At RW2, we want to recognize those who have served our country in the armed forces and especially the veterans within school. These individuals have not only served our country but have also found success in their post-military careers through RW2’s transformative education.
Dr. John Horn is RW2’s Lead Cybersecurity Instructor. Dr. Horn served in the Army. His curious nature and interest in technology underlie his cybersecurity expertise which are fueled by a passion for protecting others. His deep knowledge, technical savvy, and national and international experience allow him to bring a unique perspective to his teaching.
Ms. Zaneia Cummings is a cybersecurity student. She was referred to RW2 by Great Jobs KC. No doubt, Zaneia’s time in the army taught her the value of adaptability and problem-solving, skills that are serving her well in her studies. With the support and guidance from RW2’s program, Zaneia is on track to become a cybersecurity professional, applying her expertise to safeguarding organizations from cyber threats.
Brian Torres, a cybersecurity is yet another example of a veteran excelling in RW2’s CTE programs. Brian served as a Marine and was referred to RW2 by the Community Services League. His passion for cybersecurity is evident in his dedication and commitment in class.
With RW2’s comprehensive curriculum and hands-on training, Brian is developing the skills necessary to thrive in this rapidly evolving field.
These veterans’ stories exemplify the power of CTE in transforming lives and helping individuals transition into successful careers. Through RW2’s programs, these veterans are not only finding fulfillment but will also make a significant impact in their respective careers. We are honored to have them as part of our RW2 community and grateful for their service to our country.
In conclusion, the impact of Career and Technical Education (CTE) on personal and professional growth is profound. Through hands-on, minds-on training, real-world experiences, and valuable industry connections, CTE equips individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in their chosen careers. It fosters self-confidence, independence, and a sense of purpose, empowering individuals to pursue their passions and overcome obstacles.
Professionally, CTE opens doors to a world of opportunity. These programs give students relevant, marketable skills that employers are actively seeking by focusing on in-demand industries. CTE graduates are well-prepared to enter the workforce and make an immediate impact, thanks to internships, apprenticeships, and mentorship opportunities that build professional networks and provide real-world experience.
But it’s not just about career readiness. An RW2 education is a transformative experience that instills resilience, adaptability, and problem-solving skills that translate to success in all aspects of life. RW2 graduates are living proof that CTE can change lives, opening doors to endless possibilities and transforming individuals into confident, successful professionals.
If you have any questions or want to learn more about our programs, don’t hesitate to book a short call with us using Calendly or better yet, visit a class. Our team is ready to provide the information and support you need to embark on your own transformative CTE journey. Take advantage of this opportunity to discover how RW2 can change your life for the better.