Close
MORE NEWS

local

Local Weather
Atlanta, GA
8 AM
Sunny
58°
2 PM
Sunny
80°
8 PM
Sunny
75°
2 AM
Clear
61°
Headlines

Updated 7:05 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
Life

Class Act with Donna Lowry

Class Act with Donna LowryClass Act with Donna Lowry
  • Life
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Kids Who Care

Kids Who Care

Kids Who CareSee remarkable kids making a difference in the community
  • Kids Who Care
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Downtown

Could 3 APS defendants get lighter prison sentences?

Could 3 APS defendants get lighter prison sentences?Could 3 APS defendants get lighter prison sentences?
  • Downtown
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

Georgia student gets into four Ivy League schools

Georgia student gets into four Ivy League schoolsMost students would be honored to get an acceptance letter from one Ivy League school; Auriel Wright has four to choose from.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks ago
News

Cobb County Schools camp: 3,000 invited to sign-up for just 200 slots

Cobb County Schools camp: 3,000 invited to sign-up for just 200 slotsCobb County Schools invited 3,000 of its brightest 4th-6th graders to sign-up for just 200 slots.
  • News
  • 2 weeks ago
Dallas - Paulding County

Paulding County to hold teacher job fair

Paulding County to hold teacher job fairThe Paulding County School District will hold a hiring fair for new teachers this Thursday.
  • Dallas - Paulding County
  • 2 weeks 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, 1 month 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
  • 2 weeks, 3 days 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
  • 2 weeks, 5 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
  • 2 weeks, 5 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
  • 2 weeks, 6 days 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
  • 2 weeks, 6 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
  • 2 weeks, 6 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
  • 2 weeks, 6 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
  • 3 weeks 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
  • 3 weeks, 1 day 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
  • 3 weeks, 5 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
  • 3 weeks, 6 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
  • 4 weeks 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month ago