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Edmonds School District students have built 40 houses since 1975 - The Daily Herald

September 20, 2017 - 7:24am

The Daily Herald

Edmonds School District students have built 40 houses since 1975
The Daily Herald
Carpentry, Industrial Woodworking, Interior Design, Ornamental Horticulture, Visual Communication and Vocational Drafting contributed to the project. Each class had an advisory committee of representatives from the business community and organized ...

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Want to Help People Rebuild Their Lives After Harvey? TXRX Will Teach You How - Houstonia Magazine

September 15, 2017 - 1:03pm

Houstonia Magazine

Want to Help People Rebuild Their Lives After Harvey? TXRX Will Teach You How
Houstonia Magazine
The seminars begin this weekend and will touch on everything from FEMA applications and contractor vetting to how to hang drywall and woodworking. Classes will be ... My goal here is nothing short of us disrupting vocational training and higher learning.”.

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Clifton Park takes ownership of Kinns Road Park | The Daily Gazette - The Daily Gazette

September 14, 2017 - 2:33pm

The Daily Gazette

Clifton Park takes ownership of Kinns Road Park | The Daily Gazette
The Daily Gazette
Clifton Park has secured ownership of the popular Kinns Road Park from Saratoga County, capping a two-year effort.

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Starting down the career path - Marshall Independent

September 14, 2017 - 1:03am

Marshall Independent

Starting down the career path
Marshall Independent
Vocational rehabilitation is a state-run program that helps people with disabilities figure out what they want to do for careers and jobs,” said Camille Raymond, a rehabilitation counselor with the Marshall office of the Minnesota Workforce Center ...

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Amid building boom, the City of Raleigh will hold a job fair to find construction workers - News & Observer

September 13, 2017 - 4:05pm

News & Observer

Amid building boom, the City of Raleigh will hold a job fair to find construction workers
News & Observer
Ken Simonson, the chief economist for the Associated General Contractors of America, said the shift from vocational training to college education was partly responsible for the labor shortage. “Guidance counselors have been telling kids if you wanna ...

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Fredericksburg artist fosters spirituality with church work - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

September 11, 2017 - 4:11pm

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Fredericksburg artist fosters spirituality with church work
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Four decades after they last chiseled wood together, Pfeiffer still stands out in the memory of Father Jack Franko, who directed vocational studies at St. Anthony in the 1970s. “Dan showed a lot of interest and potential,” recalled Franko, 79. “He made ...

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William J. “Billy” Olenio, 60, Local 33 Union Carpenter - WHAV News

September 10, 2017 - 9:14pm

WHAV News

William J. “Billy” Olenio, 60, Local 33 Union Carpenter
WHAV News
Raised and educated in Haverhill, he attended St. James Grammar School, Haverhill Trade School and was a graduate of Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School, class of 1974. Olenio was a talented Union carpenter, Local 33 in the Boston area ...

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Commissioner: County Should Have 2 High Schools - Greeneville Sun

September 9, 2017 - 12:09am

Commissioner: County Should Have 2 High Schools
Greeneville Sun
Roughly defined, CTE, an acronym for career and technical education, is a more modern designation for what was generally called vocational education in the past. CTE, though, has expanded far beyond its past shop class persona and now involves such ...

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