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Should Georgia’s school start dates be uniform? State Senators study the possibilities

A Georgia Senate study committee looks to review when schools in Georgia should start back to school.

First lady of Georgia makes 900th school visit

First lady Sandra Deal makes 900th school visit

17 Georgia school districts receive $500,000 grant for computer coding courses

The Georgia Department of Education announced Wednesday that it will provide $500,000 to 17 school districts to implement middle-school computer coding programs. The funds, approved...

Some think education spending should increase nationally, poll finds

New poll finds that the general public would like to see increases to public education funding.

Teachers Get a Hefty Dose of Biotech at Week-Long Georgia Bio Workshop

-The Georgia BioEd Institute’s Summer Biotech Immersion program, sponsored by local biopharma company UCB, provided a laboratory-intensive professional learning experience to eight high school...

Report: Consistent and strong teacher evaluation models improve teachers and students

Recent Efforts to Improve Teacher Evaluations Yield Multiple Benefits, Including Retaining More Effective Teachers and Prompting Least Effective Teachers to Leave.

Nonprofit Signed Agreement to Offer Career Pathway Classes for Homeschoolers

The Dr. Annise Mabry Foundation recently signed a one-year contract with eDynamic Learning Inc to offer over 200 electives and career pathway courses exclusively for...

$1.1 million in grants awarded to rural Georgia school districts

Grants awarded to rural GA school districts

Superintendent Woods: Teachers changed my life, teaching shaped my life, and I want to...

The following letter was written by State School Superintendent Richard Woods during Teacher Appreciation Week. In Georgia, the Department of Education is celebrating Teacher...

First Lady Deal completes 1,000th school visit

First Lady Sandra Deal was recently joined by Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) Commissioner Amy M. Jacobs...