Bibb County's new alternative elementary school opened Monday. Special schools for kids with behavioral problems are common at the middle and high school level, but virtually unheard of for elementary students.
Bibb County Deputy Superintendent for Student Affairs Ed Judie discusses the on-going controversy over the administration's new discipline policies, and defends the principle that it's better to keep troubled kids in the classroom.
The Justice Department has approved new district voting maps for Bibb County's school district. But the decision now raises questions about whether the new or old voting plans should be used for primary elections this summer.