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Will robots take over our jobs? - The Straits Times

Robotics - 1 hour 48 min ago

The Straits Times

Will robots take over our jobs?
The Straits Times
With robots increasingly taking over jobs, including those that require technical skills, it may be the "fuzzy" or soft skills that will save your job. The best workers need not just to be highly skilled, but must also learn to work well in teams and ...

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Primary school principals and teachers to begin meetings today on pay dispute, industrial action - New Zealand Herald

Industrial Education - 2 hours 11 min ago

Newshub

Primary school principals and teachers to begin meetings today on pay dispute, industrial action
New Zealand Herald
The country's primary school principals and teachers will begin meetings today over whether to accept a pay offer or take industrial action. Up to 2000 teachers are expected to attend the first meeting of the New Zealand Educational Institute (NZEI) Te ...
'Patient' teachers ready to fight for better payNewshub

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Lawrencetown brewery gives quiz night profits to local non-profit - The Digby Courier

Wood Working - 4 hours 2 min ago

The Digby Courier

Lawrencetown brewery gives quiz night profits to local non-profit
The Digby Courier
Carleton Road Industries operates a custom woodworking business making picnic tables, Adirondack chairs, benches, lawn swings, washer toss sets, kindling, survey stakes, and more. They also operate a property maintenance service that provides lawn ...

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Lawrencetown brewery gives quiz night profits to local non-profit - The Digby Courier

Wood Working - 4 hours 34 min ago

The Digby Courier

Lawrencetown brewery gives quiz night profits to local non-profit
The Digby Courier
Carleton Road Industries operates a custom woodworking business making picnic tables, Adirondack chairs, benches, lawn swings, washer toss sets, kindling, survey stakes, and more. They also operate a property maintenance service that provides lawn ...

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Montverde Academy alum earns high honors from Princeton - Daily Commercial

Electrical - 6 hours 35 min ago

Daily Commercial

Montverde Academy alum earns high honors from Princeton
Daily Commercial
MONTVERDE — Former Montverde Academy student Hans Hanley recently graduated from Princeton as a high honor Summa Cum Laude and with his degree in electrical engineering, among various other awards. At Princeton's Engineering ... Alison Hanley, Hans ...

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USD 383 Bond | Board plans $15.6 million for early education renovations - Manhattan Mercury

Electrical - 10 hours 54 min ago

Manhattan Mercury

USD 383 Bond | Board plans $15.6 million for early education renovations
Manhattan Mercury
Mechanical, electrical and plumbing improvements include HVAC replacement, estimated to cost $407,325; water and waste pipe replacement, $211,809; new intercom system, $19552; clock system replacement, $4,888; new fire protection system, $52,952; ...

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Toronto gets its 1st Industrial Heritage District, highlighting history of Dundas and Carlaw - CBC.ca

Industrial Education - 13 hours 3 min ago

CBC.ca

Toronto gets its 1st Industrial Heritage District, highlighting history of Dundas and Carlaw
CBC.ca
Camille Begin, plaques and public education manager at Heritage Toronto, said the Industrial Heritage District will feature ten plaques containing historical information about some of the industrial buildings remaining in the area. "This is a ...

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Career and Technical Education program develops partnerships - ECM Publishers

Industrial Education - 15 hours 29 min ago

ECM Publishers

Career and Technical Education program develops partnerships
ECM Publishers
Advisers for Elk River Area School District's Career and Technical Education program reported making more partnerships with several area businesses so that students in the program can have hands-on training and a clear path to careers after high school.

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GoLocalWorcester | Blackstone Valley Tech Grads Secure $6 Million ... - GoLocal Worcester

Machining - 16 hours 48 min ago

GoLocal Worcester

GoLocalWorcester | Blackstone Valley Tech Grads Secure $6 Million ...
GoLocal Worcester
Members of the Blackstone Valley Tech (BVT) class of 2018 secured over 200 individual scholarships and awards totaling $6 million.

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JHS team headed to Louisville, KY for national SkillsUSA conference - Jacksonville Daily News

Building Trades - 16 hours 51 min ago

Jacksonville Daily News

JHS team headed to Louisville, KY for national SkillsUSA conference
Jacksonville Daily News
Members of the Jacksonville High School TeamWorks team Nicolas Aragona, left, and Justin Fried get in practice time before the team heads to Louisville, KY this month to represent North Carolina in the SkillsUSA national competition for construction ...

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STEM grants awarded to area schools - Uniontown Herald Standard

Robotics - 17 hours 1 min ago

STEM grants awarded to area schools
Uniontown Herald Standard
Chevron Corp. and the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation announced Thursday nearly $175,000 in Innovation Grants to 37 classrooms across southwestern Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia to expand and support cutting-edge education programs ...

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Students apply knowledge at summer leadership camp - The Daily Nonpareil

Electrical - 17 hours 35 min ago

The Daily Nonpareil

Students apply knowledge at summer leadership camp
The Daily Nonpareil
Freightliner pays new technicians to complete its training course, Walsh said, adding that they are expected to attend faithfully, arrive on time and stay awake during class. Trainer Keith Lund gave students instructions for setting up a basic ...

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'Turn away from fear and hate' - theday.com

Automotive Education - 18 hours 52 min ago

theday.com

'Turn away from fear and hate'
theday.com
... relations after reading a recent op-ed in the Israeli newspaper Ha'Aretz by Khalaf Al Habtoor, chairman of the Al Habtoor Group, an international business conglomerate with interests in real estate, hotels, the automotive industry, education and ...

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Teenager told school counsellor she was suicidal before attempt, mother says - Stuff.co.nz

Industrial Education - June 16, 2018 - 11:48pm

Stuff.co.nz

Teenager told school counsellor she was suicidal before attempt, mother says
Stuff.co.nz
The student at Canterbury's Lincoln High School, who cannot be named to protect her privacy and personal safety, had spoken to a school counsellor and school dean on several occasions about being bullied by other students, and told them she was ...

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Part 2: What is your education worth? - Rappler

Industrial Education - June 16, 2018 - 11:02pm

Rappler

Part 2: What is your education worth?
Rappler
What education should really arm you with is a good, expansive mind, able to consider different perspectives on any one topic and winnow facts from myths or mere perception. Deeply believing in just one way of looking at life, and sticking with it like ...

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Principals and teachers head to ballot box over ministry pay offer - Stuff.co.nz

Industrial Education - June 16, 2018 - 10:27pm

Stuff.co.nz

Principals and teachers head to ballot box over ministry pay offer
Stuff.co.nz
Neither party is impressed with the Ministry of Education's latest offer of a pay increase, so later this month teachers and principals will first vote on whether to accept the offer, then vote on whether they will opt for industrial action in the form ...

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Building good jobs creates more good jobs - Mesabi Daily News

Building Trades - June 16, 2018 - 10:21pm

Building good jobs creates more good jobs
Mesabi Daily News
Building trades apprenticeships offer an opportunity for individuals to earn while they learn and develop valuable skills through a debt-free education. Prevailing wage requirements promote these apprenticeship programs. So when Mountain Iron and ...

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Study: Tech center needs work - The Daily Progress

Electrical - June 16, 2018 - 10:08pm

The Daily Progress

Study: Tech center needs work
The Daily Progress
WAYNESBORO — A recently completed study of career and technical education in Waynesboro, Staunton and Augusta County is offering a 10-year plan focusing on six goals in the areas of training, collaboration with local industry, and marketing to ...

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Local UofA students named to spring honors lists - Harrison Daily

Electrical - June 16, 2018 - 9:33pm

Local UofA students named to spring honors lists
Harrison Daily
Courtney Cox, a junior electrical engineering major in the College of Education and Health Professions. • Teila Creekmore, a senior communications disorders major in the College of Education and Health Professions. • Rashi Ghosh, a senior biology major ...

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Fredericksburg alternative school helped him 'get ready for the world,' grad says - Fredericksburg.com

Building Trades - June 16, 2018 - 8:59pm

Fredericksburg.com

Fredericksburg alternative school helped him 'get ready for the world,' grad says
Fredericksburg.com
... from most traditional private special education schools in the area because it also offers Career and Technical Education and Education for Employment programs. CTE course offerings include small engine repair, bicycle repair, carpentry, building ...

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