Bill Gates, speaking to the American Federation of Teachers,
One example of how business can contribute to education in a very meaningful way is IBM's 'Transition to Teaching' Programme. Through this initiative, which was launched in 2005, IBM is helping address the critical shortage of maths and science teachers in the USA by leveraging the brains and backgrounds of some of its most experienced employees, enabling them to become fully accredited teachers in their local communities upon electing to leave the company.
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