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Georgia Preschool Teacher Recognized As PBS KIDS "Early Learning Champion"

Andrea Zoppo, one of 17 early childhood teachers and care providers and the only teacher from Georgia, will receive professional learning opportunities over the next two years as a part of a new awards program from PBS...

by Mary Anne Lane | November 14, 2018

Art Education For The 21st Century

The relationship between art education and our fanatic focus on STEM can lead to the biggest and most innovative breakthroughs.

by Michael Kuenlen | November 6, 2018

Georgia Middle School Student Develops Device To Predict Effects Of Autism; Wins Award In the National Broadcom MASTERS Competition

Asmi Kumar, a 14-year-old student from Milton, GA, developed a prototype that aims to predict autistic meltdowns.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 31, 2018

GPB Education Takes Classrooms On A Live Exploration Of The Symphony

Hear from Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians and explore the science of sound with this interactive live virtual field trip.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 29, 2018

Georgia Department Of Education Launches Partnership For Rural Growth, Dedicating An Additional $1.6 million To Education In Rural Georgia

The Georgia Department of Education is launching the Partnership for Rural Growth, an initiative to expand the resources available to public school districts in rural Georgia.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 25, 2018

Americans Select To Kill A Mockingbird As America’s Best-Loved Novel

Outlander, Harry Potter, Pride and Prejudice, and The Lord of the Rings rank in top five with over 4 million votes cast.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 24, 2018

Students Make A Movie And Learn Finance Skills With New Game Lights, Camera, Budget!

Lights, Camera, Budget! is an online game designed to help middle and high school students learn, study, and review financial literacy topics while also practicing their budgeting skills.

by Laura Evans | October 22, 2018

15 Spooktacular Classroom Resources For Halloween

No tricks, just treats! Use the following resources and activities for your kids at school or at home!

by Mary Anne Lane | October 19, 2018

For The Third Year In A Row, Georgia Students Surpass National Average On ACT

Georgia’s students continued to outpace the nation on the ACT in 2018.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 17, 2018

Information Literacy In The 21st Century

Today, our students face a daunting media landscape that never seems to turn off and is hyper-driven by getting their attention. Here's how you can help them navigate it.

by Michael Kuenlen | October 11, 2018

Celebrate Red Ribbon Week October 23-31

Unite the students in your classroom and throughout the school in a stand against drugs by celebrating Red Ribbon Week on October 23-31.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 9, 2018

Georgia Department Of Education Provides Funding For Career Education Labs

​FastTrack grants support CTAE labs in Cobb, Henry, and Hall counties.

by Mary Anne Lane | October 5, 2018

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