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Back To School: Georgia's Tax Free Weekend Starts Tomorrow!

The first day of school is just around the corner. For most Georgia families, that means it's time for some back to school shopping. Luckily, Georgia shoppers can shop Friday and Saturday without...

July 30, 2015

Getting Back to School in the Best Frame of Mind!

June is a memory, and July is quickly fading away. With the start of August, one thing is on everyone’s mind: BACK TO SCHOOL! Starting back to school means different things to different people...

July 27, 2015

Back to School Networking Event Sept 18

When the school year is in full swing, it is often difficult to find the time and place to rub elbows with your colleagues outside of the classroom. We’re providing you with an opportunity to...

September 9, 2014

An Anthem for Back-to-School

Chance the Rapper has reformatted the theme song from the PBS Kids program Arthur. Chance’s rendition of the popular theme song is eventually familiar enough to be lovable and different enough to be...

August 6, 2014

Here are Lesson Plans for the First Week Back to School

If you need help easing back into the classroom, PBS Learning Media has resources to help: lesson plans for each day of the week back to school. They have a catchier name for this series. It’s...

August 4, 2014

Yes, Georgia Has a Tax Free Shopping Weekend in 2014

The tax-free back-to-school shopping weekend is back on August 1 and August 2, 2014 across the state of Georgia! The rules from previous years remain the same. The main and notable difference is...

July 28, 2014

Back to School Bash at Home

We, the parents, are a little overwhelmed at the changes a new school year brings. So, we’re taking a break and celebrating with a Back to School Bash at home. Our dear child has been gifted with...

August 2, 2013

7 Books to Get Ready for School

Whether we’re ready for summer to be over or not, the school year is starting. A half dozen districts or so around the state are already back today. More start tomorrow and by the end of next week...

August 1, 2013

School Year Resolutions

We’ve been doing a weekly summer fun blog series that is, sadly, winding down. Those back-to-school ads are running and stores are putting all their fun, summer clothes on clearance – sure signs...

July 26, 2013

Yes, Georgia Has a Tax Free Weekend in 2013

Yes, Georgia has a tax-free weekend in 2013. And we are grateful! Costs for fuel and goods are staying up (and even climbing) and we need a break. Circle August 9-10 on your calendars, set a...

July 15, 2013

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