Tag Archives: teach for america

Byrd, Collins Responses to APN’s APS BOE Questionnaire

(APN) ATLANTA — In the Atlanta Public Schools Board of Education District 6 seat, candidates Dell Byrd and Eshe Collins are in a Run-off.     APN attempted to reached out to Byrd during the General Election by email and phone.  However, an email to her email address, as listed on the City’s qualifying list, was returned; and her phone […]

Read more

Teach for America Agenda Advanced by Four Alumni Seeking APS Seats (UPDATE 1)

(APN) ATLANTA — It is likely no coincidence that four candidates for Atlanta Public Schools (APS) Board of Education (BOE) are alumni of Teach for America (TFA), including three newcomers and one incumbent who himself is fairly new to the Board.  In fact, TFA has been pushing its alumni to run for office since at least 2008, in order to […]

Read more