{% text "preview_text" label="Preview Text This will be used as the preview text that displays in some email clients", value="", no_wrapper=True %}


linkedin facebook twitter instagram

CIOs lean on the public service call

The workforce concerns that CIOs and CISOs expressed in two recent surveys were on full display at last week's Michigan Cyber Summit, where a group of state and local IT leaders discussed steps they're taking to retain workers and recruit new, younger talent. One consistent theme: The allure — if not always lucrative — of public service. “We do cutting edge technologies and have a lot of opportunities," Michigan CIO Laura Clark said. "There are few positions where you actually impact 10 million residents.” CISA Director Jen Easterly, who was also at the conference, told StateScoop that while government has never drawn people for the salaries, "people come for the the sense of mission." Benjamin Freed reports.

A Message From AWS Educate

With over 1,500 institutions and hundreds of thousands of students who use AWS Educate, we wanted to take you on a trip around the world and highlight how students are learning and innovating with the cloud. Learn more.

Indiana expands IT training program

A workforce program that has Indiana’s IT department training its own technology staff, many of whom have no previous tech experience, is expanding to additional agencies following early success, Jon Rogers, the department's director of strategic workforce planning, told StateScoop yesterday. The State Earn And Learn, or SEAL, program trains workers from non-technical industries for jobs in state IT. It's now going to include the state Housing and Community Development Authority and state Department of Health, Rogers said. Colin Wood has details.

Meet the EdScoop 50

Scoop News Group is thrilled to announce the winners of the first annual EdScoop 50 Awards. The awards honor the most influential people in the higher education technology community, along with the most innovative projects that make a positive impact across universities. This year's winners represent 40 institutions, two university systems, seven private sector companies and one professional organization. From large public universities to community colleges, the awards recognize people and projects at several different sizes and geographically across the entire country. See more on EdScoop.

Want more? Catch our events for all things workforce!
{% widget_block rich_text 'unsubscribe' label='Unsubscribe' overridable=true no_wrapper=true %} {% widget_attribute 'html' %} Copyright (c) 2019 WorkScoop, All rights reserved.

{{ site_settings.company_name }}
{{ site_settings.company_street_address_1 }}
{{ site_settings.company_city }} {{ site_settings.company_state }} 20036

Update your email preferences
Unsubscribe {% end_widget_attribute %} {% end_widget_block %} {# {% widget_block rich_text 'unsubscribe' label='Unsubscribe' overridable=true no_wrapper=true %} {% widget_attribute 'html' %} You received this email because you are subscribed to {{ subscription_name }} from {{site_settings.company_name}}. If you prefer not to receive emails from {{site_settings.company_name}} you may unsubscribe or set your email preferences. {% end_widget_attribute %} {% end_widget_block %} #}