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...

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...

Georgia: Students hand back in yearbook after racial slur is pictured

A school district spokeswoman says the publisher will issue a revised yearbook at no cost to the students or the school district.

Georgia State School Chief announces $16 million available for school safety

$16 million available for school safety improvements

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

Georgia fully restored funding to out-dated funding formula

Georgia teacher in custody after report of shots at school

Police officers responded to reports of shots fired inside a Georgia high school on Wednesday and a teacher who was apparently barricaded in a classroom was taken into custody, authorities said.

Bus drivers in Georgia school district illegally go on strike

Bus drivers in a Georgia school district call out sick and illegally go on strike.

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.

GA State School Chief sends letter to educators on school safety

Open letter from State School Superintendent Richard Woods to the state's district educators throughout the state on school safety.   Dear colleagues, Each day we are entrusted...

$1.1 million in grants awarded to rural Georgia school districts

Grants awarded to rural GA school districts