Education

Defense Digital Service redesigns Army Cyber Command training

by Samantha Ehlinger • 1 month ago

DDS cut down the training time for Army cyber operations specialists from six months to just 12 weeks in a new pilot.

The State Department wants to teach data literacy to diplomats

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 months ago

In December, the Foreign Service Institute's School of Applied Information Technology started a data science training course. Now they're looking to expand it.

Getting AI to ‘do more for less money’ will take up-front investment, experts tell lawmakers

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 5 months ago

It's not just about funding research and development, it's also about training the right people, witnesses told a House subcommittee.

Library of Congress doubles down on digital with the launch of ‘labs’ site

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 10 months ago

Labs is "a new online space that will host a changing selection of experiments."

NSF’s cybersecurity Scholarship-for-Service program would expand under Senate bill

by FedScoop Staff • 12 months ago

Bipartisan legislation advancing in the Senate would expand a National Science Foundation scholarship program that funds cybersecurity education for students who commit to government service after they obtain their degree.

Demand for the first edition of Coding it Forward’s Civic Digital Fellowship surprises even the founders

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 12 months ago

The potential for impact drew computer science students from across the country to the Census Bureau this summer.