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Manufacturers try to show students pathways to employment at annual STEM fair - Olean Times Herald

Machining - 2 hours 43 min ago

Olean Times Herald

Manufacturers try to show students pathways to employment at annual STEM fair
Olean Times Herald
They told students, who may not have the desire or financial means to attend college, about two-year trade schools and certification courses, as well as apprenticeships and trade unions that will even pay for their education. “If they want to go to a ...

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How Detroit is preparing for 35000-plus FIRST robotics competition visitors - Crain's Detroit Business

Robotics - 4 hours 53 min ago

Crain's Detroit Business

How Detroit is preparing for 35000-plus FIRST robotics competition visitors
Crain's Detroit Business
The hope is to provide a favorable first impression for not just the kids participating in the competition, but also parents, teachers, spectators and company representatives who eventually might invest in the city themselves. The FIRST Championship ...

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Shortage of skilled tradesworkers makes home repairs a headache - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Wood Working - 5 hours 25 min ago

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Shortage of skilled tradesworkers makes home repairs a headache
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
The median annual wage for carpenters is $43,600, and the highest 10 percent earn more than $79,480. Thorkilsen said he believes the elimination of vocational training in high schools cut off much of the pipeline for blue-collar workers. An emphasis on ...

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Fresh Start students build 25th home in Portage since 2000 - Portage Daily Register

Electrical - 6 hours 15 min ago

Fresh Start students build 25th home in Portage since 2000
Portage Daily Register
“I've gained so much experience working here, it's unreal.” What's next for Pulver? “I plan to pursue a career in carpentry,” he said. “This has opened my perspective, and makes me know what I want to do.” He, Rockwell and the other students in the ...

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Education roundup: News and notes from NWI schools - nwitimes.com

Machining - 6 hours 48 min ago

nwitimes.com

Education roundup: News and notes from NWI schools
nwitimes.com
Eleven welding, modern machining and construction technology students from the A. K. Smith Career Center in Michigan City traveled to Indianapolis to participate in the state-level SkillsUSA competition at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Jacob Parkman ...

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Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio - Watertown Public Opinion

Robotics - 7 hours 55 min ago

Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio
Watertown Public Opinion
Robots that can teach programming and coding are gaining traction among students, educators, and parents worldwide with growing acceptance of automation at workplaces. With the increased popularity of educational robots, the global educational robots ...

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Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio - Watertown Public Opinion

Industrial Education - 7 hours 55 min ago

Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio
Watertown Public Opinion
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 21, 2018--Technavio's latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022. defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential ...

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Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio - WLNS

Robotics - 7 hours 55 min ago

Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio
WLNS
Technavio has published a new market research report on the global educational robots market from 2018-2022. (Graphic: Business Wire). According to Technavio market research analysts, the global educational robots market will grow at a CAGR of over 21 ...

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Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio - WLNS

Industrial Education - 7 hours 55 min ago

Global Educational Robots Market - Entry of Global Industry Players to Boost Growth | Technavio
WLNS
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 21, 2018--Technavio's latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022. defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential ...

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Carney is right: new industrial revolution is chance for change - The National

Industrial Education - 8 hours 14 min ago

The National

Carney is right: new industrial revolution is chance for change
The National
This quaternary education will also have to support the settled lifestyles of those in their late 30s and early 40s who are compelled, by the times, to go back to college. And here's where the Thatcher quote comes back in. As a trailblazer of the ...

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Thrilled to hear of NCCC trade school - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Building Trades - 14 hours 12 min ago

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Thrilled to hear of NCCC trade school
The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
As we have been saying for years, trades are an underserved part of our education system. BOCES does a good job, but beyond that there is nothing in the Tri-Lakes area, and hardly anything east of SUNY Canton. Construction is one of the biggest sectors ...

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Career Technical Education creates pathways to high demand, high wage careers - Statesman Journal

Wood Working - 14 hours 59 min ago

Statesman Journal

Career Technical Education creates pathways to high demand, high wage careers
Statesman Journal
This time of year, I often think about high school seniors poised to graduate but undecided about their future. Instead of a feeling of uncertainty, high school students should start preparing for life after graduation well before their final year ...

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USA Advisory Council mulls ideas to expand courses - The Review

Industrial Education - 15 hours 18 min ago

The Review

USA Advisory Council mulls ideas to expand courses
The Review
Sampson also asked about the type of education required for environmental specialists. Stacy Lucas, staffing specialist with Express Employment Professionals of Boardman, said that could fall under the post of a safety manager in manufacturing or an ...

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FUNdraiser aids women's education - Sentinel-Tribune

Automotive Education - April 20, 2018 - 11:47pm

Sentinel-Tribune

FUNdraiser aids women's education
Sentinel-Tribune
GFWC Women's Club of Bowling Green presented the first two scholarships generated from its Little Black Dress FUNdraisers on April 13 at this year's gala. Sarah Bird and Kirsten Furry each received a $2,000 scholarship. Bird's career goal is to be a ...

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Africa: Building an industry-led research institution - ESI Africa

Industrial Education - April 20, 2018 - 11:44pm

ESI Africa

Africa: Building an industry-led research institution
ESI Africa
I can tell you AIMS is the most exciting and dynamic science and educational institution in the world. What has driven the institution are the young students from Africa.” Turok said AIMS' research and industry-led capacity development aligns with the ...
African Development Bank, African Institute of Mathematics and Science to Transform Industry-Led Research in AfricaAllAfrica.com

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Employers woo students at career fair - The Laconia Daily Sun

Machining - April 20, 2018 - 10:00pm

The Laconia Daily Sun

Employers woo students at career fair
The Laconia Daily Sun
... a private equity firm out of Boston, and we are looking to grow,” Geiger said. He has a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from the University of New Hampshire. He hopes to make contact with young people pursuing an engineering degree who ...

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Engineering technology dominating 4th IR - New Straits Times Online

Industrial Education - April 20, 2018 - 9:40pm

New Straits Times Online

Engineering technology dominating 4th IR
New Straits Times Online
AN unpredictable and unprecedented technological change is looming with the advent of the (4th IR) 4th Industrial Revolution. Universities, as the nation's education nerve centre, are at the core of modulation. They must adapt and grow to be in tandem ...

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Freeman: 'I want us to thrive on our own' - The Daily Progress

Industrial Education - April 20, 2018 - 9:15pm

The Daily Progress

Freeman: 'I want us to thrive on our own'
The Daily Progress
There are many things in progress, including the industrial park and city parks. As a council, we need to consider what is fair for the tax rate. Many of the calls I receive are about trash collection. But we don't have people who want those jobs. Q ...

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Six inducted into S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering - Missouri S&T News and Research

Electrical - April 20, 2018 - 8:55pm

Six inducted into S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Missouri S&T News and Research
Doell has served as president of the Rockwood School District board of education and president and governor of the St. Louis Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association. He is a licensed professional engineer in Missouri and Kansas and a ...

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Six inducted into S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering - Missouri S&T News and Research

Electrical - April 20, 2018 - 8:47pm

Six inducted into S&T Academy of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Missouri S&T News and Research
Doell has served as president of the Rockwood School District board of education and president and governor of the St. Louis Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association. He is a licensed professional engineer in Missouri and Kansas and a ...

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