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Superintendent Steve Kelley and teacher/GEAR UP Coordinator Kristy Westbrooks of the South Umpqua School District cover a number of key initiatives including the GEAR UP senior seminar class that helps seniors make a plan (or two or three) for after high school, the expansion of dual credit classes for all students, proficiency-based education and student Alex Humbert who won the Horatio Alger scholarship.

Listen (start at 3:43).