ERIC Number: ED516069
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Reference Count: N/A
Alabama Education News. Volume 34, Number 4
Sibley, Michael O., Ed.
Alabama Department of Education
"Alabama Education News" is published monthly except for June, July, and December by the Alabama Department of Education. This publication, authorized by Section 16-2-4 of the "Code of Alabama", as recompiled in 1975, is a public service of the Alabama Department of Education designed to inform citizens and educators about programs and goals of public education in Alabama. This issue contains the following articles: (1) Raising Expectations: Common Core Standards in Alabama; (2) Students Combine Personal Creativity, Flare, and Skills to Create the Nation's Best Culinary Dishes; (3) ASCA 2010 Conference February 11, 2011; (4) Explore Alabama's Natural Beauty with Educational and Conservational Programs; (5) Life on the Farm...Brought to Your School; (6) February is "College Application and Financial Aid Month"; (7) Torchbearer Schools Prove Every Child Can Learn; (8) Get Ready for the Second Annual Distance Learning Week February 7-11; (8) Find or Follow the Alabama Department of Education on Facebook and Twitter!; (9) Dr. Ethel H. Hall Featured in 2011 Calendar; (10) Alabama Ranks High in Nation on Decreasing Dropout Rate; (11) SDE, ALFA, AISA Promotes Safe Driving Among Teen Drivers; (12) 18th Annual School Board Member Recognition Month; and (13) Great Central U.S. Shake Out on April 28, 2011. Regular features include: (1) Awards, Opportunities, and Professional Development; (2) Teacher of the Month, and (3) January State Board of Education Meeting Agenda Items.
Descriptors: Dropout Rate, Educational Objectives, Public Education, Academic Standards, State Standards, Conferences (Gatherings), Conservation (Environment), Environmental Education, College Applicants, Student Financial Aid, Educational Quality, Distance Education, Educational Technology, Profiles, Safety, Motor Vehicles, Adolescents, Boards of Education, Cooking Instruction, Expectation, Agricultural Occupations, African Americans
Alabama Department of Education. 50 North Ripley Street, P.O. Box 302101, Montgomery, AL 36104. Tel: 334-242-9700; Web site: http://www.alsde.edu
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Alabama Department of Education
Identifiers - Location: Alabama