Schools

Atlanta name schools after Congressman John Lewis Harper-Archer Middle School in Atlanta is now officially John Lewis Invictus Academy.  This isn’t the first metro Atlanta school to be named after the civil right icon.  John Robert Lewis Elementary school opened in Brookhaven last year.   Police investigating Transgender woman murder Police are investigating what lead […]

DeKalb County Schools Hiring The DeKalb County school district is looking for teachers and principals.  Superintendent Dr. Stephen Green says their short about 135 teachers and are looking to fill the positions.  http://www.dekalbschoolsga.org/careers/   U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions visits Atlanta U.S. Attorney Jeff Sessions will be in Atlanta today speaking to a group of […]

  Crossover day in the Georgia legislature Today is a big day at the Georgia State capitol, it’s crossover day.  If proposed bills don’t pass at least the House or the Senate the bills are dead for this session.  The campus carry bill will likely come up for a vote in the House and we […]

The city of Atlanta police shortage The city of Atlanta is about 200 police officers short.  Atlanta police chief Erika Shields says the #1 reason cops are leaving Atlanta is pay.  Chief Erika Shields is developing a 4 year plan to present to all of the upcoming mayoral candidates.   Operation fix failing schools Last […]

Houston school district approves $1.2 M to rename schools honoring the Confederacy. The divisive plan goes into effect for the 2016-17 school year.

A group of teachers, principals, and administrators from Atlanta were found guilty this week of taking part in one of the nation’s biggest cheating scandals…

Author Kwame Alexander knows the importance of reading comprehension, but he also knows how important it is to relate to children. Alexander founded Book in a…