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  • Common Core Q&A: common questions about Alabama's educational standards - FOX10 News
    published on Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:34:02 GMT
    FOX10 NewsCommon Core Q&A: common questions about Alabama's educational standardsFOX10 NewsMOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – FOX10 acquired a document detailing questions the State Superintendent, Thomas Bice's office says they were frequently fielding regarding the Alabama College and Career Ready standards, standards which are meant to align with ...and more »...
  • Alabama farm bill education meetings set for December - Southeast Farm Press
    published on Fri, 21 Nov 2014 03:46:02 GMT
    Alabama farm bill education meetings set for DecemberSoutheast Farm PressBrown added these meetings are part of the Alabama Farm Bill Task Force's efforts to educate producers. “Task force members—Alabama Extension, the Alabama Farmers Federation and U.S. Department of Agriculture agencies—are committed to ensuring ...and more »...
  • Editorial: Education on the cheap in Alabama - Anniston Star
    published on Thu, 13 Nov 2014 23:44:17 GMT
    Anniston StarEditorial: Education on the cheap in AlabamaAnniston StarBice's job is tough. The Common Core controversy has taken up too much of his time. The political demise of the Alabama Education Association has changed the entire paradigm for education discussions in Montgomery. And funding for public education ...Alabama Board of Education to discuss funding requests for next school yearAL.comState schools Superintendent Tommy Bice explains reasons for recruiting ...The Huntsville Time...
  • Alabama Legislature might tweak law that caps education spending - AL.com
    published on Fri, 14 Nov 2014 22:09:29 GMT
    AL.comAlabama Legislature might tweak law that caps education spendingAL.comMONTGOMERY, Alabama --- When the Republican-led Alabama Legislature passed a law to stabilize education funding a few years ago, it placed a cap on annual spending. Under that cap, the Legislature won't be able to come anywhere near what K-12 ......
  • Alabama's education plan needs redirection: reader opinion - The Huntsville Times - al.com
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:26:24 GMT
    Alabama's education plan needs redirection: reader opinionThe Huntsville Times - al.comAlabama's pre-K program and current education plan 2020 are not near enough to change being last in education among states. Pre-K would help if available to more than the current 12 percent of 4 year olds. Gov. Bentley says he "will ask" the ...and more »...
  • Six-figure federal grant to assist clean water education in Alabama - AL.com
    published on Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:42:58 GMT
    AL.comSix-figure federal grant to assist clean water education in AlabamaAL.comThe non-profit plans to use the money to build computer kiosks that will show users how upstream land uses and non-point source pollution impacts downstream and coastal environments in the Mobile Bay Watershed. Additionally, the kiosks will teach ......
  • $49M project aims to improve graduation rates, college attendance in Alabama's ... - Daily Journal
    published on Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:38:36 GMT
    Alabama Public Radio$49M project aims to improve graduation rates, college attendance in Alabama's ...Daily JournalThe U.S. Department of Education will put up $3.5 million a year. It will be matched by the project partners, including the state Department of Education, Alabama State University, Auburn University, the University of Alabama, the University of ...Alabama's Black Belt Focus Of $49 Million ProjectAlabama Public Radioall 18 news articles »...
  • Alabama Accountability Act to be argued before state Supreme Court next month - AL.com
    published on Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:54:31 GMT
    Alabama Accountability Act to be argued before state Supreme Court next monthAL.comQuinton Ross, D-Montgomery, Alabama Education Association President Anita Gibson and Lowndes County School Superintendent Daniel Boyd filed the lawsuit in August 2013. Lawyers for the state and parents who intervened in the case appealed Reese's ......
  • Alabama has high student debt rate - Montgomery Advertiser
    published on Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:40:11 GMT
    Alabama has high student debt rateMontgomery AdvertiserAlabama parents with children in college or with younger children they're trying to make plans to send to college are painfully familiar with the rising cost of a college education. They are no less painfully familiar with the high amount of debt many ......
  • Tim Cook talks racial equality, gay rights, and education in speech at Alabama ... - 9 to 5 Mac (blog)
    published on Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:09:16 GMT
    tuaw.comTim Cook talks racial equality, gay rights, and education in speech at Alabama ...9 to 5 Mac (blog)Earlier today, Apple CEO Tim Cook was inducted into the Alabama Academy of Honor today, and during his acceptance speech he took some time to address several issues. The first issue was that of racial equality and his admiration of Dr. Martin Luther ...Apple CEO Tim Cook talks civil rights issues at Alabama Academy of Honor ...AppAdviceApple's Tim Cook says his home state is 'too sl...


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