Defense, prosecutors preview Atlanta public school cheating cases

...Sanford Allen Wallack, an attorney representing former teacher Dessa Curb, said prosecutors will try to tie every...professional honors or children's illnesses and former teacher Shani Robinson stood with her attorney in front of...

State commission in crisis

...years. LaBerge just represents the latest iteration.Multiple factors contributed to its fate.The first was a former teacher who ran a struggling bookstore in Rome. George Anderson used to kill time sorting through the commission's online...

Superintendent finalist answers questions from board members, public

...contract information. Some took pictures, lined up to ask questions or just shook Pringle's hand.Mary Howard, a former teacher who won the RCBOE Teacher of the Year award in 2007, said she liked Pringle's "focus on instruction and children...

Bond denied in child pornography case

A former teacher charged with child pornography altered pictures of an area teen-ager to make nude images with her features, federal prosecutors...

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Still a great injustice

...injustices, David Drayton is a free man today, while his former teacher, Gail Hendrick, still lies at home in bed in a semi-comatose...these days must be praying as hard as anyone that his former teacher stays alive, because if she dies as a result of her...

Disagrees teachersare overpaid

...March 26 letter from Bill Dekle: As a former resident of Millen and product of the Jenkins County school system and former teacher in this school system, I feel it is my duty to make Mr. Dekle aware of a few facts. He implies that teachers in...

Opinion columns
Former Burke County Teacher of Year charged with sexual involvement with student

A former Teacher of the Year at Burke County High School was accused Wednesday of inappropriate relations with a student. It is the second arrest...

State school superintendent candidates debate Common Core at forum

...Fort, former Dekalb School board member Nancy Jester, former defense contractor Fitz Johnson, academic coach and former teacher Kira Willis and educator Richard Woods spoke about their platforms before answering questions.Republican candidates...

3 agree in Georgia school race

...have experience in education?" Fort asked.The remaining six have their own education credentials, either as a former teacher (Sharyl Dawes, Richard Woods and Mary Kay Bacallao), school board member (Nancy Jester and Bacallao), education...

As girls grow, their leggings draw attention at school

...the honors student asks, showing them the student handbook to prove she's not violating the code.At least one former teacher who's now an expert in education law advises schools to continue to focus instead on safety ? and to ignore students...