Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • May 1, 2020

    Lending Support to Teens in a Virtual New Hands-Free World

    The manager for Creating IT Futures’ after-school program in Chicago says what her teens really need now is a hug — even if it’s a virtual one.
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  • April 27, 2020

    TechGirlz Goes Virtual in Response to Covid-19

    With in-person TechGirlz workshops cancelled due to coronavirus, the organization keeps up its mission of inspiring girls to explore the possibilities of technology and creates virtual TechShopz.
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  • April 11, 2020

    Why IT Training Remains a Strong Investment for Talent Development Dollars

    In their Technologist Talk debut, Mark Plunkett and Jason Mangold of CompTIA Custom Training explain why individuals and organizations should consider investing in IT training despite trying times.
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  • April 9, 2020

    CEO Charles Eaton Shares Creating IT Futures’ Pandemic Update

    Charles Eaton updates our donors and partners on how the organization is adapting its programs during the pandemic. And why your support is more important than ever.
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  • April 2, 2020

    Creating IT Futures Partner Boeing Shares Online Educational Resources to Support Virtual Learning

    With traditional classroom environments sidelined due to coronavirus, Creating IT Futures partner Boeing is sharing online STEM learning tools for parents, educators and students.
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  • March 30, 2020

    How Technology Educators Teach for the “Jobs of the Future” by Modeling “Lifelong Learning” for Students

    CompTIA and Creating IT Futures executive Amy Kardel recently joined the Ed Tech Club, a podcast produced by the Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA), to discuss how modeling “lifelong learning” for students is teaching for the “Jobs of the Future”.
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