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News Government General
June 4, 2020  

COVID-19 crisis has transformed higher education: RBC

More than 2 million college and university students moved to on-line learning since March.

Insight Manufacturing General
May 31, 2018  

The need to nurture a skills economy

We can’t talk about the future of work without also talking about the future of education.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 15, 2017  

High-tech US plants offer jobs even as the laid off struggle

Factories will need to fill 2 million jobs over the next decade, but many workers are facing an in-demand skills deficit.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
April 19, 2017  

Workforce automation could intensify income inequality, Central Bank warns

More emphasis on education and skills training is necessary to help businesses adjust to a potentially difficult transition.

News Manufacturing General
January 13, 2017  

Pay gap between US college grads and everyone else at a record

They earned 56% more than high school grads in 2015, up from 51% in 1999.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 10, 2016  

NS sending robots into classrooms for coding training

$1 million provided for students from K to G6 to access iPads, tech invention kits, wireless probes and software.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General
April 20, 2016  

84% of college grads secure employment within six months

Number of university graduates enrolled in college programs has increased more than 50% over past five years.

News General Technology
April 7, 2016  

Mohawk, CRIQ to collaborate on additive manufacturing

Colleges will develop programs in 3D printing for manufacturers in Quebec and Ontario.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General Operations Production
March 30, 2016  

NB announces fund to ‘grow the economy’ with job training

Fund will co-ordinate new and existing jobs and education programs.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
September 10, 2015  

Where most of your education tax dollars go

Not much to students: 72% to salaries, pensions and benefits, says Fraser Institute study.

News Manufacturing Economy General
August 17, 2015  

Half of post secondary students worried about debt, job after graduating

Some poll respondents expect to carry in excess of $25,000 in student debt when they graduate.

News Manufacturing Metals General
August 4, 2015  

Two Canadian schools score Hypertherm grants

They’ll get a plasma cutting and gouging system plus curriculum.

Insight Energy Government Oil & Gas Business Operations General Sustainability
December 28, 2014  

Keep your dirty oil, just send the cheque

Without energy equalization payments, healthcare, education and social programs would suffer from major funding cuts.

News Manufacturing General
November 5, 2014  

Canada falls short in key skills: Conference Board

Prompt improvements in post secondary education sector.

News Government Manufacturing General
October 7, 2014  

91% of eighth graders meet science expectations

Average reading and math scores rose slightly 2010 levels.