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We’ll find out. If I lose, so be it, sue me.” Davis’s contract was just renewed in December, yet his position remains tenuous because the Atlanta Public Schools’ Board of Education can still hire a permanent superintendent, or the school.

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Feb 28, 2017. The funding will support the school district's turnaround program, a plan under Superintendent Dr. Meria Carstarphen to improve some of Atlanta's most chronically underperforming schools by giving charter operators a chance at managing the schools. The Atlanta Board of Education approved the.

Mar 8, 2016. The Atlanta Board of Education has approved the Atlanta Public Schools administration's recommendation to implement the Turnaround Strategy, a bold approach to increase student achievement and transform its lowest-performing schools. The decision came in a unanimous vote during Monday night's.

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Jul 19, 2017. “The biggest thing that everyone knows about me is that I am for equity,” Eshé Collins, who represents District 6 on the Atlanta Public Schools' Board of Education, tells Teen Vogue. She is careful to clarify that equity and equality are not the same thing: “I can easily give a group of kids the resources they.

Sep 15, 2017. In the fall of 2007, my oldest child, who has special needs, entered kindergarten. I began working with Atlanta Public Schools (APS) seven months prior to ensure that my son would have the educational supports he needed. From my first Individual Education Plan (IEP) meeting – when I was told that my.

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Jun 6, 2017. ATLANTA, GA – Atlanta Public Schools has a brand-new, shiny $777 million budget, thanks to the city's Board of Education. The board unanimously adopted the general fund budget Monday during its monthly legislative meeting. The budget includes many items that APS has determined as fundamental to.

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Failure to complete the training by the deadline will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination. Budget Cuts for 2012-13. Atlanta Public Schools' budgetary situation continues to reflect the challenges facing local and state governments nationwide. In June, the Atlanta Board of Education approved a budget.

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May 23, 2017  · The Atlanta Public Schools district calendar for the 2017-18 school year includes the first and last day of school, holiday breaks and teacher work days.

Sep 16, 2017. 1) Why are you running for Atlanta School Board? I'm running because I care about the students of the Atlanta Public Schools. I believe I have something to offer students and community in the City of Atlanta, specifically District 2. I have worked in education across the country since 1993. I worked in APS.

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Dec 2, 2017. DeKalb County Board Of Education. If Emory is annexed into Atlanta, we are likely to see the adjoining Druid Hills neighborhoods petition for annexation as well. The Druid Hills area generates substantial tax revenue for the school district. In addition to the property tax revenue from the area, each student.

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The number of pro-LGBT organizations known as Gay-Straight Alliances at public high schools has also grown in Georgia, to 43. Gay rights advocates point to other notable developments in Georgia as well. Members of the Atlanta Board of.

Dr. Harris had a reputation for being irascible and ”difficult,” but they said he was also known for improving student performance and the quality of public schools. But his run-ins with the Atlanta school board became critical. In.

Jan 9, 2018. To relieve overcrowding at Midtown Atlanta schools, the Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education has unanimously voted to shift students from two areas to Buckhead schools. Students living on parts of Cheshire Bridge Road and Armour Drive who currently attend Morningside Elementary School, Inman.

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