Area Educators, Higher Education Chancellor, Discuss Free College Courses at Rio Grande

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Date: 
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 10:00am
Location: 

University of Rio Grande’s Meigs Center, 42377 Charles Chancey Drive, Co Hwy 25, Pomeroy

Who:
Ohio Department of Higher Education Chancellor John Carey and Jennifer Felker of the Ohio Department of Education will meet with Rio Grande Community College officials and administrators and students from three local k-12 school districts.

What:
State officials and local educators and students will highlight the progress of Ohio’s College Credit Plus program, which makes free college courses and college credits available to college –ready students before they graduate from high school. Last year, more than 32,000 Ohio students participated in the program which helps students get a jump on college and save tuition dollars.

Contact Info: 

Jeff Robinson
Office: 614.752.9487
Email: jrobinson@highered.ohio.gov