Tuesday, July 7, 2009
The More We Dig, the More We Find...
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Aaaak. Apparently, Atherton's cheating scandal was the tip of the iceberg. Richard Belcher at WSB reports that a new grade inflation scandal has been uncovered at MLK High School. Apparently, MLK science teacher Aquarius Cain has blown the whistle that teachers are under pressure not to fail students and that the grades of her mostly failing students were altered by a long-term sub while she was out on maternity leave. Principal Ken Baker had no comment.
If you would like to catch up on some of the other bad news in DeKalb schools, click to view these WSB reports --
Atherton Elementary principal may face criminal charges.
Eugene Walker recused himself on the Development Authority vote for the Sembler tax abatement.
And now we find that the DeKalb County Board of Ethics may actually be an oxymoron.