PEI Career and Technical Education

This Is How Much Homework Teens Do Around The World

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mark lamey - Next time you want to complain about the amount of homework you do, remember that students in Shanghai spend an average of over 14 hours per week on take-home work. A recent brief from the Organisa...


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NASDCTEc - The U.S. Department of Labor has announced that $100 million in grants are available to expand registered apprenticeship programs in high-skilled, high-growth industries like healthcare, biotechnol...


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ACTE - Techniques is an award-winning magazine, published eight times a year, that brings all members news about legislation affecting career and technical education, in-depth features on issues and progr...

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Greg Shipp - Access best-practices in college articulation, regional partnerships, college and career guidance and integrated curriculum and instruction. 

Dakota Midday: New Program Provides Scholarships for Tech Students

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NCICTE - Governor Dennis Daugaard has announced the creation of a new scholarship aimed at growing the state's work force. South Dakota has the second lowest unemployment rate in the nation, but Daugaard sa...

John Stephens

I am a Career and Technical Education Curriculum Specialist for Prince Edward Island. Engaging the hands to activate the mind.

Editor's note

This paper is a summary of the conversations that appear in my Twitter feed. I hope you find some stories of interest here. Engage the Hands -- Activate the Mind!!

A To-Do List Worth Writing

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ASCD - “Power is the capacity to translate intention into reality and then sustain it.” —Warren Bennis Good intentions only get us so far, especially when it comes to our daily workload. In a survey of 6,...

Leading Through Tough Times

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Eric Sheninger - My district has recently suffered a loss of an operating and permanent improvement levy of 8.9 mils. It was an uphill battle from the beginning and the cuts that resulted from this loss are deep. T...

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Digital Citizenship Lesson Plans for CTE: Where to Find Them

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AppliedEduSys - Yesterday marked the start of Digital Citizenship Week. Are you providing ample digital citizenship lesson plans for your CTE students? Maybe you need some convincing… According to Common Sense Edu...

Kerbal Space Program Blog, KerbalEdu Launches Their First Update With Fully...

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Joel Levin - KerbalEdu, an educationally-enhanced modification of the popular, award-winning space agency game, Kerbal Space Program, has launched its first update which fully integrates features that are exclu...

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