This is to share with you a great example of a successful business/school partnership around game design. Zynga is located in San Francisco and recently met with teachers at Balboa... Read more »
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President Obama has announced Youth CareerConnect, a competitive grant program administered by the Department of Labor (DOL) in collaboration with the Department of Education (ED). The grant program seeks to... Read more »
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California State Budget Act includes an allotment of $250 million for a K-14 California Career Pathways Program. In adopting this new initiative, State leaders are calling for business and schools... Read more »
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Educators who wonder how their instruction is essential to California’s future should take a look at a report just issued by McKinsey Global Institute entitled: Disruptive technologies: Advances that will... Read more »
The Carnegie Mellon University’s hacking team announced it is designing and hosting picoCTF, an online nationwide high school computer security competition. From April 26th 2013 to May 6th 2013, picoCTF... Read more »
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Two of California’s greatest strengths: our diversity and our capacity for innovation will continue to grow a strong economy. California has excellent schools, universities and global technology leaders such as... Read more »
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The Mid-Pacific ICT (MPICT) Center announced this week that it is conducting a study of California ICT* Workforce demand on behalf of a coalition of government, industry and education stakeholders.... Read more »
As new technologies emerge, older technologies become useless and others less in demand. A regular challenge for teachers in the Information and Communication Technologies career sector is to “refresh” instruction... Read more »
Today is Ada Lovelace Day – Ada Lovelace is recognized as the first computer programmer and is the first Code Hero mentor in the just released Code Hero game. Code... Read more »