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High school graduations to test virus rules in Alabama

Ceremonies are allowed because the state last week eliminated rules that limited crowds to 10 people or fewer.

Eric Mackey outlines phased plan to reopen schools

The timeline was tentative and dependent on the impact of the virus.

Alabama schools to finish year through distance learning

Kay Ivey, who had closed schools through April 5, said it became clear that schools cannot reopen yet.

Alabama reports its first case of coronavirus in the state

The Alabama Department of Public Health recommended that people cancel or avoid large public gatherings with more than 500 people.

Alabama releases school report cards

Alabama public schools and school systems have been assigned letter grades for performance in new report cards released Friday by the State...

Alabama education officials create plan for schools to monitor juvenile sex...

Alabama education officials plan to create a model policy so that all public school systems are ready to monitor student sex offenders in two...

Alabama wants more money for school security, transportation, nurses

The Alabama Department of Education wants more money for school security and other programs next year. The Montgomery Advertiser reported that State Schools Superintendent Eric Mackey said...

Alabama’s ban on yoga in schools questioned

Alabama for 25 years has banned yoga in public schools, and a Hindu activist says it’s time to change that. Rajan Zed of Nevada in...

You’re out! Alabama ‘inappropriate’ P.E. activities list resurfaces

A dubious list of activities for Alabama's physical education (P.E.) classes resurfaced on Tuesday, in "normal" childhood games like duck duck goose, musical chairs and...

Alabama awards $1 million to 50 elementary schools for reading success

Hoping to breathe new life into a once-thriving program, Alabama lawmakers added an additional $1 million to the Alabama Reading Initiative (ARI) budget during the...



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