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WCCS receives teacher residency grant

The Indiana Commission for Higher Education has awarded $1,050,000 in teacher residency grants for the 2022–23 academic year. Whitley County Consolidated Schools is one of 15 new school corporations and 12 past recipients to receive a portion of this grant.

WCCS has received $30,000 with the partner school Purdue University Fort Wayne. This money will be used as a stipend for student teachers in a year-long residency through the schools, as well as a stipend for the teachers on staff mentoring these students.

Read the story in The Post & Mail.