This week was a very exciting one for Mana College, as they launched the Microsoft IT Academy programme. Microsoft NZ's Education Sector Lead, Evan Blackman, travelled to the school to mark the occasion.
What is Microsoft IT Academy? It's a program which provides industry-leading technology skills to help bridge the skills gap. With it, institutions get digital curriculum and certifications on fundamental technology skills -- as well as courses critical for students to be successful in today’s technologically evolving world - all at significantly reduced pricing for academic institutions and their educators, students and staff.
For Educators and staff: Professional development, a full curriculum for teaching technology courses, and learning tools.
For Students: Technology skills and certifications to be college and career ready for today’s technology-centered job market.
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