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NSF Looks for Innovative Technology to Prepare for the Workforce of the Future via the Career Compass Challenge

By Dorothy Aronson, CIO of the National Science Foundation · December 12, 2018
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Technology is changing the way we do our work, and the work itself. To keep up, the National Science Foundation (NSF) plans to invest in its most critical resource – the workforce. And it's not just NSF. The need for an adaptable and ready workforce extends to other Federal agencies and beyond.

Administration Announces First Federal Cyber Reskilling Pilot Program

By CIO Council Operations · November 30, 2018
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Today, the Office of Management and Budget, the CIO Council and the Department of Education announced the first Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy (FCRA) pilot program. This program offers Federal employees the opportunity for hands-on training in cybersecurity, one of the fastest growing fields in the country.

Hiring for the 21st Century - Strengthening the Federal Cyber Workforce

By Jason Gray, CIO of the Dept. of Education and Co-Chair of the CIO Council's Workforce Committee · October 12, 2018

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). This week’s NCSAM theme is Millions of Rewarding Jobs - Educating For a Career in Cybersecurity.

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, 2018

By CIO Council Operations · October 01, 2018

Americans are spending more time online than ever before. As more people use the Internet for online shopping, banking, financial management, and socializing, they also expose themselves to increased cyber risks. Online threats and cyber-attacks threaten the future of our national and economic security.