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  • Education budget breezes through Alabama Senate - AL.com
    published on Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:32:54 GMT
    AL.comEducation budget breezes through Alabama SenateAL.comAlabama's voluntary prekindergarten program has been recognized nationally for its quality standards but is not widely available. Sen. Trip Pittman, R-Montrose, chairman of the Senate education budget committee, said the budget would raise spending on ...Education budget passes Alabama Senate unanimouslyAnniston StarAlabama Senate Passes Education BudgetWTVY, DothanAlabama Senate approves education budgetSFGateTuscaloosa News (s...
  • Is Alabama broke or just stupid? - AL.com
    published on Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:44:02 GMT
    AL.comIs Alabama broke or just stupid?AL.comIn March, the Legislative Fiscal Office briefed the Alabama legislature on the state's fiscal situation. The major takeaway was that the state's General Fund faced a $290 million projected shortfall and the state's Education Trust Fund anticipated a ...Alabama Senate Approves $6 Billion Education Budget Focusing on Textbooks ...iSchoolGuideall 4 news articles »...
  • Henry Mabry resigning from Alabama Education Association - Montgomery Advertiser
    published on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:27:53 GMT
    Montgomery AdvertiserHenry Mabry resigning from Alabama Education AssociationMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama Education Association Executive Secretary Henry Mabry will resign his post effective at the end of today, according to a statement released by AEA. The teachers' organization moved to fire its leader in February, after being presented with two ...Henry Mabry resigns as head of Alabama Education AssociationAL.comMabry resigns as head of Alabama Education AssociationWVTM13all 24 news artic...
  • Alabama teacher receives Holocaust education fellowship - AL.com
    published on Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:55:08 GMT
    AL.comAlabama teacher receives Holocaust education fellowshipAL.comHer teaching methods have caught the attention of others and earned her a fellowship this summer at Columbia University in New York. The fellowship is through the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous and its purpose is to educate about the Holocaust.Alabama teacher gets fellowship to learn about HolocaustTuscaloosa News (subscription)all 13 news articles »...
  • Alabama Senate committee approves education budget; funds 70 new teachers - AL.com
    published on Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:10:18 GMT
    AL.comAlabama Senate committee approves education budget; funds 70 new teachersAL.comThe Alabama Senate Finance and Taxation Education Committee gave a favorable report to a 2016 education budget that most members saw for the first time at today's meeting. The $5.9 billion budget, which is very similar to last year's, allows for the ...and more »...
  • Inmates participate in Alabama Prison Arts & Education Project - Alabama's News Leader
    published on Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:59:04 GMT
    Alabama's News LeaderInmates participate in Alabama Prison Arts & Education ProjectAlabama's News LeaderAlabama's prison-system is strapped for cash. State lawmakers are considering making cuts. The Department of Corrections, challenged by overcrowding, hopes to avoid a federal takeover. ABC 33/40 went inside the Saint Clair Correctional Facility to see ...and more »...
  • Alabama pastor totally nails what's wrong with American education and parenting - Yellowhammer News
    published on Mon, 06 Apr 2015 23:18:38 GMT
    Yellowhammer NewsAlabama pastor totally nails what's wrong with American education and parentingYellowhammer NewsThe prevailing wisdom in education circles for decades has been that boosting students' self-esteem will ultimately boost academic achievement. But in spite of the non-stop awards ceremonies and never ending stream of participation certificates, there ......
  • UNA students rally for greater funding from Alabama education budget - Flor-Ala (subscription)
    published on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:20:11 GMT
    Flor-Ala (subscription)UNA students rally for greater funding from Alabama education budgetFlor-Ala (subscription)UNA Students rally for greater funding for Alabama's public universities at the Higher Education Day rally in Montgomery April 9. The annual event includes a parade to the state capitol building. SGA provides transportation for students who attend the ...and more »...
  • 13 Alabama colleges flagged by US Education Department for financial concerns - AL.com
    published on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:35:08 GMT
    AL.com13 Alabama colleges flagged by US Education Department for financial concernsAL.comThe U.S. Department of Education has restricted federal aid to 13 Alabama colleges because of concerns over financial management or accreditation issues. Inside Higher Ed received a list of about 560 institutions in the country that have been placed ...and more »...
  • Alabama Legislature passes 'groundbreaking' virtual schools bill to further ... - Yellowhammer News
    published on Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:17:38 GMT
    Yellowhammer NewsAlabama Legislature passes 'groundbreaking' virtual schools bill to further ...Yellowhammer NewsSponsored by Senator Dick Brewbaker (R-Pike Road), SB72 will allow Alabama high schoolers to receive a public education and high school diploma through the state's Alabama Connecting Classrooms, Educators, and Students Statewide (ACCESS) ......

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