April 24, 2015

Teachers called to task on cyber education

Holmes High School’s Johnny Carrera started the school’s cyber program 12 years ago with computers rescued from a scrap heap computers and oil-stained benches recycled from the auto body shop. He’s gotten used to seeing kids get certified in software platforms such as A +, Network + and Linux +. […]
April 21, 2015

A Pioneer in Cyber-Education and Workforce Development

NICERC’s GB Cazes writes about cyber-education and workforce development in the Spring 2015 edition of the United States Cybersecurity Magazine. What do you want to be when you grow up? This is a timeless question teachers across the country ask their students. A typical response: doctor, nurse, lawyer, fireman, veterinarian. […]
March 23, 2015

Local Teams Shine at 2015 Louisiana Region III Science Olympiad

Bossier Parish Community College’s campus was bustling with middle and high school scientists during the 2015 Louisiana Region III Science Olympiad on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Teams from across the region competed in twenty-three challenging team events that required them to put their science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills […]
March 2, 2015

2014-2015 Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit Competition 2

Despite snow days and low temperatures, approximately 200 teams from multiple school districts across the region converged on the Bossier Civic Center this Saturday to compete in the 2014-2015 Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit (RARC) Competition 2.  RARC is a series of three science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) competitions for […]