Lebron establishes the i promise institute on the university of akron campus as an around the clock resource center for his i promise students acclimating them to life on a college campus. Lebron james american professional basketball player who is considered one of the greatest all around players in national basketball association history.
Born december 30 1984 is an american professional basketball player for the los angeles lakers of the national basketball association nba.
Lebron james college of education. Lebron james is finally going to college kind of preps to pros star is taking classes at the university of akron. The lebron james family foundation school of education has selective admission retention and graduation requirements for the completion of a program at the university of akron. Lebron james has accomplished virtually everything on a basketball court and now says he s ready for another challenge earning his college degree.
When i was in high school i promised mom that if she let me go pro that i would attend college in the off season the proud james said. He led the miami heat to nba titles in 2012 and 2013 and won another championship with cleveland. Lebron finally earns college degree fulfilling a promise he made to his mother while a senior at st.
The inaugural class of lebron james i promise school in his hometown of akron ohio has received some amazing news. L ə ˈ b r ɒ n. As a student in the lebron james family foundation school of education you will be at the forefront of educational trends learning through hands on experiences in our newly renovated state of the art labs and classrooms.
A four time most valuable player he won nba championships with the miami heat 2012 and 2013 the cleveland cavaliers 2016 and the los angeles lakers 2020. 2017 i promise school approved the ohio board of education formally approves the designs and creation of the i promise school in akron. Widely considered one of the greatest nba players in history james is frequently compared to michael jordan in debates over the greatest basketball player of all time.
Lebron raymone james sr. Mary high school in akron ohio nba all star lebron james has earned a college degree. Lebron james became an immediate star after skipping college to join the nba s cleveland cavaliers.