Technical Education

University presidents pitch 'beehive' plans to congressman - GoErie.com

1 hour 4 min ago

GoErie.com

University presidents pitch 'beehive' plans to congressman
GoErie.com
The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act reauthorizes a 2006 law that supports state and local career and technical education programs. “We've got legislation that is as bipartisan as it could be,” said Thompson, who ...

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Rockwall ISD names new academy director - Rockwall County Herald Banner

1 hour 42 min ago

Rockwall ISD names new academy director
Rockwall County Herald Banner
Rockwall Independent School District Board of Trustees unanimously approved Alison Belliveau as Executive Director for Career and Technical Education/Principal for the Dr. Gene Burton College & Career Academy on Monday night. “This is not the first ...

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Readying students for the future through career and technical education - Hillcountrynews

3 hours 2 min ago

Readying students for the future through career and technical education
Hillcountrynews
“Leading to a Bright Future” is more than a tagline for us in Leander ISD; it is the underpinning of everything we are working toward. Our goal is to prepare students to graduate equipped with all the skills, tools and knowledge to succeed on whatever ...

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CTE program expanding to South County high schools - Gonzales Tribune

4 hours 3 min ago

CTE program expanding to South County high schools
Gonzales Tribune
SOUTH COUNTY — Students from King City, Greenfield and Soledad high schools are strengthening their career and technical education through South Coast Region Agricultural Education Consortium. The Consortium receives grant funding through the ...

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CTE program expanding to South County high schools - Soledad Bee

4 hours 13 min ago

CTE program expanding to South County high schools
Soledad Bee
SOUTH COUNTY — Students from King City, Greenfield and Soledad high schools are strengthening their career and technical education through South Coast Region Agricultural Education Consortium. The Consortium receives grant funding through the ...

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Principal: 'Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes me angry.' - Washington Post

4 hours 34 min ago

Washington Post

Principal: 'Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes me angry.'
Washington Post
Our kids need excellent career and technical education. I wrote this book to say that loudly and clearly. We can create excellent career and tech ed programs. I was doing so in the '80s. We can do it again. Money matters. Race matters. Grit talk makes ...

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Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS - Cranston Herald

4 hours 39 min ago

Cranston Herald

Fusing creativity, design and technology: RI Mobile Maker Lab visits NEL/CPS
Cranston Herald
High school students are often asked what they want to do in the future for post-secondary schooling and a career, and oftentimes they are asked to choose between very different disciplines, such as art and technology for example. Twenty-first century ...

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When Removing Barriers to Career-Tech-Ed Programs Gets Tricky - Education Week (blog)

4 hours 41 min ago

Education Week (blog)

When Removing Barriers to Career-Tech-Ed Programs Gets Tricky
Education Week (blog)
Philadelphia has taken a big step to lower barriers to its career and technical education high schools, but it's running into opposition from some of the program's graduates. An unfolding controversy in the city is pitting district leaders, who want to ...

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Smith-Hughes Act celebrates centennial - Farm and Dairy

8 hours 40 min ago

Farm and Dairy

Smith-Hughes Act celebrates centennial
Farm and Dairy
The Perkins Act provides around $1.3 billion in federal support for career and technical education programs, including support for career pathway type programs. “An antiquated view of agriculture still exists; people think 'dumb farmers,'” Moore said ...

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Newport News Public Schools superintendent to retire after 10 years - wtkr.com

9 hours 30 min ago

wtkr.com

Newport News Public Schools superintendent to retire after 10 years
wtkr.com
Dr. Kilgore also established a national award-winning dropout prevention and recovery program, as well as a Career Pathways initiative to connect students to career exploration and development. She also expanded Career and Technical education options ...

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A guiding hand, an infectious smile - Petoskey News-Review

9 hours 53 min ago

Petoskey News-Review

A guiding hand, an infectious smile
Petoskey News-Review
Jim Rummer, director of career and technical education with the Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District, penned a Facebook post in tribute to Jeffrey. In it, he recalled meeting the former Petoskey superintendent while working as a teacher at ...

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After-school jobs could count toward high school graduation in Indiana - Indianapolis Star

13 hours 48 min ago

Indianapolis Star

After-school jobs could count toward high school graduation in Indiana
Indianapolis Star
Earning a skill credential in a high-wage, high-demand field, taking a certain number or career and technical education courses or earning at least a C letter grade in three college-level courses could also check that box for students. The applied ...

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Teachers awarded for classroom success - Youngstown Vindicator

18 hours 44 min ago

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Teachers awarded for classroom success
Youngstown Vindicator
Educators were awarded for capitalizing on opportunities to teach students beyond the confines of the classroom Tuesday at the Eastern Ohio Education Partnership's Excellence Awards ceremony at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center.
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FLASH UPDATE WEDNESDAY - Youngstown Vindicator

October 17, 2017 - 9:54pm

FLASH UPDATE WEDNESDAY
Youngstown Vindicator
Educators were awarded for capitalizing on opportunities to teach students beyond the confines of the classroom Tuesday at the Eastern Ohio Education Partnership's Excellence Awards ceremony at the Mahoning County Career and Technical Center.

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Franklin Co. board moves closer to renting one building for social services - Roanoke Times

October 17, 2017 - 8:25pm

Franklin Co. board moves closer to renting one building for social services
Roanoke Times
... to be used to bring the New Tech program to the high school. The project-based learning model, which was implemented this year at the middle school, would be housed on the high school's West Campus, home to career and technical education courses.

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Philly removes admissions standards for trade schools - Philly.com - Philly.com

October 17, 2017 - 7:25pm

Philadelphia Public School Notebook

Philly removes admissions standards for trade schools - Philly.com
Philly.com
It just got easier to gain entry to the city's career and technical education schools. Officials say it's a move to promote equity; alumni worry their schools will be ...
New lottery system for Philly tech school admissions stokes debatePhiladelphia Public School Notebook

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New law paves way for community college tuition waiver - Visalia Times-Delta

October 17, 2017 - 6:48pm

Visalia Times-Delta

New law paves way for community college tuition waiver
Visalia Times-Delta
A full-time College of the Sequoias student enrolled in 12 units per semester can expect to pay just over $1,100 in tuition fees per year. That amount only increases with enrollment in additional classes. On Friday, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed ...

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All Hands on Deck: CTEC students build pirate ship - Pittsburg Morning Sun

October 17, 2017 - 6:44pm

Pittsburg Morning Sun

All Hands on Deck: CTEC students build pirate ship
Pittsburg Morning Sun
Southeast Kansas Career and Technical Education Center construction trades class takes on a special project to build a pirate ship. The ship will be complete in the spring and will be up for auction. The ship will also be decorated with pirate styled ...

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New lottery system for Philly trade school admissions stokes debate - Philadelphia Public School Notebook

October 17, 2017 - 5:53pm

Philadelphia Public School Notebook

New lottery system for Philly trade school admissions stokes debate
Philadelphia Public School Notebook
For decades, Philadelphia's Career and Technical Education (CTE) High Schools have been among the city's most desirable, attracting motivated students from every neighborhood. And for years, they've been able to cull their students, discarding ...

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