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

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 building

Education Emergency

Contractor Magazine

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

EDUCATION ARTICLE

SAB Magazine

Education Articles Building Enclosure CONDENSATION CONTROL Continuing Education high performance buildings insulation materials Lorne Ricketts RDH Building Science Inc.

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].

10 construction-related podcasts to 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

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

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

Sierra Vista, AZ: Where History, Education And Nature Converge

Business Facilities

A tech-ready workforce and leading-edge education are shaping Sierra Vista, AZ. Read: Sierra Vista, AZ: Where History, Education And Nature Converge at BusinessFacilities.com.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

NSF Awards $12M To Spur Engineering Education Revolution

Business Facilities

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.

Frank Lloyd Wright Trust announces new Visitor and Education Center

BD+C

The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust has recently announced plans for a new Visitor and Education Center to be built adjacent to Wright’s Home and Studio.

How education changed the course of The Korte Company

The Korte Company

There was a time when education didn’t matter much; when you could live a nice life on little more than good sense and a decent work ethic and when finishing farm chores was a lot more important than finishing high school. Bill and formally begin his pursuit of higher education. “My

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

Why Continuing Education is the Lifeblood of Electrical Contractors

Construction Business Owner

More than ever, continuous education is the lifeblood of electrical contractors—it is necessary not only for doing business but also for staying on top of industry trends.

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

Contractor Magazine

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

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

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.

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.

Letter: Open-Shop Training Educates and Upskills

ENR Construction

The commentary, “Keep The Rule Exemption As Is,” claimed that construction should remain excluded from the U.S. of Labor’s proposed rule on apprenticeship expansion because union apprenticeship programs set the bar high on quality training and earning potential

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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.

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.

Arborist demos added to GIE+EXPO education

Green Industry Professionals

Women's Tree Climbing Workshop to set-up on tree inside Freedom Hall

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

K-12 Education: Missouri Innovation Campus

ENR Construction

The Missouri Innovation Campus' collaborative program allows high school juniors, enrolled in the Lee's Summit R-7 School District’s Summit Technology Academy, to receive a University of Central Missouri bachelor's degree

New health pavilion completes on the Health Education Campus at Case Western Reserve University

BD+C

The recently completed Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion on the Health Education Campus at Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic combines the education of students from medical, nursing, and dental schools under one roof

Five projects receive 2013 Educational Facility Design Excellence Award

BD+C

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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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.

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

ICC Partners With Winn's Career Education

Contractor Magazine

Partnership will expand training opportunities for plumbing professionals