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A Brooklyn High School Takes a New Approach to Vocational Education

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Pathways in Technology Early College High School in Brooklyn is a six-year program tailored to give students interested in the technology industry an advantage, including an associate degree.
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Education transforms to meet the needs of a 21st Century workplace.

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Lawmakers plan to 'make history' expanding career and professional education - Tallahassee Democrat (blog)

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Lawmakers plan to 'make history' expanding career and professional education
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“We began to say to high school students, 'You have a choice now.
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New law creates two diploma tracks - Salisbury Post

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New law creates two diploma tracks
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A new law requires the State Board of Education develop by the fall of 2014 new diplomas that make clear whether a high school graduate is ready for college, ready a vocational career, or both.
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Technology partnership offers increased vocational education - Longview News-Journal

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Technology partnership offers increased vocational education Longview News-Journal “While college-readiness remains important, we realize that not all our students will attend college and workplace-readiness is also an important component of high...
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We're making vocational education a priority - The Guardian (blog)

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The Guardian (blog)We're making vocational education a priorityThe Guardian (blog)...
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With an eye on the Finnish line - The Age

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The AgeWith an eye on the Finnish lineThe AgeThey were marking a national tradition, begun in the 1870s, of Finns wearing their student cap at the start of summer to show they had successfully graduated from high school.
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Has England finally found the formula for vocational education ...

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http://m.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/may/31/europa-university-technical-schools?cat=world&type=article Has England finally found the formula for vocational education? ...
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Southeastern principal: No Child Left Behind full of good intentions - Wicked Local

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Southeastern principal: No Child Left Behind full of good intentionsWicked LocalDave Wheeler, principal at Southeastern Regional High School, launches a new column in The Enterprise. By David W.
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Holyoke Dean Technical High School could be parting ways with Collaborative ... - MassLive.com

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MassLive.comHolyoke Dean Technical High School could be parting ways with Collaborative ...MassLive.comBy Mike Plaisance, The Republican Holyoke schools' superintendent David Dupont is seen in this composite photo with Joan Schuman, executive...
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Arsenal Technical High School is a model for education in the US

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Arsenal Technical High School is a model for education in the U.S. ... Arsenal Technical High School offers many vocational programs to train students in skills that will prepare them for a career right after high school.
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Vocational education students need algebra 2, foreign languages, say state ... - Kalamazoo Gazette - MLive.com

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Kalamazoo Gazette - MLive.comVocational education students need algebra 2, foreign languages, say state ...Kalamazoo Gazette - MLive.comShe said foreign languages can be taken any time in K-12 to qualify, and are not limited to high school.
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OregonLive : Stronger vocational education makes more sense than ...

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One way is to forge closer ties between high school and jobs. Yet, vocational education is de-emphasized and disparaged. Apprenticeship programs combining classroom and on-the-job training — programs successful in ...
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Career- and college-ready: Are they ... - Thoughts on Public Education

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We have learned from the highly successful Early College High School movement, now serving 77000 students in 28 states, that the best way to ensure “college readiness” is to enable students to start taking college classes while they are in a...
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Does Every High School Student Need to Go to College?

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Does Every High School Student Need to Go to College? http://t.co/AfVHgoKI via @TakePart
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Minuteman High School in Lexington receives $50000 grant to study changing ... - Lexington Minuteman

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Minuteman High School in Lexington receives $50000 grant to study changing ...
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Bill aims to help students get vocational training in high school - StarNewsOnline.com

Jacksonville Daily News Bill aims to help students get vocational training in high school StarNewsOnline.com Hughes, a junior at Topsail High School, is working toward an auto body repair certificate from Cape Fear Community College while he also...
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Robotics could be technical school subject - Malaysia Star

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New Straits TimesRobotics could be technical school subjectMalaysia StarEducation Ministry technical and vocational education division director Ahmad Tajudin Jab said: “We want these technical schools to have a niche focus on robotics which is more...
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Pioneer Institute Blog » A big test at Madison Park Vocational

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The PR featured a January 2012 review of Madison Park High School compiled by a group of nationally-recognized education experts, including strong representation from the career-vocational technical world.
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EDUCATION WATCH INTERNATIONAL

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... former High School and University teacher. Read THIS before you spend money on education. According to the 2005 National Assessment of Educational Progress, over 20% of those churned out by America's high schools are functional illiterates ...
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New 'Transform Baltimore' video highlights how facilities transforms a high school - Baltimore Sun (blog)

New 'Transform Baltimore' video highlights how facilities transforms a high school - Baltimore Sun (blog) | High School Vocational Technical Education | Scoop.it
New 'Transform Baltimore' video highlights how facilities transforms a high schoolBaltimore Sun (blog)Highligted in the new video, which can be viewed here, is Merganthaler Vocational Technical High Schoolm which recently received $1.7 million to...
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Why we need vocational education - Washington Post (blog)

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Why we need vocational educationWashington Post (blog)By Mark Phillips I was hired by Norway's Ministry of Education to train vocational education teachers some years ago .
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An article that may lead to great conversations about the purpose of revamping our views on education.

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Stronger vocational education makes more sense than college for all - OregonLive.com

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Stronger vocational education makes more sense than college for allOregonLive.comGoing to college was "a privilege reserved for the brightest or the most affluent" high-school graduates, wrote Diane Ravitch in her history of US education, "The...
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Vocational Education: Do Students Suffer in the Long-Run?, Bryan ...

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Policy debates about the balance of vocational and general education programs focus on the school-to-work transition. But with rapid technological ...
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North Shore Tech grads see bright futures ahead - The Salem News

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North Shore Tech grads see bright futures aheadThe Salem NewsBruce Tarr, the guest speaker, was thinking about the future in terms of the new vocational high school, which broke ground three weeks ago and is scheduled to be completed in 2014.
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Chris Guerrieri's Education Matters: This bias against vocational ...

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Some years ago I was hired by Norway's Ministry of Education to train vocational education teachers. Having myself attended a comprehensive high school where vocational students were those who couldn't make it ...
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