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The West Virginia Chamber of Commerce said it will push for educational reforms during the upcoming session of the Legislature. The Chamber noted that the most recent WESTEST 2 statewide assessment...
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2014/12/20 15:18
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... its second annual three-series public forum, Marshall University brought members of the West Virginia Legislature together to discuss the future of higher education and legislators'...
2014/12/20 15:18
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A major effort by the state's education system is needed to prepare West Virginia's workforce for 25,000 high-tech jobs that are expected to be added by 2018, according to a council created by Gov....
2014/12/19 21:10
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... percent increase, followed by Hawaii at 0.9 percent. States where payrolls decreased included West Virginia and Mississippi. California led the nation with a 90,100 increase in employment,...
2014/12/19 14:38
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... policy director for Fairfax County Supervisor Pat Herrity but represents the Rotary Club of West Springfield on the chamber board. Recruited to the board in 2013, McDaniel served as vice...
2014/12/19 11:56
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... their last job in 2007, at the start of the Great Recession. Two-thirds of those out of the workforce are women. Lawrence Chavez, 57, who will be counted as one of the unemployed starting...
2014/12/18 10:26
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The Fraser Institute’s annual Economic Freedom of North America Report is out, and once again, West Virginia ranks among the “least free” states, at 45th. The only other states ranked lower are...
2014/12/18 02:44
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... is plenty going on in Arkansas's science museum community, with the Amazeum going up in Northwest Arkansas, the Mid-American Science Museum renovation and the Reynolds Foundation-launched...
2014/12/17 17:18
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During the West Virginia Business and Industry council's Pre-Legislative Conference and Reception for Newly Elected Members at Charleston Marriott Town Center Dec. 16, West Virginia State...
2014/12/17 11:19
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... year. Conservatives in the Utah legislature, and in states like Ohio, Tennessee, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Georgia and Maine, are likely to try to repeal all or part of the standards. Nevada...
2014/12/17 09:12
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... - West Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 6.3 percent in November. WorkForce West Virginia says that rate compares to 6.5 percent in October. It says the number of...
2014/12/16 16:19
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... of the proposed 550-mile Atlantic Coast Pipeline, which would originate in Harrison County, West Virginia, run to Greensville County, Virginia, and then south into eastern North Carolina....
2014/12/16 05:42
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... Electric, whose parent company is based in Osaka, Japan, employs 335 workers in West Virginia. The relocated offices are expected to bring 10-15 jobs to Putnam County, though the...
2014/12/16 05:40
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Congressman David McKinley met with North Central West Virginia Airport and those officials during a round table discussion Monday evening. Key topics of that discussion were jobs and proper...
2014/12/15 11:48
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... film, TV and media center on city property and that the city will support boosting the film workforce locally, according to city documents. Read more at the Las Cruces Sun-News Film liaisons...
2014/12/14 05:42
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... role models and teach business concepts to help students prepare to become members of the workforce. Topics included financial literacy, entrepreneurship and work readiness. Participants...
2014/12/13 06:22
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Organizing and Revitalizing the Economy initiative, or SCORE, aims to diversify southern West Virginia. The panel plans to make recommendations before the Jan. 14 start of the 60-day...
2014/12/12 20:27
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Rather than just losing work, recent years have seen a sharp rise in men dropping out of the workforce altogether. Where did they all go? NYT reports that since the 1960s the number of...
2014/12/12 17:34
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... and rural communities gain full access to today's digital learning experience" and former West Virginia Gov. Bob Wise, now president of the Alliance for Excellent Education, who called it...
2014/12/12 09:26
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Across West Virginia, our young people are aiming for greatness. Whether choosing a career path requiring a two-year degree from one of our state’s community and technical colleges or a four year...
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