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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 »...
  • Insight: The Bourbons among us in Alabama politics - Anniston Star
    published on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:36:55 GMT
    Insight: The Bourbons among us in Alabama politicsAnniston StarUniversal experience teaches that if a boy, without regard to his color, be educated beyond this point, he declines ever to work another day in the sun.” — Congressman and Gov. William C. Oates of Alabama. William Oates' opinion, expressed more than a ......
  • Gov. Bentley is bad for Alabama education: reader opinion - AL.com
    published on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:16:05 GMT
    Demopolis TimesGov. 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 ...Gubernatorial candidate Griffith visits DemopolisDemopolis Timesall 47 news articles »...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 »...
  • Education Spending in Alabama - WKRG-TV
    published on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:39:31 GMT
    Montgomery AdvertiserEducation Spending in AlabamaWKRG-TVThe fiscal 2008 education budget was the largest budget ever passed by the Legislature at more than $6.7 billion. Then the recession caused tax collections for education to fall. The economic recovery has allowed some improvements, but current budget ...Alabama student spending one of the lowest in nationMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama ranked one of the lowest states for student spendingBirmingham Business JournalStudy: Alabama K-12 cuts deep...
  • 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, longtime AEA head, dies at 78Montgomery AdvertiserPaul H...
  • 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 »...
  • 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 »...
  • Alabama, NCAA Make a Mockery of Their Own 'Education' Rhetoric - Forbes
    published on Fri, 03 Oct 2014 12:00:14 GMT
    Alabama, NCAA Make a Mockery of Their Own 'Education' RhetoricForbesIn an effort to propagate the idea that college athletes are purely amateur, college athletic departments are always quick to discuss education as part of their missions. It's absurd, given that most major college athletic departments are separate from ...and more »...


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