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  • Budget Cuts Threaten A Unique Alabama Prison Education Program - NPR
    published on Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:37:02 GMT
    NPRBudget Cuts Threaten A Unique Alabama Prison Education ProgramNPRIn a small classroom in Alabama's Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women, a dozen women sit at long gray tables. They all wear the same coarse white jumpsuits as a projector shows tips on "responding to anger" and "developing a positive self-concept.".and more »...
  • Alabama Education Association replenishes coffers with $1.7 million in loans - Montgomery Advertiser
    published on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:57:45 GMT
    Alabama Education Association replenishes coffers with $1.7 million in loansMontgomery AdvertiserThe Alabama Education Association has replenished its coffers with bank loans, after emptying them on primaries earlier this year. According to a campaign finance report filed last week, the teachers' group took out a $1.2 million loan from Regions ...Education PAC Takes Out Over $1 Million in LoansAlabama Public RadioAEA doubles down on effort to unseat Republicans, goes $1.7 million in debtYell...
  • Alabama sees huge boost in AP scores - Times Daily
    published on Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:19:43 GMT
    Alabama sees huge boost in AP scoresTimes DailyIn the past five years, Alabama students have received more than 20,000 such scores, and saved a potential $36 million on college tuition, Alabama Superintendent of Education Tommy Bice said. His math assumes a three-credit college course costs about ......
  • Budget cuts threaten Alabama's inmate education program - AL.com
    published on Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:54:07 GMT
    WBHMBudget cuts threaten Alabama's inmate education programAL.comJ.F. Ingram State Technical College, which is part of the Alabama Community College System, provides correctional education to inmates, according to the report. Hank Dasinger is the president of the seven campus prison college. Two years ago, the ...A "Life School" For Inmates Struggles For FundsWBHMall 2 news articles »...
  • Common sense and grown-up actions will lead to biggest strides in Alabama ... - AL.com
    published on Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:20:17 GMT
    Common sense and grown-up actions will lead to biggest strides in Alabama ...AL.comBice, who comes across as a guy you'd like to have had for your high school principal, was in Huntsville for the first of 12 community visits on his Future in Public Education in Alabama Tour, laying out his Plan 2020. It's not the most ideal bit of ...'Things are not bad' in Alabama schools, but Superintendent Bice reminds there ...The Huntsville Times - al.comall 7 news articles »...
  • Alabama ranks first in nation for Advanced Placement test growth overall ... - AL.com
    published on Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:18:14 GMT
    Alabama Public RadioAlabama ranks first in nation for Advanced Placement test growth overall ...AL.comMONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Alabama ranks first in the nation for percentage growth of students earning passing scores on AP or Advanced Placement tests, according to the A+ Education Partnership. In an announcement today with Gov. Robert Bentley, the ...Let's celebrate No. 1 ranking in educational progress but realize more work ...The Huntsville Times - al.comAlabama leads nation in Advance...
  • Education non-profit also supports shorter summers in Alabama: opinion - al.com
    published on Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:28:00 GMT
    Education non-profit also supports shorter summers in Alabama: opinional.comAlabama Rep. Craig Ford decried this year's earlier school start in Alabama, saying it hurt the state's economy and students' education. Ford's column this week argued that the state legislature should not have a let a bill expire this year that forced ...and more »...
  • Alabama school officials hold education tour - WTVA
    published on Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:12:24 GMT
    Alabama school officials hold education tourWTVAMONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVA) — The Alabama Department of Education continues "The Future of Public Education" tour in the coming weeks. State Superintendent Dr. Tommy Bice is holding the meetings to talk about the importance of education to students ...State school interventions clearly work for systemsMontgomery AdvertiserListen to their stories!Calhoun Timesall 5 news articles »...
  • Education superintendent Tommy Bice's $52000 pay raise, alleged lack of public ... - AL.com
    published on Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:06:51 GMT
    Education superintendent Tommy Bice's $52000 pay raise, alleged lack of public ...AL.comThe form is a rule and a procedure, according to Malissa Valdes-Hubert, public information officer for the Alabama Department of Education. Valdes-Hubert cited the department's administrative rules, which state: "Members of the public may speak or ...Education Board Offers Bice 2-year Contract, RaiseAlabama Public RadioAlabama superintendent gets more than 25 percent raiseMontgomery AdvertiserAla...
  • Alabama Superintendent Tommy Bice kicking off 'Future of Public Education ... - AL.com
    published on Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:42:11 GMT
    Alabama Superintendent Tommy Bice kicking off 'Future of Public Education ...AL.comEach stop on the tour will include discussion on important education topics, including PLAN 2020, the Alabama College and Career Ready Standards, student testing, accountability and the importance of parental and community involvement, according to a ......


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