August 2, 2018

Visually Impaired Students Learn Robotics at La. Association For The Blind

Visually Impaired Students Learn Robotics at La. Association For The Blind Article originally posted on www.redriverradio.org on August 2, 2018 by CHUCK SMITH Red River Radio ROBOTICS ACADEMY – When we think of robots, the first thing most of us envision is something from a science-fiction novel or Hollywood movie.  But the […]
July 18, 2018

Thirty New Girl Scout Badges Now Available to Power Girl Leadership in Key 21st Century Issues

  Thirty New Girl Scout Badges Now Available to Power Girl Leadership in Key 21st Century Issues The all-girl organization proven to equip girls to create positive change has released new badges in environmental advocacy, space science, robotics, and more. Article originally posted on www.girlscouts.org on July 17, 2018 Girl Scouts […]
December 21, 2017

Announcing the K-12 Computer Science Curriculum Guide

In May of 2017, NICERC was contacted by the Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network (MassCAN) with a request to participate in the creation of a new effort aimed at demystifying the “landscape of computer science (CS) curricula options” (Stanton and Harunani, 2017, p. 1) that are available to teachers across the […]
December 12, 2017

K-12 Schools, Universities Boost Cybersecurity Education to Close the Skills Gap

Published by EdTech on December 11, 2017 by Meghan Bogardus Cortez, an associate editor with EdTech   With the global number of cybersecurity professionals down, schools need to prepare students for future jobs. By 2019, there were will be a global shortage of cybersecurity professionals of about 2 million, IT governance nonprofit ISACA reported in […]