Monroe-Woodbury Central School District http://wamc.org en NYS and IBM Want to Prep Students for High-Skills Jobs http://wamc.org/post/nys-and-ibm-want-prep-students-high-skills-jobs <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo and IBM officials recently announced a public-private partnership they say will prepare New York students for high-skills jobs. The idea is based on a school in Brooklyn, highlighted by President Obama in his State of the Union speech.</p><p>The idea, say both the Governor and IBM officials, is to provide students with skills for careers in STEM, or Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, while, at the same time, advancing regional economic development in New York.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 18:57:10 +0000 Allison Dunne 59046 at http://wamc.org NYS and IBM Want to Prep Students for High-Skills Jobs