Presentation on theme: "RPI-Schenectady Academy Support Center Instructor Training Center"— Presentation transcript:
1RPI-Schenectady Academy Support Center Instructor Training Center Academy Update October 15, 2014David Kotfila, Bernadette O’Brien, Marie Zwickert
2Academy Update - Agenda IntroductionsAtrionProfessional DevelopmentConferenceSummer TrainingCCNP updateCCNA and High Schools GrantDiscussion - Successes & Challenges with the new curriculumMarie Zwickert – Cisco UpdateEquipmentNetspaceQuestions
3Introductions RPI-Schenectady ASC ITC David Kotfila - RPI Bernadette O’Brien – SchenectadyMarie Zwickert – Cisco Networking AcademyInstructor TrainersKaren Woodard, Michael Knichel, John Rullan, Robert Cannistra, Arnold Ramsaran, Aaron Conn, John Mowry
4Atrion Patrick Halpin, Talent Recruiter Jamie Boughman, Learning & Org. Development Manager
5Professional Development Focus on new topics in the curriculumNovember 4th IPv6 3:30 pmNovember 19th NetSpace 3:30 pmDelivered via WEBEX. Headset needed for best participationRegistration for all classes atAdditional PDs offered starting in January.
6RPI-Schenectady Conference June 29-30, 2015 RPI Campus, Troy, NYCost: $125--includes breakfast and lunch both days and instructor appreciation event .Technical topics include: CCNA and IT Essentials Labs, Multi-area OSPF, IPv6 , EtherChannel, Security, ACLs, Updates from Cisco, Best Practices, and much more...Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn, Troy, NYSAVE THE DATE!
7Conference Questions?Registration Site will be available early in 2015Questions?
8Summer Training 2015 IT Essentials July 6 – 10 CCNA Security July 6 – 10 (FREE)CCNA 1 Introduction to Networks JulyCCNA 2 Routing and Switching Essentials July 20 – 24CCNA 3 Scaling Networks July 27 – 31CCNA 4 Connecting Networks August 3 - 7CCNA Virtual Boot Camp August 3 – 7 (FREE)
9Free Summer 2015 Instructor Camps CCNA Virtual instructor boot camp for those who want to pass the cert exam (or enhance their skills and interact with other instructors) Discount vouchers for CCENT and CCNA for participants.CCNA Security instructor class at RPI. The class will be taught by Michael Knichel.Trained instructors may attend any new instructor class to retool on the new curriculum.
10Feedback about Instructor Camps? What do you want?How can we meet your needs?
12CCNP Update - For detailed info: Cisco Press: Books out in January. eBooks may? be out several weeks earlier.From one of the authors: Core protocols are not changing. Details around the edges make up the new content.
13CCNA in High School Project Create a blueprint for high school success-Intro to NetworksStreamline course— emphasize material that is essential for CCENTCollect best practicesDevelop a recommended course flow and timingList required and optional Labs and ActivitiesIncorporate into a NetSpace course that can be copied by all high school instructors.
14CCNA in High SchoolDiscussion - Those of you who are working with the new curriculum, this is an opportunity for you to tell us what you are seeing.What are your successes?What are your challenges?
15Marie Zwickert Cisco Networking Academy Business Development Manager Global Engagement Organization
17EquipmentExample: routers running IOS 15.x and switches for a total of $3000.24 networking devices for $3000!
18NetSpace Importance of using NetSpace Concluding a Course. Where are the course resources?Where are the community downloads?Marketing ToolkitEquipment information – sign up for Academy Maintenance ProgramNetacad Advantage
19Packet Tracer Assessment Questions The newest version of Java -Java 8 is not yet supported by the PT assesments. Java 7 can be downloaded here
21Corporate Partners Atrion http://www.atrion.net/careers/ Red RiverCore BTSNfrastructureAnnese & AssociatesCloudSmartzCustom ComputersThese companies cannot hire enough qualified individuals!Help you with internships, co-ops, career daysPossible source of used/new equipmentTake a corporate partner to lunch
22Contact Us David Kotfila Bernadette O’Brien Marie Zwickert Bernadette O’BrienMarie Zwickert