<strong>Audio Included in Post. Audio©2010 WTLC/Radio One.</strong> Several of the candidates running for Pike Township School Board appeared on a special Candidates Forum on Friday's (April 23rd) Afternoons with Amos. The candidates appearing in the first hour were: John Brown, George Crooks, Carl Liggins, Tammy Moon and Yvette White.
<strong>Audio Included in Post. Audio©2010 WTLC/Radio One.</strong> The candidates for the Indianapolis Public School (IPS) Board At Large, representing the entire IPS district, appeared on Afternoons with Amos Thursday (April 22nd) in a candidates forum. Discussing the issues in IPS were candidates Ronnie Hampton, William Jackson, Leroy Robinson andAndrea (Annie) Roof.
From The Grio: Today President Barack Obama signs the Health care and Education Reconciliation Act on 2010 into law. No one has missed the health…
Audio Included in Post. Audio©2010 WTLC/Radio One. The President of the IPS Board of School Commissioners, Rev. Michael Brown, came to Afternoons with Amos and defended the recent decision to raise the pay of some IPS Administrators. Brown said that the increases weren’t a “raise”, but were changes of administrators to different positions which carried […]
Audio Included in Post. Audio ©2010 WTLC/Radio One. UPDATE! Indiana Supt. of Public Instruction Dr. Tony Bennett Comments on Black Graduation Rates on Afternoons with Amos. The percentage of Indiana’s African-American public school students who graduated in four years from high school rose dramatically during the 2008-2009 school year. Statewide, two-thirds of all African-American members […]
Audio Included in Post. Audio©2009 WTLC/Radio One. Indianapolis Star Columnist Matthew (Matt) Tully discussed his series on Manual High School and more on Afternoons with Amos. Tully has been writing a series of columns since August about what goes on in an urban high school like Manual. On AWA Tully talked about what he learned […]
Audio Clip Attached. Audio©2009 WTLC/Radio One. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan was interviewed on Afternoons with Amos, the first Obama Administration Cabinet member to appear on the award winning talk show. Secretary Duncan talked with Amos about the Obama Administration’s Race to the Top initiative, charter schools, the problem of Black youth placed in special […]
According to http://www.eurweb.com A school teacher in San Antonio, Texas is facing aggravated sexual assault of a child after police say he coerced some of his female students into having sex with him. Police there say 37-year-old Robert Louis Rosseau is being held in the Bexar County jail under a $100,000 bail. According to the […]
According to http://www.eurweb.com High school students in the Houston area school district have petitioned the board to offer Bible classes to fulfill a state law that was passed in 2007. According to the Houston Chronicle, two years ago state lawmakers made it OK for schools to provide elective Bible classes but so far few school […]