Ten EBR teachers selected to receive $1,000 in grants

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Ten East Baton Rouge Parish elementary school teachers were selected to receive $1,000 in grants Wednesday.

East Baton Rouge Parish Schools Superintendent Warren Drake and Starmount CEO Erich Sternberg joined forces with the Strong School Grants Program to present a total of $10,000 to ten teachers in an effort to support classroom projects. 

The Strong School Grants Program supports public school teachers who have innovative ideas that engage students and improve their learning success. 

Teachers were handpicked after receiving many creative applications from across the parish.

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