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Jun 28, 2019

Great Jobs participates in home education conference

The Great Jobs project participated in a home education conference attended by over 700 parents from May 31 to June 1. T...

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Jun 26, 2019

Minneapolis: Home to the Future of Career and Technical Education

As demand explodes for skilled workers in advanced manufacturing and the trades in Minnesota, the value of top-notch Car...

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Jun 18, 2019

Czary Knights for American Manufacturing?

The Washington Post reported on Monday (June 17) that Michigan Sen. Gary Peters was gearing up to propose (in the newspa...

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Jun 14, 2019

Big Lake High School leads the way in work-based learning

As Minnesota maneuvers through very real workforce challenges, Big Lake High School is stepping in to help close the ski...

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Jun 10, 2019

Going with the FLOE: Students gain real-life job experience in manufacturing

Source: Lynn Mizner, Aitkin Independent Age McGregor-based FLOE International is partnering with Aitkin High School to i...

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May 21, 2019

Keeping Greater Minnesota strong: How educators and employers can harness technological change

While employers across our state are facing workforce development challenges, nowhere is the crisis more acute than in G...

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May 21, 2019

MN manufacturers report worker shortage hinders growth

The inability to attract qualified labor is impeding manufacturing companies’ ability to grow, according to results of a...

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May 21, 2019

An especially invaluable million dollars

Harbor Freight Tools is a privately held discount tool and equipment retailer with headquarters in Calabasas, California...

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May 19, 2019

Reskilling workers: ‘We need a Waze for your career’

In Minnesota—and across America—employers are facing a massive shortfall in skilled workers. One potential solution is t...

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May 19, 2019

How to keep kids engaged with high school: White Bear Lake shows the way

At White Bear Lake High School, students like Andre Keller and Bela Larsen are falling in love with modern manufacturing...

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