STEM Education

P-TECH Graduates Ready for New Collar Jobs

This spring marks the first full completion cycle of the innovative Brooklyn P-TECH grade 9-14 program through which graduates are able to earn both a high school diploma and a two-year associate degree in six years. For the third straight year, Brooklyn P-TECH students have completed their “six-year” program in five years or less – […]

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IBM Welcomes Introduction of the Perkins CTE Act Reauthorization

Washington, D.C. – IBM today released the following statement welcoming introduction of bipartisan legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that would modernize career-oriented skills education: “IBM is pleased that today, with bipartisan support, the U.S. House of Representatives has introduced H.R. 2353, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act. This […]

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IBM Commends House Passage of 21st Century Education Bill

Washington, D.C. – IBM today released this statement applauding the U.S. House of Representatives’ passage of H.R. 5587, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act: “By passing this legislation, which provides a crucial and needed update of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, the House of Representatives has […]

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IBM Welcomes House Bill to Better Prepare U.S. Students for Career Success

Washington, D.C. – IBM today released the following statement welcoming bipartisan legislation introduced in the House of Representatives that would better align U.S. education with in-demand career skills: “This legislation reminds all of us that preparing America’s students with the skills to succeed in promising, high-wage careers is a priority that transcends partisan politics. There […]

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