Apple iPad Grant Aids Home Schooling Effort in Perry Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Public schools across the state are back in session. However, the COVID-19 outbreak has forced school districts to home-school students. Classes have resumed at Perry County Schools — although students will stay home while learning. “This is uncharted territory!” Superintendent Dr. John Heard says the Apple ConnectEd grant — awarded to the school district back…

Sales Tax Revenue Provides Technology, Improvements

There are more than 1,700 students in the Andalusia City School system. Every student in grades K-12 will have access to an electronic device in the upcoming school year. The technology will be paid for by the city’s half cent sales tax, which has been in effect for six years. The revenue from the tax is used exclusively for education….