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Johns Creek Schools Receive AP Teaching Grants

Chattahoochee, Johns Creek and Northview each receive $1,400 in AP teacher training grants.

Johns Creek Schools Receive AP Teaching Grants

Johns Creek's three high schools — Chattahoochee, Johns Creek and Northview — have each recently received $1,400 in AP Teacher Training Grant awards.

The schools were among 14 in Fulton to receive almost $18,000 overall, according to a press release from Fulton County Schools, for the training at 2013 Advanced Placement Summer Institutes, which provide teachers with the support needed to teach the courses.

Alpharetta, Banneker, Cambridge, Centennial, Langston Hughes, North Springs, Riverwood and Westlake high schools also each received $1,400; while Creekside, Milton and Roswell high schools each received $800.

The grants come courtesy of the the Georgia Department of Education, which is giving the Fulton County School System overall more than $3 million to promote literacy and professional development.

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