Georgia to reduce testing for middle school students this spring on the Milestones

More than two years after the new passage of the federal education law, Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), very few states are taking advantage...

Column: Georgia’s schools ignore parental consent on student mental health

Jane Robbins is a Harvard educated attorney and a senior fellow with the APP Foundation, based out of Georgia. Robbins has modeled federal and...

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...

Atlanta school to finish probe into blackface performance

An Atlanta charter school’s investigation into a student blackface performance is set to end Tuesday. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that second-graders at The Kindezi School at Old...

Teachers acquire a new skill: how to stop the bleeding

As she learned the basics of applying direct pressure, packing a wound with gauze and tying a tourniquet, sixth-grade math and social studies teacher...

Advocates: School gun clubs teach discipline, not violence

Their classmates took to the streets to protest gun violence and to implore adults to restrict guns, seeming to forecast a generational shift in...

New look unveiled for MLK’s childhood school in Atlanta

An Atlanta high school once attended by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has unveiled the architectural renderings of the renovated school. Atlanta Public Schools superintendent...

Georgia woman admits posting video depicting school threat

Police in Georgia say a woman who admitted posting a video depicting a shooting threat to an elementary school has been arrested. Savannah police said...

School apologizes for second-graders’ blackface masks

An Atlanta charter school has apologized for a performance in which second-graders held blackface masks while reciting a poem about hiding the pain of discrimination . The Kindezi...

Georgia’s governor restores funding to aging K-12 funding formula

Georgia fully restored funding to out-dated funding formula