School flexibility act moves forward

Focus @ 4 will have an updated report on the school flexibility bill on Thursday's show. Details from the Associated Press are below.

Ala. committee approves school flexibility bill

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A state Senate committee has approved legislation designed to give city and county school systems more flexibility in dealing with state education laws.

The Senate Education Committee voted 9-0 for the bill Tuesday after adding amendments to protect the tenure rights of teachers and to make sure the legislation can't be used to create charter schools... Click here to read full story.




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