Column: Ga. teachers sound off on future of public...
by Dick Yarbrough
Columnist
03:33 PM, Thursday, May 28
My recent open letter to Georgia’s public school teachers produced as much response as I have received in a long time. Teachers from one end of the state to the other have weighed in and the comments are still coming. To put it mildly, many classr...

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