BILLERICA, MA — Nearly 200 students from Shawsheen Valley Regional Technical High School competed in a regional technical skills competition under the banner of the SkillsUSA organization held on March 15th at Greater Lowell Technical High School. 906 more words
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BILLERICA, MA — Despite the interruption of two mid-week snow days and the short school week that resulted, Shawsheen students still competed at the Massachusetts SkillsUSA District Four Conference at Greater Lowell Technical High School on Thursday, March 15th. 522 more words
Last summer in construction class, I built a tiny (really tiny) house to serve as a neighborhood library. I installed it in the perennial border at the end of my driveway, where at any given moment it holds an assortment of fiction and nonfiction, young adult novels, doggie poop bags for neighborhood canines, and a handy spiral-bound AP Stylebook that no one seems to want. 193 more words
Look what just arrived in the mail: my diploma in General Construction!
I could not be more grateful to my unflappable instructor, Kenton Pleger, or to the whole team at Tennessee College of Applied Technology Nashville, for welcoming a middle-aged mom with no relevant experience into the school’s new class in Building Construction Technology. 236 more words