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Achieving Excellence in the New School Year – Computer Information Technology at TCAT-Shelbyville

Our Information Technology Career Cluster winner, the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Computer Information Technology (CIT) program has been working hard over the summer to expand its outreach efforts, stretch its curriculum across Career Clusters and reach more students…more

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Free College? The Tennessee Promise

Beginning with the Class of 2015, the Tennessee Promise will provide Tennessee high school graduates the opportunity to attend a community or technical college free of tuition and fees. More information about the Tennessee Promise  (PDF download)

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Computer Information Technology wins CTE: Excellence in Action Award

(L-R) Mike Miller, Assistant IT Manager, Dawn Babain, Network Administrator-LMS Specialist, Ivan Jones, TCAT Director and Steve Mallard, IT Manager   More information on the CIT Program “The National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium (NASDCTEc) is … Continue reading

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What makes TCAT Shelbyville’s IT program different?

  Exams include Windows 70-680/70-687, Windows Server 2012 70-411/70-640.  The MTA (Microsoft Technical Associate is associated with other certifications in the same curriculum. The Information Technology program at TCAT Shelbyville offers one of the best programs in the nation for … Continue reading

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Technology Centers Becoming Colleges of Applied Technology; Recognized for Workforce Education

Full release from the Tennessee Board of Regents can be read here. “NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 28, 2013) — The state’s workforce training schools known as Tennessee Technology Centers are being renamed Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology as of July 1. … Continue reading

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2013 Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Building Partnerships and Understanding the Threat

2013 Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Building Partnerships and Understanding the Threat   Middle Tennessee Cyber Summit: Building Partnerships and Understanding the Threat will be held on the MTSU campus May 7 and 8. This event will address criminal, intelligence, disruptive, … Continue reading

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The Tennessee Titan: Oak Ridge, Cray, NVIDIA Create New Open Science Supercomputer – Bio-IT World

A new 20 petaflop supercomputer dubbed Titan is powering up at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee and ready to tackle some a host of scientific applications. The Tennessee Titan: Oak Ridge, Cray, NVIDIA Create New Open Science Supercomputer … Continue reading

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A view like no other

Had to share a pic of one of my students.  Josiah works with computers, cells,  networking and Wi-Max. “No known office has a view like mine”~ Josiah

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Industrial Maintenance PLC – Robotics Programs – One of the most technical programs in the state

The Industrial Maintenance class at TTC Shelbyville is one of the most technical programs in the state.  Butch Arnold, instructor of the Industrial Maintenance class at the main campus has created a complex network of robots, plcs and industrial high-speed … Continue reading

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Start your career in Nursing

Become a nurse, patient care technician, CNA or Medical Assistant – Did you know you can start your journey to a new career by taking the Allied Health Test Preparation online for only $50? If you are busy with life, … Continue reading

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Barcamp Nashville 2011

Mark your calendar: BarCamp Nashville is set for Saturday, Oct. 15, at Cadillac Ranch. BarCamp is a free, technology focused “unconference” that’s equal parts networking, knowledge-building and fun. BarCamp has become the premier technology conference in Nashville, bringing together the best … Continue reading

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TTC Shelbyville (CIT Program) Recognized by Computerworld as a 2011 Honors Laureate

June 20, 2011 Laureate Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards Evening The Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville (Computer Information Technology Program) Recognized by ComputerWorld as a 2011 Honors Laureate April 21, 2011 – IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program today announces the Tennessee … Continue reading

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EconSouth’s Interview with James King, Vice Chancellor of Tennessee Technology Centers

EconSouth recently interviewed James King, Vice Chancellor of the Tennessee Technology Centers.  In the interview, infomation about Harvard University’s graduate school of education published an article titled “Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the Challenges of Preparing Young Americans for the 21st … Continue reading

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Business Systems Technology Class graduates under ARRA Act

The BST class under the ARRA Act will be graduating this Thursday, August 19, 2010.   The students have been trained in Business Systems Technology.

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Jaguar – The World’s Fastest Computer – AMD

Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Jaguar   Link XT5 Partition The XT5 partition contains 18,688 compute nodes in addition to dedicated login/service nodes. Each compute node contains dual hex-core AMD Opteron 2435 (Istanbul) processors running at 2.6GHz, 16GB of DDR2-800 memory, … Continue reading

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7 Days Left for Tennesseans – Microsoft’s Free Training

Microsoft’s Elevate America has issued several thousand vouchers for Tennesseans .  With only 7 days left, there are 9000 vouchers left for free training and for select exams.  Link

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ConnectedTn – Tennessee’s Broadband Coverage Plan

As broadband becomes important for the economy and for daily lives, Connected Tennessee or ConnectedTN has begun collecting information about broadband access across the state. Introducing their statistical interactive map, ConnectedTN now shares even more information with all Tennesseans.  Map … Continue reading

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Damaged Computers in Nashville Can be a Security Risk

Just like the article on copiers, computers that have been damaged in the Nashville and Middle Tennessee areas due to the flood should be considered a security risk.  How?   Home and business owners who elect to throw away or … Continue reading

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Microsoft Elevate America – Free Vouchers for Tennesseans

Microsoft Elevate America – Free Vouchers for Tennesseans Want to boost your technology skills? In cooperation with Microsoft Corporation, we are pleased to offer vouchers for E-Learning courses and select certification exams at no cost to you.  Get the IT … Continue reading

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TTC Shelbyville Machine Tool Technology Program Named 2010 ATEA Outstanding Technical Program

TTC Shelbyville Machine Tool Technology Program Named 2010 ATEA Outstanding Technical Program The Machine Tool Technology Program  at the Tennessee Technology Center at Shelbyville has been named the American Technical Education Association’s (ATEA) Outstanding Technical Program for 2010.  Accepting the … Continue reading

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