Tech jobs for all?: exploring the promise and pitfalls of technology training in the United States

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Corporate author:

Freedman Consulting (Firm)

Abstract:

In the past few years, training programs promising on-ramps to high-paying tech jobs have sprung up across the country, drawing attention from the media, government leaders, and the general public. The rapid growth of these new models for tech training - often designed to fill the projected growth in information and communication technology (ICT) jobs - raises questions about how best to classify and understand these programs and their role and value in workforce development more generally. This report examines the reasons for the tech training hype and proposes a taxonomy of training...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Technology; Teaching and learning; Workforce development

Keywords: Training

Geographic subjects: United States; North America

Published: [New York, New York]: JP Morgan Chase, [2016]

Physical description: 54 p.

Access item:

https://www.jpmorganchase.com/corporate/Corporate-Responsibility/new-skills-tech-report.htm

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 124.215

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