Broadway-bound scholarship contest open till Jan. 5
by Noreen Cochran
December 16, 2014 12:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A chance to be on Broadway is up for grabs in the August Wilson monologue competition, a national contest named for the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and hosted in Atlanta by Kenny Leon’s True Colors Theatre Co. Metro area high school students have until Jan. 5 to sign up at www.augustwilsonmonologue.com. “There is no cost to apply for this program and no previous acting experience is required,” theater company Education Director Hilda Willis said in a statement. Students can se...
Parents affected by redistricting speak out at meeting
Parents of students affected by Fulton County Schools’ northern redistricting plan used Thursday night’s Board of Education meeting as another opportunity to voice their opinions on the issue. The ...
Dec 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Progress being made in state’s charter school efforts
You may recall I vigorously opposed passage of a constitutional amendment in 2012 creating the State Charter School Commission that would allow an alternative method for authorizing charter schools...
Dec 11, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transportation funding to dominate 2015 Ga. legislative session
Georgia’s transportation needs and how to pay for them emerged this week as the issues that will dominate the 2015 legislation session. Lawmakers convene Jan. 12 at the state Capitol. The search fo...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1432097 views | 0 0 comments | 824 824 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?