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

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Education Week (blog)

When Removing Barriers to Career-Tech-Ed Programs Gets Tricky
Education Week (blog)
This week, Philadelphia school district leaders announced that 8th grade students will no longer need stellar records to be admitted to its four career and technical education high schools. They'll be able to apply for spots through a lottery. In the ...

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Clemson reveals re-imagined BMW MINI at Greer museum - Anderson Independent Mail

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Anderson Independent Mail

Clemson reveals re-imagined BMW MINI at Greer museum
Anderson Independent Mail
Zoran Filipi, chair of Clemson's department of automotive engineering, said the vehicle's reveal was a powerful moment in the growing partnership between the university and the automotive industry giant. "This was a pinnacle of importance in activities ...

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Why do Most Digital Marketing Managers Fail? - http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)

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http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)

Why do Most Digital Marketing Managers Fail?
http://cbtnews.com/ (press release) (blog)
Company leaders must understand that to be successful in today's marketplace they must invest both time and money into their own Digital Marketing education as well as that of their staff. The days of putting “digital marketing” in a box that someone ...

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The Asian century is gaining momentum: universities must prepare - The Guardian

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The Guardian

The Asian century is gaining momentum: universities must prepare
The Guardian
Our survey of 5,000 respondents and analysis of 9m social media posts showed that the UK ranked as the third-most preferred foreign culture and its education system received the highest proportion of positive buzz on the microblogging website Sina ...

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ECC offers more than education - Rocky Mount Telegram

19 hours 38 min ago

Rocky Mount Telegram

ECC offers more than education
Rocky Mount Telegram
Though the college serves about 2,200 curriculum students, it serves more than 12,000 students annually in its credit, non-credit, high school, continuing education and workforce training programs. Lamm said that one of the strengths of the college is ...

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Equity versus excellence? Change in admissions policy stokes ... - WHYY

October 17, 2017 - 4:08pm

WHYY

Equity versus excellence? Change in admissions policy stokes ...
WHYY
Students in Murrell Dobbins High School's culinary arts program attend an assembly. (Emma Lee/WHYY, file). For decades, Philadelphia's Career and Technical ...

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Wheels 'n Windmills distributes $15000 to charitable groups - Santa Maria Times

October 17, 2017 - 1:52pm

Santa Maria Times

Wheels 'n Windmills distributes $15000 to charitable groups
Santa Maria Times
Santa Ynez Valley Union High School received the lion's share of the funds raised this year, with $10,000 presented to Rob Hill, the automotive mechanics teacher, for the purchase of a compressor for the new paint booth added to the program this year.

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Wheels 'n Windmills distributes $15000 to charitable groups - Lompoc Record

October 17, 2017 - 1:51pm

Lompoc Record

Wheels 'n Windmills distributes $15000 to charitable groups
Lompoc Record
Santa Ynez Valley Union High School received the lion's share of the funds raised this year, with $10,000 presented to Rob Hill, the automotive mechanics teacher, for the purchase of a compressor for the new paint booth added to the program this year.

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Fiat Chrysler partnership unveiled - The Collegian

October 17, 2017 - 12:53pm

Fiat Chrysler partnership unveiled
The Collegian
South Campus' automotive department unveiled a partnership that allows students to start training to become automotive technicians in spring 2018 for Fiat Chrysler dealerships. The Mopar Career Automotive Program, a web-based curriculum through Mopar ...

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Clemson University students unveil Deep Orange 7 MINI - Greenville

October 17, 2017 - 12:53pm

Clemson University students unveil Deep Orange 7 MINI
Greenville
Students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) unveiled their newest Deep Orange concept vehicle, sponsored by the BMW Group. The 18-student team unveiled the fully-functional, drivable concept vehicle at the ...

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GM, Ford Unite to Preserve, Foster Industry Innovation - Ward's Auto

October 17, 2017 - 11:51am

Ward's Auto

GM, Ford Unite to Preserve, Foster Industry Innovation
Ward's Auto
DEARBORN, MI – General Motors and Ford, a pair of global rivals but occasional technology partners, announce a unique collaboration aimed at preserving automotive history and advancing science, technology, engineering and math education. The Gallery ...

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Calling teen filmmakers: Toyota and Discovery launch Safe Driving ... - Automotive World (press release) (blog)

October 17, 2017 - 9:54am

Calling teen filmmakers: Toyota and Discovery launch Safe Driving ...
Automotive World (press release) (blog)
Learning to drive is an exciting time for a teen. But facts have shown it can be extremely dangerous. A short video that promotes safe driving habits migh.

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Society of Collision Repair Specialists to Give Away Spanesi Welder at SEMA Show - BodyShop Business

October 17, 2017 - 9:43am

Society of Collision Repair Specialists to Give Away Spanesi Welder at SEMA Show
BodyShop Business
Sponsors for the 2017 Repairer Driven Education series are: PPG Automotive Refinish; AkzoNobel; BASF; CCC Information Services; DeBeer Refinish; Reliable Automotive Equipment; Toyota Motor Sales USA; AASP; Audatex; Axalta; Celette; Enterprise ...

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McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse Interim President & CEO - PR Newswire (press release)

October 17, 2017 - 8:34am

PR Newswire (press release)

McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse Interim President & CEO
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Education , one of the world's largest learning science companies, today announced the appointment of Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse as the company's interim president and chief executive officer. He ...

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McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse Interim President & CEO - Markets Insider

October 17, 2017 - 8:34am

Markets Insider

McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse Interim President & CEO
Markets Insider
NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Education , one of the world's largest learning science companies, today announced the appointment of Lloyd "Buzz" Waterhouse as the company's interim president and chief executive officer.

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Bemidji Area Schools aims for two-percent test score bumps - Bemidji Pioneer

October 16, 2017 - 9:56pm

Bemidji Area Schools aims for two-percent test score bumps
Bemidji Pioneer
District leaders also hope for similar jumps in reading and math proficiency for special education students, American Indian students, and students who receive free or reduced-price lunch, which is a common metric used to measure socioeconomic status ...

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Proposed New Mexico Science Standards Omit Global Warming - U.S. News & World Report

October 16, 2017 - 3:33pm

U.S. News & World Report

Proposed New Mexico Science Standards Omit Global Warming
U.S. News & World Report
Public school teachers, state university faculty, Democratic Party officials and the science chairman for a school catering to local Native American students urged the Public Education Department, led by a recent appointee of Republican Gov. Susana ...

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