As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.
Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
Lauren Napolitano, Psy.D. shows the diversity of employment opportunities in her field, as she runs a dual diagnosis program at Bryn Mawr Hospital, has a private practice working with individuals and couples.
With a positive outlook in tourism, manufacturing, retail, finance and real estate, the Philadelphia job market is projected to be on the upswing well into 2015.
Cara Street, Manager of Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, advises anyone who is getting into management, “to make sure you find an industry that you are passionate about.”
Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.
Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.
Hope C. Lefeber, a criminal defense lawyer with over 30 years of experience, shares the educational process it takes to become a criminal defense lawyer.
Theresa Groody, tells prospective education students that “there is room to learn every day.”
Vess Bakalov, co-founder and CTO of SevOne, one of Forbes Magazine’s ‘Most Promising Top 50 Companies,’ says that having a well-rounded college education focused on the fundamentals of computing and networking is a “great investment.”
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