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Neustar’s “My Digital Life” Reaches 60,000 Students Nationwide

As we look back on the 2013-2014 school year, Neustar is proud to announce that more than 60,000 students from over 500 schools across California, Kentucky, and Virginia have adopted our web-based digital literacy program, My Digital Life. We’ve partnered with education technology company EverFi to provide this program free of charge to any school […]

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Fostering an Interest in STEM Fields as Kids Head Back to School

As  the chief technology officer at Neustar, I am ever focused on the company’s evolving technical direction. We all know that innovation and agility are important keys to success in the technology industry. Visionary ideas are plentiful, but finding people with the high-level skills needed to develop them into workable product solutions is an ongoing […]

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Fostering the Next Big Idea: Neustar and STEM

Getting kids interested in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is always on our minds at Neustar. We know first-hand that technology isn’t simply a portal to entertainment; it’s a pathway to the jobs that will offer a rewarding future and will power future innovations. This week, we participated in two events that are helping […]

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Neustar and EverFi Certify 150+ Students in Leesburg Virginia

Last week, we celebrated the My Digital LifeSM certification of 174 middle school students at Smarts Mill Middle School in Loudoun County, Virginia. This online program powered by EverFi, Inc., uses leading-edge instructional design, rich media and game-like simulations to educate students and empower them with the skills necessary to leverage technology safely and effectively. […]

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Neustar's My Digital Life promotes digital literacy in Virginia schools

Digital Literacy and STEM Go Hand in Hand

Here’s a staggering statistic. Last summer, the U.S. Department of Commerce published a report stating they expect job opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math—typically called ‘STEM’ fields—to grow by 17 percent by 2018 [PDF]. Sadly, current predictions state that American-educated workers will fill only a small number of those available jobs. But this does […]

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My Digital Life Kentucky Launch

Last week, we announced that we’re partnering with EverFi, Inc., a leading education technology company, to provide an innovative, online student experience to all Kentucky schools interested in teaching and certifying their students in digital literacy skills and responsibility. Entitled “My Digital Life,” the program is designed to teach kids how to be better online […]

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