Technical Education

Santa Rosa school district seeks Title 1, STEM assistance - Santa Rosa Press Gazette

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Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Santa Rosa school district seeks Title 1, STEM assistance
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
... ensure that career and technical programs are academically rigorous and up-to-date with the needs of the regional business and industry; the funds also support innovation and expand access to quality career and technical education programs ...

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Leander district approves $454.4 million bond for new schools, growth - MyStatesman.com

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MyStatesman.com

Leander district approves $454.4 million bond for new schools, growth
MyStatesman.com
Trustees decided to reduce the technology budget by $9 million to make room for optional projects that would boost career and technical education, including the addition or renovations of agriculture barn facilities at three high schools, a junior ROTC ...
$454.4M bond vote for four new schools in Leander ISDKXAN.com
Leander ISD Trustees Call For $454M Bond ReferendumPatch.com

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The Value of Bringing Drones to the Classroom - The Atlantic

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The Atlantic

The Value of Bringing Drones to the Classroom
The Atlantic
... grows, we will automatically have people that have skills to work in the various areas of drone technology, whether it be drone pilots or technicians or designers or manufacturers,” said Paul Green, the cooperative's director of career and ...

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2017-18 Hansen Scholarship Program Announced - KRSL

August 17, 2017 - 4:22pm

2017-18 Hansen Scholarship Program Announced
KRSL
One hundred Hansen Career and Technical Education Scholarships with stipends of $4,000 renewable for one additional year, providing the recipients have achieved at least a 3.00 GPA at the college level. Career and Technical Education Scholarships are ...

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Blacksburg Rotary presents Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student Awards - Roanoke Times

August 17, 2017 - 4:03pm

Roanoke Times

Blacksburg Rotary presents Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student Awards
Roanoke Times
The Rotary Club of Blacksburg recently presented Outstanding Career and Technical Education Student Awards to four area seniors. The students honored were Courtney Lester of Auburn High School, Iris Flad of Blacksburg High School, Jakob Blanton of ...

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Camp Verde School Board supports agreement with Valley Academy - Verde Independent

August 17, 2017 - 3:37pm

Verde Independent

Camp Verde School Board supports agreement with Valley Academy
Verde Independent
The Camp Verde Unified School District's governing board, pictured earlier this year, voted 5-to-0 on Aug. 8 to approve an Intergovernmental Agreement and Memorandum of Understanding with Valley Academy of Career and Technical Education. (Photo by ...

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Camp Verde School Board supports agreement with Valley Academy - Verde Independent

August 17, 2017 - 3:37pm

Verde Independent

Camp Verde School Board supports agreement with Valley Academy
Verde Independent
The Camp Verde Unified School District's governing board, pictured earlier this year, voted 5-to-0 on Aug. 8 to approve an Intergovernmental Agreement and Memorandum of Understanding with Valley Academy of Career and Technical Education. (Photo by ...

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Rep. Manweller recognized for work on career and technical education - iFIBER One News

August 17, 2017 - 2:54pm

iFIBER One News

Rep. Manweller recognized for work on career and technical education
iFIBER One News
OLYMPIA – Rep. Matt Manweller is being recognized for his work in career and technical education during the past two legislative sessions. The Washington Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) awarded Manweller, R-Ellensburg, the ...

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At new Cianbro facility, LePage praises vocational training, calls teachers 'a dime a dozen' - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

August 17, 2017 - 2:09pm

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

At new Cianbro facility, LePage praises vocational training, calls teachers 'a dime a dozen'
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Kilby-Chesley also said the MEA has supported vocational education in schools, now known as career and technical education. She said it prepares people for jobs that are more hands on, but said students can't be lumped into one category where they are ...
Maine-Based Construction Company Unveils Workforce Development CenterWABI

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600 HS internships completed, DOE says - Queens Chronicle

August 17, 2017 - 1:22pm

Queens Chronicle

600 HS internships completed, DOE says
Queens Chronicle
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña announced in Long Island City last Thursday 600 students from 74 high schools across the city participated in the first year of the Career and Technical Education Industry Scholars Program, which connects pupils with ...

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Schools work to prepare local students for a career in IT - WSAW

August 17, 2017 - 9:01am

WSAW

Schools work to prepare local students for a career in IT
WSAW
"We're trying to develop student's technology skills at an early age and use it throughout their career," said Jon Winter, the Career and Technical Education Coordinator with the Wausau School District. He said encouraging students to pursue a career ...

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Does Trump's Education Budget Support Our Future Workforce? - Education Week (subscription) (blog)

August 17, 2017 - 8:40am

Education Week (subscription) (blog)

Does Trump's Education Budget Support Our Future Workforce?
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
Stefani is the Career and Technical Education Director and Business Education teacher at Rigby High School/Idaho Digital Learning Academy in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Picture yourself walking down the halls of Rigby High School in rural Idaho. As you glance ...

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At EVIT more paths than one lead to the American Dream - Scottsdale Independent

August 16, 2017 - 9:24pm

Scottsdale Independent

At EVIT more paths than one lead to the American Dream
Scottsdale Independent
As the educational landscape evolves, EVIT officials say they are seeking to provide the best options to all students. While career and technical education has been historically viewed for non-college bound students, that is the opinion of generations ...

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At EVIT more paths than one lead to the American Dream - Scottsdale Independent

August 16, 2017 - 9:24pm

Scottsdale Independent

At EVIT more paths than one lead to the American Dream
Scottsdale Independent
Through programs at the East Valley Institute of Technology, hundreds of thousands of students from 10 school districts are given an opportunity to simultaneously finish high school and receive two years of career or college training for free. EVIT is ...

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State funding will help LOSD boost graduation rates - Pamplin Media Group

August 16, 2017 - 9:03pm

Pamplin Media Group

State funding will help LOSD boost graduation rates
Pamplin Media Group
The LOSD will put 45 percent of funds toward college and career readiness/dropout prevent and 40 percent toward career technical education and opportunities in science, engineering, art and math (STEAM). LOSD staff is still formulating plans for career ...

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State funding will help LOSD boost graduation rates - Pamplin Media Group

August 16, 2017 - 9:03pm

Pamplin Media Group

State funding will help LOSD boost graduation rates
Pamplin Media Group
The LOSD will put 45 percent of funds toward college and career readiness/dropout prevent and 40 percent toward career technical education and opportunities in science, engineering, art and math (STEAM). LOSD staff is still formulating plans for career ...

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Sen. Kaine tours job training program in Richmond - WRIC

August 16, 2017 - 7:02pm

WRIC

Sen. Kaine tours job training program in Richmond
WRIC
“I think what we can do as we're working on education policies is, whether it's curricular requirements, the availability of scholarships, Pell Grants at colleges, we ought to make very plain that career and technical education is on equal footing with ...

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The future looks bright - Rapid City Journal

August 16, 2017 - 12:01pm

Rapid City Journal

The future looks bright
Rapid City Journal
14 when the empty lot to the north and east of the present career and technical classrooms becomes the site of a new two story building that will house a new wave of technical classes slated for the 2018 school year. The new Career Technical Education ...

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Plans clarify for new career and tech center - Franklin News Post - Franklin News Post

August 16, 2017 - 9:03am

Franklin News Post

Plans clarify for new career and tech center - Franklin News Post
Franklin News Post
A vision for Franklin County's new career and technical education center, and the price tag along with it, are becoming clearer.

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Meridian Tech instructor wins teacher of the year award - Stillwater News Press

August 16, 2017 - 7:52am

Meridian Tech instructor wins teacher of the year award
Stillwater News Press
The Oklahoma Association of Career and Technology Education named Tanya Vasso, Radiologic Technology Coordinator at Meridian Technology Center, the Postsecondary Teacher of the Year for the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology ...

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