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No news on Urban Teaching Academy, just a reminder that the scholarship fund needs money

This announcement today from the Hillsborough Education Foundation:

tp__247396_lytt_urban_1_2.jpg"Anyone who would like to support the Urban Teaching Academy students can do so online through the Hillsborough Education Foundation’s website.

Donations can be designated to “Urban Teaching Academy Scholarships” through the Foundation’s donation page at

Urban Teaching Academy students who meet Hillsborough County Public Schools’ requirements would be eligible for a scholarship covering tuition and books to complete a four-year degree at a community college and university, provided they return to teach for three years in an urban school in Hillsborough County.

Individuals can either click on the “Donate Now” badge or the “Help Support the Urban Teaching Academy Scholarship Fund” link on the Foundation’s home page. The links will redirect donors to the Foundation’s secure donation page, with information on the gift amount and a drop-down menu designating how to spend the funds.

To learn more, please go online to"

[Last modified: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 5:29pm]


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