K-20 Subcommittee

The K-20 Subcommittee seeks to engage with organizations in the greater Milwaukee region that would like to be actively engaged in our collective efforts.

Coalition Mission:  Double the tech talent in the Milwaukee region to drive regional economic success, foster new opportunities in tech, and meet Employers’ growing need for skilled tech talent that is representative of the community.

K-20 Objective:  All students in the greater MKE region understand their potential to contribute to the #mketech ecosystem to increase retention of graduates with diverse backgrounds interested in working in tech related fields.

K-20 Values: Strategies increase the likelihood for the upward mobility of underrepresented populations and reinforce Coalition members as employers of choice.

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 Laura Schmidt

Laura Schmidt

Chief Talent Development Officer

Milwaukee Tech Hub Coalition
LauraS@mketech.org
 Jill Zeisler

Jill Zeisler

Director of Strategy and Services

Committee Representation

Impact

Greater Milwaukee K-12 Computing Alliance Launched!

Greater Milwaukee K-12 Computing Alliance Launched!

by Laura Schmidt, Chief Talent Development Officer … Tech is embedded in all of our key industries. Our future workforce will either need to contribute to the creation of technology solutions, or at least understand how they impact the way in which they do their work....

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Inspiring “Womxn in Tech” via NCWIT-WI

Inspiring “Womxn in Tech” via NCWIT-WI

by Laura Schmidt, MKE Tech Coalition & Rachael Wiley, NCWIT-WI  … The MKE Tech Coalition supports a number of initiatives committed to local tech talent development that reflects the community at large.  As we embark on a new academic year, we would like to place...

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Higher Education Partnership Formed with MKE Tech Coalition

Higher Education Partnership Formed with MKE Tech Coalition

by Laura Schmidt, chief talent development officer, MKE Tech Coalition The MKE Tech Coalition’s K-20 Committee is focused on STEM outreach and early talent strategies that will support the Coalition’s mission to inclusively double the tech talent in the greater...

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