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MI Gubernatorial Hopefuls Talk Education - WKAR

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WKAR

MI Gubernatorial Hopefuls Talk Education
WKAR
“That's why the plan that I've put on the table starts with universal early childhood education and extends through making sure that you can get an affordable four-year degree or a debt-free two year degree, or a path into the skilled trades,” says ...

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State reps hear about building a better workforce - Brunswick News

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State reps hear about building a better workforce
Brunswick News
The state House Rural Development Council set up shop in Brunswick this week, at the College of Coastal Georgia, and Monday legislators heard from leaders in industry and education discuss ways to build what Lee Bechmann of the Georgia Ports Authority ...

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Milford offers class for students forgoing college - Milford Daily News

October 22, 2018 - 7:13pm

Milford Daily News

Milford offers class for students forgoing college
Milford Daily News
Building Trades is a little different, however, Otlin said. Further education is required, or at least encouraged by employers, in most of the other programs. For a construction job, it's not. At least one of the students in Johnson's class said he'd ...

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Pittsburgh's TRYP Hotel Brings Historic Building to Life Through Storytelling and Local Art - PR Newswire (press release)

October 22, 2018 - 4:03pm

Pittsburgh's TRYP Hotel Brings Historic Building to Life Through Storytelling and Local Art
PR Newswire (press release)
The 108 room hotel will take up residence in the former Washington Education Center, a historic trade school building. The hotel developer, the Century Group, in partnership Aaron Henderson and Casey Droege Cultural Productions (CDCP), has developed ...

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Minnesota State College Southeast names new Dean of Students - Winona Daily News

October 22, 2018 - 12:35pm

Winona Daily News

Minnesota State College Southeast names new Dean of Students
Winona Daily News
Coming to Minnesota State College Southeast with more than 15 years of leadership experience creating change in education and nonprofit environments, Josiah Litant brings a vibrant, innovative approach to student services as MSC Southeast's new Dean ...

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New York Home to Largest Troublemakers School Yet - Labor Notes (blog)

October 22, 2018 - 12:00pm

Labor Notes (blog)

New York Home to Largest Troublemakers School Yet
Labor Notes (blog)
Four hundred troublemakers gathered September 29 in New York City for a full day of skill-building, education, and strategy discussions. Labor Notes has been hosting Troublemakers Schools around the country for years, but this one was the largest in ...

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Willmar School Board to meet Monday at high school - West Central Tribune

October 22, 2018 - 8:08am

Willmar School Board to meet Monday at high school
West Central Tribune
Students in the course learn about building trades careers in the area by spending time at area businesses. Explore related topics:NewseducationNewsLocalEducationWillmarWillmar School Boardwillmar senior high schoolManufacturing and Production ...

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Willmar School Board to meet Monday at high school - West Central Tribune

October 22, 2018 - 8:08am

Willmar School Board to meet Monday at high school
West Central Tribune
Students in the course learn about building trades careers in the area by spending time at area businesses. Explore related topics:NewseducationNewsLocalEducationWillmarWillmar School Boardwillmar senior high schoolManufacturing and Production ...

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Skilled-trades push exposes fractured training pipeline - Crain's Detroit Business

October 21, 2018 - 6:03am

Crain's Detroit Business

Skilled-trades push exposes fractured training pipeline
Crain's Detroit Business
The Operating Engineers Local 324 trains heavy equipment and crane operators on a sprawling 550-acre plot of land in the exurbs that the union started building a half-century ago on the north side of M-59. On any given weekday, dozens of excavators and ...

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YWCA 'Fix It' Program Shows Women How To Make Small Home Repairs - Wheeling Intelligencer

October 21, 2018 - 12:26am

Wheeling Intelligencer

YWCA 'Fix It' Program Shows Women How To Make Small Home Repairs
Wheeling Intelligencer
The YWCA and the building trades next came together to bring the Step Up for Women pre-apprenticeship training program to Wheeling, where it is located within the Ironworkers Local 549 building at 2350 Main St. The 12-week program is free to women who ...

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Seven candidates vie for two full-term spots on Anchor Bay Schools Board of Education - The Macomb Daily

October 20, 2018 - 7:22pm

The Macomb Daily

Seven candidates vie for two full-term spots on Anchor Bay Schools Board of Education
The Macomb Daily
Seven residents will compete for two, six-year terms on the Anchor Bay School District Board of Education. The candidates include Diane Caldwell, Jon DeRoo, Marybeth ... I am in support of a skilled trades academy much like the current honors academy ...

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A union guide to Oregon's November general election - Nwlaborpress

October 20, 2018 - 5:39pm

Nwlaborpress

A union guide to Oregon's November general election
Nwlaborpress
OBTC state building trades. OEA Oregon Education Assn. (teachers) or local affiliates. OFNHP nurses and health techs. ONA Oregon Nurses Association. OPEIU 11 office/professional. OPCMIA 82 Plasterers Local 82. OPCMIA 555 Cement Masons Local 555.

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CTC to showcase industrial technology programs, classes with open house - The Killeen Daily Herald

October 19, 2018 - 6:46am

CTC to showcase industrial technology programs, classes with open house
The Killeen Daily Herald
“The open house is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in learning a new trade or skill or for anyone thinking about going to school to start a career in one of these technical areas,” said Ronnie Turner, chairperson of CTC's Industrial ...

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Career Jam opens kids' eyes to future jobs - The Saratogian

October 18, 2018 - 2:12pm

The Saratogian

Career Jam opens kids' eyes to future jobs
The Saratogian
More than 1,800 eighth- and ninth-graders from Indian Lake to Kinderhook visited the large Adirondack Sports Complex Dome where 70 employers in fields ranging from building trades to technology introduced kids to their respective industries. The event ...

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Michigan schools superintendent tours Delton Kellogg / 10-18-18 - Hastings Banner

October 18, 2018 - 12:34pm

Hastings Banner

Michigan schools superintendent tours Delton Kellogg / 10-18-18
Hastings Banner
Alles hosted the group in a visit to the Building Trades house being built on Osborne Road. Career and Technical Education teacher Rollie Ferris offered an overview of the program. Every two years, a building project is picked. The students interested ...

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Greater Cincinnati workforce development program has new leader - Cincinnati Business Courier

October 18, 2018 - 12:04pm

Cincinnati Business Courier

Greater Cincinnati workforce development program has new leader
Cincinnati Business Courier
Berling's role includes leading the Enzweiler Building Institute, a building trades apprentice training program. She succeeds Shawn Cox ... Prior to that, she was executive director of educational outreach at Northern Kentucky University. In that role ...

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'Need is greater than supply': Why technical education is booming in Greater Lansing - Lansing State Journal

October 18, 2018 - 6:02am

Lansing State Journal

'Need is greater than supply': Why technical education is booming in Greater Lansing
Lansing State Journal
LANSING — Tucked within Michigan State University's Plant and Soil Sciences Building, a class of students hovers around lab tables equipped with small plants, plastic cups and water, working in teams to practice irrigation techniques. The students are ...

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Rosamond High School vocational class gets $10000 grant donation - KERO 23ABC News

October 17, 2018 - 10:54pm

KERO 23ABC News

Rosamond High School vocational class gets $10000 grant donation
KERO 23ABC News
ROSAMOND, Calif. - A vocational class at Rosamond High School received a $10,000 grant donation to help them with materials for the course. The Building Trades course, which is part of the Career Technical Education program, focuses on skills to help ...

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News to Use: Oct. 17 edition - Journal-Times

October 17, 2018 - 10:56am

Journal-Times

News to Use: Oct. 17 edition
Journal-Times
The Olive Hill Planning and Zoning Commission will meet in regular session at 10:30 a.m. at the Olive Hill Center for Arts and Education. Tuesday, October 30. Kentucky Blood Center, blood drive, 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. ... Tri-State Building Trades Unions ...

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Islander is first recipient of building trades scholarship - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

October 17, 2018 - 10:34am

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Islander is first recipient of building trades scholarship
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald
This endowed scholarship fund was established in honor of Roland G. “Doc” Hannaford, a Maine native and graduate of the building construction program at Souther Maine Vocational Technical Institute, now Southern Maine Community College, in 1964.

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