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More money for Charleston County District schools

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) -

More money is on the way for Charleston County schools.

The U.S. Department of Education awarded the district almost $9 million in grants.

The money will go towards improving pay and providing better training for teachers in high-poverty schools.

The Charleston County School District is among 35 winning applicants.

The state department also received a grant from the Department of Education for more than $5 million.

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