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Georgia Department Of Education Provides $500,000 For Middle School Computer Coding Programs

The funds, awarded to 20 schools in 19 school districts, specifically target middle schools in rural, underserved, or high-poverty school clusters.

July 2, 2019

Application Open For Second Round Of Rural Education Fund Grants

Rural Education Fund grants help rural schools and districts meet their students’ needs.

July 1, 2019

Georgia Approves New Elementary Agriculture Courses

New K-5 standards aim to help students understand the powerful impact of agriculture on Georgia’s prosperity.

June 26, 2019

Georgia Department Of Education Offers Support To Districts In Hurricane Michael Aftermath

The Georgia Department of Education is offering training to assist schools, districts, and communities coping with the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.

January 29, 2019

Georgia Department of Education Dedicates $260,000 To Expand Arts Education In Rural Schools

Twenty rural districts are receiving stART grants, which can be used to create or expand arts initiatives that significantly improve students’ access to the arts.

January 4, 2019

Georgia Department Of Education Provides Funding For Career Education Labs

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

October 5, 2018

New GKIDS Readiness Check Measures Kindergarteners' Entry-Level Skills

The information gathered using the readiness check will help teachers plan instruction and families understand their child’s strengths and areas for growth.

July 5, 2017

Register For The 2nd Annual Educate Georgia Summit

Join State Representative Valencia Stovall (D-Lake City) for the 2nd annual Educate Georgia Summit Wednesday, January 11, and Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Georgia State Capitol during the 2017...

December 1, 2016

The Launch Of The Georgia Standards Of Excellence For Social Studies

The State Board of Education approved the first Georgia Standards of Excellence for social studies, which will be implemented during the 2017-18 school year following a full year of teacher training...

July 6, 2016

Georgia DOE Selects Family-Friendly Partnership School Award Winners

Six Georgia schools have been selected as 2016 winners of the Georgia Family-Friendly Partnership School Award. The winners were selected because they represent the best in customer service for...

June 30, 2016

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