Atlanta Public Schools will hold a series of public meetings to gather community input on the district’s operating model and flexibility options, which affect how the district is overseen and how much freedom it has from state requirements.
Earlier in the week, we discussed the Education Next survey on Common Core State Standards that found a spike in opposition to Common Core while seeing continued and stable support for national standards in general.
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The bizarre dispute in Austell is simply one between a mechanic and a customer: Mechanic does $1,600 worth of work on a Volkswagen and says the customer won’t pay up; customer says the mechanic did the work without his OK and is now holding the car hostage.
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