education

March 19, 2018

EDUCATION

Going digital? 5 change management tips for schools

Managing the convergence of technology and pedagogy can be challenging. Discover how these 5 organizational change management strategies can help you create next-generation learning environments.

In STEM, All Girls Can Be Tech Superheroes

This blog was guest-written by Jenine Beekhuyzen, founder of Tech Girls Movement. She’ll be guest-speaking during the “Girls are Tech Superheroes” session of the Women Rock-IT series.

March 1, 2018

LIFE AT CISCO

These Cisco Employees Go Behind Bars to Give Educational Freedom

Prison is a punishment, but it's also a place for re-education. Theses Cisco employees are working with NetAcad to empower prisoners to make better choices when released.

February 23, 2018

EDUCATION

The Surprisingly High Cost of Malware in Schools — And How to Stop It

Compared to banks and enterprise corporations and government agencies, who would think that schools would be prime targets for cyberattacks? Surprisingly, education is actually the industry most at risk of...

Empowering New Orleans’ Youth with Digital Skills

I am happy to share the expansion of one such global problem solver — Anudip Foundation — who is changing the lives of youth, families, and communities across India, and now the United States.

Cisco and CARE Invest in Tomorrow’s Global Problem Solvers

As part of CARE’s ScaleX Design Accelerator, Cisco awarded $50,000 to CARE India’s Teaching Resource Labs (TRL) to help build teachers’ capacities in STEM and to build engaging, hands-on learning.

February 1, 2018

EDUCATION

E-rate Won’t Fund Your Entire Solution? Consider These Other Options

E-rate only funds certain technologies, and successful schools develop a comprehensive funding strategy, identifying matching funds, grants, and other programs to help make up the difference.

Cisco Accelerates Global Problem Solving in 2017

This year, we continued to leverage our technology to build a network of global problem solvers; to positively impact people, society, and the planet. Our 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report is a testament to the progress we have made and a reminder of the fantastic opportunities that lie ahead.

January 24, 2018

EDUCATION

The E-rate filing window is open! Here are our top 10 tips for success.

Have you begun the E-rate filing process? Schools have until March 22 to submit FCC Form 471 applications. These tips may take some of the guesswork out of the process.