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Atlanta School Board Delays Vote On Superintendent

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Atlanta’s school board has delayed making a decision on whether to extend the contract of Superintendent Erroll Davis. Officials say the board met in a closed session for about three hours Monday before […]

WAOK-AM–10/23/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Are Our HBCU’s Pricing Themselves OUT Of Business?

Today on TMT we talked about the current Financial issues of Morehouse College. According to the ajc.com, Morehouse College says it will furlough faculty and staff and make other budget cuts because of a drop […]

WAOK-AM–10/22/2012

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State: No Plans To Take Over Atlanta School

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) - A Georgia education official says an Atlanta high school was not in danger of being taken over by the state, despite comments made by Atlanta’s school superintendent. Georgia Department of Education spokesman Matt Cardoza says the […]

WAOK-AM–10/11/2012

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Atlanta Public Schools To Add More Bus Routes, Stops

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK)- Atlanta Public Schools officials say they will add more bus routes and stops after criticism by parents that students had to walk too far, which could put them at risk. School system spokesman Keith […]

WAOK-AM–08/16/2012

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Who Should Provide Transportation For Our Children To Go To School? Take Our Poll !!!

Some Atlanta parents are outraged that school buses will no longer pick up their children. A district policy means students within a designated area close to their schools will have to find their own way […]

WAOK-AM–08/13/2012

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Too Much Truth Exclusive: The First Teacher To Be Cleared Of APS Cheating Scandal Speaks To TMT

According to CBSAtlanta.com, An Atlanta Public Schools teacher, Angela Williamson, spoke out for the first time on Thursday, after an APS tribunal decided not to uphold the superintendent’s decision to fire her. She could be […]

WAOK-AM–06/19/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Life Line Program To Support APS Students On Chopping Block

APS Superintendent Erroll Davis has made the recommendation to cut the CIS (Communities and Schools)  Program from the Atlanta Public School System. Today we had a conversation with some representatives of CIS as well as […]

WAOK-AM–05/31/2012

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Erroll Davis: 350 APS Employee’s Facing Termination

Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques White, the Superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools, Erroll Davis, stopped by to give us an update on the happenings in the Atlanta Public School System.  He talked about the […]

WAOK-AM–05/23/2012

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Atlanta Public Schools Plans To Shed 350 Positions

ATLANTA (AP) – Atlanta Public Schools plans to shed 350 positions next year and order two employee furlough days as it attempts to cut about $47 million from its budget. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the school district […]

WAOK-AM–05/01/2012

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Parents Still Have Time To Participate In Redistricting Meetings

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Parents of Atlanta Public School students have a few more opportunities to get a look at Superintendent Erroll Davis’ plans for redistricting. Davis says the redistricting is meant to relieve overcrowding in some schools and […]

WAOK-AM–03/14/2012

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