Study finds digital alerts boost STEM student success
Recent research found students were more likely to stay enrolled in their universities if they opted into receiving digital alerts.
Arkansas expands stipend program for computer science teachers
With the goal of expanding the availability of computer science programs in the state, up to $10,000 will be awarded to computer science teachers.
University of Pennsylvania launches cybersecurity boot camp
Faculty say the program is essential not only for the region's workforce, but to offset the financial costs cyberattacks cost the country each year.
Six states announce adult learning initiatives
With support from Strada Education Network and a governors association, states will use consumer data to design education and training programs.
Why the United States needs more cybersecurity experts — badly
Alan Paller, founder of the SANS Institute, says a "cyber pandemic" threatens national security and the only solution is to train more professionals.
South Texas districts open cybersecurity careers program
A new state-funded program seeks to shrink the gap in the IT security workforce by offering digital forensics and cybersecurity training.
Data-analytics boot camp for adult learners heads to Butler U.
The Indianapolis-based university targets professionals already in the workforce seeking new skills and career advancement.
Universities are expanding cybersecurity education to meet broad demand
Programs like San Diego State University's degree in cybersecurity management highlight a growing demand for interdisciplinary cybersecurity skills.
Virginia forms STEM education commission to tackle workforce issues
The new advisory body will seek opportunities for public-private partnership and improve educational access across demographic groups.