This week SafeTeensOnline,Inc completed a business education partnership with Pennsbury School District. Pennsbury school district is one of the largest districts in PA with total student population of 10,045 at 14 schools. SafeTeensOnline worked with PHS Principal Reggie Meadows and Supervisor of Communication Strategies Ann Langtry on how SafeTeensOnline can support the district needs to support the Future Ready PA Index.
Vineeth Veeramachaneni Founder & CEO of SafeTeensOnline explained the need for current education model ( consumption based) is not supporting the future job requirements ( contribution and collaboration model). Vineeth believes that by 2025 75% of workforce is comprised of millennials and Future ready PA index is designed to address the exact requirement.
Safeteens and it's Ambassadors are excited to support the district in preparing the students to be ready for future workforce.
As part of the partnership SafeTeensOnline will provide the following services
1. Run Cybersecurity awareness workshops
2. Support career development and skill training activities
3. Mentoring and training to develop future cybersecurity leaders
4. School to career information seminar
5. Curriculum support - Cybersecurity tools and topics
6. Support afterschool STEM clubs
Background on Future Ready PA Index:
Pennsylvania’s economic future depends on having a well-educated and skilled workforce prepared to meet the current and projected demands of a global, knowledge-based 21st century economy. To help meet this challenge, the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) is committed to ensuring all students in the commonwealth have access to high-quality learning opportunities that prepare them for meaningful engagement in postsecondary education, in workforce training, in career pathways, and as responsible, involved citizens.1 Regardless of their individual postsecondary plans, all students should graduate from high school with the knowledge, skills, and experiences needed to succeed in the workforce.