The state Department of Education announced last week that Habersham Central High School's appeal of the Adequate Yearly Progress rating of the graduation rate for economically disadvantaged students was successful.
Einstein famously dismissed common sense as the collection of prejudices acquired by age 18. Given today's financial complexity, we will require much more than common sense to overcome the economic difficulties we face.
July 20, 2009|
By Jesse Corn
I owe an apology to the readers of this letters column. Up to about three years ago, I thought coal was just the right fuel for power plants. Coal is cheap and in good supply. If only the electric plant owners would use scrubbers to keep the soot out of our air, I thought all would be fine. Anything would be better than that nasty radioactive garbage.
July 20, 2009||Opinion: editorials, letters to the editor