Automotive Education

Eight candidates vying for two open Gwinnett Board of Education seats - Gwinnettdailypost.com

May 11, 2018 - 2:39pm

Gwinnettdailypost.com

Eight candidates vying for two open Gwinnett Board of Education seats
Gwinnettdailypost.com
Two of the five seats on the Gwinnett County Public Schools Board of Education are open during this election cycle. Longtime board members Robert McClure in District IV and Dan Seckinger in District II both decided to not run for re-election after both ...

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Millage promotes region skilled-trade education - Daily Mining Gazette

May 11, 2018 - 10:48am

Daily Mining Gazette

Millage promotes region skilled-trade education
Daily Mining Gazette
HANCOCK — The career and technical education millage approved by voters in the Copper Country Intermediate School District is already paying dividends, CCISD officials reported at Wednesday's Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance meeting.

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High schoolers get a jump on college diplomas through FVTC ... - WeAreGreenBay.com

May 11, 2018 - 12:16am

WeAreGreenBay.com

High schoolers get a jump on college diplomas through FVTC ...
WeAreGreenBay.com
Some of our best and brightest automotive technicians are also going to be our youngest. Fifteen high school students are getting a head-start on their careers at ...

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High school students in the Fox Valley receive college diplomas and certificates - Fox11online.com

May 10, 2018 - 10:09pm

Fox11online.com

High school students in the Fox Valley receive college diplomas and certificates
Fox11online.com
Kretzmann and 4 others are the first group of high school students to graduate from the Fox Valley Tech's 2-year 'Automotive Youth Education Systems' program. Ten other high schoolers received a technician certificate, for their first year, including ...

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School district honors 2018-19 'Stars of Public Education' - Aiken Standard

May 10, 2018 - 9:54pm

School district honors 2018-19 'Stars of Public Education'
Aiken Standard
Aiken County Public Schools recognized its Stars of Public Education on Thursday during a banquet at Aiken High. Lisa Fallaw, the principal of East Aiken School of the Arts, was named the 2018-19 Principal of the Year; Emilee Meek, who teaches K-5 ...

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Help wanted: More workers needed for high-wage, high-skill jobs - WJLA

May 10, 2018 - 6:25pm

WJLA

Help wanted: More workers needed for high-wage, high-skill jobs
WJLA
Next door to the American Institute of Welding, Quentin Metheny runs his father's automotive shop. He's been working in the business since he was 10 years old and started out by sweeping the floor. Metheny said ... According to the Association for ...

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Hundreds walk the stage Friday in MTCC graduation - McDowell News

May 10, 2018 - 5:27pm

McDowell News

Hundreds walk the stage Friday in MTCC graduation
McDowell News
Those students will not “officially” graduate until those credits are complete, but this allows them to be in step with other graduates and move on to jobs or higher education once the summer session is complete. “It just made better sense to us to ...

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Speakers At Autocare 2018 Say Mandatory Data Sharing Code Is A Major Priority - AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

May 10, 2018 - 4:16pm

AftermarketNews.com (AMN)

Speakers At Autocare 2018 Say Mandatory Data Sharing Code Is A Major Priority
AftermarketNews.com (AMN)
Minister Sukkar was joined by Graham Scudamore-Smith, Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA) president, and Rod Sims, the Autocare 2018 keynote speaker and Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Chairman (ACCC), ... Convention saw ...

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Automotive Entrepreneur Leverages Family Experience to Open First CARSTAR Location in Idaho - BodyShop Business

May 10, 2018 - 12:59pm

BodyShop Business

Automotive Entrepreneur Leverages Family Experience to Open First CARSTAR Location in Idaho
BodyShop Business
They participate in ongoing education programs on the latest vehicle technologies and materials. CARSTAR of Hayden also is involved in giving back to the community. They donated nearly $10,000 in parts to the Auto Body Tech School at NIC (North Idaho ...

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IAD Foundation for Education awards scholarship - Newton Daily News

May 10, 2018 - 12:09pm

IAD Foundation for Education awards scholarship
Newton Daily News
The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education awarded the $2,000 George White Memorial Scholarship to Lance Dykstra of Newton. Lauterbach Buick GMC in Newton recommended Dykstra for the scholarship. Dykstra, a soon-to-be 2018 graduate ...

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Sino-French engineering education program success - Shine News (press release)

May 10, 2018 - 10:03am

Shine News (press release)

Sino-French engineering education program success
Shine News (press release)
We have been offered more than 130 internships by famous Chinese and French companies, including French aircraft and aerospace component company Safran, and French automotive supplier Valeo,” said Zhang Lihui, associate director of the Shanghai ...

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Galion students recognized during annual Pioneer Awards program - Richland Source

May 10, 2018 - 9:52am

Richland Source

Galion students recognized during annual Pioneer Awards program
Richland Source
... Automotive Technology (Quality Performance Award), Macy Eicher, Sr. Dental Assistant (Work Ethic Award), Gideon Johnson, Sr. Industrial Electricity Technician (SkillsUSA Reporter, Senior Citizenship Award), Autumn Jones, Sr. Early Childhood ...

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Automotive Entrepreneur Leverages Family Experience To Open First CARSTAR Location In Idaho - Franchising.com

May 10, 2018 - 7:26am

Automotive Entrepreneur Leverages Family Experience To Open First CARSTAR Location In Idaho
Franchising.com
They participate in ongoing education programs on the latest vehicle technologies and materials. As part of the CARSTAR network, CARSTAR of Hayden can access ... CARSTAR North America - a part of the Driven Brands, Inc. family of automotive aftermarket ...

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Guest view: Don't give vocational education the short end of the stick - Benton Evening News

May 10, 2018 - 1:13am

Benton Evening News

Guest view: Don't give vocational education the short end of the stick
Benton Evening News
The career outlook for automotive and diesel technicians is incredibly strong due to Illinois' position as a national transportation and logistics hub. But every employer I spoke with told me they can't find enough qualified entry-level technicians to ...

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Budget increase approved for Calhoun automotive training center - The Decatur Daily

May 10, 2018 - 1:04am

The Decatur Daily

Budget increase approved for Calhoun automotive training center
The Decatur Daily
Calhoun's two-year automotive technology curriculum “will provide both academic and hands-on training using the same advanced tools and equipment currently utilized by the automotive industry,” according to ACCS. School officials last year said they ...

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Driving Toward a New Model for Auto Manufacturing Education at Clemson University - Advanced Manufacturing

May 9, 2018 - 6:52pm

Advanced Manufacturing

Driving Toward a New Model for Auto Manufacturing Education at Clemson University
Advanced Manufacturing
In today's rapidly changing manufacturing landscape, Clemson University (Clemson, SC) takes a fresh approach to manufacturing education for the nation's future automotive engineers. Melding advanced manufacturing research with shop-floor technical ...

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3 candidates seek 2 seats on Taconic Hills board - Hudson Valley 360

May 9, 2018 - 6:51pm

Hudson Valley 360

3 candidates seek 2 seats on Taconic Hills board
Hudson Valley 360
Voters will choose from three candidates running for two vacant seats on the Taconic Hills Central School District Board of Education on Tuesday. Also on the ballot is the district's ... Occupation: Automotive business owner. Costa is seeking re ...

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US News & World Report ranks Bergen Academies, Bergen Tech in NJ's top 5 schools - NorthJersey.com

May 9, 2018 - 2:51pm

NorthJersey.com

US News & World Report ranks Bergen Academies, Bergen Tech in NJ's top 5 schools
NorthJersey.com
Five North Jersey schools were ranked in the top 25 high schools in New Jersey by U.S. News & World Report, with two in the top five in the state. Hackensack-based Bergen County Academies was ranked highest, at No. 2, with Bergen County Technical ...

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Board mulls reduced size, switch to diesel to save auto shop - Juneau Empire

May 9, 2018 - 2:49pm

Juneau Empire

Board mulls reduced size, switch to diesel to save auto shop
Juneau Empire
Board President Brian Holst asked Superintendent Dr. Mark Miller to give an update on where the automotive program stands during the Board of Education regular meeting at Juneau-Douglas High School Tuesday. The program is part of the Fiscal Year ...

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Federal Student Loans Help With More Than Just Traditional Colleges, Like Trade Schools, Says Ameritech Financial - PR Newswire (press release)

May 9, 2018 - 2:03pm

Federal Student Loans Help With More Than Just Traditional Colleges, Like Trade Schools, Says Ameritech Financial
PR Newswire (press release)
"Growing up, people are often told that they'll need further education after high school to compete in the real world," said Tom Knickerbocker, Executive Vice President of Ameritech Financial. "How they get that done, though, is up to them. Not every ...

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