JCPS students find places to go during another day...

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Just because JCPS was closed on Tuesday, doesn’t mean that students and teachers didn’t show up to school.

AMPED tech training provides skills, job prospects (and hope)

Shaina Davis, 27, worked the night shift at a fast food restaurant when a friend persuaded her to enroll in a tech training program at the local nonprofit AMPED.

Louisville families learn valuable skills in free technology program

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – One local group is working to bridge the digital divide, providing tech training for low-income families in Louisville.

AMPED Louisville looks for volunteers, donors

A party was held in NuLu on Monday to spread the word and try to get people involved with a Louisville charity. The Academy of Music Production Education and Development (AMPED), a non-profit that lets kids experiment with music, hosted the event at the Green Building.

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“If we can get them college-educated, get them understanding at middle school age that it’s important, then our goal is halfway met,” AMPED Education Director Melanie Christopher said.

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Christopher added by making sure education and training extends to young people with less opportunity, Louisville has the chance to be at the forefront of a tech revolution.