Whether you know us from in-person trainings or have earned CPE credit hours from our online courses, you can see the dedication of our UT Austin GEAR UP Professional Development (UTGUPD) team at every turn. Our experienced staff - all educators themselves - work hard to develop rigorous, SCORM-compliant, engaging PD content for educators in the GEAR UP community and beyond.
Learn more about our educator outreach and professional development work by visiting the UTGUPD website.
The University of Texas at Austin GEAR UP. We are a 2017, 2018, and 2022 GEAR UP Partnership grant funded by the Department of Education. We work with twelve independent school districts in the Greater Austin, San Antonio, and East Texas regions and strive to increase college enrollment and persistence for the Class of 2023, 2024, and 2025. School districts include Del Valle ISD, East Central ISD, Edgewood ISD, Lockhart ISD, Manor ISD, San Marcos CISD, Somerset ISD, Southwest ISD, Navasota ISD, Livingston ISD, South San Antonio ISD, Southside ISD, Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD, Lufkin ISD, Jasper ISD, and Port Arthur ISD.
Learn more about our exciting and impactful programs at the UT Austin IPSI website.