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  • Alabama needs an education lottery to increase First Class Pre-K access ... - The Huntsville Times - al.com
    published on Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:59:49 GMT
    The Huntsville Times - al.comAlabama needs an education lottery to increase First Class Pre-K access ...The Huntsville Times - al.comThe facts show that Alabama's First Class Pre-K is key to securing Alabama's future. Because an Alabama Education Lottery would provide increased funding to allow the program to expand and serve more students, I believe Alabama needs an education ...and more »...
  • Alabama's cuts to K-12 education since 2008 are second highest in the nation ... - AL.com
    published on Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:25:26 GMT
    Montgomery AdvertiserAlabama's cuts to K-12 education since 2008 are second highest in the nation ...AL.comThe Alabama-based Arise Citizens Policy Project - which bills itself as "a nonprofit coalition of 150 congregations and organizations that promote public policies to improve the lives of low-income Alabamians" - argues that these substantial cuts to ...Education Spending in AlabamaWKRG-TVAlabama student spending one of the lowest in nationMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama ranked on...
  • Former head of federal programs for Alabama Department of Education ... - AL.com
    published on Fri, 10 Oct 2014 20:39:03 GMT
    Birmingham Business JournalFormer head of federal programs for Alabama Department of Education ...AL.comMONTGOMERY, Alabama -- A jury found a former Alabama Department of Education official guilty Friday of using her position to provide millions to the company that employed her husband. Federal officials launched the investigation after The Birmingham ...Former Alabama education official convicted of helping company that employed ...The RepublicFormer state education official, spouse found ...
  • Gov. Bentley is bad for Alabama education: reader opinion - AL.com
    published on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:16:05 GMT
    Gov. Bentley is bad for Alabama education: reader opinionAL.comI want to urge all public school employees and all other men and women who are strong and proud supporters of public education here in Alabama to go to the polls on Nov. 4 and vote a straight Democratic ticket. Gov. Robert Bentley and other Republican ...and more »...
  • Alabama teacher put on leave because her plane carried Ebola patient a day ... - The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
    published on Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:05:38 GMT
    Opelika Auburn NewsAlabama teacher put on leave because her plane carried Ebola patient a day ...The Times-Picayune - NOLA.comAn Alabama board of education put a school teacher on leave after learning the employee traveled on the same plane that carried someone with the Ebola virus the previous day, AL.com reported. The Phenix City Board of Education put the Central High ...Alabama teacher on leave after traveling aboard same plane, but on a different ...The Huntsville Times - al.comall 13 ...
  • Hubbert's work made Alabama education better - Andalusia Star-News
    published on Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:11:01 GMT
    New York Daily NewsHubbert's work made Alabama education betterAndalusia Star-NewsPaul Hubbert, the classroom teacher from Jasper who became one of the most powerful men in recent Alabama history, died Tuesday. Hubbert, of course, served for more than four decades at the head of the Alabama Education Association. Only 30,000 ...Paul Hubbert, former leader of Alabama Education Association, dead at 78New York Daily NewsPaul Hubbert dedicated proceeds of family estate to UA education schol...
  • Alabama's education woes prove it's time for a new governor: reader opinion - The Birmingham News - al.com
    published on Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:19:52 GMT
    Alabama's education woes prove it's time for a new governor: reader opinionThe Birmingham News - al.comIf Alabama or Auburn's coach lost 50 straight games, we would have screamed for a new coach long before now. Gov. Bentley has lost 50 straight games in education. Being last among states in education and getting failing grades from well-respected ...and more »...
  • Have an opinion on Alabama's education standards? The state Department of ... - AL.com
    published on Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:14:30 GMT
    Have an opinion on Alabama's education standards? The state Department of ...AL.comThe Alabama State Department of Education is asking for input from the public on its education standards. Beginning today, and extending through the week of Dec. 15, Alabama residents can go to the ALSDE website's Standards Review Homepage and ...and more »...
  • Alabama getting head start on plans for bicentennial celebration - WSFA
    published on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:52:33 GMT
    Alabama getting head start on plans for bicentennial celebrationWSFA"We wanted the committees in place early,” said Alabama Bicentennial Commission chair Sen. Arthur Orr (R-Decatur). “With lead time, the talent on these committees can create programs that will have a lasting impact, especially in areas of education ...Alabama plans 2-year bicentennial observanceNews Courierall 14 news articles »...
  • Trial begins for former Alabama education official - GoErie.com
    published on Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:57:56 GMT
    Trial begins for former Alabama education officialGoErie.comDefense attorneys said an internal investigation by the state Department of Education found no conflict involving Deann and Dave Stone. They also said the same three school systems would have won the grants with or without Deann Stone's involvement.and more »...


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