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Editorials from around New EnglandMcClatchy Washington BureauSchool Board Chair Amanda Russell and Vice Chair Betsey Andrews Parker, each with years of experience on the board, both live in Ward 6. It is possible that one could run in Ward 6 and the other could run at large and win re-election to the board, but ...and more »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 1:49 pm
Democrat Betsy Rader will seek to challenge
cleveland.comDemocrat Betsy Rader will seek to challenge US Rep. Dave Joycecleveland.comBut Rader, a 55-year-old Russell Township resident, said voters in the district have shown a willingness to vote based on the individual candidates, not their party. In an interview with cleveland.com, Rader noted that Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 3:08 am
Universal preschool access could help next
Mountain XpressUniversal preschool access could help next generation thriveMountain XpressBetsey Russell helped lay the groundwork during Pre4Cle's early days as an Asheville-based consultant, and is now a member of the collaborative. And though both organizations have similar goals, there are also significant differences, she points out.and more »
Posted on 24 February 2017 | 6:30 am
Will the Senate Block Betsy DeVos? - The
The AtlanticWill the Senate Block Betsy DeVos?The AtlanticTwo Republican senators announced on Wednesday they would oppose Betsy DeVos's nomination for education secretary, presenting the first serious threat to one of President Trump's Cabinet picks. Senators Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of ...and more »
Posted on 1 February 2017 | 12:29 pm
Betsy DeVos' position on guns in schools is
Washington Examiner (blog)Betsy DeVos' position on guns in schools is not extremeWashington Examiner (blog)While people hyperventilate about Betsy DeVos, President-elect Trump's choice to lead the Education Department, supposedly demanding guns in schools to protect from grizzly attacks (she didn't actually say that), her actual position got lost in the ...and more »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 8:45 am
Keep the profit out of education
Betsey Russell is a nonprofit communications consultant who lives in Asheville.
Posted on 10 June 2015 | 4:49 am
POLL: Should School Board Members Be Elected
The research I've seen shows virtually no difference in performance and is inconclusive," parent Betsey Russell said ... City Schools, have appointed school boards. The remaining 112 school systems elect their school board members. That's also typical ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 1:19 am
Brandi Glanville: RHOBH Eileen Davidson
LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Brandi Glanville says Eileen Davidson allegedly stole Vince Van Patten from his ex-wife (Betsey Russell). And tonight Brandi Glanville is allegedly saying something bad about Kim Richards as well. Brandi “Lisa went bankrupt in ...
Posted on 17 March 2015 | 8:01 am
Wanted: Top applicants for City Board of
You can learn more about being a school board member at a special Board of Education session for interested applicants at 5:30 on Jan. 28 at the ACS Central Office, 85 Mountain St. Betsey Russell lives in Asheville. She is a member of the Asheville City ...
Posted on 15 January 2015 | 8:00 am
More reason to distrust for-profit charter
NC Policy Watch contributor Betsey Russell recently forwarded a story from the Akron Beacon Journal that raises further doubts about for-profit charter schools. It turns out that the Beacon-Journal has been conducting a months-long study of charters in ...
Posted on 3 December 2014 | 10:38 pm