Digital Skills

picoCTF: How gamified cybersecurity piques curiosity in STEM

Created by Carnegie Mellon University’s Cylab, picoCTF encourages interest in cybersecurity with a capture the flag game.

Cisco Networking Academy offers inclusive and equitable education to power global development

This International Day of Education, Laura Quintana, VP of Cisco Networking Academy, shares how we are creating an equitable future.

January 24, 2023

HIGH TECH POLICY

We Can’t Ignore the Digital Skills Shortage: Six Public Policies to Address This 21st-Century Crisis

Businesses, governments, universities, nonprofits, and other organizations are entering a new era of connectivity and technology. Whether to boost productivity, improve public services, or help make cities more sustainable, this rapid adoption of technology is creating endless benefits. However, one challenge is threatening to stall the digital transformation of the future: the growing digital skills […]

Cisco Networking Academy: Innovating to make education accessible and equitable for all

On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, we reflect on Cisco Networking Academy’s commitment to create an inclusive future.

My visit to the White House: Advancing cybersecurity training

Laura Quintana represented Cisco at the White House to mark the culmination of the 120-day Cybersecurity Apprenticeship Sprint.

CyberPatriot: Going from strength to strength with Cisco Networking Academy

Cisco Networking Academy partners with the AFA CyberPatriot program, helping students gain interest in cyber-enabled jobs.

Cisco Networking Academy celebrates 25 years of impact

Laura Quintana, VP of Cisco Networking Academy, shares more about Networking Academy's impact over the last 25 years.

See Yourself in Cyber: Secure your future with cybersecurity skills

This Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we're sharing Cisco Networking Academy student success stories from around the world.

How Shenal built a career in cybersecurity during an economic crisis

This blog was written by Shenal, a Networking Academy alum from Sri Lanka, who shares his cybersecurity career journey.