Technology/Workforce Trends Webinars
In building off the 2013 information technology (IT) skill’s gap forum, the Center’s director, Maureen Majury, presented research compiled from the forum, as well as new research on technology trends, workforce demand, and the importance of soft (or, employability skills), for Microsoft IT Academy and Insight’s 2013 program. You can view the webinars by reading this post.
Updates & News for Fall 2013
Find out about new 2013-2014 Center’s free services, opportunities, and catch you up on some IT Skills Gap Forum (March 2013) results in case you missed it before, as well as provide links to the videos and keynote PowerPoint presentation (Mr. Keith Loeber, Microsoft) from the Pathways to IT Applied Baccalaureates for WA State Students Summit (June 2013).
The Future in IT Challenge: For 9th-10th Graders
The Center will host a one-week (six- to seven-day), free program, The Future in IT Challenge, for a minimum of twenty 9-10th graders in June 2014. Student participants will complete modules (infographics, mobile applications, workplace skills, etc.), which will be team-taught by high school, community and technical college educators, and industry professionals
- If you are thinking about switching curriculum, "Despite bright, shiny rivals, good old Office still rules at work." http://t.co/hoPY0o8gXN - Oct 22, 7:38pm
- Software development figures prominently in positions expected to show heady salary growth. http://t.co/JNV5wwveKO http://t.co/nNyKpZhfSP - Oct 22, 7:35pm
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