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  • March 1, 2017

    Creating IT Futures Announces Availability of CEO Charles Eaton’s New Book

    Creating IT Futures announced today the availability for download and purchase of the first book by its CEO, Charles Eaton. The book, “How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education,” is part of CompTIA’s NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers. NextUp is funded by CompTIA and managed by Creating IT Futures.

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  • February 28, 2017

    Atomic Data Becomes a Platinum Mission Investor of Creating IT Futures to Support Tech Workforce Development in Minnesota

    To support tech workforce development in Minnesota, Atomic Data signed on as the first Platinum Mission Investor for Creating IT Futures. Atomic Data has been an employment partner with Creating IT Futures’ IT-Ready career program since 2013, having already hired nine IT-Ready graduates to diversify and expand its workforce. 

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  • January 12, 2017

    CompTIA Partners with New York Academy of Sciences to Interest Teens in Tech Careers

    As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with the New York Academy of Sciences on a series of mentoring opportunities. CompTIA is recruiting its members and certified IT professionals to work with the Academy’s Hack Your Health curriculum, which helps students discover how tech know-how can be connected to an interest in health and fitness. 

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  • January 11, 2017

    CompTIA Partners with FUSE to Expand STEAM Education in 21 Schools

    As part of its NextUp initiative to interest teens in tech careers, CompTIA is partnering with the FUSE program at Northwestern University to expand and enrich STEAM learning for middle and high school students around the country. 

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  • January 10, 2017

    CompTIA to Fund Social Innovation with New Corporate Giving Program

    To help more youth and adults pursue careers in information technology (IT) and to promote diversity in the IT workforce, CompTIA has diversified its philanthropic efforts and established CompTIA Giving. 

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