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Applications for the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship are now available.

Created by the Indiana General Assembly in 2016, the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship establishes 200 scholarships that pay up to $7,500 annually for students who commit to teaching in Indiana for five years after their college graduation.

To qualify for the scholarship, students must either graduate in the highest 20 percent of their high school class or earn a score in the top 20th percentile on the SAT or ACT. To continue earning the scholarship in college, students must earn at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and complete at least 30 credit hours per year.

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September marked the 20th anniversary of the creation of Indiana’s CollegeChoice 529 Savings Plan, a tax-advantaged education savings account that helps families save for college.

Head Lice Prevention Tip

Head lice are most common among preschool children attending child care, elementary school children, and household members of children who have head lice. While lice are a year-round problem, the number of cases seems to peak when the kids go back to school in the fall and again in January, says Patricia Brown, M.D., a dermatologist at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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A healthy breakfast is a must for kids. Skip it and your kids will be playing nutritional catch-up for the rest of the day, says Carole L. Adler, M.A., R.D., a dietitian at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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AKRON, IN – The Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation will again offer a High School Equivalency (HSE) course free of charge to anyone in the Tippecanoe Valley community or surrounding areas.