CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Education Alliance has issued the following media advisory:
Members of the media are welcome to attend the Jefferson County Regional Chamber of Commerce meeting to hear local business leader Gat Caperton discuss WV Ready Graduate, an innovative program of The Education Alliance that highlights the knowledge, skills and traits students need to be successful and builds partnerships to help develop those skills.
WHO: Gat Caperton, president/CEO of Gat Creek Furniture and member of the Education Alliance Board of Directors
WHAT: Jefferson County Regional Chamber of Commerce meeting
WHEN: 12:00 noon, Thursday, Jan. 23.
WHERE: Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, 233 Lowe Drive, Shepherdstown, W.Va. 25443
For more information about the WV Ready Graduate, visit WVGraduate.com.
About The Education Alliance
Founded in July 1983 as the first statewide public education fund in the nation, The Education Alliance is a private-sector initiative to help businesses understand the importance of financially and resourcefully supporting the state’s public schools and to give business a voice in public education that advances policies and practices to continually improve public school student achievement in West Virginia.