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Too Much Truth Recap: I Got Cash For Your Degree!!!

It recent news, Rick Santorum made the comment that President Obama was a “SNOB” because he wants all American’s to go to College. So that lead to our HOT discussion today; Was your Degree Worth […]

WAOK-AM–02/28/2012

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Day 4 of Black Education Week: Kilombo Academic and Cultural Institute

Today in the studio we had  the pleasure of meeting some of the brightest intellectuals here in Atlanta. They not only excel in academics but have the personalities to go along. Our school for today […]

WAOK-AM–02/16/2012

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Group Plans New School For Students With Dyslexia

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) – A group of Georgia parents and educators plan to open a school this fall that would serve elementary and middle school-aged children who have dyslexia. The Marietta Daily Journal reports that […]

WAOK-AM–01/31/2012

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Attorney Miller Begins His Fight For School Prayer

In 1994, Attorney Roy Miller became the first and only person to succeed at having the n-word deleted from a major dictionary. He has now begun a fight to return prayer back to school, as […]

WAOK-AM–01/23/2012

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Election Day: School SPLOST IV On Ballot

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Election Day is Tuesday, November 8, 2011 and polls will be open at various locations throughout the county from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. for both city and county elections. First approved by voters in Atlanta, […]

WAOK-AM–11/07/2011

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Atlanta Teacher Aide Accused of Spanking Girl at School

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta) – An educator at East Lake Elementary in Atlanta has been temporarily removed following allegations that the unidentified accused party spanked a  4-year-old student in class with a shoe. The pre-kindergarten student, […]

WAOK-AM–10/04/2011

Parents Outraged Over Charter School Ruling

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Parents gathered at the Capitol Tuesday, to protest a ruling by the Georgia Supreme Court. The Capitol was filled with signs created by parents and students who feel their quest for a better education might be […]

WAOK-AM–05/18/2011

Clayton Schools Off Of Probation

ATLANTA (WAOK)- SACS has restored accreditation to Clayton County schools. SACS has deemed the school system stable. Clayton County had been having problems within the school system for over ten years. SACS intervened in 2008 and […]

WAOK-AM–05/16/2011

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APS Internal Investigation Halted

A Fulton County Judge has ordered that a halt be placed on the investigation of school official Tamara Cotman. Cotman is being accused of telling principals not to participate in the CRCT investigation during a meeting […]

WAOK-AM–02/22/2011

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School Test Erasures Decline

This year the number of erasures seen on standardized tests was lower according to reports.  Last year the number of erasures on tests caused alarm, which has turned into the CRCT cheating scandal.  Kathleen Mathers of the Governor’s […]

WAOK-AM–02/10/2011

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