Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • April 12, 2017

    NextUp, a New Program for Getting More Young People into Tech Careers, is Already Showing Promise

    FuseParticipant Robotics clubs. After-school STEM fairs. Hours of coding. Over the past several years, we have all observed the multiple ways that schools, corporations and nonprofit groups are trying to interest teens in tech careers. This year CompTIA launched its own approach - NextUp.
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  • September 24, 2015

    AMIkids is Building “IT Pride” in Students Who Need It Most

    Residential program for troubled youth in South Carolina runs a vocational program that promotes job-skill development.
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  • July 27, 2015

    Veterans Earn Computer Certification in IT Program

    Fort Bragg Blog Partnership graduates nine students with plans for next program to begin in October.
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  • June 15, 2015

    IT Futures Labs helps soldiers at Fort Bragg, N.C. deploy new civilian careers

    Fort Bragg Blog Moving from active duty to civilian life can be challenging for military personnel, in part because it is difficult to position military skills in ways civilian employers can appreciate. Earning recognized certifications is one way to make a military resume more discernible to a prospective employer.
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  • June 11, 2015

    GameChangers: David Caldwell, El Dorado High School, El Paso, Texas

    Game changers image 300 David Caldwell is changing lives at El Dorado High School
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  • May 28, 2015

    El Paso high school prepares students for upwardly mobile IT careers after graduation

    ElPasoWhitepaper El Dorado High School in El Paso, Texas, is modeling an innovative IT curriculum that prepares its predominantly economically disadvantaged and ethnic minority student body for career success after graduation.
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