Continuing Education

SAB Magazine

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AHR 2019 Education Program Announced

Constructor Magazine

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

EDUCATION ARTICLE

SAB Magazine

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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].

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.

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

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.

Students Win $105K in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation

Constructor Magazine

The PHCC Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of 2018 scholarships awarded through the Foundation

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.

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.

Data is driving design for education

BD+C

The sheer volume of data available to educational institutions today is unprecedented. We are surrounded by data. In many cases data that isn’t already accessible, can be either acquired or generated.

Milwaukee Tool Joins the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

Constructor Magazine

The Board is responsible for guiding the development of industry education and training programs for contractors and their employees

Award of Merit K-12 Education: Fairmont Heights High School Replacement

ENR Construction

This 193,200-sq-ft high school is a fitting successor, the team says, to a locally cherished, historically significant facility that no longer supported the needs of contemporary education

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.

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.

Higher Education and Project of the Year ASU BioDesign C

ENR Construction

Concrete Work Meets Needs of Hi-Tech Science: Engineers, crews and suppliers push the limits of concrete to create a low vibration and aesthetically pleasing X-ray laser facility

Skilled labor shortage amplifies need to boost vocational education

The Korte Company

Vocational education is disappearing. The problem is the systematic de-emphasis of vocational education in America’s schools. That led to a perception that vocational education was reserved for “second-string” students who couldn’t cut it in more rigorous academic settings.

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?

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.

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.

Viewpoint: The Coming Revolution in Engineering Education

ENR Construction

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.

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit: UNLV Hospitality Hall

ENR Construction

Finished in December 2017, the $43-million building contributes further to the ranking of William F. Harrah College of Hospitality’s program as one of the world’s best

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

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

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

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 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.

Helping architects by educating code officials on fire rated glass

BD+C

In commercial construction, we refer to the International Building Code (IBC) as a base code standard for protecting public health, safety and general welfare as they relate to the construction of buildings.

K-12 Education Award of Merit: Madison Meadows Middle School

ENR Construction

This $9-million replacement project included classrooms, administrative offices and a media center building

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.

Biggest Failure in Indonesia's Tsunami Warning System Is Education

ENR Construction

More than failed tsunami warning systems, earthquake experts condemn a lack of public understanding of the risk as a fatal contributor to the more than 1,400 deaths in a 7.5-magnitude earthquake and tsunami that hit Palu Bay in Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Sept.

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Educating the Professional Plumber

Constructor Magazine

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

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.

K-12 Education: Award of Merit: Riverview School

ENR Construction

Riverview School lives up to its name. It features spectacular views of the Roaring Fork River, just south of Glenwood Springs, Colo

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

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