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Life

Class Act with Donna Lowry

Class Act with Donna LowryClass Act with Donna Lowry
  • Life
  • 9 months ago
Kids Who Care

Kids Who Care

Kids Who CareSee remarkable kids making a difference in the community
  • Kids Who Care
  • 9 months ago
Downtown

APS educators speak out, but what's next?

APS educators speak out, but what's next?They all filed in together – seven former APS educators, all found guilty in the cheating scandal, all facing jail time.
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Downtown

After the APS Trial: What's next for the educators?

After the APS Trial: What's next for the educators?After the verdicts in the APS cheating scandal trial, what are the next steps? How can the school system and the city move forward?
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Atlanta Public Schools | The cheated generation

Atlanta Public Schools | The cheated generation11Alive is tracking the broken promises. Six years after the cheating infested the city's schools, what's really changed?
  • Education
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Downtown

SENTENCED | Two APS defendants take plea, others face 7 years in prison

SENTENCED | Two APS defendants take plea, others face 7 years in prisonBy late Tuesday evening, all of the convicted APS educators had been released from jail, either as part of their sentence or on appeal bonds.
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersberg

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersbergfor her Girl Scouts Gold Award project, Carolina Mauersberg of North Gwinnett High School created a program to help build self-esteem in teenage girls.
  • Education
  • 1 year ago
Education

Class Notes: DeKalb Art Contest

Class Notes: DeKalb Art ContestDeKalb County State Court offices are looking more interesting these days thanks to art created by students in a special contest.
  • Education
  • 1 year ago
Education

Class Notes Sydney Oden

Class Notes Sydney OdenGold Award recipient Sydney helps children to better understand Alzheimer’s disease by creating a children’s book called “I Remember Him” based on her own experience with her grandfather.
  • Education
  • 1 year ago
Education

Class Notes Warrior TV

Class Notes Warrior TVWhite County High School's Warrior TV broadcast team had a live interview with Governor Nathan Deal.
  • Education
  • 1 year ago
Downtown

APS Students: The Cheated Generation

APS Students: The Cheated GenerationIf you rewind past the sentencing, the verdict and all the testimony the APS scandal comes down to all those children who were sitting in classrooms filling out wrong answers.
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Education

Parents: Impact of APS cheating still felt

Parents: Impact of APS cheating still feltSome parents said they still feel the impact of the alleged cheating that happened at some Atlanta Public Schools.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

Georgia approves tuition hikes for 30 colleges

Georgia approves tuition hikes for 30 collegesTuition is going up for Georgia students of the state's 30 colleges and universities.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

WATCH LIVE: Sentencing begins for convicted APS educators

WATCH LIVE: Sentencing begins for convicted APS educatorsWATCH LIVE: Sentencing begins for convicted APS educators
  • Education
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Local

Family of convicted teacher calls for leniency

Family of convicted teacher calls for leniencyJesse and Beverly Robinson are trying to keep their daughter out of jail.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

Teen gets accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools

Teen gets accepted to all 8 Ivy League schoolsWith no expectations, New York teenager Harold Ekeh applied to 13 colleges, hoping to "maybe" get into Stony Brook University, about an hour east of his home in Elmont, Long Island.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Nation Now

800 students mistakenly told they got into college

800 students mistakenly told they got into collegeTexas State University mistakenly sent 800 acceptance brochures to applicants, some of whom were not accepted.
  • Nation Now
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

POLL: Should convicted APS cheaters get prison time?

POLL: Should convicted APS cheaters get prison time?Should APS educators found guilty of racketeering spent time in prison?
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Downtown

Former salaries of convicted APS educators

Former salaries of convicted APS educatorsThe jury didn't convict anyone on the theft by taking charges that related to bonuses for scores that went-up because of cheating, but prosecutors did make sure the jury knew how much the educators made around the time scores were inflated on the CRCT.
  • Downtown
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

5 things to do this Spring Break in Metro Atlanta

5 things to do this Spring Break in Metro AtlantaHere's a list of five spring break activities to keep you and your kids occupied for your week off:
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Austell Powder Springs

Cobb County hiring hundreds of teachers

Cobb County hiring hundreds of teachersOverwhelming interest in the job fair forced the school district to find a larger venue.
  • Austell Powder Springs
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Dessa Curb never believed the jury would find her guilty of cheating

Dessa Curb never believed the jury would find her guilty of cheatingDessa Curb is relieved she no longer has the cloud of the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal hanging over her life and always thought she would be found innocent.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Sandy Springs

Bullets found in Fulton County high school bathroom

Bullets found in Fulton County high school bathroomOfficials say police presence will be increased at a Fulton County high school after bullets were found in a bathroom.
  • Sandy Springs
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Gay community looking to form new private school in Atlanta

Gay community looking to form new private school in AtlantaSome Atlantans are joining forces trying to start a new private school where students from all walks of life -- mainly those who are from gay, lesbian or transgender families can feel comfortable.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

APS Trial: 11 of 12 convicted of racketeering

APS Trial: 11 of 12 convicted of racketeeringOne defendant was completely acquitted; the remaining 11 were convicted of racketeering.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Lawrenceville - Snellville

Petition prompts new graduation dress code

Petition prompts new graduation dress codeMale and female graduating seniors at Brookwood High School in Gwinnett County will now have the same dress code when they march across the stage.
  • Lawrenceville - Snellville
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Downtown West End

Clark Atlanta Univ. names Ronald Johnson as new president

Clark Atlanta Univ. names Ronald Johnson as new presidentClark Atlanta University names Texas Southern University's business school dean as president
  • Downtown West End
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago