Alabama Mandatory Kindergarten Bill Fails In Senate
A bill to require children to complete kindergarten before heading to first grade has failed in the Senate with a 13-18 vote. All no votes were from Republican Senators with Democrats all voting yes.
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Alabama Bill Requiring A Child To Complete Kindergarten Passes House
A bill that would require a child to complete kindergarten before moving on to the first grade passed the House yesterday.
Currently, in Alabama, a child is eligible to move on to the first…Continue To Article
Alabama Ranked 49th Worst State, Thank God For… Louisiana
USNews has released their best states rankings for 2019 and Alabama has managed to stay away from being ranked last yet again. This time we…Continue To Article
Alabama Needs Common Core Standards, Not More Bureaucratic Obstacles
Marsh and his conservative legislator cronies are doing their best to politicize education rather than improve it. Instead of letting educators make informed decisions and do their jobs, Marsh and company seem more interested in forcing public schools to offer Bible classes and to reinsert outdated education standards that are decades old.Continue To Article
Alabama Bill Allowing Bible Elective Courses Raises Concerns
In late January, Republican Alabama State Senator Tim Melson pre-filed SB 14 in the Alabama legislature. This bill would grant public schools the permission to offer Bible-based elective courses to their students. More…Continue To Article
Gadsden Voters Approve Electing School Board Members
Gadsden went to the polls today to decide whether or not Gadsden City School Board members should be elected to their position or appointed.
As of writing, nearly 69 percent of voters have…Continue To Article