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Chris Anderson on Why He's Leaving Digital for DIY

Chris Anderson on Why He's Leaving Digital for DIY | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

The exiting Wired editor-in-chief explains why the MAKER revolution is becoming the new industrial revolution.

 

If the last few decades have been about big digital forces — the Internet, social media — Anderson notes that the future will be about applying all of that in the real world.

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Dr. Yong Zhao: Educate Innovators, Not Test-takers!

Dr. Yong Zhao: Educate Innovators, Not Test-takers! | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Dr. Yong Zhao is an internationally-acclaimed education expert and a prolific writer with a widely-reviewed new book, "World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students". 

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Resources and Downloads for College & Career Readiness

Resources and Downloads for College & Career Readiness | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Usable RESOURCES from MC2 STEM High School:

Educators  have provided these downloadable, PDF resources and tools for integrated project-based learning, real-world experiences, and other strategies to prepare students for college and beyond.

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MyBigIdea - a Magazine for Young Entrepreneurs

MyBigIdea - a Magazine for Young Entrepreneurs | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

The theme of the 2nd edition of MyBigIdea magazine is all about "entrepreneurial thinking" and ways to encourage students to solve problems by using their innovative ideas.

 

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STEM Connection: From Classroom to Workplace

STEM Connection: From Classroom to Workplace | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Seven excellent articles on STEM Learning and CTE on one page, including Resources for College & Career Readiness; Integrated Projects=Deeper Learning; Internships Provide On the Job Learning, etc.

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National Career Development Association | Documenting College and Career Ready Students

National Career Development Association | Documenting College and Career Ready Students | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Recent initiatives designed to prepare students for college and careers pave the way for college readiness with academic rigor requisite for postsecondary education. But, it appears to be assumed that a four-year degree comes before a career ...

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Value of a STEM Education

INFOGRAPHIC: The Value of a STEM Education | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

*Want to print this infographic? Click here to download the PDF.

 

Knowledge in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) can be the key to a successful future. Here's why a STEM education matters and how you can inspire students to pursue STEM careers.

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PB & J: Simple, Sustainable and…Marketable!

PB & J: Simple, Sustainable and…Marketable! | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

The Business, Management, Marketing & Technology students at Oakland Schools Technical Campus-Northeast needed a hook to jumpstart their “Making a Difference” food drive effort...

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College & Career Ready ALSO Means Developing Social & Emotional Skills

College & Career Ready ALSO Means Developing Social & Emotional Skills | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it
As I think about my former students who are not graduating this spring, who never applied to college or quit in their first semester, I see a pattern: they didn't know how to manage their anger, frustration, fear, grief, loneliness, and other emotions. Many of them were brilliant, at or above grade level, came from two-parent households, had career aspirations, but they didn't have the social and emotional skills to get them through the many rough roads that our kids from Oakland travel.
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Helping Your LD Highschooler with Career Prep and “Fit”

Helping Your LD Highschooler with Career Prep and “Fit” | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Career preparation & jobs for people with LEARNING DISABILITIES.   Does your teen have realistic job or career goals?  Has your teen held volunteer or paid part-time jobs? Can he see any of his jobs leading to a career that will allow him to be an independent, working adult?

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Right issue, wrong approach

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Gerardot is quick to dispel the myth that career and technical education students aren’t college-bound, noting that more than 50 percent go on to college and post higher completion rates than students overall. Those who don’t are likely earning business and industry certifications requiring study every bit as rigorous as some university programs.
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How Successful Careers Begin in School

How Successful Careers Begin in School | College...Career...Tech Ed #3 | Scoop.it

Principal Jeffrey McClellan leads MC2 STEM High School, a small public school in Cleveland, Ohio, where high expectations and a family-like culture help students discover their career paths.

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