Oct. 27 Community Achievement Awards. In the vocational areas, students discussed their projects with visitors. They included engine repair, woodworking and 3-D printing. In the ...

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