Joel Mangan, Executive Director, P-TECH, IBM CSR

IBM extends its digital education resources to all for free

Written by Joel Mangan | March 16, 2020 | Corporate Responsibility, P-TECH

IBM has extended its online education resources to all for free:  IBM Skills  Open P-TECH  IBM AI Education series for teachers The global scale and speed of disruption in education from the COVID-19 pandemic is “unparalleled” according to the United Nations with an estimated 290 million students impacted globally and growing as several schools and ...read more


P-TECH 2019: Paving new paths in education

Written by Joel Mangan | December 19, 2019 | P-TECH

As 2019 comes to a close, I want to thank all the education and industry partners, and IBMers for their energy and dedication to preparing our youth, through P-TECH, for the future of work. When we started this initiative back in 2011 in collaboration with industry partners and educators in the public education system, our ...read more


Back to School: P-TECH Voices from Around the World on Why It Matters

Written by Joel Mangan | September 11, 2019 | P-TECH

It’s back to school season but parents, students, and teachers are not the only ones thinking about education – it’s on the mind of industry leaders, too. For nearly the last decade, a labor market characterized by a growing mismatch between skills and jobs has heightened concerns about the continuous widening of the skills gap. ...read more