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 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 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. more