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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
Currently, 40 students from all over Macomb County are enrolled. The program accepts students in grades 8-12. Once they have completed graduation requirements, students earn a diploma and often an opportunity for a job or free college tuition through ...

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Archibald Washington Ford key in education - Russellville Courier

December 10, 2017 - 11:39am

Archibald Washington Ford key in education
Russellville Courier
In the 1960s and 1970s, recognizing that many students needed job skills beyond high school, he worked with legislators to create 23 vocational schools across the state, offering such programs as welding, carpentry, automotive repair, and even nursing ...

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STEM talent pool deepening in Midland with help of MSU - Crain's Detroit Business

December 10, 2017 - 10:26am

Crain's Detroit Business

STEM talent pool deepening in Midland with help of MSU
Crain's Detroit Business
In January 2016, it opened the MSU STEM Center. The center's curriculum targets K-12 students and also includes MSU courses for college students and teacher enrichment programs in collaboration with MSU's College of Education. And the STEM Center is ...

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Edna Baehre-Kolovani: Investments in higher education bring great returns - Virginian-Pilot

December 10, 2017 - 12:22am

Virginian-Pilot

Edna Baehre-Kolovani: Investments in higher education bring great returns
Virginian-Pilot
Hampton Roads employs 4,280 automotive service technicians. Roughly 33 percent of those employees are over the age of 41, with 15 percent over the age of 50. • A conservative estimate of the industry's projected need for new technicians in Hampton ...

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Industry announcement highlights need for technical training - Parkersburg News

December 10, 2017 - 12:07am

Parkersburg News

Industry announcement highlights need for technical training
Parkersburg News
Pier Bocchini, director of career and technical education (CTE) for Wood County Schools, said incoming industry affects not only the job needs of that industry, but also downstream businesses and services. “It creates a ripple of services that are ...

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Education, research focus of new center - The Tand D.com

December 9, 2017 - 10:01pm

The Tand D.com

Education, research focus of new center
The Tand D.com
Many of those companies — from industry sectors as diverse as automotive, aerospace, medical device-makers and home appliances — are attracted to the state because of the proximity to leading research universities such as Clemson. Clemson already has ...

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Ingersoll Automotive Donates Laptops To NHS - The Newtown Bee

December 9, 2017 - 8:01am

Ingersoll Automotive Donates Laptops To NHS
The Newtown Bee
According to Jen Gilbertie, who oversees community partnerships and social media for Ingersoll Automotive, the company also donated laptops to high schools in New Milford, Brookfield, Danbury, Watertown, and Southbury. It also donated laptops to Rogers ...

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Guest View: We must break stigmas about careers in skilled trades - The State Journal-Register

December 8, 2017 - 9:25pm

The State Journal-Register

Guest View: We must break stigmas about careers in skilled trades
The State Journal-Register
Maybe you dream of sending your kid to college because you think it's a ticket to a good job. Or, perhaps your idea of “blue collar” work is a job with low pay and limited opportunity. Times have changed and so has the economy. Now, it's important that ...

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OC approves donation of Sewell dealership - Odessa American

December 8, 2017 - 6:29pm

Odessa American

OC approves donation of Sewell dealership
Odessa American
Sewell said it damaged the Parks Legado dealership roof and they had to replace it. The OC facility will offer auto tech training for students across West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. Sewell said there is a shortage in general of automotive ...

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South Florida employers reinforce anti-harassment policies, education - Sun Sentinel

December 8, 2017 - 3:57pm

Sun Sentinel

South Florida employers reinforce anti-harassment policies, education
Sun Sentinel
Some are contacting their lawyers to ensure they have the best anti-harassment policies while refreshing compliance and awareness education for their employees. “Almost every day you wake up and read about something new,” said Brett Schneider, managing ...

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Chris Halliday Creates 3D Printed Automotive Parts to Spark Students' Interest - 3DPrint.com

December 8, 2017 - 2:38pm

3DPrint.com

Chris Halliday Creates 3D Printed Automotive Parts to Spark Students' Interest
3DPrint.com
“I am still looking to develop more automotive and motorsports related projects in the future. This includes more vehicle parts printed life size, if possible, allowing for more educational projects. I also hope to develop a complete engine in the ...

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WyoTech to close Ormond campus, 20 other schools to follow - Daytona Beach News-Journal

December 8, 2017 - 11:55am

Daytona Beach News-Journal

WyoTech to close Ormond campus, 20 other schools to follow
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Offering courses in automotive, motorcycle, diesel and marine technology, the vocational school informed students of the closure in November — an unfortunate turn of events for a family of schools that just in June made Forbes' top 30 two-year ...

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Superintendent sees how Germans do it; Trip provides look at education system - Abilene Recorder Chronicle

December 8, 2017 - 9:50am

Superintendent sees how Germans do it; Trip provides look at education system
Abilene Recorder Chronicle
It offered programs in production, body and automotive technology. BMW is only one of many businesses that provide schools, Guy said. “That's how they get their workforce and continue to feed it.” Sending kids to a school operated by the business has ...

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Tata Motors Collaborates With IIT Varanasi Over Education and Research Programs - News18

December 8, 2017 - 1:15am

News18

Tata Motors Collaborates With IIT Varanasi Over Education and Research Programs
News18
Speaking on this association, Mr. Gajendra Chandel, Chief Human Resources Officer, Tata Motors, said, “The automotive industry in India is continuously evolving with a rapid shift towards Digital, Analytics, AI, AR, VR etc. which means making connected ...

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Republican Tax Bill Slows Inflation of the 'Feds, Eds, and Meds' - National Review

December 8, 2017 - 12:54am

National Review

Republican Tax Bill Slows Inflation of the 'Feds, Eds, and Meds'
National Review
... and Senate and being reconciled in conference committee, an attack on “feds, eds, and meds”? That's a reference to the government, health care, and education jobs that local Democrats in Dayton, Ohio, told Senator Sherrod Brown have been fueling ...

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Tech school to open branch in Bloomfield - NorthJersey.com

December 7, 2017 - 7:48pm

NorthJersey.com

Tech school to open branch in Bloomfield
NorthJersey.com
... the New Jersey campus will predominantly serve a commuter population, so students can access our quality education without leaving home,” McWaters said in the statement. Smith said the location in Bloomfield fits the bill for what the institute ...

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College ranks among best for veterans - Scottsbluff Star Herald

December 7, 2017 - 7:38pm

Scottsbluff Star Herald

College ranks among best for veterans
Scottsbluff Star Herald
... helping veterans work with the Veterans Administration to determine education benefits and housing allowances. After a recent VA audit, the office received a perfect score. “Most of the information can be filled out online,” Wolf said. “Before ...

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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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Clemson University strengthens commitment to South Carolina's economic future with new Center for Advanced ... - Clemson Newsstand

December 7, 2017 - 3:19pm

Clemson Newsstand

Clemson University strengthens commitment to South Carolina's economic future with new Center for Advanced ...
Clemson Newsstand
Many of those companies — from industry sectors as diverse as automotive, aerospace, medical device-makers and home appliances — are attracted to the state because of the proximity to leading research universities such as Clemson. Clemson already has ...

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Indiana education board approve new graduation requirements ... - South Bend Tribune

December 7, 2017 - 1:09pm

South Bend Tribune

Indiana education board approve new graduation requirements ...
South Bend Tribune
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Board of Education voted Wednesday to approve new requirements mandating that students do more to graduate from high school in the years to come.

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