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The local economy in 2013: A look ahead

Date: 
January 5, 2013
Several workforce development initiatives were launched in 2012 by Savannah Tech, Georgia Tech Savannah and the Savannah-Chatham County public schools, as well as area manufacturers such as JCB and Gulfstream. Improvement in the economy should allow for expansion of those programs.

Georgia Tech Offers Coursera Course to Educate Participants on How to Develop, Design and Teach Online Courses

Date: 
December 21, 2012
In 2008, she wrote a $3 million grant on behalf of Georgia Tech Professional Education to create NASA Electronic Professional Development Network (ePDN) ...

Georgia Tech Coursera offering educates participants on how to plan, launch, and teach online courses

Date: 
December 21, 2012
To meet the increased demands on those who teach via online modalities, Dr. Fatimah Wirth, an instructional designer with Georgia Tech Professional Education, will conduct the first Coursera course focused on creating, designing, and organizing online

Georgia Tech Professional Education will provide an Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the General Industry course at the Georgia Tech-Savannah Campus

Date: 
December 18, 2012
Georgia Tech Professional Education will provide an Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the General Industry course at the Georgia Tech-Savannah

Top Ed-Tech Trends of 2012: MOOCs

Date: 
December 18, 2012
July: 12 more universities join Coursera (University of Pennsylvania, Princeton, University of Michigan and Stanford are Georgia Tech, Duke University, University of Washington, Caltech, Rice University, University of Edinburgh

Georgia Tech Professional Education Teaches Occupational Safety Hazard Course for Diverse Industries in Savannah

Date: 
December 14, 2012
Georgia Tech Professional Education will provide an Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the General Industry (OTI 511) course at the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus on Jan. 22-25, 2013. The course teaches participants how to select the appropriate OSHA standards to prevent and contain hazardous situations.

Georgia Tech Professional Education Teaches Occupational Safety Hazard Course for Diverse Industries in Savannah

Date: 
December 14, 2012
Georgia Tech Professional Education will provide an Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the General Industries

Georgia Tech Professional Education Offers OSHA Based Course in Savannah to Improve Safety for Construction Professionals

Date: 
December 13, 2012
Georgia Tech Professional Education will provide an Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry course at the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus Jan. 14-18, 2013. OSHA construction standards help organizations identify potential risks and other key elements in order to establish successful construction safety programs.

Tech to not join Semester Online consortium

Date: 
November 30, 2012
GTPE was able to award 140 MS degree recipients this past academic year from online degree programs while approximately 330 online high school students were able to take sophomore level calculus classes as peers with traditional Tech campus-based students according to Nelson Baker, the dean of Georgia Tech Professional Education.

Georgia Tech Professional Education Offers Risk Project Management Course

Date: 
November 15, 2012
Georgia Tech Professional Education will offer a Project Management: Managing Risk and Procurements (COMP 6310) course at the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus on Dec.11-13, 2012. The course will allow students to see the importance of effective risk management. Course content is applicable in a number of industries and also prepares participants for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam.