This Time Montgomery Mayor Gets It Right

A few days ago we took Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange to task for his plan to turn to charter schools to solve Montgomery’s education woes.  In our opinion, he is ignoring deep-rooted issues and is hoping for a “quick fix” instead. But earlier this...

Montgomery Finally Gets Some Good News

After 12 months of limbo, the Montgomery County school board has gotten court-authorized approval to hire an interim superintendent within 30 days and a permanent superintendent by May 30. The system went under state intervention in January 2017 and has not had a...

Montgomery Mayor Just Doesn’t Get It

According to the Montgomery Advertiser Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange now has a vision of a series of charter schools being the salvation of education in the capital city.  (Before he goes too far down this trail he would be smart to check in with Washington DC and New...

Montgomery Intervention. From Bad To Worse.

If anyone ever does a case study of how NOT to handle a local school system intervention, there probably is no better example than what has been going on with the Montgomery County system since last January. This has been a train wreck from the moment Mike Sentance...

Montgomery. We Have A Problem.

Though there are still a few die-hards trying to defend Mike Sentence, anyone who has paid attention to the Montgomery school intervention begun by him has gotten an up close and personal look at how incompetent he really was.. Sentence hired Jermall Wright from...