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Blogging Exercise 10

The Education sector faces many problems. High School curriculum is heavily feuded. With each state having its own graduation requirements problems can occur. Some want all states to adapt the same High school requirements. 80 more words

Ontario can remain globally competitive with more women in skilled trades

Re: Skilled trades careers not for women: Survey, by Shelby Wye, April 5.

The survey conducted by the Women’s Enterprise of Skills Training reveals that far too many young people still have misconceptions about women and the skilled trades. 198 more words


Anything boys can do, girls can do, too

Re: Skilled trades careers not for women: Survey, by Shelby Wye, April 5.

Did we somehow get transported back to the 1920s without me realizing it? 135 more words


Old Treasure

Since being back in school (all the while dreaming of Crock stuff), I have been soaking up information. (I should be doing homework right now, but I have a fresh coffee going and I feel like doing this instead, so FTW!) Umm, of course I have been soaking up information – that’s what school is about. 557 more words


Skills Canada Manitoba creates excitement in trades

Skills Canada Manitoba works with employers, educators, labour groups, and governments to reposition skilled trades and technology careers as a first choice career option for Manitoba youth. 510 more words


Student skills competition highlights talents

Students showcased their skills at the Simcoe County District School Board Education Centre as they competed to earn a spot at the Ontario Technical Skills Competition in May. 27 more words


2014-15 grainger tools for tomorrow scholarship available now!

Since 2006, the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship program has helped technical education students across the country realize their educational goals. This scholarship recognizes outstanding students with a $2,000 scholarship and customized Westward toolkit upon successful completion of the student’s technical education program. 212 more words

Valencia College