Automotive Education

MAPA Announces 2018 Educational Development Scholarship Fund Recipients - AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

2 hours 52 min ago

AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

MAPA Announces 2018 Educational Development Scholarship Fund Recipients
AftermarketNews.com (AMN)
The Michigan Automotive Parts Association (MAPA) announced that the recipients of its 2018 Educational Development Scholarship Fund have been chosen by Lansing's Capital Region Community Foundation. Three $1,000 scholarships were awarded, ...

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Best States for Early Education - U.S. News & World Report

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U.S. News & World Report

Best States for Early Education
U.S. News & World Report
But, perhaps unsurprisingly, three of the six states without state-backed early education programs fell in the bottom five of a recent pre-K index compiled by 24/7 Wall St., a financial news and opinion outlet that focused its research specifically on ...

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GSFSGroup® Hires Steven Clark as its First VP of IT Engineering - PR Newswire (press release)

4 hours 46 min ago

GSFSGroup® Hires Steven Clark as its First VP of IT Engineering
PR Newswire (press release)
With growth and an increasing need for data management and innovative technology in the automotive F&I industry, GSFSGroup is investing heavily in technology advances and digital tools for dealers and customers. Steven is new to the ... His mix of ...

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NTSB recommends seatbelts on all new school buses after deadly crashes - WLS-TV

5 hours 7 min ago

WLS-TV

NTSB recommends seatbelts on all new school buses after deadly crashes
WLS-TV
The board also laid blame on the contract bus company, Durham School Services, for lack of driver oversight, and Hamilton County Department of Education for not following up on issues raised about Walker. In the Baltimore crash, driver Glenn Chappell ...

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Governor approves WyoTech loan - Wyoming Business Report

7 hours 33 min ago

Wyoming Business Report

Governor approves WyoTech loan
Wyoming Business Report
The Wyoming Business Council recommended DBJJDM Enterprises for the loan, which was amended into legislation in spring and would be pulled from the Legislative Stabilization Reserve Account “for the continued operation of an automotive technology trade ...

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Longhorns in lead group at Bristol - The Tomahawk

7 hours 36 min ago

The Tomahawk

Longhorns in lead group at Bristol
The Tomahawk
The event, sponsored by First TN Solar Go Kart Challenge and the Northeast Tennessee Technical Education Alliance, allowed area student s to showcase their karts created as part of the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum ...

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Gov. Matt Mead approves $5M WyoTech loan - Wyoming Tribune

7 hours 46 min ago

Wyoming Tribune

Gov. Matt Mead approves $5M WyoTech loan
Wyoming Tribune
The Wyoming Business Council recommended DBJJDM Enterprises for the loan, which was amended into legislation this spring and would be pulled from the Legislative Stabilization Reserve Account “for the continued operation of an automotive technology ...

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Federal board recommends seatbelts on all new school buses - WABC-TV

9 hours 22 min ago

WABC-TV

Federal board recommends seatbelts on all new school buses
WABC-TV
The board also laid blame on the contract bus company, Durham School Services, for lack of driver oversight, and Hamilton County Department of Education for not following up on issues raised about Walker. In the Baltimore crash, driver Glenn Chappell ...

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ICTC announces spring 2018 graduates - Tahlequah Daily Press

12 hours 7 min ago

Tahlequah Daily Press

ICTC announces spring 2018 graduates
Tahlequah Daily Press
Indian Capital Technology Center is one of 29 Oklahoma technology centers that develop students for success in the workplace by providing career and technical training and preparing students for advanced educational opportunities. "ICTC is proud of our ...

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2018 UCCC Award recipients - Union Daily Times

14 hours 15 min ago

Union Daily Times

2018 UCCC Award recipients
Union Daily Times
Madison MacDonald — SC DNR Hunter Education. Macey Lawson — SC ... Joseph Lawson — Student of the Year, Automotive Technology Completer, ASE Certification in Brakes and Maintenance and Light Repair, SC SkillsUSA Certificate of Participation.

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Governor Mead authorizes loan to keep WyoTech open - KGWN

May 22, 2018 - 4:54pm

KGWN

Governor Mead authorizes loan to keep WyoTech open
KGWN
"The community of Laramie, state legislators, education leaders and others worked with my office to evaluate all options to keep WyoTech operating in our state," said Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. “The Wyoming Business Council reviewed DBJJDM's business ...

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Honesty And Education: Is Giving Hope Your Crutch Behind The Service Counter? - Brake & Front End

May 22, 2018 - 1:29pm

Brake & Front End

Honesty And Education: Is Giving Hope Your Crutch Behind The Service Counter?
Brake & Front End
Everybody likes to have hope. It could be hope that a check engine light goes off on the next key cycle, or you will never lose someone you love. But in some cases, a little bit of hope can be more painful than a dose of honesty and experience. Last ...

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Martinrea opens tech center in Michigan, moves jobs from Toronto - Automotive News (blog)

May 22, 2018 - 1:15pm

Automotive News (blog)

Martinrea opens tech center in Michigan, moves jobs from Toronto
Automotive News (blog)
Later, D'Eramo told Automotive News education is a challenge the company faces, particularly with filling new jobs that are still developing. Another challenge is making the company flexible for workers who haven't traditionally been in the industry. D ...

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Martinrea opens new tech centre in Michigan, moves jobs from Toronto - Automotive News Canada (blog)

May 22, 2018 - 10:03am

Automotive News Canada (blog)

Martinrea opens new tech centre in Michigan, moves jobs from Toronto
Automotive News Canada (blog)
Later, D'Eramo told Automotive News education is a challenge the company faces, particularly with filling new jobs that are still developing. Another challenge is making the company flexible for workers who haven't traditionally been in the industry. D ...

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NPC Board rejects max tax increase; reduces FY18-19 budget by $300872 - White Mountain Independent

May 22, 2018 - 8:06am

NPC Board rejects max tax increase; reduces FY18-19 budget by $300872
White Mountain Independent
Lopez introduced Frank Pinnell, chair of the welding and automotive programs, and SkillsUSA regional coordinator, who highlighted the success of program graduates. ... Part of the college's preparation for its November 2019 accreditation process, the ...

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Auto Dealer Live – Marketing and Used Vehicles | Jaguar Land Rover Debut Plug-In Hybrid | Ford Introduces Waze ... - http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)

May 22, 2018 - 6:06am

http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)

Auto Dealer Live – Marketing and Used Vehicles | Jaguar Land Rover Debut Plug-In Hybrid | Ford Introduces Waze ...
http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)
Linking the automotive industry together allows the community to better share news, practices and everything in-between. Helping to take that connectivity and knowledge to new highest while providing helpful content to all automotive professionals ...

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Letter: McHenry County College is a cultural treasure - Northwest Herald

May 22, 2018 - 1:31am

Letter: McHenry County College is a cultural treasure
Northwest Herald
On May 12, MCC graduated more than 350 students in various disciplines: applied science (including business management, automotive technology, criminal justice, digital media, early childhood education, fire science, etc.), arts (including fine arts, ...

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Designing an educational option - Hornell Evening Tribune

May 21, 2018 - 9:52pm

Hornell Evening Tribune

Designing an educational option
Hornell Evening Tribune
An exception: New Visions medical and education/human services for seniors only. Among the more familiar courses are auto body repair; automotive technology; building construction; Cisco Networking Academy; cosmetology; criminal justice; culinary arts; ...

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Industry and tech careers offer a variety of employment opportunities to high school students - WBOY-TV

May 21, 2018 - 6:43pm

WBOY-TV

Industry and tech careers offer a variety of employment opportunities to high school students
WBOY-TV
Students from Harrison and Doddridge counties will toss their graduation cap in the air and also keep their sights on the sky as they study aviation at the Robert C. Byrd Aerospace Education Center. "Cause only 20 percent of new jobs require four-year ...

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Autonomous Vehicle Sensors Conference Comes to San Jose in June - Sensors Online

May 21, 2018 - 1:16pm

Autonomous Vehicle Sensors Conference Comes to San Jose in June
Sensors Online
Newton, MA – May 21, 2018 – The 2018 Autonomous Vehicle Sensors Conference, the only event of its kind to focus exclusively on automotive applications of sensor technology, will take place June 26th at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, ...

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