LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- JCPS has launched an initiative to get more teachers on staff before the start of the school year.

The "55 in 5" campaign aims at hiring 55 new teachers in the five weeks before school begins.

JCPS will recruit teachers for some high-need areas at an upcoming career fair on July 21 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the CB Young Service Center, as well as through direct recruitment efforts and the district’s social media. 

If you'd like to apply, send a resume, contact information and teacher certification area to 55in5@jefferson.kyschools.us.

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