Nearly half of all former educators indicted in the sprawling cheating case have pleaded guilty to less charges in exchange for their cooperation. The rest will stand trial later this year.
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December 20, 2013
Eight educators so far have pleaded guilty to lesser charges in negotiated agreements with state prosecutors.
October 04, 2013
Atlanta's mayor says that the next superintendent should make $600,000 per year.
September 06, 2013
A former area director who oversaw more than 20 schools in the Atlanta district is acquitted of charges that she influenced a witness.
July 01, 2013
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June 20, 2013
The judge overseeing the case expresses concerns over defendants' statements to state investigators.
April 22, 2013
Beverly Hall's lawyers refute allegations that the former schools chief inflated test scores in order to boost her annual bonus payments.
April 08, 2013
Kathy Augustine, who was deputy superintendent of curriculum and instruction, is the highest ranking former Atlanta administrator who was not indicted in cheating scandal
January 20, 2012
Title I schools earned the money by meeting AYP three years in a row.
December 30, 2011
Test tampering in Atlanta, Arlene Ackerman's departure from Philadelphia: both were among the most-read blog posts in District Dossier in 2011.