Get Schooled with Maureen Downey
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A report released today by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools shows that charter enrollment increased by approximately 225,000 students in 2012-2013.
Our second video of the morning: A viral video of a University of Oregon student snowball fight that escalated into an attack on cars and drivers is garnering national attention and has led to the suspension of a key football player from the Alamo Bowl.
Very funny video by a very funny performer about the lies students tell their teachers. I thought we could use a lighter start to this gray Tuesday.
If you want to illustrate the adage that crime doesn't pay to your children, point to the stiff sentences handed down today in the DeKalb Schools corruption trial.
How often does this happen? The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported this morning that Atlanta Public Schools is investigating allegations that Grady High School’s football team recruited about 20 athletes who faked their home addresses so they could play at the Midtown school.
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Call him Andy Claus.Andrew Young, former U.N. ambassador and former Atlanta mayor, has a new look: red suit, fur-trimmed hat, twinkling smile.
When the National Baseball Hall of Fame’s chairman of the board called Bobby Cox at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Cox let it go to voicemail.
A SWAT standoff in Dawson County has resulted in the arrest of one of the three suspects in the weekend shooting death of a Woodstock man, authorities said.