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Douglasville, GA
Monday, November 20, 2017

Schools adept at shoring up security at any hint of danger

Schools have become adept at rapidly shoring up security, measuring responses against the toll it could take on students’ learning and sense of safety.

Georgia receives $61 million for reading and literacy

Big money for the peach state.

Three Douglas Schools Earn ‘Greatest Gains’ Awards from Governor’s Program

Gov. Nathan Deal, along with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA), announced Friday that 226 Georgia public schools in 54 districts will receive...

Two Paulding Schools Earn ‘Greatest Gains’ Awards from Governor’s Program

Gov. Nathan Deal, along with the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA), announced Friday that 226 Georgia public schools in 54 districts will receive...

Atlanta school evacuated after pipe bursts, causing bang

A pipe burst with a loud bang at an Atlanta elementary school early Wednesday, prompting officials to evacuate students, authorities said.

Georgia college expands training program for truck drivers

A Georgia college is expanding its training program for commercial truck drivers as the U.S. faces a national trucker shortage.

Talks begin to rewrite rules protecting students from fraud

Education Department officials opened formal negotiations on Monday to rewrite federal rules meant to protect students from fraud by colleges and universities.

Christmas in Lithia Brings Fun, Funds to Lithia Springs High School

Lithia Springs High School hosted their 32nd Annual "Christmas in Lithia" event over the weekend, hosting over 170 vendors as well as plenty of food...

Lawsuit seeks new recourse on for-profit college fraud

Two women who claim they were defrauded by a for-profit college have sued the Education Department and a private loan servicer in a case their attorneys say could provide a new legal remedy for tens of thousands of students frustrated with the department’s inaction on claims seeking loan forgiveness.

Georgia begins effort to turn around low-performing schools

Members of the board met recently to discuss how they’ll start the process of attempting to turn around struggling schools across the state
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