“We recruit students from Bloomington-Normal high schools to learn at our training academy. The goal of the program is to encourage African Americans to get into IT (Information Technology), but we will educate any student that wants to learn,” said Johnson, who also works as a system analyst at State Farm.
The academy members meet three times a month, October through April. The students learn basic web page construction, java script and database creation for websites.
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