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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.

Rural GA Republicans Split on Private School Voucher Bill

The bill ultimately did not pass out of the Senate before Crossover Day, but it divided the Republican delegation.

Trump Administration Unveils Plan for Historic Investment in America’s Students through Education Freedom Scholarships

""No student should feel stuck in a school that just isn't working for them, or feel hopeless because they live on the 'wrong' side of town" -- Betsy Devos

$260,000 set aside to expand arts education in rural Georgia schools

The Georgia Department of Education is awarding a total of $260,000 to rural school districts to help them expand the fine arts opportunities available...

Two Georgia educators involved in APS test cheating scandal go to prison

Two Georgia educators go to prison involved in APS test cheating scandal.

State Charter Schools Commission Announces Leadership Change

The State Charter Schools Commission of Georgia (SCSC) announced recently that Executive Director Dr. Bonnie Holliday will join the Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA)...

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...

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.

FBI warns parents and schools of edtech cybersecurity threats of student data

Does your child use a lot of technology at school? The FBI sent out a warning about cybersecurity threats associated with educational technology.

Georgia’s leading law official clarifies confusing bus law change

Confusing change to a new bus law prompts top Georgia law official to clarify the law that does not follow best practices for student safety.