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Georgia Rotary Club offering scholarships to study overseas

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

Educator Awarded $1,000 as Conservation Teacher of Year

A Monroe County teacher’s proposal to create a habitat for bats has earned a $1,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. The agency...

Superintendent Woods names 2019 AP Honor Schools

“It’s essential that we offer a robust set of opportunities to Georgia students, and Advanced Placement is an important part of that,” State School Superintendent Richard Woods. “I congratulate the educators and leaders who worked to create strong AP programs in these 230 Georgia schools, ultimately connecting students with high-level coursework and the opportunity to gain college credit.”

Georgia approves new standards for fine arts, physical education

Based on the recommendation of State School Superintendent Richard Woods, the State Board of Education last month approved revised standards for physical education and several fine arts areas. All standards were developed or revised based on public feedback, including opportunities for public comment and participation from educators, business and industry representatives, parents, and advocates.

Scorecard Rates Georgia Lawmakers on ‘School Choice’

See who made the list for Honor Roll and Champion of School Choice initiatives in Georgia.

100 Elementary Schools With “Best Teachers In Georgia” For 2019

Have you ever wondered which schools have the best teachers in Georgia? Niche.com, a ranking website that often forcuses on schools and education, ranked the...

Georgia Ed Department offers new high school diploma seal, ‘Career Ready Diploma’

The Georgia Department of Education is offering a new Career Ready Diploma Seal – an additional recognition, layered onto the regular high school diploma, for students...

Georgia Department of Education provides funding for career education labs

The Georgia Department of Education has awarded $501,000 in FastTrack grant funds to four schools to support them in equipping their Career, Technical, and...

Georgia Awarded $2.9M Grant for Preschool Development for Children

Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) announced recently that Georgia has been awarded a $2.9 million Preschool Development...

Georgia’s reading and math scores show anemic improvement

The 2017 NAEP test results, known as the "Nation's Report Card", show stagnant results all over the country. Georgia's results did improve from the...