The passage of the American Rescue Plan Act opens a window for governments to invest in technology that can help close the equity and access gap.
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A cyber ecosystem fueled by new ways of thinking and recruiting will help the security workforce grow both in skills and qualifications.
Throughout the year and beyond, you can expect to see key topics elevated across our content, including diversity, equity, inclusion and leadership.
Learn about Jennifer Sheehy, who leads the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) at the U.S. Department of Labor as the Deputy Assistant Secretary.
“I think it’s really important to ensure that people with disabilities are not an afterthought,” said Deputy Assistant Secretary Jennifer Sheehy.
Many of these actions call for the use of data and a lens of racial equity to improve work conditions for feds and access to government services.
“There are a lot of folks who love equity as a concept, but knowing how to actually do equity work is where the challenge comes in.”
Some government agencies and many others have paused or canceled diversity trainings until they get more clarity on enforcement of the executive order.
Online content is more prevalent than ever, and so is making sure those offerings are accessible for the hearing, mobility and visibility impaired.
A commitment to social justice starts with an organization’s internal policies and practices.