For Educators

Is Technical Education right for your students? 


FAQ Sheet 

For counselors and educators of current and prospective Launch U students, please refer to the FAQ sheet for questions regarding Launch U. 

Launch U Champions

Launch U 20x5 Champion

Team Kent ISD has created a campaign called 20x5 - the goal is for 20 employers to join us in supporting Launch U within their circle of influence.

Talent Champions

An organization who partners with Kent ISD to inform their internal stakeholders and external partners about Launch U and agree to refer a minimum of 5 students to the early college program:

Alliance CNC
Autocam Precision Components Group
Cascade Engineering
Custom Profile
DeWys Manufacturing
Enterprise Tool & Die
Lacks Enterprises
MEC Inc.
Michigan Turkey Producers
Paragon D&E
Plasan Carbon Composites
Pridgeon & Clay
Ranir LLC
RoMan Manufacturing
Wolverine Coil Spring

Talent Advocates

An organization who partners with Kent ISD to promote Launch U widely to their member populations:

Association of Human Resource Management
Discover Manufacturing
Express Employment Professionals
Hello West Michigan
Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids
Management Business Solutions
Northwood University
ResourceMFG / ProLogistix
West Michigan Works!
Western Michigan University
Wyoming-Kentwood Chamber of Commerce