“The nation will require approximately one million more science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) professionals than what will be produced at current rates over the next decade.”

-President’s Council of Advisors on Science & Technology February 2012 report to the President


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February 1, 2019

Announcing the NICERC Cyber Range

Cybersecurity careers often require a high level of education. Generally a bachelor’s degree will be enough, though supervisory and management paths may require a master’s. Just like most fields, there are exceptions to this rule. Enough experience can qualify an individual for these positions, though obtaining enough real-world experience to […]
January 30, 2019

Classroom Activity: Disassemble and Reassemble a PC

This week we’re bringing a suggested classroom activity – though it could make a great summer or even weekend project to do at home too – disassemble and reassemble a PC. Cracking open the hood of a PC can be an intimidating task. All those wires and fans and circuit […]
January 17, 2019

Incorporating Digital Portfolios into your Classroom

What does the classroom of tomorrow look like? What about today? Technology is more affordable, approachable, and necessary than ever before. To prepare the next generation for this new cyber society we’re heading towards, it’s imperative that digital tools are incorporated into the classroom. One such tool is a digital […]