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Empowering and reskilling our workforce for an inclusive future

Cisco Networking Academy is the world’s largest and longest-running corporate social responsibility program, training 12.6 million people in digital skills over 23 years in 180 countries. During this past year, 2.3 million students participated in Cisco Networking Academy, bringing our total since inception in 1997 to 12.6 million students.

2021 Cybersecurity Predictions: Why Cyber is a Future-Proof Career

In 2020, not only was there no shortage of damaging, heavily publicized security breaches, more people were forced to do more over the internet than ever before – expanding the attack surface. Cybercriminals tactics are always changing and growing in sophistication, promising the threat landscape in 2021 will bring all new challenges.

December 8, 2020

EDUCATION

How to Optimize Blended Learning for the Digital Generation

How do you optimize learning for a generation that has never lived without technology? Learn how Ettore Majorana Secondary Technical School did it.

Celebrating International Day of Persons with Disabilities

One of my favorite sayings from a dear friend of mine is “walk a mile in someone else’s shoes – that way you can begin to understand their experience.” Most of us have heard a simpler version of this idiom, but I think it’s especially poignant today, International Day of Persons with Disabilities – a […]

November 13, 2020

EDUCATION

Adaptive Learning: Serving Students and Supporting Teachers in Networking Education

How can instructors ensure students get the right support, when and they need it? See how Networking Academy powers adaptive learning.

October 13, 2020

EDUCATION

Four Cisco Networking Academy Students: Four Different Cybersecurity Careers

Four NetAcad students, four different cybersecurity careers. See how Cisco Networking Academy empowers students to pursue careers in a growing field.

October 6, 2020

SECURITY

Is cybersecurity the right field for you?

Is cybersecurity the right field for you? If you are looking for a career with almost unlimited growth potential, cybersecurity might well be the ideal path for you. The ideal candidate will have a good blend of both tech and soft skills. Companies look for cybersecurity experts who understand the big picture, can simplify concepts to others who may not be as tech-savvy, love to solve puzzles, and are not afraid to ask questions.