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  • Jefferson County school board approves plan for reductions in force - AL.com
    published on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:41:40 GMT
    AL.comJefferson County school board approves plan for reductions in forceAL.comAlabama Education Association Support Personnel President Sue Duke, who also works at Fultondale Elementary, too said she had earlier understood from Pouncey that there would not be a RIF until she met with him recently. She said Pouncey didn't tell ...JeffCo Board of Education cuts 162 jobsWSFABudget concerns have Jefferson County School teachers and staff worried about ...Alabama's News LeaderUnion prepares...
  • Alabama Education Association tax return shows $8.6 million loss in last ... - AL.com
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:59:34 GMT
    AL.comAlabama Education Association tax return shows $8.6 million loss in last ...AL.comThe Alabama Education Association's latest tax return shows it spent $8 million more than it took in during the last fiscal year, an indication of the declining finances that led to the decision to fire Executive Secretary Henry Mabry last weekend ...and more »...
  • Superintendents uncertain on impact of Alabama charter school law - Montgomery Advertiser
    published on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 17:30:42 GMT
    Montgomery AdvertiserSuperintendents uncertain on impact of Alabama charter school lawMontgomery AdvertiserOther individuals have expressed similar concerns regarding funding. During the School Choice Week rally in Montgomery on Jan. 28, Greg Graves, associated executive secretary of the Alabama Education Association, expressed his unfavorable opinion on ...Alabama Governor Signs Measure to Allow Charter SchoolsEducation Week News (blog)Alabama Legislature passes charter schools billwhnt.co...
  • Alabama Bill Would Nullify Common Core, Restore Local Control of Education - Tenth Amendment Center (blog)
    published on Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:13:22 GMT
    Alabama Bill Would Nullify Common Core, Restore Local Control of EducationTenth Amendment Center (blog)A bill introduced in the Alabama State Senate would nullify Common Core and restore decentralized control of education within state boundaries. Introduced by State Sen. Rusty Glover (R-34) on March 3, Senate Bill 101 (SB101) would terminate all ...and more »...
  • Alabama's Private School Choice Program Ruled Constitutional - Education Week News (blog)
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:26:52 GMT
    Opelika Auburn NewsAlabama's Private School Choice Program Ruled ConstitutionalEducation Week News (blog)Senate Republicans have said they plan to fast-track that legislation, according to the AP, but the Alabama Education Association has helped blocked previous efforts to do so. Alabama is one of only eight states in the country that doesn't allow ...Ala. Supreme Court upholds Accountability ActMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama Supreme Court upholds historic school choice billYellowhammer Ne...
  • Alabama Education Association Terminating Executive Secretary - WTVY, Dothan
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:49:47 GMT
    WTVY, DothanAlabama Education Association Terminating Executive SecretaryWTVY, Dothan“For all practical purposes. we're already in session,” said AL Rep. Thad McClammy of Montgomery. “We're going formally on the 3rd, but the game has already started and it's like bringing a new coach in and bringing new players too after the game has ...and more »...
  • Where's the margin for for-profit schools in Alabama? - AL.com
    published on Sun, 22 Mar 2015 13:59:24 GMT
    AL.comWhere's the margin for for-profit schools in Alabama?AL.comTimes have changed, and a lot has already been written - including some by me -- about the disastrous decline of the Alabama Education Association. But I'm tired of the serialized obit. The real question for Alabama is what comes next. This week, the ...Alabama governor approves state's first charter schoolsEducation DiveWhat are charter schools and how will they impact local school districts?AL.comCharter schools ...
  • Alabama's greatest public education champion is gone, and no, not Paul Hubbert - AL.com
    published on Wed, 11 Mar 2015 18:21:29 GMT
    AL.comAlabama's greatest public education champion is gone, and no, not Paul HubbertAL.comAlabama's greatest public education champion is gone, and no, not Paul Hubbert. edelman.jpg. Gene "Bean Counter" Edelman talks with former Birmingham News staff reporter Marie Leech during a Birmingham Board of Education meeting just a few weeks ......
  • State business leaders: Education is the biggest issue for Alabama - Birmingham Business Journal
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:42:12 GMT
    State business leaders: Education is the biggest issue for AlabamaBirmingham Business JournalA recent University of Alabama survey asked Alabama's state business executives their opinion on the top issue facing the state, of which the majority answered education. The report also said business leaders surveyed viewed company finances and ...Business Executives Rank Education and Workforce Training the Top Issue ...AL.comUniversity of Alabama survey: Education is top issue in AlabamaTusca...
  • Alabama State Board of Education member announces run for Montgomery mayor - AL.com
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 13:04:07 GMT
    Montgomery AdvertiserAlabama State Board of Education member announces run for Montgomery mayorAL.comAlabama State Board of Education Vice President Ella B. Bell has announced her intent to run for mayor of the city of Montgomery. Bell joins current Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange, former U.S. Rep. Artur Davis and Montgomery County Commissioner Dan ...Report: 32 percent of Alabama high school grads not ready for collegeFOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.comall 16 news articles »...

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