Educating Academia

Constructech

SDSU Mission Valley will create new educational experiences, foster research, advance technology, facilitate internships, and provide new educational opportunities. The post Educating Academia appeared first on Constructech.

Continuing Education

SAB Magazine

Education Articles Biophilia and Biophilic Design Continuing Education Designing Interior Environments that Support Human Heal human health and wellbeing SABMag SabMagazine sustainable architecture and buildingAlthough we have known for a long time that Canadians spend over 90% of their time indoors, only recently have we consciously begun to design environments that not only meet health and safety regulations, but also actually improve occupant health and wellbeing.

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Education Emergency

Contractor Magazine

We need to share all that we have learned and sourced with all and any that will listen

Get There Florida: The Sunshine State’s New Workforce Education Initiative

Business Facilities

Get There Florida is a new workforce education initiative aimed at raising awareness of short-term but high-value career and technical education programs. Read: Get There Florida: The Sunshine State’s New Workforce Education Initiative at BusinessFacilities.com.

Flipping Education

Collaborative Construction

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. The concept used in "flipping" the classroom in K-12 works even better with adult learners who have a vested interest in improving their knowledge base and advancing their careers.

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].

The San Isidro Permanent Education Project

Natural Building

The San Isidro Permanent Education Project at Rancho El Pardo is located 3 km from the town of Tlaxco, Mexico, in a beautiful pine-oak forest that 40 years ago was an eroded area. The post The San Isidro Permanent Education Project appeared first on Natural Building Blog.

Energy efficiency funds education

Contractor Magazine

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

AHR 2019 Education Program Announced

Contractor Magazine

Show is the industry’s best opportunity to take advantage of free seminars, professional certifications and continuing education courses under one roof

Construction-related podcasts inspire and educate

Construction Dive

The AEC industry has a surprising offering of easy-to-stream and digestible podcasts with knowledgeable hosts and enlightening guests

UMass Medical School’s new Education and Research Building

BD+C

The new Education and Research Building, a nine-story biomedical research building at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, will support the development of therapeutics for some of the world’s most challenging diseases in a high-performance, sustainable environment

Design for educational equity

BD+C

Bentley Systems' New Education Portal Includes Free Software for Students

ENR Construction

Bentley's new Education Program puts its popular design and engineering software into more young hands and encourages the next generation of engineers

The Revolution in Education

Collaborative Construction

One of the most persistent and interesting themes over the past 2 years or so revolves around the role education - k-12, collegiate and adult - plays in the adoption, adaption and deployment of these new tools and processes. As the new knowledge economy takes hold a new educational system, with a focus on life-long learning, will emerge to serve those who deliver services effectively in the knowledge economy.

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.

AIA honors cutting-edge designs with 2020 Education Facility Design Award

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects' (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) is recognizing 11 projects for state-of-the-art designs of schools and learning centers

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Health Education Center

ENR Construction

The $70.5-million, 161,000-sq-ft Health Education Center consolidates education space for the university’s schools of medicine, nursing, health professions and graduate biomedical sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Malco Products, SBC, Supports Trade Education Programs

Contractor Magazine

Malco annually donates more than $160,000 of in-kind tools and apparel to skilled trade education programs across the country

Zachry Engineering Education Complex: Rethinking engineering education

BD+C

All this while simultaneously creating a 21st-century engineering education model focused on technology-enabled learning, hands-on projects, and collaborative and multidisciplinary learning spaces In 2013, Texas A&M University College of Engineering launched its “25 by 25 initiative,” whose goal is to more than double its enrollment to 25,000 students by 2025 without incurring significant infrastructure costs.

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. The internet facilitates the connection of the student and the teacher while simultaneously enabling distance learning.

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?

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. The emergence of MOOCS and online educational options will put more and more pressure on traditional education deliver process.

A Commitment to Customers’ Construction Technology Success

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Education SeriesViewpoint Clients Have Access to a Gold Mine of Construction Technology Resources to Maximize their Software Investments and Improve Their Business.

Virus Turns Up The Virtual Volume in AEC Sector Education

ENR Construction

As the 2020-21 college year starts, design and construction students, educators and employers adapt to—and debate—altered boundaries of learning and team interaction now and long term

Addressing our Education-Emergency @ AHRExpo 2020

Contractor Magazine

Most of what we learn comes from our preparation to teach these sessions and feedback from them. Like the saying goes, "By teaching, we learn.&

AIA honors cutting-edge designs with 2021 Education Facility Design Award

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects' (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) is recognizing 11 projects for state-of-the-art designs of schools and learning centers

DuPont Launches Education Hub for Residential Construction Pros

Pro Builder

DuPont Launches Education Hub for Residential Construction Pros. DuPont announced the debut of its online educational resource center, Education Hub, which grants residential construction professionals access to podcasts, webinars, case studies, and more. Education + Training.

The smartest ceiling in education

Construction Specifier

and Canada Construction Forecast, education is expected to grow by two percent for 2020 alone, rising to three percent for 2021, 2022, and 2023. The post The smartest ceiling in education appeared first on Construction Specifier. by Robert Marshall. Photos courtesy CertainTeed.

New Straw Bale Home Helps Educate People About Climate Issues

Natural Building

The post New Straw Bale Home Helps Educate People About Climate Issues appeared first on Natural Building Blog. Appropriate Technology Building Styles Climate Community Design Ecological Living Economics Education Insulation Plasters Straw Bale

TurfMutt Educational Contest Launched

Green Industry Professionals

TurfMutt Teacher Award debuts in 2017, thousands of kids to learn about environmental care

International Code Council to hold inaugural online education event

BD+C

The International Code Council will hold its inaugural virtual education summit, ICC Learn Live , on November 9-13, 2020. The online event will include a series of panel sessions and keynotes from experts across the building industry.

AHR Expo Announces the 2020 Education Program

Contractor Magazine

Sessions offer insight into some of the industry’s biggest opportunities, challenges, new products, technologies and applications

A hybrid learning approach could redefine higher education

BD+C

Will online learning become a staple for America’s colleges and universities, even after the coronavirus subsides? And if it does, what will that mean for existing and future buildings on campuses across the country?

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.

Education Building II at UC Riverside receives final approval

BD+C

The new $84-million Education Building II at UC Riverside has been given final approval for construction. The School of Medicine’s new project is starting immediately and is scheduled to break ground in early summer 2021.

2019 Irrigation Show and Education Week

Green Industry Professionals

From the newest products to the comprehensive education sessions and networking opportunities, the 2019 Irrigation Show and Education Week keeps attendees on the cutting edge of the irrigation world in agriculture and landscaping

Adding Educational Facilities to Your HVAC Business Mix

Contractor Magazine

Success in providing mechanical systems in the educational sector requires mastering challenges related to bidding, scheduling and security

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. As I've noted in the past, online education is coming and those who embrace it will enjoy success. And when that bubble bursts, it will end a system of higher education that, for all of its history, has been steeped in a culture of exclusivity.

Best K-12 Education: Historic Alameda High School

ENR Construction

Although it is a landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Alameda High School, built in 1924, had been vacated by students since 1978 and was fully shuttered in 2012

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. It is important to receive this training and education from professionals with a solid background in asset life-cycle management as well as job order contracting.