The Birmingham Community Coalition is a partnership between a local middle school, local community-based organizations, and the University of Alabama at Birmingham aimed to strengthen relationships between students, teachers, caregivers and other community members to promote the well-being and future success of youth.  Funding to initiate the coalition and evaluate its early work is provided by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities.  Coalition members are using the Communities that Care model to guide project activities.

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Birmingham City Schools Has a New Superintendent

In May 2015, Birmingham City Schools named a new Superintendent, Dr. Kelley Castlin Gacutan.   Dr. Gacutan is a native of the Birmingham area but comes back to city after serving as the Director of School Operations for Bibb County Schools in Macon, Georgia.   In her message to the Birmingham City Schools Community, Dr. Gauctan expresses … Continued