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GA to join national teacher preparation initiative

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ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia is joining a national fellowship program aimed at better preparing teachers of in-demand subject areas.

Gov. Nathan Deal is scheduled to announce that Georgia is joining the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Program Monday afternoon at the state Capitol. The fellowship program is part of a national initiative to bolster teacher preparation in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Deal and president of the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, Arthur Levine, are expected to discuss details of the program in the north wing of the Capitol.

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