b'High School Diploma ProgramInvesting In Our Associates Growth And EducationAs part of our people-first philosophy, we are committedIn 2020:to creating opportunities for our associates to grow, professionallyOur Tuition Reimbursement Employee Assistant Program and personally. Through ourProgram invested $156,000 resources, and remote worklearning and developmentin higher education for topics to support our associatesprograms, we offer associates45 associates, eight of whom during the pandemic. Associatesnumerous educational programs graduated with masters degrees have access to more than 3,000to help them succeed.and one with a bachelors degree. free self-guided training modulesPerdue Learning University to help them excel.conducted six leadership Eleven associates earned aconferences engaging some high school diploma in 2020200 associates and delivered through our ongoing partnership30 training topics in-person with the Penn Foster Online Highor virtually to thousands of School Diploma Program.associates, including guest Nearly 80 associates werespeakers on COVID-19 medical pursuing diplomas in 2020.questions and mental health. PEOPLE & PARTNERS 24Our Associates'