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Threat of mass school shooting at a South Georgia high school

A South GA high school received a threating letter of a mass school shooting.

Secretary DeVos: “Supplement, not Supplant” Proposal Helps Promote Effective Spending, Flexibility

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released proposed non-regulatory guidance to support school districts' compliance with the requirement that federal funds supplement, and do not supplant, state and local funds

Georgia AP pass rates continue to increase

In Georgia, 23.2 percent of public school students in the class of 2018 earned a 3 or higher on an AP exam.

$1.1 million in grants awarded to rural Georgia school districts

Grants awarded to rural GA school districts

Georgia Rotary Club offering scholarships to study overseas

Georgia Rotary Club offering $24,000 in scholarships to study overseas.

Evans-Tattnall Homeschool Co-Op Thrives with Academic & Fellowship Successes

A homeschooling cooperative in southeast Georgia brings together around 30 families and 78 children each week to offer the ultimate homeschooling experience, complete with ‘enrichment classes’ on everything from chemistry and zoology to choir and Constitutional literacy.

Georgia’s 25 safest school districts

What are GA's safest school systems? Is your district on the list?

Column: Teacher pay matters. So does pay policy

Column: "Union leaders are doing their members no favors by fighting efforts to remove ineffective teachers from the classroom, as that provides reticent state legislators and school boards all the evidence they need to resist pay increases. "

GA Dept of Education Continues Effort to Help Counties Impacted by Hurricane Michael

In addition to the training opportunity, GaDOE has provided ongoing assistance to school districts impacted by Hurricane Michael, including financial support through the Georgia Foundation for Public Education.

3 Georgia Students Make List of 161 Presidential Scholars

This week, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their accomplishments...