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FUNdraiser aids women's education - Sentinel-Tribune

April 20, 2018 - 11:47pm

Sentinel-Tribune

FUNdraiser aids women's education
Sentinel-Tribune
GFWC Women's Club of Bowling Green presented the first two scholarships generated from its Little Black Dress FUNdraisers on April 13 at this year's gala. Sarah Bird and Kirsten Furry each received a $2,000 scholarship. Bird's career goal is to be a ...

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Region's high schoolers take awards at Tennessee SkillsUSA competition - Kingsport Times News

April 20, 2018 - 8:34pm

Kingsport Times News

Region's high schoolers take awards at Tennessee SkillsUSA competition
Kingsport Times News
Unaka won bronze in automotive refinishing technology with Athin Hughes. Among Unicoi County Schools: — Unicoi Council High School's Career Technical Education Department won gold in job skill demonstration A with Jailyn Lane; gold in ...

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Gov. Wolf to deliver $510k grant to MCTI - Pocono Record

April 20, 2018 - 5:49pm

Pocono Record

Gov. Wolf to deliver $510k grant to MCTI
Pocono Record
The MCTI Adult Continuing Education program runs a highly successful curriculum including health, construction, culinary, automotive, welding, and heating ventilation and air conditioning. With these updates, secondary and post-secondary students will ...

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Keith Busse to auction collection of Indy 500 pace cars - WISH-TV

April 20, 2018 - 4:45pm

WISH-TV

Keith Busse to auction collection of Indy 500 pace cars
WISH-TV
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Fort Wayne businessman Keith Busse, the co-founder of Steel Dynamics Inc. and a car enthusiast, has announced plans to auction off his collection of 16 Indianapolis 500 pace cars. The pristine lot of Chevrolet Corvettes are ...

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'The lack of faculty is going to kill our rural schools' - PBS NewsHour

April 20, 2018 - 3:53pm

PBS NewsHour

'The lack of faculty is going to kill our rural schools'
PBS NewsHour
A March study on rural vocational education by the advocacy group Advance CTE notes that Hawaii's community colleges have adopted a sliding pay scale to offset salary differences in high-demand disciplines, including computer science, aeronautics ...

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Vote 'yes' for career education this Saturday in Beaufort County - Island Packet

April 20, 2018 - 10:49am

Vote 'yes' for career education this Saturday in Beaufort County
Island Packet
Less attention has been paid, however, to the other three important projects going before the voters — Career and Technology Education (CATE) buildings that would be added at Beaufort, Hilton Head and Bluffton high schools. These new classroom ...

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Alabama education board to choose next state superintendent - Yellowhammer News

April 20, 2018 - 10:14am

Yellowhammer News

Alabama education board to choose next state superintendent
Yellowhammer News
Alabama State Board of Education members will choose the state's next superintendent of education Friday. Board members will interview the four finalists Friday in Montgomery to pick the next head of Alabama's education system. The finalists are ...

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Seeing Is Believing When It Comes To Road Safety ... - Eagle & Times

April 20, 2018 - 5:22am

Seeing Is Believing When It Comes To Road Safety ...
Eagle & Times
(NAPSI)—Although properly functioning vehicle lights, wipers and mirrors allow for better visibility while driving, these items are all too often forgotten or ignored when people perform basic auto care, says the nonprofit Car Care Council.

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JVS-built home to be auctioned - The Steubenville Herald-Star

April 20, 2018 - 12:38am

The Steubenville Herald-Star

JVS-built home to be auctioned
The Steubenville Herald-Star
“It is a great educational tool that will benefit students going into the job market. We look forward to the sale with an open house, which will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 9.” JVS students have been constructing homes for many years, with the ...

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Beaufort County schools wants $15M to expand career/tech education. Do they need it? - Island Packet

April 19, 2018 - 4:15pm

Island Packet

Beaufort County schools wants $15M to expand career/tech education. Do they need it?
Island Packet
May River High School junior Leah Smith built a radio system during a recent statewide mobile electronics competition in about 15 minutes. Her eight competitors, all boys, took about an hour to build their radios. Smith learned the circuitry skills and ...

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One big upside of career and tech programs? They push more kids to graduate - Chalkbeat Colorado

April 19, 2018 - 10:17am

Chalkbeat Colorado

One big upside of career and tech programs? They push more kids to graduate
Chalkbeat Colorado
Convincing skilled workers to switch to a lower-paid profession with a demanding certification process all to teach teenagers is not easy, several people said. Dicxiana Carbonell, assistant superintendent of the Essex County vo-tech district, which ...

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One big upside of career and tech programs? They push more kids to graduate - Chalkbeat New York

April 19, 2018 - 10:17am

Chalkbeat New York

One big upside of career and tech programs? They push more kids to graduate
Chalkbeat New York
Dicxiana Carbonell, assistant superintendent of the Essex County vo-tech district, which serves about 2,200 students across four high schools and adult-education programs, said she recently interviewed a prospective automotive-technology teacher. An ...

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4 ways to get an Arizona university degree for less money - AZCentral.com

April 19, 2018 - 10:01am

AZCentral.com

4 ways to get an Arizona university degree for less money
AZCentral.com
Students can take as many classes as they want during that time. At ASU, the Global Freshmen Academy allows students to pick from 14 freshmen-level classes. They pay an initial $49 fee and can then choose to pay for credits if they pass classes using ...

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Llanelli automotive manufacturer invests in talent - BQLive - BQ Live

April 19, 2018 - 7:14am

BQ Live

Llanelli automotive manufacturer invests in talent - BQLive
BQ Live
Gestamp Tallent Llanelli, which has been shortlisted for a Vocational Qualification (VQ) Award, is reaping the rewards of investing in training its workforce.

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1Huddle raise $3 mln - PE Hub (blog)

April 19, 2018 - 6:56am

1Huddle raise $3 mln
PE Hub (blog)
Clients across the sports, entertainment, financial services, automotive, education, retail, and hospitality sectors trust 1HUDDLE to deploy critical job training programs ranging from products and services to crisis situations. NRD Capital Management ...

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Students recognized at STEM signing day - Journalscene.com

April 19, 2018 - 1:27am

Students recognized at STEM signing day
Journalscene.com
“Boeing started this event last year to demonstrate our enduring commitment to STEM education and workforce in communities across the state,” said Tim Keating, Executive Vice President of Government Operations, The Boeing Company. “We have invested ...

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Education briefs - Salisbury Post

April 19, 2018 - 12:05am

Education briefs
Salisbury Post
Program offerings showcased at “Career in a Year” cover over 20 different focus areas, including healthcare, advanced manufacturing, early childhood education, welding, software and web development, cyber security, masonry, forklift, automotive systems ...

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BCA, ATN announce 2018 Manufacturers of the Year; 3 local businesses recognized - CullmanSense

April 18, 2018 - 7:50pm

CullmanSense

BCA, ATN announce 2018 Manufacturers of the Year; 3 local businesses recognized
CullmanSense
“Three local companies were recognized,” said Cullman Economic Development Agency Director Dale Greer. “REHAU was one of the nominees for large manufacturer. REHAU had four company representatives in attendance. Birmingham Fastener has a distribution ...

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Why one group says you should vote NO on Beaufort bond referendum - WSAV-TV

April 18, 2018 - 6:35pm

WSAV-TV

Why one group says you should vote NO on Beaufort bond referendum
WSAV-TV
Those proposals, as well as new Career Advancement Training Education Centers, for trades like automotive and culinary programs at three other high schools, Beaufort, Bluffton and Hilton Head High, are the focus of that $76 million referendum. "On the ...

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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
“Central Texas College has been serving Soldiers on Fort Leonard Wood since 1976,” said Norris Johnson, Truman Education Center Education Services officer. “They offer vocational technical programs that provide educational opportunities to students ...

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