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University presidents pitch 'beehive' plans to congressman - GoErie.com

Technical Education - 1 hour 8 min ago

GoErie.com

University presidents pitch 'beehive' plans to congressman
GoErie.com
The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act reauthorizes a 2006 law that supports state and local career and technical education programs. “We've got legislation that is as bipartisan as it could be,” said Thompson, who ...

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Rockwall ISD names new academy director - Rockwall County Herald Banner

Technical Education - 1 hour 46 min ago

Rockwall ISD names new academy director
Rockwall County Herald Banner
Rockwall Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved Alison Belliveau as Executive Director for Career and Technical Education/Principal for the Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy on Monday night. “This is not the first ...

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Facing Public Outcry, New Mexico Restores Evolution and Global Warming to Science Standards - Mother Jones

S.T.E.M Education - 2 hours 13 min ago

Mother Jones

Facing Public Outcry, New Mexico Restores Evolution and Global Warming to Science Standards
Mother Jones
The whole saga began last month when, as Mother Jones first reported, the state's Public Education Department unveiled a set of draft standards for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education spanning grades K-12. New Mexico's proposal ...

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Amazon's headquarters hunt a wake-up call on US education - The Hill

S.T.E.M Education - 2 hours 15 min ago

The Hill

Amazon's headquarters hunt a wake-up call on US education
The Hill
Some states and school districts “get it,” and have been making the necessary investments in computer science and STEM education. Sadly, many other states and local school districts have fallen behind. According to the Computer Science Education ...

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Harrison Development Corporation updated on road bond, education venture - The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)

Technology Education - 2 hours 38 min ago

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)

Harrison Development Corporation updated on road bond, education venture
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (blog)
Regarding the education venture, Syed spoke to the guests about a partnership between Salem University and the Harrison County Board of Education to develop a project to promote the pursuit of science and technology education by local high school ...

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Readying students for the future through career and technical education - Hillcountrynews

Technical Education - 3 hours 6 min ago

Readying students for the future through career and technical education
Hillcountrynews
“Leading to a Bright Future” is more than a tagline for us in Leander ISD; it is the underpinning of everything we are working toward. Our goal is to prepare students to graduate equipped with all the skills, tools and knowledge to succeed on whatever ...

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11th Street Bridge Park Getting Narrower Due To Structural Issues - WAMU 88.5

Environmental Education Issues - 3 hours 12 min ago

WAMU 88.5

11th Street Bridge Park Getting Narrower Due To Structural Issues
WAMU 88.5
It will still retain all the features of the original design, including an environmental education center and an amphitheater. But they're all a little smaller: the education center is now 8,354 square feet, down from 8,718; the theater is now 2,217 ...

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Building Trades project house graduates at the top of its class - Canyon Courier

Building Trades - 3 hours 20 min ago

Building Trades project house graduates at the top of its class
Canyon Courier
For anybody who still doubts that vocational education is alive and well in the mountain area, 2,200 square feet of eye-pleasing, energy-efficient and perfectly appointed proof just went on the market.

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Revisiting STEM Education as Vital for National Growth - THISDAY Newspapers

S.T.E.M Education - 3 hours 44 min ago

THISDAY Newspapers

Revisiting STEM Education as Vital for National Growth
THISDAY Newspapers
To proffer solution to these issues and other challenges confronting STEM education in the country, Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited (a Chevron company) and the other Agbami parties recently held the Agbami STEM Symposium and Exhibition at the ...
Monroe City schools get $10000 grant for STEM programsHannibal.net
MU project awarded $1.25 million grant to improve STEM literacy in middle schoolsThe Maneater

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CTE program expanding to South County high schools - Gonzales Tribune

Technical Education - 4 hours 7 min ago

CTE program expanding to South County high schools
Gonzales Tribune
SOUTH COUNTY — Students from King City, Greenfield and Soledad high schools are strengthening their career and technical education through South Coast Region Agricultural Education Consortium. The Consortium receives grant funding through the ...

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CTE program expanding to South County high schools - Soledad Bee

Technical Education - 4 hours 17 min ago

CTE program expanding to South County high schools
Soledad Bee
SOUTH COUNTY — Students from King City, Greenfield and Soledad high schools are strengthening their career and technical education through South Coast Region Agricultural Education Consortium. The Consortium receives grant funding through the ...

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Principal: 'Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes me angry.' - Washington Post

Technical Education - 4 hours 38 min ago

Washington Post

Principal: 'Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes me angry.'
Washington Post
Our kids need excellent career and technical education. I wrote this book to say that loudly and clearly. We can create excellent career and tech ed programs. I was doing so in the '80s. We can do it again. Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes ...

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Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS - Cranston Herald

Technology Education - 4 hours 43 min ago

Cranston Herald

Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS
Cranston Herald
According to Dr. Charles McLaughlin, a professor teaching technology education to future teachers at Rhode Island College, the mobile maker lab is the culmination of nearly two years of efforts by many who worked together to make it happen. “We are so ...

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Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS - Cranston Herald

Technical Education - 4 hours 43 min ago

Cranston Herald

Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS
Cranston Herald
High school students are often asked what they want to do in the future for post-secondary schooling and a career, and oftentimes they are asked to choose between very different disciplines, such as art and technology for example. Twenty-first century ...

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Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS - Cranston Herald

Technology Education - 4 hours 43 min ago

Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS
Cranston Herald
According to Dr. Charles McLaughlin, a professor teaching technology education to future teachers at Rhode Island College, the mobile maker lab is the culmination of nearly two years of efforts by many who worked together to make it happen. “We are so ...

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When Removing Barriers to Career-Tech-Ed Programs Gets Tricky - Education Week (blog)

Technical Education - 4 hours 45 min ago

Education Week (blog)

When Removing Barriers to Career-Tech-Ed Programs Gets Tricky
Education Week (blog)
Philadelphia has taken a big step to lower barriers to its career and technical education high schools, but it's running into opposition from some of the program's graduates. An unfolding controversy in the city is pitting district leaders, who want to ...

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Philippe Cousteau Jr.'s EarthEcho International and the Northrop Grumman Foundation Bring Real World Science and ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Environmental Education Issues - 4 hours 53 min ago

Philippe Cousteau Jr.'s EarthEcho International and the Northrop Grumman Foundation Bring Real World Science and ...
PR Newswire (press release)
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading environmental education and youth leadership nonprofit EarthEcho International is bringing 26 U.S.-based middle school teachers from across the country on an exploration of water ...

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Charlottesville City Schools recognized for environmental awareness efforts - The Charlottesville Newsplex

Environmental Education Issues - 5 hours 46 min ago

Charlottesville City Schools recognized for environmental awareness efforts
The Charlottesville Newsplex
All nine schools were among 72 across Virginia to get an award from the Virginia Naturally School Recognition Program, which is the official environmental education school recognition program of Virginia. According to a release, this award follows the ...
Charlottesville City Schools - Virginia Naturally School Recognition ProgramCharlottesville Tomorrow

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Why we still need to study the humanities in a STEM world - Washington Post

S.T.E.M Education - 5 hours 59 min ago

Washington Post

Why we still need to study the humanities in a STEM world
Washington Post
Since then, private and public pushes to increase STEM education have given rise to new concerns about the value of a liberal arts education — as well as arguments about why it is incredibly valuable, even to people going into STEM fields. A new book ...

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Eight Howard Students Participate in HBCU Innovation Summit - Howard Newsroom (press release)

Technology Education - 6 hours 7 min ago

Howard Newsroom (press release)

Eight Howard Students Participate in HBCU Innovation Summit
Howard Newsroom (press release)
... Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will visit over a dozen Silicon Valley/Bay Area corporations with a goal of empowering African American students to chart their career paths within the STEM – science, technology, education and mathematics -- fields.

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