Magazine article Techniques

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Magazine article Techniques

Professional Post

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CAREERS TOOL KIT--Want to set up business partnerships and work-based learning programs but don't know how or where to start? The Technical Careers Tool Kit, with videos, reports and fact sheets, shows how employers, schools and colleges can successfully set up joint programs and partnerships to benefit students and businesses. Developed by the Wallace Group, the kit includes three videos on technology and careers; a background folder including school-to-careers information, facts on technical careers and examples of successful business partnerships; and a presentation with a speech and overheads on technical careers. The Tool Kit is available through May 31 for $25, $6.50 shipping and handling. To order, call (877) TECHKIT, or mail orders to Tool Kit, 9530 Fallon Avenue N.E., Monticello, MN 55362.

AUTO-TECH SCHOLARSHIPS--PPG Industries has partnered with the Vocational Industrial Clubs of America Inc. to provide postsecondary training scholarships for qualifying VICA students studying collision repair technology. The scholarships will be applied to enrollment in a National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF)-certified postsecondary collision repair program. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on community service involvement, VICA leadership positions and awards, written recommendations, academic achievement and the nominee's score in the state-level SkillsUSA Championships collision repair contest. For more information visit www.vica.org, e-mail anyinfo@vica.org. Or call (703) 777-8810.

CALLING ALL INVENTORS--Do you have a future Thomas Edison or Alexander Graham Bell in your classroom? Encourage them to enter the annual Duracell/National Science Teachers Association scholarship competition. The competition challenges students in grades 6-12 to design and create battery-powered devices that are educational, useful and entertaining. …

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