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Kentucky GEAR UP Week Celebration to recognize 2015-16 GEAR UP Students of the Year

The 2016 GEAR UP Students of the Year will be publicly recognized for their leadership, personal accomplishments, and academic achievements at the first-ever Kentucky GEAR UP Week Celebration at the State Capitol on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. In recognition of National GEAR UP week celebrated annually in September by 127…

Family Campus Days return this fall

Moved to the fall by popular demand, GUK Parent Services will host another series of Family Campus Days to help families and/or mentors be better prepared to help their students plan for college and find the right fit. The 2016 Family Campus Days are open to all GUK parents/guardians/mentors and…

NOW HIRING: 2016-17 GEAR UP Ky College & Career Advisors

GEAR UP Ky will place a College & Career Advisor (CCA) in each GEAR UP Ky school to serve as an advisor to a cohort of GEAR UP students for the 2016-2017 school year. GEAR UP College and Career Advisors will: Work with middle and high school students to make meaningful…

GEAR UP Summer Academy – Details for 2016 Participants

GEAR UP Academy@MSU Academy dates: June 5 – 24, 2016 Important information: 2016 GEAR UP Academy@MSU Student Handbook MSU required GEAR UP student forms  Dorm:  Cartmell Hall (150 University Blvd, Morehead, KY 40351) Arrival Time on Opening Day:  2- 5 pm (EST), June 5 Closing Ceremony:  10:30 am – 3…

Family Campus Days bring more than 80 families to 8 college campuses across Kentucky

Family campus day at Berea College and Eastern Kentucky University ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 22 The inaugural series of GUK Family Campus Days concluded on April 30 to rave reviews! Parents, guardians, mentors and their students visited campuses around the state to hear valuable information about admissions,…

Registration now open for 2016 Teacher/Leader Academy

As part of GUK’s School Improvement Services designed to increase capacity to implement Kentucky Core Academic Standards (KCAS), the second biennial GEAR UP Teacher/Leader Academy will take place on July 11-14, 2016 in Lexington. To register, schools/districts must contact their Regional Program Manager by May 20, 2016.  The teacher academy will…

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