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DOE Grants for Math and Science Teachers

The Virginia Department of Education has awarded more than $2.4 million dollars to help math and science teachers learn more about their subjects and sharpen their classroom skills.

The department initiated the 13 programs last year with grants from the federal Mathematics and Science Partnerships. The grants incluse $238,000 to VCU and UVA for 85 teachers in Caroline County, Chesterfield, Henrico and Richmond, $98,000 for VCU and the MathScience Innovation Center for 25 teachers in Richmond, and $166,000 for VCU and Virginia state for 65 teachers in Dinwiddie and Petersburg.