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IBM’s Ginni Rometty Unveils “Tomorrow Ready” Education Platform at Business Roundtable

This week, IBM Chairman, President and CEO Ginni Rometty was named Chair of the Business Roundtable Education and Workforce Committee (EWC). Ginni will be working tirelessly with EWC members to promote the Business Roundtable’s new “Tomorrow Ready” platform on education and job-ready skills.

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Ireland Announces Launch of P-TECH, an Innovative Education Model for the Digital Economy

Today marks an important moment for Ireland’s education system, and for the community in Dublin’s north east inner city, as Leo Varadkar, the Irish Taoiseach (Prime Minister), announced pilots of the P-TECH model in three local schools.

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IBM Statement of Support for the Transgender Community

IBM today reaffirmed its commitment to the transgender community and its strong support for legislation to protect the rights of transgender individuals.

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IBM Statement on Equal Marriage in Northern Ireland

IBM today joins business leaders and employers to show our support for equal marriage in Northern Ireland. Click here to read the full letter of support from the Businesses for Love Equality coalition. IBM’s statement is below:

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The modernized Perkins Act (finally) passed. Here’s what it means for American students.

Across the country families are completing their annual back-to-school rituals. Binders and backpacks are flying off the shelves and students are returning to the familiar flow of the classroom. But this year something big has changed, something that will have an immediate and positive impact on American education.

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IBM Applauds Passage of Legislation to Modernize Perkins Career and Technical Education Act

Washington, D.C. – IBM today released this statement following passage by the House and Senate of legislation to bring American career and technical education programs into the 21st century:

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IBM Statement on Israeli Surrogacy Law

IBM issued the following statement today in response to Israel’s new surrogacy law:

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IBM Applauds Senate HELP Committee Passage of Perkins Act Modernization Bill

Washington, D.C. – IBM today released this statement following a vote by the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to advance bipartisan legislation that would update and modernize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act:

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IBM Statement on US Immigration Policy

IBM today called for legislative action on immigration and an immediate end to the inhumane policy of separating children from their families.

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