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Uberization of Education in the Built Environment

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The Uberization of Education occurs when a specific student seeks out a specific teacher or group of teachers to learn a specialized skill or skill set. Such individuals and entities benefit from the dispersed knowledge available through an Uberized Education model.

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Painting the future of education in Utah

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Education is one of the vital cornerstones of our society, providing the foundation young people all across the country need in order to flourish in their professional and personal lives.

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Job Order Contracting – Education, Training, Best Practices

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Job Order Contracting – Education, Training, Best Practices. In point of fact, many/most Owners are not capable of deploying Job Order Contracting as they require additional education in the areas of LEAN, total-cost-of-ownership, and life-cycle management of the built environment.

Building for the future: Five trends in higher education projects

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million Health Education Building; and the 65,000-sf, $25 million McKinnon Center for Management. The University of New Mexico in Albuquerque is engaged in construction and renovation projects that represent the second-highest capital outlay—$180 million—in its 128-year history.

Educational design taking lessons from tech firms

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That got me thinking, and after a little research, I discovered the online technology industry was on the forefront of workplace design, and in a way, on education design as well Several years ago, my brother worked for a high-profile tech firm in the Bay Area.

Flipping Education

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Hey, somebody should do that with adult education in the built industry with something called the (SMART)X Game Changer Series. I wonder if innovators around the world would be interested in something like that? Flipping the Classroom Very cool story at the link.

CFMA Conference Highlights Diversity in Education

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Every year, the conference provides attendees with varied educational sessions, technology solutions, networking opportunities and awareness about current trends in construction accounting and finance.

Higher Education/Research - Allen Institute

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Allen Institute Combines Modern Research With History

Bridging the skill gap with autodidactic open education

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Ken Sinclair, Publisher, AutomatedBuildings.com. We are presently preparing for our session for Realcomm/IBcon San Diego next week "The Skills Gap – How do we Find, Train and Retain Our Future Smart Building Professionals.". read more. IoT Training Opportunities

Educational Enhancement the Wolgast Way

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As we hear more and more about STEM education and how important it is to expose your students to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math as fields of study, Wolgast offers programs to introduce construction practices to your students during our construction projects at your school.

Diversity in Education

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Every year, the conference provides attendees with varied educational sessions, technology solutions, networking opportunities and awareness about current trends in construction accounting and finance.

Content or Delivery: What Needs to Change in AEC Education?

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During the panel after presentations from Greg Howell, Martin McGrath, Lorraine Brady, Rich dePalma, and me, an educator in the audience made a comment about incorporating BIM into university education. education sociology

House Passes Career and Technical Education Act

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House of Representatives passed HR55897, known as the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act , by an overwhelming vote of 405 to 5. Congress took a positive step towards resolving the skilled trade labor shortage this week. The U.S.

The future of education facilities: Creating spaces where learning happens everywhere

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They are the facilitators to their students’ education, the curators of learning, and they play a crucial role in the next generation’s growth. The future of learning environments starts with the teacher.

London fire shines spotlight on fire prevention, protection and education

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It has been a month since news of the tragic Grenfell Tower Fire in London shook the entire world.

Viewpoint: The Coming Revolution in Engineering Education

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Two engineering educators outline a vision for a transformation in engineering education to meet the needs of a changing society and a more demanding student body.

Education Facility Design Award winners: The AIA Committee on Architecture for Education honors 12 projects

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The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) has selected 12 projects for this year’s CAE Education Facility Design Awards. The program honors educational facilities that the jury believes should serve as an example of a superb place in which to learn, furthering the client's mission, goals, and educational program while demonstrating excellence in architectural design.

National movement needed to attract, educate skilled tradespeople

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Michael Copp, Executive Vice President, PHCC—National Association. Whether we are trying to make America "Stronger Together" or "Make America Great Again," there exists a national catastrophe that requires nothing short of a national cultural pivot. read more. Training Opportunities

How corporate design keeps educational design relevant

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There are many different terms used to describe learning and what method is best for today’s student and how school design supports each modality. However, when we break down each description— personalized, flipped, 21st century, project based, problem based—these teaching methods are simply designed to engage students and maintain an interest in learning. . Learning is a lot like working; it varies daily, ranges from individual to collaborative, formal to informal and from hands on to digital

As construction rebounds, education sector spending flattens

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Construction investment in the education sector is still in a post-recession slump, even as spending on all construction continues to rise from its low point in early 2011. The latest “Construction Put in Place” estimates from the Census Bureau show total construction spending in August at $1.142 trillion. That’s a 97% recovery from the most recent spending peak in the first quarter of 2006, and 51.4% higher than the Census estimate for January 2011, $754.7

Career Fair Educates Youth about Construction

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On May 17, 2016, the joint venture team of PC Construction and H.J. Russell participated in a career day event at the DeKalb Preparatory Academy in Decatur, Georgia. We enjoyed meeting the students ranging from. All Community Our Industry

Engineering Careers IMAX Film, Education Program Are Dream Come True

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How does an engineering association come to partner with a prominent IMAX movie producer to create a film to inspire kids to pursue industry careers

More than 200 professionals trained at Viega’s annual Nashua Educational Facility Open House

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Viega LLC hosted and trained more than 200 industry professionals at its 2016 Nashua Educational Facility Open House event at its educational facility in Nashua, N.H.

Find the Educational Tools Your Team Needs

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CIS staff demonstrates how to turn a load, presenting concepts of load center of gravity and proper rigging techniques

Five projects receive 2013 Educational Facility Design Excellence Award

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Architects Building Owner Contractors Designers Engineers Education Facility Facility Managers Higher Education K-12 Schools Washington, D.C. Body Image: read more.

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A new survey finds education construction activity going strong this year

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More than half of the school districts and colleges responding to a recent survey expect to initiate construction projects in 2017, the majority of which will be major renovations or modernizations.

Eastern Energy Expo sees 3,700 attendees at 2017 education, trade show

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Conference organizers believe that next year’s event will be even larger as the venue moves to the Foxwoods Resorts Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., May 20-24, 2018. read more. Industry Event News

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Prince William County, VA Opens Workforce Education And Training Center

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The Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA), the largest education institution in Virginia and second largest community college in the country, recently celebrated the Grand Opening of its Regional Center for Workforce Education and Training (RCWET) in Woodbridge, VA.

K-12 Education Award of Merit - North Reading Middle/High School

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Contractors completed renovating and expanding North Reading’s 275,521-sq-ft integrated middle and high school in four phases during a 42-month span

K-12 Education Best Project - Wayne County - Grantham Middle School & Spring Creek Middle School

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The Wayne County Board of Education selected the joint venture of Metcon/T.A. Loving as the construction manager at-risk for the simultaneous delivery of two positive energy middle schools

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Educational Lineup for UTV University Announced

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Presentations will feature proven powersports dealer training specialists and a roundtable discussion about the state of the UTV industry

"Kicker: Education Main Hed: Get Creative Engineering Juices Flowing"

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Viewpoint/Editorial-More creativity needed by engineers

Best K-12 Education - Northfield High School at Paul Sandoval Campus

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The 40-acre Northfield High School campus in Stapleton became the first new high school built for Denver Public Schools in 30 years

Outdoor educational environments provide a campus experience

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When thinking back to our own elementary school days, most people would agree that recess was our favorite “subject.” Recess provided us a break from the confinement of the classroom, where we learned how to socialize with our peers in an unstructured manner. From that early age, we quickly discovered that spending time outside is important

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit - UDC New Student Center

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Constructing its first major building in more than a quarter century, the University of the District of Columbia set out to transform a nondescript campus filled with utilitarian, 1970s architecture

Youth education center in Baltimore gets first students

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The Jean and Sidney Silber Center, a joint project of Building Design+Construction, the U.S. Green Building Council, and Parks & People Foundation, was officially dedicated June 14 in a ceremony at Druid Hill Park, Baltimore.