New Birmingham BOE promises board knows its lane

Newly-elected Birmingham Board of Education President Randall Woodfin. (

It's a new day and a new start for the Birmingham Board of Education. The new board, consisting of six new members and just three incumbents, promise this time will be different; the board will put the children first.

Board President Randall Woodfin appeared on focus@4 with Pam Huff. He told her the board members know their duties and will allow school superintendent Dr. Craig Witherspoon to perform his duties.

Listen to the entire interview.