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Berryville Offers Students, Workforce More with Connect 4 (Education/Workforce | Winner, Class II) - Arkansas Business Online

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Arkansas Business Online

Berryville Offers Students, Workforce More with Connect 4 (Education/Workforce | Winner, Class II)
Arkansas Business Online
The armory building had already been deeded to the city by the Arkansas Army National Guard at the start of the strategic planning process, with Mayor Tim McKinney saying then that he hoped to see the building used for workforce development for high ...

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DRIVE One Detroit offers unique vocational education experience at Roseville campus - The Macomb Daily

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DRIVE One Detroit offers unique vocational education experience at Roseville campus
The Macomb Daily
With employable skills, students don't have to worry about what happens after high school graduation. Photo courtesy of DRIVE One. By Jane Peterson, For The Macomb Daily. Posted: 12/11/17, 6:17 AM EST |. # Comments. The DRIVE One program accepts ...

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Today in history: New Mesick high school building dedicated - Cadillac News

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Today in history: New Mesick high school building dedicated
Cadillac News
The board of education has authorized the purchase of a military service flag for the high school alumni who have entered the service of the country in the various branches of the military and naval service. The flag will have about 30 stars. New flags ...

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Why Pennsylvania must invest in education - The Philadelphia Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 6:37pm

Why Pennsylvania must invest in education
The Philadelphia Tribune
More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized training from nearly 750 apprenticeship programs. They are gaining increased skills, and nationally recognized credentials, in a wide range of fields from the traditional trades to robotics and ...

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Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education - The Philadelphia Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 6:37pm

Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education
The Philadelphia Tribune
More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized training from nearly 750 apprenticeship programs. They are gaining increased skills, and a nationally recognized credentials, in a wide range of fields from the traditional trades to robotics and ...

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COLUMN: Why it's essential for Pennsylvania to invest in education - Meadville Tribune

December 9, 2017 - 5:56am

COLUMN: Why it's essential for Pennsylvania to invest in education
Meadville Tribune
More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized training from nearly 750 apprenticeship programs. They are gaining increased skills, and a nationally recognized credentials, in a wide range of fields from the traditional trades to robotics and ...

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School Notes | Need a job? Come to work for Portsmouth Public Schools - Virginian-Pilot

December 8, 2017 - 8:37am

Virginian-Pilot

School Notes | Need a job? Come to work for Portsmouth Public Schools
Virginian-Pilot
Children's success in school depends largely on the support of caring, competent adults. That's why we hire year-round to find top-notch candidates for a number of positions across the school division. On Wednesday, Dec. 13, we'll be at it again. Join ...

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Kenneth Broadbent: Not your grandfather's apprenticeship program - Pittsburgh Business Times

December 8, 2017 - 4:14am

Pittsburgh Business Times

Kenneth Broadbent: Not your grandfather's apprenticeship program
Pittsburgh Business Times
Thanks to cutting-edge work on the part of our region's building trades' unions, Pittsburgh is already ahead of the curve. Pittsburgh is home to institutions of higher learning that are leading the way in high-tech and medical research and development ...

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Guest Editorial: Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education - Carlisle Sentinel

December 7, 2017 - 7:22pm

Carlisle Sentinel

Guest Editorial: Why it's essential for Pa. to invest in education
Carlisle Sentinel
More than 15,000 people are now getting the specialized training from nearly 750 apprenticeship programs. They are gaining increased skills, and a nationally recognized credentials, in a wide range of fields from the traditional trades to robotics and ...

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600 teens attend trade event - Jacksonville Daily News

December 7, 2017 - 4:58pm

Jacksonville Daily News

600 teens attend trade event
Jacksonville Daily News
The venue called Expedition: Careers, is part of a joint effort between Onslow, Jones, and Duplin county schools, and Lejeune High School to build an Eastern North Carolina Regional Skills Center that expands workforce options for area youth. Over 10 ...

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Here are eight new schools and programs proposed for Lexington ... - Lexington Herald Leader

December 7, 2017 - 4:20pm

Lexington Herald Leader

Here are eight new schools and programs proposed for Lexington ...
Lexington Herald Leader
The $10.6 million purchase of the Imani Church building on Georgetown Road is just the tip of the iceberg of the new schools, new programs and new locations on an updated plan that Fayette County Schools' local planning committee voted Wednesday to ...

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Building fairness and opportunity: The effects of repealing Illinois' prevailing wage law - Illinois Policy

December 7, 2017 - 10:25am

Illinois Policy

Building fairness and opportunity: The effects of repealing Illinois' prevailing wage law
Illinois Policy
9. Few minorities made it through to become union journeymen, and union apprenticeship programs imposed arbitrary education requirements, which kept out disadvantaged workers. The comptroller's report concluded that Davis-Bacon diminished minority ...

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NC needs more people to build stuff. How one college and women are stepping up. - Durham Herald Sun

December 7, 2017 - 6:03am

Durham Herald Sun

NC needs more people to build stuff. How one college and women are stepping up.
Durham Herald Sun
She is now part of a new class of students at Central Carolina Community College (CCCC) studying in the year-old Building Construction Technologies program at the Pittsboro campus of the community college. The program is training dozens of young and ...

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Readers sound off on subway repairs, sex harassment and lunch money - New York Daily News

December 7, 2017 - 3:02am

New York Daily News

Readers sound off on subway repairs, sex harassment and lunch money
New York Daily News
Manhattan: If there is one issue on which New Yorkers can agree, it is that our subway system needs fixing. I agree with Scott Rechler's Nov. 30 Op-Ed assessment of the MTA's failings: The organization has become too large with too many ...

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Harvard Study: US Has Potential to Triple Apprenticeships - USGlass Metal & Glazing

December 6, 2017 - 3:00pm

Harvard Study: US Has Potential to Triple Apprenticeships
USGlass Metal & Glazing
Apprenticeships work for the glazing industry and other specialty trades. Researches from the Harvard Business School and Burning Glass Technologies identified what makes these programs work, and how they can be implemented across other sectors. Room ...

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NP seeks another $400000 for fields, boating center - Valley Breeze

December 6, 2017 - 7:28am

Valley Breeze

NP seeks another $400000 for fields, boating center
Valley Breeze
The North Providence boat building curriculum and apprenticeship program currently trains and educates students in the marine trades and works with the University of Rhode Island ship building program, the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association, the ...

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Workforce grant will help special education students - Sharonherald

December 6, 2017 - 4:48am

Workforce grant will help special education students
Sharonherald
With the grant funding, students will hear public speakers and participate in field trips to places that provide job shadowing experiences or career education opportunities. Students will be paired with professionals in fields that interest them at ...

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WHS construction trades students building for the future - News ... - Canton Repository

December 6, 2017 - 4:36am

Canton Repository

WHS construction trades students building for the future - News ...
Canton Repository
Massillon students in the construction trades program are getting hands-on experience building a large-scale structure from start to finish.

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WHS construction trades students building for the future - Massillon Independent

December 6, 2017 - 4:27am

Massillon Independent

WHS construction trades students building for the future
Massillon Independent
Massillon students in the construction trades program are getting hands-on experience building a large-scale structure from start to finish. MASSILLON When Vaughn Mohler took over as Washington High School's construction trades instructor three years ...

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City Dope: CCSD Superintendent Talks Race, Discipline and ... - Flagpole Magazine

December 6, 2017 - 12:00am

City Dope: CCSD Superintendent Talks Race, Discipline and ...
Flagpole Magazine
After 95 days heading the Clarke County School District, Superintendent Demond Means said he wants all children in public school showing proficiency in reading and mathematics. And he wants to focus on the social and emotional growth of children ...

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