Coordinators and GEAR UP team members can find all of the information they need to successfully implement the grant. Browse the links to the right for more information.

Upcoming Events & Deadlines

Date

To Do

4/10 and 4/11 Campus Visits for Educators: Linfield College, University of Portland and Concordia University - Sign up by March 30
4/14 Oregon Private College Week Camp application deadline
5/1 FORD SCHOOLS: Celebrate Your College Plan, Roseburg - Sign up by April 7

On-Going Opportunities for Ford and Cohort Schools

Growth Mindset and Social-Emotional Learning: Contact Kendra Coates directly to schedule professional development for your school. GEAR UP will pay for the first visit to your school; subsequent visits can be paid for with school GEAR UP funds or district match.

Working with Students in Poverty: Contact Lynda Coates directly to schedule professional development for your school. GEAR UP will pay for the first visit to your school; subsequent visits can be paid for with school GEAR UP funds or district match.

  • Ford schools are those communities supported by The Ford Family Foundation from 2011-2017
  • Cohort schools are those communities supported by the federal grant from 2014-2021
  • Priority schools are those communities that were part of the federal grant from 2008-2014 and continued under a modified direct service model from 2014-2021