GPP Press Coverage

National Coverage

City of Valdosta Recognizes 12 GPP Graduates

The Valdosta Daily Times, May 2017

State of the States: 17 Governors on Grad Rates

America’s Promise Alliance, February 2016

Where are they now? Revisiting the 12 for Life program

US Department of Education, February 2015

Summer School? Teens Trade Classes for Factory Jobs

The Wall Street Journal, August 2014

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The Dream Factory: How Putting Kids to Work Helps Them Stay in School

Forbes Magazine, August 2014

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Partnering to Power Peach State Success

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Education and Workforce, May 2014

Great Promise Partnership: Community Collaborations for Educational and Economic Success

Techniques Magazine, Association for Career and Technical Education, April 2014

State and Local Coverage

Clarke County’s graduation rate climbs 17 percent to move above state average

Athens Banner-Herald, November 2015

Education gap looms, will affect Georgia jobs

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 2015

The Reshaping of Georgia through Shifting Demographics – Catastrophe or Opportunity?

A video of the complete forum is located here

Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education, Critical Issues Forum, August 2015

Program aims to help at-risk students by putting them to work

Athens Banner-Herald, June 2015

Southwire CEO helps grow future workforce in Carrollton

Middle Georgia CEO, June 2015

Partnership graduates 9 students from Project Success

Polk County Standard Journal, June 2015

GNTC and educational partners honor first graduating class of Project SUCCESS

Polk County Standard Journal, June 2015

12 for Life holds 2015 ceremony to recognize graduates

The Carrollton Menu, May 2015

Tourism Authority talks finances, marketing

The Valdosta Daily Times, April 2015

Program aims to arm Bibb students with job, life skills

13 WMAZ, March 2015

VHS Great Promise students visit Atlanta

The Valdosta Daily Times, March 2015

Bartow schools want to prepare more students to enter the workforce

Cartersville Patch, March 2015

Great Promise Partnership keeps kids in school

WALB News, March 2015

Industry taking its case directly to schools

The Oconee Enterprise, March 2015

High Demand Career Initiative Report

Georgia Department of Economic Development, Workforce Division, December 2014

Lanoue named finalist for National Superintendent of the Year

Athens Banner-Herald, December 2014

Clarke Teacher of the Year Joanna Beck fires students’ imaginations

Athens Banner-Herald, December 2014

GPP receives grant money

The Jackson Herald, December 2014

Caterpillar exec tells lawmakers of need to teach teens about manufacturing jobs

Athens Banner-Herald, December 2014

Great Promise Partnership provides jobs and ‘soft skills’ for students

The Northeast Georgian, November 2014

CCSD joins with Great Promise Partnership

Clarke County School District, November 2014

Partnership gives Clarke students chance at internships with local businesses

Athens Banner-Herald, November 2014

Great Promise Partnership ready for business

Valdosta Daily Times, October 2014

JEMC donates $10K to non-profit with programs in four counties, including Hall, October 2014

Factory offers teens school and job skills

11 Alive News, October 2014

Southwire’s factory work for failing students becomes statewide model

Global Atlanta, September 2014

Partner to give kids a chance

Atlanta Journal Constitution, September 2014

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Increase profits by helping community

Atlanta Journal Constitution, September 2014

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Taking care of education: BCCCA, businesses prepare students for future careers

The Daily Tribune News, August 2014

Bremen schools partner with Honda Lock

Times-Georgian, July 2014

Carpet reigns supreme in Northwest Georgia

Floor Covering Weekly, July 2014

United Ways of Georgia and Great Promise Partnership Join Forces

United Way of Central Georgia, July 2014

Great Promise Partnership building workforce, boosting student success

The Paper, July 2014

Morris and Beaulieu partner with Great Promise

Dalton Public Schools, June 2014

Beaulieu America and Georgia’s Great Promise Partnership Program

Carpet Express, June 2014

Carroll County named first Marquee Community

Times-Georgian, June 2014

Morris Innovative, Beaulieu partner with Great Promise

Dalton Daily Citizen, June 2014

Beaulieu Works with At-Risk Teens

Floor Trends Magazine, June 2014

Beaulieu America recognized by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Floor Covering News, June 2014

Project at CHS to impact students’ future

Calhoun Times, April 2014

Great Promise Partnership Students spend the day at the Capitol

Houston County Career Academy, March 2014

Council hears report on Great Promise Partnership

Northeast Georgia Regional Commission Update, February 2014

Archway committee hears about Great Promise Partnership

The Northeast Georgian, January 2014

Local Employers See Great Promise In Kids

Communities in Schools of Walton County, December 2013

GNTC and Educational Partners Offer Dual Enrollment with Project SUCCESS

The Chattanoogan, December 2013

Beatty Upholding Promise of Youth

Georgia Municipal Association, December 2013

Career Academy Aims for Internship Program

The Daily Tribune News, November 2013

Buhler Quality Yarns partnering with Jefferson High School students in 12 for Life

The Paper, October 2013

Partnership Could Help Education, Workforce

The Newnan Times-Herald, August 2013

Student works over the summer as Great Promise program forges ahead

The Walton Tribune, June 2013

Local high school students collect over 5,000 books for YMCA

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, May 2013

Students join workforce in Partnership

The Walton Tribune, January 2013