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OCSD 'Grow' program to combat teacher shortage

A new program at the Orangeburg County School District is helping classified staff members become certified teachers.

The program is called 'Grow,' and it's goal is to combat the teacher shortage. The director of classified personnel for the school district says there are currently 36 teaching vacancies in the district.

See the full story by WLTX by clicking on "GROW".

Also check out the story in the Times & Democrat newspaper. Click on the words "GROW program".