Atlanta Public Schools
A judge on Thursday said he would not allow any lawyer to represent more than one defendant in the case involving a cheating scandal in Atlanta Public Schools.
ATLANTA (AP) — A lawyer for Beverly Hall says the former Atlanta Public Schools superintendent is innocent and looks forward to having her day in court. Richard Deane said in an interview with The Associated […]
Today, 35 educators from APS must turn themselves into the Fulton County Jail after an indictment was issued on Friday accusing them of participating in a scheme to falsify students’ standardized test scores. We extended […]
The first of more than 30 defendants expected to surrender by Tuesday’s deadline in Atlanta’s school cheating scandal have turned themselves in to authorities.
About 25 of the teachers charged with cheating on the 2009 CRCT are now facing criminal charges this week. Atlanta lawyer Gerald Griggs, who represents nine APS teachers, said teachers should not be made to […]
Price Middle school students have started a new initiative called the Peace Club and are announcing the Love Not Hate movement. Wednesday night News and Talk 1380 Personality Derrick Boazman joined Price Middle School students, […]
Atlanta(WAOK)-Hundreds attended the Atlanta Public Schools Youth Violence Town Hall Saturday held at the Atlanta Board of Education Center for Learning and Leadership Auditorium. A town hall panel of kids who represented area schools answered […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools proposes forming the school system’s own police force. Officials say armed school resource officers would replace school security now provided by Atlanta police officers under Superintendent […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – A divided Atlanta school board has decided to extend the contract of Superintendent Erroll Davis. Officials say the deal gives Davis an 18-month contract extension beginning next July. Board members made the decision […]
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – An Atlanta school official says carbon monoxide detectors will be placed in an elementary school where dozens of students were sickened by the gas — and plans are under way to install […]