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Educators gather to discuss Jump Start

More than 700 educators and industry employers gathered in Baton Rouge on Jan. 21 for the state’s fi rst Jump Start Convention, representing every district participating in one of 11 Regional Teams. Educators, including nearly 350 principals and counselors, along with industry leaders collaborated to learn how together they can prepare Louisiana students for a pathway out of high school that provides the promise of college and technical preparation toward a prosperous adulthood. To view more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition