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ADVISORY/Garfield High School Students Go High-tech; Teachers and Students raised $300,000 To Bring High-tech Resources to the Classroom.



--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 1998--

WHAT: The unveiling and tour of the Garfield High School's

Construction Manufacturing Technology Laboratory (CMT CMT Certified Medical Transcriptionist.

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). The CMT

brings state-of-the-art technology into the classroom to teach

students about construction, manufacturing and technology, and

prepare them for jobs in these fields.

WHO: Garfield High School Garfield High School or James A. Garfield High School may refer to:
  • Garfield High School (Akron, Ohio) in Akron, Ohio
  • Garfield High School (New Jersey), Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Garfield High School (Virginia) in Dale City, Virginia
 students and teachers joined forces with

Emerald City Rotary to raise $300,000 for the renovation and

expansion of the Construction Manufacturing Laboratory.

Contributors include the William H. Gates Foundation Gates Foundation: see Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. , Glaser

Foundation, Associated Builders & Contractors of Western

Washington, Emerald City Rotary Foundation, Washington State

Conference of Mason Contractors, Associated General Contractors Associated General Contractors of America is the nation's oldest and largest trade association representing the construction industry. It was formed in 1918 following a request by President Woodrow Wilson.  

Foundation, Sellen Construction, Northland north·land also North·land  
n.
A region in the north of a country or an area.



northland
 Communication

Corporation, Pilot Airfreight/Transmark, Pratt Foundation The Pratt Foundation is an Australian philanthropic organisation established in 1978 by Jeanne and Richard Pratt based in Melbourne, Victoria.

According to its Values Statement, it has "the shared vision of supporting charitable enterprises and adding value to philanthropy".
, US

Bank, Washington Mutual “WaMu” redirects here. For the Washington, DC radio station, see WAMU.

Washington Mutual (or WaMu; NYSE: WM) is the United States' largest savings and loan association.
, Wick Constructors

WHEN: Tuesday, October 20, 7:15-8:45am

WHERE: Garfield High School

400 23rd Street

Seattle, WA

WHY: Studies show that kids who have access to technology in the

classroom are learning more and are better prepared for today's

job market. The student-directed hands on Construction

Manufacturing Technology Laboratory will provide students the

opportunity to learn about three major industries: construction,

manufacturing, and technology. Hands-on activities include

designing, building and evaluating products; using computers to

control devices; creating business documents to support

construction projects; and manipulating tools, machines, devices

and systems.

SPECIAL NOTE: Media will have the opportunity to meet with students, teachers

and donors, and see first hand how technology is empowering

students.
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