As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.
Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.
According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.
When one of Los Angeles’ more adventurous marine ambitions starts materializing in 2015, AltaSea is forecast to create thousands of jobs in coming years.
Dr. James Goodrich, Dean of the College of Business and Economics at CSULA, explains what his institution is doing to help Hispanics, Latinos and other minorities become more employable in business-related fields.
Tiffini Coleman, of CSULA, explains how her institution in Los Angeles is readying aspiring practitioners for a viable career in the expanding field of social work.
The LAUSD board met Tuesday over the district’s heavily-criticized computer tracking system, with the teacher’s union starting to speak out.
Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.
Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.
More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.
Dr. Jane Dong advises computer engineers to establish their careers in a broad spectrum of business in Los Angeles, in order to be desirably versatile.
Dr. Joseph Otto says the university is now preparing students for a projected explosion of job opportunities in the fast-growing field of information security.
Dr. Marlene Zepeda explains what the university is doing to help prepare students for an anticipated blast of job openings for preschool teachers.