Presentation on theme: "RPI-Schenectady Academy Support Center Instructor Training Center Academy Update October 15, 2014 David Kotfila, Bernadette O’Brien, Marie Zwickert."— Presentation transcript:
RPI-Schenectady Academy Support Center Instructor Training Center Academy Update October 15, 2014 David Kotfila, Bernadette O’Brien, Marie Zwickert
2 RPI-Schenectady Academy Update - Agenda Introductions Atrion Professional Development Conference Summer Training CCNP update CCNA and High Schools Grant Discussion - Successes & Challenges with the new curriculum Marie Zwickert – Cisco Update Equipment Netspace Questions
3 RPI-Schenectady Introductions RPI-Schenectady ASC ITC David Kotfila - RPI Bernadette O’Brien – Schenectady Marie Zwickert – Cisco Networking Academy Instructor Trainers Karen Woodard, Michael Knichel, John Rullan, Robert Cannistra, Arnold Ramsaran, Aaron Conn, John Mowry
4 RPI-Schenectady Atrion Patrick Halpin, Talent Recruiter Jamie Boughman, Learning & Org. Development Manager
5 RPI-Schenectady Professional Development Focus on new topics in the curriculum November 4 th IPv6 3:30 pm November 19 th NetSpace 3:30 pm Delivered via WEBEX. Headset needed for best participation Registration for all classes at Additional PDs offered starting in January.
6 RPI-Schenectady RPI-Schenectady Conference June 29-30, 2015 RPI Campus, Troy, NY Cost: $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, NY SAVE THE DATE!
7 RPI-Schenectady Conference Questions? Registration Site will be available early in 2015 Questions?
8 RPI-Schenectady Summer Training 2015 IT Essentials July 6 – 10 CCNA Security July 6 – 10 (FREE) CCNA 1 Introduction to Networks July CCNA 2 Routing and Switching Essentials July 20 – 24 CCNA 3 Scaling Networks July 27 – 31 CCNA 4 Connecting Networks August CCNA Virtual Boot Camp August 3 – 7 (FREE)
9 RPI-Schenectady Free 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.
10 RPI-Schenectady Feedback about Instructor Camps? What do you want? How can we meet your needs?
11 RPI-Schenectady CCNP Update
12 RPI-Schenectady CCNP Update - For detailed info: ex.html 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.
13 RPI-Schenectady CCNA in High School Project Create a blueprint for high school success-Intro to Networks Streamline course— emphasize material that is essential for CCENT Collect best practices Develop a recommended course flow and timing List required and optional Labs and Activities Incorporate into a NetSpace course that can be copied by all high school instructors.
14 RPI-Schenectady CCNA in High School Discussion - 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?
15 RPI-Schenectady Marie Zwickert Cisco Networking Academy Business Development Manager Global Engagement Organization
16 RPI-Schenectady Equipment
17 RPI-Schenectady Equipment Example: routers running IOS 15.x and switches for a total of $ networking devices for $3000!
18 RPI-Schenectady NetSpace Importance of using NetSpace Concluding a Course. Where are the course resources? Where are the community downloads? Marketing Toolkit Equipment information – sign up for Academy Maintenance Program Netacad Advantage
19 RPI-Schenectady Packet Tracer Assessment Questions The newest version of Java -Java 8 is not yet supported by the PT assesments. Java 7 can be downloaded here
20 RPI-Schenectady Questions?
21 RPI-Schenectady Corporate Partners Atrion Red River Core BTS Nfrastructure Annese & Associates CloudSmartz Custom Computers These companies cannot hire enough qualified individuals! Help you with internships, co-ops, career days Possible source of used/new equipment Take a corporate partner to lunch
22 RPI-Schenectady Contact Us David Kotfila Bernadette O’Brien Marie Zwickert