Country's First 'Web Science' Degree Program Comes to RPI
By David Needle | Article Published April 02, 2010
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute to offer both a bachelor's degree and a Master's concentration in Information Technology and Web Science.
Tags: Internet, education, IT education, semantic Web, Web science
Teaching Adults (Yes, It's Different)
By Rob England | Article Published August 10, 2009
Just as we employ best-practice bodies of knowledge such as ITIL, to a lesser extent there are theoretical frameworks around adult learning.
Tags: education, IT education, IT skills, IT professionals
IT Teachers Suck
By Rob England | Article Published July 13, 2009
Enterprises seek best practices for operations, security, service, facilities and other IT disciplines. So why is training so often relegated to amateur hour?
Tags: education, IT education, IT career, IT Leadership, IT skills
Who Killed the Software Engineer? (Hint: It Happened in College)
By James Maguire | Article Published January 21, 2008
A prominent professor says that university computer science programs deserve a failing grade. Todays U.S. grads are not prepared to compete in the global high tech market.
Tags: Java, IT education, coding language, programming language, college software courses