Inspiring Success

A blog from Creating IT Futures

  • March 20, 2018

    Learning Best Through Tinkering, Imagination, Creativity, and Invention Through FUSE Studios

    N70A5857 Patrick Getchis is a firm believer that kids learn best when they are given tangible opportunities to tinker, imagine, create and invent real things. That’s what happens in his FUSE studio at WyEast Middle School in Hood River, OR.
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  • March 19, 2018

    IT-Ready alum serves as everyday ambassador for women of color succeeding in the tech industry

    Now with five years of IT industry experience under her belt, IT-Ready alum Ngina Baggett sees nothing but advancement opportunities ahead of her.
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  • March 15, 2018

    I’m a Technologist, Too: Meet Comedian & Festival Producer Stephanie Hasz

    mgb1gc1LTX6vXlHrDqm5_full_Technologist Art 8 Knock, knock. Who’s there? Stephanie, the stand-up technologist. Stephanie WHO? Find out in this profile from our series: “I’m a Technologist, Too” excerpted from Charles Eaton’s book How to Launch Your Teen’s Career in Technology: A Parent’s Guide to the T in STEM Education.
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  • March 13, 2018

    Thanks to IT-Ready, tech hobbyist turns passion into steady paycheck

    N70A5170_MichaelFoster Brad Foster has enjoyed playing with technology for as long as he can remember. An IT-Ready class in Charlotte gave him the knowledge and skills he needed to turn his avocation into a new career.
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  • March 12, 2018

    Giving Back a Thousand Fold

    Helping tech industry executives with their philanthropic efforts, CompTIA’s Tech Leaders Giving Circle donates $1000 to each charity named by a Giving Circle member.
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  • March 8, 2018

    TechGirlz Celebrates 10,000 Girls and Counting

    6 Simultaneous, nationwide events get girls in touch with tech and celebrate the thousands of girls who’ve tried TechShopz in a Box.
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