By Dr. Randall Hanifen
About 40 years ago, educational degrees related to the fire service were nonexistent. While much progress has been made, continuing education must become the norm. Here are some ideas about how to standardize company officer requirements, improve reciprocity qualifications, and enhance training and educational standards across the country.
In this podcast episode, Robert Hood, the former warden of the Supermax, discusses how his background as an educator inspired him to institute individualized education plans, or IEPs, and how he believes this strategy could be applied on a larger scale to help more inmates successfully reenter society.
By Eric W. Adams
Can pursuing a higher education degree alongside your regular job bolster your career? Find out how an AMU student is applying the principles and methodologies he learns in the classroom directly, and often immediately, to his work as an intelligence analyst.
By Dr. Dena Weiss
Are you considering a career in forensics? The demand for forensic scientists is huge and only expected to grow. When investigating academic programs, here's why you should consider ones that incorporate case-based learning scenarios.
By Anthony Mangeri
In today's emergency service professions, training and knowledge are required to respond to every type of modern emergency. Learn more about why education is the key to being better prepared in the field.