In support of its mission, JBE is starting an after-school tutoring program to work toward closing the academic growth and achievement gap between top performing students and the lowest quintile (20%). The tutoring program will implement a student centered, language-rich education for at-risk students that will produce global leaders with positive life and career characteristics, knowledge, and skills.
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James Burrows Edwards (June 24, 1927 – December 26, 2014) was a politician and administrator from South Carolina who served in the U.S. Navy. He was the Governor of South Carolina from 1975 to 1979. He later served as the U. S. Secretary of Energy under President Ronald Reagan. Governor Edwards died in 2014 at the age of 87.(Source: Wikipedia)