DECATUR – (WAOK/AJC) - DeKalb school board members voted on Monday against laying off teachers, saying they would prefer to find other ways to clear up a nearly 85-million dollar deficit. On a vote of 5-2, board […]
Good, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.
Earlier this month, funding issues caused Gwinnett County to cut 600 jobs after approximately $89 million was taken out of their operating budget, a drastic measure echoed in other counties throughout the state. Now, teachers at Benefield Elementary School in Lawrenceville are rallying for the sake of education, and volunteering to give free reading classes to any interested young students this summer.
Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Cobb County school board members have been told the system might have to lay off 200 teachers to ease a budget deficit. The Marietta Daily Journal reports that school board members […]
ATLANTA (AJC/WAOK)-Monday could be the beginning of the end for some of the educators accused of cheating in Atlanta Public Schools. Superintendent Erroll Davis reportedly gave several educators until Monday to decide whether to resign or be fired. […]
Today on the Mo Ivory Show, suspended Atlanta Public School teachers were called to a mandatory meeting to determine their status. These teachers have been on paid administrative leave since the CRCT scandal broke. Mo gets […]
Gwinnett, Co. (WAOK/AJC)-WAOK Talk show host and community activist Derrick Boazman led a group of parents in a protest outside of the Beaver Ridge Elementary school Tuesday after a lesson on Frederick Douglass prompted third-grade teachers […]
Today on Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we spoke with Chris Braxton a parent of one of the students at Beaver Ridge Elementary School. They gave us the inside knowledge on what really happened in the […]