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Continuing Education

SAB Magazine

Education Articles Add new tag Continuing Education EBD environmental building declaration LEED AP credential maintenance SabMagazineThe Athena Sustainable Materials Institute recently began publishing a new kind of document, something we call Environmental Building Declarations [EBDs].

Energy efficiency funds education

Constructor Magazine

A Pennsylvania school district uses the savings from an energy performance contract to upgrade educational opportunities for its students

Academic Freedom, MOOCS & Online Education

Collaborative Construction

Praised by some for focusing on American history from the ground up, the book has been condemned by others as emblematic of the biased, left-leaning, tendentious and inaccurate drivel that too often passes as definitive in American higher education.

Uberization of Education in the Built Environment

Collaborative Construction

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.

More Online Education

Collaborative Construction

Readers are encouraged to read the article as it provides a nice overview of MOOCs and where online education may be headed. Many people think that mooc s are the future of higher education in America. Collaborative Construction has, for several years now, delivered a number of BIM, IPD and lean oriented training via the web. The IPD Round Table Series launched and delivered in 2010 was Collaborative Construction''s first large scale effort.

NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution

Business Facilities Blog

Six universities receive NSF funding to redesign undergraduate engineering and computer science education. NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Job Order Contracting Education, Training, & Certification

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting Education, Training, & Certification. As a LEAN construction delivery methods, Job Order Contracting – JOC, requires continuous education, training, and improvement.

Future-proofing higher education: Understanding generation Z

BD+C

And, as a means of future-proofing our higher education buildings and spaces, we attempt to anticipate the needs of today’s emerging student body—currently, Gen Z. At Perkins+Will, our learning environments strive to transcend generations and generational trends.

House Passes Career and Technical Education Act

Construction Equipment

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.

Traditional Education Delivery Mechanisms Are Dying

Collaborative Construction

The bursting bubble in higher education will impact workplace education as well. We are already seeing the impact on online education in the continuing education arena where busy professionals insist on the option.

Architect educational support from ZIP System® sheathing and tape

BD+C

Don Simon, Manager Education and Training, discusses how Huber Engineered Woods is dedicated to providing education and support to multifamily teams from specification details to jobsite mock-walls and beyond at Greenbuild 2017

Diversity in Education

Construction Business Owner

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

Activating innovation: Trends in K-12 education

BD+C

More than ever, today’s schools must address complex global issues while anticipating future changes in education and technol­ogy. To help us meet this challenge, we look beyond the world of K-12 education to inform and enrich our understanding of what a future-ready schools looks like

K-12 Education Best Project: Irvine USD, Portola High School

ENR Construction

Education is taking flight at Portola High School in the Irvine Unified School District

Collaborative Construction Blog: Online Education Gaining Traction?

Collaborative Construction

Online Education Gaining Traction? Online education, a phenomenon near and dear to our hearts here at Collaborative Construction, continues to gain traction. This is what the BIM Education Co-op is talking about with BIMStorm. Online education is making more space for internet crazy peoples. Education India. online law education. such a nice blog on online education. online law education. Online Education Gaining Traction?

California High School renovates classrooms to meet the resurgence of Career Technical Education

BD+C

Career Technical Education (CTE) curriculum has seen a resurgence of late, producing results across all high schools students such as increased graduation rates and progression to higher education

Higher Education/Research: Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building

ENR Construction

Copper and canyons, long synonymous with Arizona, are the unmistakable inspiration for the 10-story, copper-clad Biomedical Partnership Building on the Phoenix Biomedical campus in downtown Phoenix

The Uberization of Education - The All University Myth

Collaborative Construction

In an earlier blog post I commented on the Uberization of Education , contending the enables individuals to tailor an education to meet specific career goals. The video below explodes the "University Education for All" myth and explains the importance of identifying a career path and developing the technical skills required to succeed in that career.

Educating the Professional Plumber

Constructor Magazine

Manufacturers are committed to ensuring plumbers have the technical expertise needed to be successful

Educating the Fracking Idiots in Hollywood

Collaborative Construction

The Western Energy Alliance has nice video out rebutting the drivel about fracking spewed by the Fracking Idiots in Hollywood. You can watch the video below but I encourage you to click the link above to and visit the WEA site and quickly review the debunking of fracking myths there.

Job Order Contracting – Education, Training, Best Practices

Building Information Management

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.

Educating Equipment Operators

Construction Business Owner

Educating your employees is an important first step to ensuring everyone stays safe on the jobsite, while also maintaining efficiency and machine integrity.

PHCC Educational Foundation supports plumbing, HVACR contests at SkillsUSA competition

Constructor Magazine

The Foundation’s Plumbing Apprentice and Journeyman Training Committee makes up the majority of the SkillsUSA Plumbing Technical Committee, and members were on hand to set up and help with contest judging

REHAU offers series of continuing education seminars

Constructor Magazine

The 1-hour seminars provide an introduction to design and installation of PEXa piping in plumbing, radiant cooling, radiant heating, geothermal and snow and ice melting applications

Building for the future: Five trends in higher education projects

BD+C

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.

Higher Education/Research - Allen Institute

ENR Construction

Allen Institute Combines Modern Research With History

Educational Enhancement the Wolgast Way

Wolgast Corporation Blog

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.

Best Project – K12 Education: Legacy Charter School

ENR Construction

A Chicago charter school remediated a contaminated site in order to keep its new building in the community it served

Educational design taking lessons from tech firms

BD+C

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.

K-12 Education: BASIS Independent McLean

ENR Construction

Repurposing a vacant office building into a private K-12 school turned a drab commercial space into what the project team says will be a dynamic learning space for more than 1,000 students

The growing demand for early childhood education

BD+C

As the body of research on the effectiveness of early learning centers continues to grow, the value in designing more of these institutions has become increasingly apparent.

Higher Education/Research: Allen Institute

ENR Construction

While the research that takes place within the 270,000-sq-ft Allen Institute is impressive, engineering and structural accomplishments achieved while building the structure impressed ENR’s “Best of the Best” judges

Not your average 'snowflake': Why construction educators are excited about millennials

Construction Dive

College construction management programs are attracting entrepreneurial young people drawn to the industry’s dynamism and job opportunities

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit: Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center

ENR Construction

The Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center is a state-of-the-art medical and graduate education building designed and constructed to support Columbia University’s progressive medical education program

A.O. Smith’s online training helps educate today’s busy contractor

Constructor Magazine

Online education for the technical trades can be a much more entertaining and engaging endeavor than most of what America’s top universities are churning out