New Wisconsin Foxconn Facility Will Cost State Billions | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

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Chuck Mills – Education Is Tied to Jobs

ROB MCCLENDON: WELL WE FIRST MET CHUCK MILLS LAST WEEK. A STRONG ADVOCATE FOR MIDDLE CLASS JOBS, HE IS A PROPONENT OF TYING TODAY’S EDUCATION TO THE JOBS THAT ARE OUT THERE, SOMETHING THAT HIS FAMILY COMPANY IS A PERFECT EXAMPLE OF. MILLS MACHINES HAS LITERALLY GROWN UP WITH OKLAHOMA’S ENERGY INDUSTRY WHAT BEGAN AS […]

Vocational Instructor (Episode 68)

Education is an important part in everyone’s life. And when you’re ready for further education, you’ll rely on the assistance of a good teacher. Let’s meet one: the vocational instructor. Hi. Well, hi. Brian. I’m Jacquie. Hi. We’ve been expecting you. My name is Jaccquie Scobie and I’m a faculty member of the practical nursing […]

Construction Careers Pay Above Average

Rob McClendon: Hello, everyone. Thanks for joining us here on “Horizon.” Well, for anyone who feels ill-suited to sit in an office all day, or even more likely a cubicle, today our focus is on an alternative – two of them to be exact: construction and manufacturing. Two industries that have much in common – […]

Sawmill Operator (Episode 26)

It’s a job that requires attention to detail and a commitment to safety. Do you have what it takes to be a sawmill machine operator? Throw on some protective gear and find out. Hi. I’m Viviana. Hi, Viviana. I’m Travis. Nice to meet you. Nice to meet you, too. These presents for me? You bet […]

Job Creation Through Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships

Joshua DuBois: All right. Good afternoon, everyone. Audience: Good afternoon. Joshua DuBois: Oh, come on, good afternoon. Audience: Good afternoon. Joshua DuBois: It’s an exciting time to be in the White House, huh? Amen, to talk about jobs and economic recovery in our communities. It is my pleasure to welcome you here for this wonderful […]

Ironworker (Episode 54)

There are many steps between a blueprint and a finished building. Today, we meet one of the key players involved in construction. These workers install and assemble what is essentially the skeleton of a building. Let’s meet the iron worker. Hi. I’m Viviana. Hi! I’m Lisa. Nice to meet you! It’s nice to meet you! […]

Bill Nye: Will Robots Take Everyone’s Job?

Hey Bill. My name’s Ian and I’m a computer science student. So the fields of machine learning and robotics have been making technological advances and replacing human labor at a blinding speed. And at this point it seems almost inevitable that virtually all jobs are going to be automated in the future. So my question […]

Pipefitter (Episode 56)

There’s a complex structure of pipes responsible for air flow, water supply and hydraulics, in anything from buildings to ships. The next career assembles and maintains these systems… on this submarine! Let’s meet the pipefitter. Hi! Howdy. I’m Viviana. I’m Darshan. Nice to meet you. Nice to meet you, too. So, this is where you […]

Love for Math Discovered While Welding

Rob McClendon: Well, parents home school their children for a myriad of reasons. And while the State Department of Education does not keep track of those students instructed at home, what we are seeing is a growing number of them enrolling in technical programs at a CareerTech. Joining me now is our Courtney Maye. Courtney […]