Thank You to the Sullivan Foundation and the City of Selma!

March 11, 2015

I cannot begin to express how ecstatic and humble I feel. I keep telling myself, family and friends how undeserving I feel to be the first recipient of the Sullivan and Richie Jean Sherrod Jackson Foundation Phoenix Award. There are so many people – people who paved the path … people who walked across the Edmund…

Happy Friday! Great Opportunities for APS High School Students

January 30, 2015

Happy Friday! We’ve been presented with some great opportunities for our APS high school students! Calling all APS high school students! Martin Luther King, Jr. used his words to change history. How will you use yours? The National Liberty Museum’s Selma Speech & Essay Contest is open to APS High School students ages 14-18 (as…

“SELMA” for APS Students – High school students can go for FREE while supplies last!!!

January 16, 2015

Everyone who knows me, knows that I am passionate about education.  If there is anything that rivals my love of public education…it is my love for my hometown of Selma, Alabama. This year Selma celebrates the 50th anniversary of the historic 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  This was…