Shirley Franklin: Beverly Hall left APS ‘better than she found it’

PolitiFact takes the former mayor to task for her absurd defense of the beleaguered APS superintendent: The data Franklin uses to demonstrate Hall left APS “significantly better than she found it” is flawed. At least two of the statistics Franklin mentions are clouded by APS’ integrity crisis, and two are unconfirmed. That leaves school construction … Continue reading Shirley Franklin: Beverly Hall left APS ‘better than she found it’

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Notes on a scandal

Engrossing stuff: State report depicts Parks Middle as example of problems in district A few weeks later, teacher Damany Lewis told investigators, [Principal Christopher] Waller approached him with an unusual question: “Do you think you could get into something undetected?” Lewis, who gave investigators an extensive statement admitting his role in the cheating, answered yes. … Continue reading Notes on a scandal