Education / STEM

Navy releases education strategy with focus on tech

by Jackson Barnett • 1 month ago

The Navy wants to improve sailors' and Marines' understand of the technologies that they and U.S. adversaries will be using now and in the future.

Navy pushing for more IT education in new community college and executive-level courses

by Jackson Barnett • 2 months ago

IT education is front-and-center in the Navy's new community college. "The return on investment is really exponential," acting Secretary Thomas Modly says.

2016 in review: Capitol Hill’s big year in tech legislation

by Samantha Ehlinger • 3 years ago

The MEGABYTE Act, U.S.-Israel Advanced Research Partnership Act of 2016 and the BOTS Act all became law this year.

Obama’s TechHire initiative adds 20 new cities

by Colin Wood • 3 years ago

As President-elect Donald Trump fights to keep jobs at large employers like Carrier Corp. based in the U.S., President Barack Obama is pushing one of his key jobs initiatives — TechHire.

Education sets sights on mobility-focused IT overhaul

by Billy Mitchell • 4 years ago

The Education Department needs industry's help crafting the acquisition strategy for its planned mobility-focused IT environment to replace its current decade-old infrastructure​.

Bill on research policy seeks to engage women, minorities

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 years ago

A senate bill seeks to support underrepresented populations in STEM--or Science, Technology, Engineering and Math--from their kindergarten days to major career moves.

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