As many Alabama students are finishing up their first 9 weeks of school, we wanted to check in with teachers […]
Saraland City Schools in Mobile County was one of the first systems in Alabama to reopen schools (on 8/6/20) for in-person instruction this fall amid COVID-19. With many other districts planning to reopen in the coming weeks, we wanted to highlight how one district did it. We spoke with Superintendent Dr. Aaron Milner and other district/school leaders about the decision to reopen and how school has gone for the first 8 weeks.
The reality of schooling in America looks vastly different than it did at the beginning of last school year. COVID-19 […]
UPDATE Saturday, May 9, 2020
The full Alabama Senate convened this morning to vote on the Senate version of the […]
Every 10 years the U.S. Census determines how many representatives each state gets in Congress, and how billions of dollars in federal funding gets spent. Schools, roads, and other important things in Alabama will gain – or lose – funding over the next 10 years depending on this official population tally. Governor Ivey and the Alabama Counts organization are urging educators and schools to get our students involved!
Written by Mark Dixon President, A+ Education Partnership
What are the jobs of the future, and how […]
“You get what you pay for.”
This old adage may hold true when it comes to the investments of public […]
A recent report on education in Alabama, “Obstacles Into Opportunities: A 90% High School Graduation Rate in […]
Birmingham is ranked 36th among the nation’s 100 largest metro areas in number of jobs in the fields of science, […]
The need to increase student interest in STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is profoundly important in order to […]