College Signing Day 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 22, 2016 More than 1,000 Seniors Sign Commitments to Earn Their Degrees College Signing Day Held to Inspire Students and Celebrate Success April 22, 2016 – More than 1,000 college-bound seniors in Jefferson County have been … Read More

Louisville education leaders give presentation at White House

JCPS/55,000 Degrees work to encourage college completion lauded (March 16, 2015) —  Louisville is continuing to receive national attention this week for its innovative efforts to help first generation college students successfully start and complete college, with two local education … Read More

Job Posting: 55K Coordinator for Equity and Inclusion

Position Purpose: Connect and champion equity-focused work among education and community partners leading to raised awareness and improved practices, with the goal of increasing excellence and equity in student outcomes. Expected Outcomes: Map/conduct asset inventory of groups doing work in … Read More

Blog: Now is the Time to File FAFSA

Whether you’re a high school senior, or an adult who made a New Year’s Resolution to get a college degree, you need to set aside some time this month – this week or next if possible – to fill out … Read More