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

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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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Marlin ISD to restart building trades program as Waco ISD eyes GWAMA tuition hike - Waco Tribune-Herald

April 20, 2018 - 7:19pm

Waco Tribune-Herald

Marlin ISD to restart building trades program as Waco ISD eyes GWAMA tuition hike
Waco Tribune-Herald
Marlin Independent School District is restarting its own building trades courses because of the expense of sending students to Waco ISD's Greater Waco Advanced Manufacturing Academy, Marlin Superintendent Michael Seabolt announced this week. Two days ...

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International Housing Association Focuses on Global Skilled Labor Shortage - BuildingOnline

April 20, 2018 - 5:48pm

International Housing Association Focuses on Global Skilled Labor Shortage
BuildingOnline
Workers are leaving their home countries for better job opportunities elsewhere, the population of skilled trade workers is aging and young people are seeking professions requiring a college education instead of the building trades,” said Kristin ...

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MN construction industry loses 1000 jobs in March - Finance and Commerce

April 19, 2018 - 5:56pm

Finance and Commerce

MN construction industry loses 1000 jobs in March
Finance and Commerce
Sectors with the biggest job gains in March were trade, transportation and utilities (1,900); manufacturing (1,500); education and health services (800); information (700); professional and business services (200), and financial activities (100 ...

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Beaufort County SC schools Career, Tech Education program ... - Island Packet

April 19, 2018 - 3:55pm

Island Packet

Beaufort County SC schools Career, Tech Education program ...
Island Packet
If Beaufort County (SC) School District's $76 million referendum passes on Saturday, April 21, 2018, Beaufort High, Bluffton High and Hilton Head Island High will get Career and Technical Education (CATE) buildings on their campuses.

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wgrz.com | SUNY students get credit for aiding Puerto Rico - WGRZ.com

April 19, 2018 - 12:03pm

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wgrz.com | SUNY students get credit for aiding Puerto Rico
WGRZ.com
Hundreds of SUNY students willing to volunteer with rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico will receive college credit for their time, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday.
Puerto Rico: SUNY students can get credit for rebuildingRochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Developer, nonprofit team to renovate southwest Detroit apartment complex - Crain's Detroit Business

April 19, 2018 - 7:44am

Crain's Detroit Business

Developer, nonprofit team to renovate southwest Detroit apartment complex
Crain's Detroit Business
Shelborne Development Corp. and a job skills-training nonprofit plan to redevelop the blighted Broderick Manor building in southwest Detroit. SER Metro-Detroit wants to use larger-scale multifamily renovation projects like this one to lead its ...

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Poches reflects on 11 years as Portage schools superintendent - WiscNews

April 18, 2018 - 6:18pm

WiscNews

Poches reflects on 11 years as Portage schools superintendent
WiscNews
Looking back on his time in the district, Poches said he's proud of things like Building Trades specifically for its impact on students, as well as his staff members who work together to make it happen. +2. Charles Poches at desk. Buy Now. Charles ...

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Spotlight on Education: Meet Central Texas College - Myguidon

April 18, 2018 - 6:05pm

Myguidon

Spotlight on Education: Meet Central Texas College
Myguidon
The Trades/Maintenance Technology Program provides students a solid understanding of the construction industry with practical application in building and remodeling. Offered at the Fort Leonard Wood site, the program also consists of both an Associate ...

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State Labor Dept. outlines jobs needed to build AK LNG - Alaskajournal.com

April 18, 2018 - 4:20pm

State Labor Dept. outlines jobs needed to build AK LNG
Alaskajournal.com
We have too many construction workers retiring; we have to educate young Alaskans about opportunities in the trades,” Drygas said further. “And sure, it's not for everyone but I think a lot of young folks just don't know about it. What they Alaska ...

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OCNI awarded a Grant of nearly $495000 to support innovative skills training project - GlobeNewswire (press release)

April 18, 2018 - 4:06pm

GlobeNewswire (press release)

OCNI awarded a Grant of nearly $495000 to support innovative skills training project
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Toronto, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is proud to announce that it has received a $494,872 grant over one year from the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development's (MAESD ...

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Building Trades Unions at Forefront of Opioid Crisis - Bloomberg BNA

April 18, 2018 - 7:12am

Building Trades Unions at Forefront of Opioid Crisis
Bloomberg BNA
“We're losing people at an alarming rate,” Kyle Zimmer, health and safety director for International Union of Operation Engineers Local 478 in Connecticut, said. A year ago, NABTU established a task force of its member unions and select employers to ...

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Carpenter turned teacher hopes to spark interest in the trades - Journal of Commerce

April 18, 2018 - 5:15am

Journal of Commerce

Carpenter turned teacher hopes to spark interest in the trades
Journal of Commerce
Thanks to Toronto's York University, carpenter M-C MacPhee has realized a long-held dream of teaching at the high school level. The Nova Scotia native landed a position teaching a Grade 9 course at Toronto's Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute after ...

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Raimondo heads to California, Washington, D.C., for speeches ... - The Providence Journal

April 16, 2018 - 8:13pm

The Providence Journal

Raimondo heads to California, Washington, D.C., for speeches ...
The Providence Journal
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo is headed to San Diego, California, and Washington, D.C., this week to give speeches to female CEOs first and then to construction trade-union leaders — and, of course, to raise money for her ...
Gov. Raimondo to Travel to California and Washington, DC ...U.S. News & World Report
Gov. Raimondo to travel to California and Washington, DC | The ...Seattle Times

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This high school finds success combining college-ready classes ... - PBS NewsHour

April 16, 2018 - 5:01pm

PBS NewsHour

This high school finds success combining college-ready classes ...
PBS NewsHour
HATHORNE, Mass. — In a darkened classroom in Essex Technical High School, Anna Maria Miller takes careful notes while watching a subtitled video sampling from Rwanda's infamous “hate radio,” which helped fuel the genocide of the minority Tutsi ...

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Best new schools selected for 2018 AIA CAE Education Facility ... - Archinect

April 16, 2018 - 2:43pm

Archinect

Best new schools selected for 2018 AIA CAE Education Facility ...
Archinect
After revealing the winners of the year's best new library buildings, the American Institute of Architects today presented its annual list of the best schools and learning centers. The Institute's Committee on Architecture for Education selected eight ...

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Million dollar grant to expand high school construction training ... - Sonoma West

April 16, 2018 - 2:15pm

Sonoma West

Million dollar grant to expand high school construction training ...
Sonoma West
The Career Technical Education Foundation Sonoma County has been approved for a $1 million grant from Tipping Point Community, a prominent Bay Area funder that fights poverty in the Bay Area, to support expansion of a successful local youth training ...

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Million dollar grant to expand high school construction training ... - Sonoma West

April 16, 2018 - 2:05pm

Sonoma West

Million dollar grant to expand high school construction training ...
Sonoma West
The Career Technical Education Foundation Sonoma County has been approved for a $1 million grant from Tipping Point Community, a prominent Bay Area funder that fights poverty in the Bay Area, to support expansion of a successful local youth training ...

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Election 2018: Who's running for school board - Reno Gazette-Journal - Reno Gazette Journal

April 16, 2018 - 9:00am

Reno Gazette Journal

Election 2018: Who's running for school board - Reno Gazette-Journal
Reno Gazette Journal
It's a sea of (mostly) new faces in this year's school board election. Eight candidates are gunning for three open seats on the school board. Only one, Debra Feemster, is an incumbent. But candidate Ryan Gonda, running for District F, served briefly as ...

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