Cepparulo Featured in Education Writers Association Article
Lexington High School educator, Thomas Cepparulo, or Coach Cepp to many, was featured in the August 29th edition of the Education Writers Association. Emily Richmond, public editor for the EWA, explored public support for career classes. In her presentation, she covers “career-related courses in public high schools,” and includes a quote from Coach Cepp. “There’s plenty of evidence that CTE programs (career and technical education) can be effective. Career-focused high schools often boast significantly lower drop-out rates and higher graduation rates than traditional high schools,” Richmond said. “At Lexington High School, about two hours west of Nashville, Tennessee, criminal justice teacher and former police officer Thomas Cepparulo said that while he…
For the complete story, see the September 6th edition of The Lexington Progress.