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National High School Design Competition

By | December 10th, 2017|Tid Bits|

The Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum recently launched its third annual National High School Design Competition, challenging teens around the country to design a solution to make the everyday—place, process, or object—accessible for all. The competition is free to enter with entries due on February 12, 2018.  Prizes include trips to New York City, Austin, and Minneapolis to [...]

FFA Display Wins National Honors

By | December 10th, 2017|Tid Bits|

The Sugar River Valley FFA Chapter recently traveled to Indianapolis for the National FFA Convention. In addition to the competitions, speakers, workshops and career expo, the students created a masterful state display representing New Hampshire. Highlighting the state's maple industry, the students manned the booth in the Hall of States Exhibit throughout the convention interacting [...]

Sullivan County Regional Career Pathways Fair

By | December 10th, 2017|Tid Bits|

Sugar River Valley Regional Technical Center was home to the first Sullivan County Regional Career Pathways Fair. Middle and High School students from the district had the chance to explore county educational and employment opportunities. Agricultural Science, Health Science, Manufacturing and Technology clusters were highlighted with information on secondary and post-secondary CTE programs. Area businesses [...]

Vermont / New Hampshire Career Development Association Unveils New Website

By | December 10th, 2017|Tid Bits|

Visit the updated Vermont/New Hampshire Career Development Association website. Find information on the organization, events, membership and more. The site includes details on the first official VT/NH CDA Conference / Workshop scheduled for April 13, 2018. website

Workforce Readiness Through the HR Lens

By | December 8th, 2017|Article|

With NH currently facing a workforce shortage that is only expected to grow more serious in the next few years, the HR State Council of New Hampshire has become an increasingly important and vocal resource. "Our focus is to support the HR community through legislative efforts, networking events and a variety of HR related initiatives, [...]

Building a Workforce Development Pipeline

By | November 27th, 2017|Article, Uncategorized|

With unemployment rates at historic lows, every sector in industry is struggling with workforce development questions and challenges, which led to a "Conversation Café" this past summer at which numerous stakeholders weighed in on the issue.    The brainstorming session was spearheaded by the New Hampshire HR Council, the Manchester Area Human Resource Association (MAHRA) [...]

A New Blueprint for Construction Trades

By | November 20th, 2017|Building & Construction Trades, Tid Bits|

It's been a month since Hurricane Harvey devastated the city of Houston and Southeast Texas. Damage estimates go up to $190 billion. The cleanup has begun, but a major shortage is looming for the rebuilding effort. It's not a lack of will, or money; it's a lack of skilled labor … a national shortage that's [...]

Automotive Education Scholarship Awarded

By | November 20th, 2017|Article, Automotive|

Nicholas Raynes of Exeter received a $1,000 scholarship from the New Hampshire Automotive Education Foundation (NHAEF). He was given an additional $1,500 scholarship last year.  Nick is in his second year at Nashua Community College, where he is pursuing an associate degree in automotive technology. In addition to his studies, Nick is working in the service department at [...]

Cheshire CTE teacher awarded the Lawrence O’Toole Award

By | November 13th, 2017|Arts, A/V Technology & Communication, Awards, Film/Video & Photographic Arts, Other, Radio & Television Broadcasting Technology, Tid Bits|

On November 3rd, Keene High School teacher Jeremy VanDerKern was one of 12 New England educators presented with the Lawrence O'Toole Award for student-centered learning by the Nellie Mae Education Foundation.  This award comes with a $15,000.00 grant that Jeremy plans to use to create video series with his students highlighting Career & Technical Education.    video

Reaching Higher NH releases new CTE videos

By | November 13th, 2017|CTE Promotion, Tid Bits|

Reaching Higher NH recently released series of videos focused on CTE in NH.  Vote for the one that speaks to you and be entered to win a $250 VISA gift card!  videos and voting