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  • Atheist website takes aim at Matthew Brown appointment to Alabama State Board ... - AL.com
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:36:08 GMT
    AL.comAtheist website takes aim at Matthew Brown appointment to Alabama State Board ...AL.comA national atheist blog is the latest to weigh-in on Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's selection of Matthew Brown to the State Board of Education. The "Friendly Atheist" blog's founder and editor Hemant Mehta, who boasts over 38,400 Twitter followers ...Washington Post piece calls Matthew Brown's appointment to Alabama State Board ...AL.comAlabama governor names public school-hating Chr...
  • Alabama's governor makes surprising — and scary — education appointment - Washington Post (blog)
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:10:30 GMT
    WTOKAlabama's governor makes surprising — and scary — education appointmentWashington Post (blog)What message is a governor sending to the public with an appointment like this? Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has tapped someone to your state's Board of Education who never attended public schools, publicly declared that his children never will either, ...Bentley appointed to vice chair of the National Governors Association's ...Tuscaloosa MagazineBentley tapped to serve on nation...
  • 7 questions with Matthew Brown, new Alabama State Board of Education appointee - AL.com
    published on Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:23:16 GMT
    AL.com7 questions with Matthew Brown, new Alabama State Board of Education appointeeAL.com"All taxpayers have a vested interest in making sure that Alabama's education tax dollars are spent wisely and making sure we have the best public schools in the country. This is true whether or not you have, or had, children in the public school system.and more »...
  • Alabama Superintendent Calls for More Education Funding - WTVY, Dothan
    published on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:52:01 GMT
    WTVY, DothanAlabama Superintendent Calls for More Education FundingWTVY, Dothan“So you might say then obviously you can do more with less. Well it's absolutely the opposite. We're not doing more with less. It's our teachers our parents our communities that are making up the difference. And our kids in the state of Alabama don't ...State superintendent expresses concerns combining Education Trust Fund ...WSFALawmaker: Any education funding cuts should come from universitiesThe D...
  • Alabama shouldn't raid education to pay off debts: week in review - AL.com
    published on Sat, 25 Jul 2015 16:13:58 GMT
    AL.comAlabama shouldn't raid education to pay off debts: week in reviewAL.comMeanwhile, back home, our featured voices have keen insight on education, the Gulf Coast and the looming presence of unions. Alabama is in the middle of a budget crisis and some politicians are suggesting that we borrow money from the Education Trust ......
  • Wayne Teague, who served as state school superintendent 20 years, dies - AL.com
    published on Mon, 27 Jul 2015 22:11:31 GMT
    Wayne Teague, who served as state school superintendent 20 years, diesAL.comPlus one more: the emergence and then dominance of the Alabama Education Association as the most powerful force in public education in the state. "Wayne's time as superintendent saw so much that came to the forefront in terms of pressures and issues ...Fmr. AL State Superintendent Wayne Teague diesWSFAFormer Alabama school superintendent Wayne Teague diesTuscaloosa News (subscription)all 19 news articles&nb...
  • UNA students rally for greater funding from Alabama education budget - Flor-Ala (subscription)
    published on Fri, 10 Jul 2015 22:18:45 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 ......
  • Conservative Alabama legislators make case for major reforms over taxes hikes - Yellowhammer News
    published on Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:17:49 GMT
    Yellowhammer NewsConservative Alabama legislators make case for major reforms over taxes hikesYellowhammer NewsDefenders of this system have often claimed that combining the budgets would result in public education funding being “stolen” by the growing needs of the General Fund. Alabama State Senator Paul Bussman (R-Cullman) asserts actual spending on ......
  • KIDS COUNT: education, health improve, poverty worsens - Montgomery Advertiser
    published on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:24:23 GMT
    KIDS COUNT: education, health improve, poverty worsensMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama improved in all health measures and in three out of four education measures in an annual nationwide examination that looks at the well-being of children. Nearly 300,000 children live in poverty in Alabama, a 5 percent increase since 2008, ...and more »...
  • Alabama school choice scholarship recipients overwhelmingly satisfied with the ... - Yellowhammer News
    published on Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:00:32 GMT
    Yellowhammer NewsAlabama school choice scholarship recipients overwhelmingly satisfied with the ...Yellowhammer News“The results of this survey reinforce the fact that educational choice is working in Alabama.” Andrea Floto, a parent whose child attends the private school Montgomery Catholic with the help of the Alabama Scholarship Program, says the program has ......

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