Higher Education Partnerships: Closing The Gap

Business Facilities

Partnerships with higher education organizations are making a clear impact on businesses today, especially regarding workforce training.

2021 State Of The Year: Massachusetts — Best Workforce/Education

Business Facilities

Massachusetts’ long emphasis on education and its well-educated workforce makes the commonwealth an excellent location for any business seeking the best and the brightest. .

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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.

Education Emergency

Contractor Magazine

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

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.

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.

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].

EDUCATION ARTICLE

SAB Magazine

Education Articles Building Enclosure CONDENSATION CONTROL Continuing Education high performance buildings insulation materials Lorne Ricketts RDH Building Science Inc. More stringent energy codes demand higher levels of insulation for external walls, and in many cases this means using exterior insulation, either as a substitute for traditional cavity insulation, or to supplement it.

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

Design for educational equity

BD+C

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.

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

Obituary: Engineer Sidney Dewberry, 94, Firm Founder, Education Donor

ENR Construction

The accomplished engineer and renowned advocate of higher education, who died July 16, also authored textbooks and stepped up to impact his community

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

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

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

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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.

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

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?

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. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act of 2006 through 2022, divides career and technical education (CTE) students into CTE concentrators and CTE participants, and revises requirements for within-state funding allocations Congress took a positive step towards resolving the skilled trade labor shortage this week.

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.

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.

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?

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.&

Best Higher Education/Research: Penn State Innovation Hub

ENR Construction

The six-story innovation hub, with its six-story “makerspace facility,” replaces the James Building, which was built in 1920

Connected Construction: A Special Discussion on How Technology is Transforming an Industry Worldwide

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Education SeriesTrimble and GlobalData break down the details behind the connected construction experience and how technology is redefining construction worldwide.

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.

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

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

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

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

Award of Merit, K-12 Education Ursuline Academy of Dallas

ENR Construction

Profile of winning projects from ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2022 Best Projects competition

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

Award of Merit K-12 Education: Jefferson Middle School Academy

ENR Construction

Located in a developing neighborhood, the school offers students, teachers, parents and the community an opportunity to engage in spaces that support education

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.

TurfMutt Educational Contest Launched

Green Industry Professionals

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

ARA Online Educ Focuses on Clean and Safe

Construction Equipment

The online education includes learning modules that teach rental stores how to ensure the cleanliness The American Rental Association’s “Clean. Essential.” training certificate program is available to help ARA members keep the rental experience safe during and after the coronavirus pandemic.

Award of Merit, Education/Research: New College of Education Qatar University

ENR Construction

An oasis of sustainability in the center of the campus, the college was designed as a magnet for 2,500 students, 200 teachers and administrative staff and the community