Friday, March 24, 2017

TechEDU

TechEDU
MIT

MIT has formally joined the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition, a global partnership of governments, businesses, and civil society organizations working together with the goal of applying a price on carbon emissions, the predominant cause...

Note: Next Workshop Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Sign up here.  The VEDC Women’s Business Center (WBC-LA.org) and TechinAmerica continues its free seminar series on web pages for entrepreneurs, presented by Porya Fard aka 'PK'. Talk about getting...
college

Across the U.S., many soon-to-be high school graduates are excited to begin college. Over the past decades, rates of college enrollment have increased. In 1950, only 16 percent of young people had at least...

VMEdu announced that it is entering the IT certification training market with the launch of MyITstudy. The program offers training for ITIL, Microsoft and CompTIA currently, but they plan to add Cisco, RedHat, Citrix and ISC2...

Human learning is a complex, sometimes mysterious process. Most of us have had experiences where we have struggled to learn something new, but also times when we've picked something up nearly effortlessly. FREE Webinar: Accelerating...

We need to invest in America's best resource -- our students.      STEM readiness involves bridging the gap in formal and non-formal learning. It is a universal law of nature that in order for something to be...

Girls receive conflicting career messages from media, new research shows CORVALLIS, Ore. - Teenage girls like and feel more similar to women in appearance-focused jobs such as models and actresses, though they find female CEOs...

Senate Breaking News: Play With An MIT Tool That Visualizes How The NSA Can Map Your Relationships The brainiacs at MIT created a cool visualization program to map how the National Security Agency can understand your...
College Education

A recent report by The Education Trust, a nonprofit working on educational justice, reveals that while there has been an improvement in graduation rates at four-year public institutions for all students, the improvement is...

by Adam Dawood, courtesy techinasia.com Pakistani startups Groopic and Tunacode have been accepted to be part of this summer’s Blackbox Connect program.The two-week Blackbox Connect program is held in Silicon Valley for international startups and gives them the...

courtesy NewsMax - The percentage of Americans with high-speed Internet connections at home has  reached 70 percent, while just three percent still use dial-up to go online, a  study showed Monday. The Pew Research Center's Internet...
MicroMasters

MITx expands reach of MicroMasters in supply chain management with new paths to a master’s degree.Watch Video In October 2015, MIT launched the MITx MicroMasters credential, which enables online learners to take a semester’s worth...