Early Care and Education/Kindergarten Readiness
Led by Metro United Way, this pillar focuses on getting more children into quality early education settings to prepare them for kindergarten and beyond.
This pillar focuses on addressing equity gaps and identifying measures to address social and emotional barriers to learning. Supported by a partnership with Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) to achieve higher proficiency and graduation rates, so that children emerge ready for college and career
High School to Postsecondary Transition and Completion
Through 55,000 Degrees' leadership, this pillar is continuing to accelerate postsecondary education attainment by enhancing student enrollment, persistence, and graduation.
21st Century Workforce and Talent
Owned by KentuckianaWorks, this pillar fosters an innovation-based economy with improved wages by better adapting to workplace needs and building clear pathways from educational programs to the working world.
These organizations serve all pillars, respectively providing leadership in cross pillar coordination and data analysis to inform the work.