RISE UP/GEAR UP
Twenty-eight Young Adults from 16 States Begin Year of Service
The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP) has announced the 28 members selected for the GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy (GUALA), Class of 2015. GUALA is a 12-month program designed to train and mentor GEAR UP alumni in advocacy and leadership. Alumni Leaders work toward creating positive change in education policy for their younger peers.