Tag: JCPS

Bus driver launches new career as a teacher through UofL, JCPS...

Each day of opening the school bus door and welcoming children, Damon Parker made it his mission to inspire. As a Jefferson County Public...

UofL student earns his degree with the help of a vast...

Blake Cummins is a member of UofL's class of 2020, one of five graduates who are part of the PACT (Providing Access to Community...

Speed School’s 3-D printers put to unexpected uses during coronavirus outbreak

When Lowe Elementary School Technology Coordinator Lyn Travis attended a two-day workshop about 3-D printing earlier this month through the University of Louisville’s Speed...

raiseRED’s mini marathons allow K-12 students to get involved in the...

While raiseRED culminates in a 24-hour dance marathon later this week, the organization also hosts a number of mini-marathons at local schools year round. The...

UofL, JCPS launch residency program to increase pool of diverse teachers

The University of Louisville and the Jefferson County Public Schools system have teamed up to launch the Louisville Teacher Residency program. The objective of...

UofL, Teach Kentucky program encourages teachers to stay in Louisville

University of Louisville graduate Brittany Hubert was on her way back to her hometown of St. Louis when fate interceded. She was recruited by...

UofL researchers earn major grant to study student behavior

Thanks to a generous state grant, school systems across Kentucky will soon benefit from research conducted at the College of Education and Human Development’s...

UofL student-athletes encourage JCPS students through letter-writing campaign

Throughout the 2018-2019 academic year, UofL student-athletes and staff wrote 12,388 letters for Jefferson Country Public Schools elementary school students. Last week, a group...

UofL Upward Bound Program helps students attain more than $1 million...

Asha Clark and 30 other seniors from Jefferson County Public high schools stood proudly at the annual Upward Bound Academic Banquet as their names...

UofL’s Justin Mog wins city’s 2017 environmental leadership award

If you spot UofL’s Justin Mog zipping past on his bike, give him a (green) thumbs up. On Monday, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer awarded Mog...