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Oct 21, 2020, 08:25 ET San Diego Girl Scouts Earn Three Cybersecurity Badges on Route to Becoming Tomorrow's Cyber-Defenders

During the first two weeks of national cybersecurity awareness month, Girl Scouts of San Diego hosted a series of virtual cybersecurity workshops for ...


Oct 20, 2020, 08:39 ET Bernie Skoch Selected as SynED's Cyber Hero for Expanding Cybersecurity Career Pathways

Today SynED, a national non-profit organization that identifies emerging best practices for effective articulation between employers, job seekers,...


Sep 22, 2020, 08:43 ET Paula Hodge Selected as SynED's CyberHero for Her Dedication to Growing the Next Generation of Cyber Professionals

Today SynED, a national non-profit organization that identifies emerging best practices for effective articulation between employers, job seekers,...


Sep 02, 2020, 08:48 ET SynED and US VALOR Help Bring Veterans Into the Cybersecurity Workforce

America's veterans just received another hand-up. No stranger to challenges and helping keep the country safe, US VALOR (Veterans Advancing through...


Aug 18, 2020, 08:52 ET CyberHero Kristi Rice Brings Cybersecurity Education to Rural Virginia

In a place where some communities do not have Internet access, cybersecurity education is thriving thanks in part to Kristi Rice's efforts over the...


Jul 21, 2020, 07:51 ET Cyber Hero Shanti' Coaston Makes Cybersecurity Education More Inclusive

Shanti' Coaston was just hitting her stride as a cybersecurity teacher when COVID-19 upended everything. Her students at Shaw High School in East...


Jun 16, 2020, 11:28 ET Cyber Hero, Kara Four Bear Thinks Big About Cyber Education in North Dakota

he reach of cybersecurity education is expanding across the U.S., thanks in part to the work of Kara Four Bear, principal at New Town Middle School...


May 14, 2020, 09:50 ET California Teacher Honored as Inaugural Presidential Cybersecurity Education Award Recipient

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced this week that Donna Woods, the Career Technical Education Cyber Pathway Instructor, at Moreno...


May 13, 2020, 10:49 ET Cyber Hero Steve Linthicum Advances Community Colleges' Role in Cybersecurity Education

Community colleges play a unique role in filling the thousands of open cybersecurity positions across California, and Steve Linthicum is at the...


Apr 28, 2020, 08:34 ET Cyber Hero Stan Stahl Brings Community to Cybersecurity

This is another installment in SynED's series to highlight cyber heroes who quietly go above and beyond in helping to secure our nation and...


Apr 21, 2020, 08:37 ET Cyber Hero Tara Taylor Opens Doors to Cybersecurity Education

Tara Taylor believes that cybersecurity education is for everyone, and embraces that philosophy every day in her teaching and coaching. Taylor, a...


Mar 17, 2020, 08:38 ET Cyber Hero Mario Garcia Keeps California Safe, Builds Cybersecurity Workforce

SynED is constantly looking for cyber heroes who quietly go above and beyond in helping to secure our nation and communities. In a state as large and ...


Jan 27, 2020, 08:37 ET Virtual Labs as a Service Pilot Brings Access and Flexibility to College Students and Faculty

An innovative pilot program is underway in the Inland Empire/Desert region to embrace and actuate Strong Workforce Program metrics established by the ...


Jul 29, 2019, 08:24 ET Digital Badges Capture Critical Skills at California Cybersecurity Education Conference

Attendees at the 2019 Community College Cyber Summit (3CS) will have the opportunity to take the skills they learn with them long after they leave...


Jul 17, 2019, 12:02 ET SynED™ Reorganizes Pillar Program

In line with requests from both other states across the nation and international audiences, synED, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization is pleased to...


Jun 17, 2019, 11:12 ET Digital Badges and the Future of Work

Thanks to services like ZipRecruiter and Indeed, the job search process is harnessing the power of AI to screen candidates and match them with...


Apr 24, 2019, 08:50 ET SynED Expands Board of Directors and Leadership Team With Cyber Experts

In a move to continue its leadership role in helping to redefine global educational platforms, synED, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization is pleased...


Nov 04, 2016, 08:45 ET SynED Launches Business Outreach for Santa Barbara City College to Help Bridge the Employability Skills Gap

SynED, a higher education non-profit, has partnered with SBCC to provide targeted marketing and outreach to regional businesses to encourage them...