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Technological Development in Chicago- Chicago School Reviews

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Chicago School Reviews featured article is on the technological development in Chicago. Mayor Rahm Emanuel claims that the initiative will boost technology development in social and economic sector of chicago.

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Technological Development in Chicago- Chicago School Reviews

  1. 1. B Y : C H I C A G O S C H O O L R E V I E WS TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT IN CHICAGO
  2. 2. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY • The field of information technology is a constantly growing and rapidly innovating field that has new breakthroughs and opportunities every day. An IT student in Chicago schools has the option to choose from a wide array of specialized degree programs such as software engineering, telecommunications, computer programming and networking, digital architecture and design, multimedia, animation, and much more.
  3. 3. FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY IN CHICAGO • Very recently, Mayor Rahm Emanuel unveiled the first ever technology plan for the city of Chicago. TheChicago Tech Plancomprises of 28 initiatives consolidated into 5 broad strategies. The primary objective of the plan is to boost technology development in the social and economic sector. From a broader perspective, the plan aspires to create more job opportunities and improve the quality of life for the citizens.
  4. 4. CHICAGO TECH PLAN • One of the main aims of the plan is to collaborate with the private sector companies, universities, and other organizations and groups to develop a top- notch broadband infrastructure that amplifies the city’s digital access. One way this will be achieved is by providing Wi-Fi to about eight parks and beaches by the end of the year. The plan will also provide educational guidelines to ensure that the students and workforce have the skill set and knowledge required to excel in technology-related fields.
  5. 5. Here is a short documentary on the future for technology, and what advancements, we could potentially see in the not so distant future.’
  6. 6. IMPACT OF CHICAGO TECH PLAN ON ACADEMICS • To develop the city’s technological infrastructure and have a technologically empowered workforce, it is vital that measures will be taken at the academic level to groom students in this field. Thus, it can be said with certainty that the use of technology in classrooms will be encouraged and improved.
  7. 7. • One of the criterions to determine the success of Chicago Tech Plan will be the number of students pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This will ensure improvement in overall education and new teaching technology in schools and universities.
  8. 8. CAREER PROSPECTS FOR IT STUDENTS IN CHICAGO • With the Chicago Tech Plan in motion, the future of IT students in the city appears to be bright. Since the beginning of this year, the IT job market in the US is flourishing and directors of careers services at several Chicago universities have ensured that information technology is a booming field in the country.
  9. 9. FOR MORE NEWS AND REVIEWS.. •Read the complete artice on Chicago School Reviews Technology •Visit our site Chicago School Reviews

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