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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

New Program for Improved Parent Engagement from DOE

First Lady of Georgia Sandra Deal and State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge announced the I CAN Play a Role Campaign this week.

October 23, 2014

Free Digital Textbooks Now Available Online Through Georgia Department of Education

The Georgia Department of Education is offering free digital textbooks that are now available online.Head over to www.gavirtuallearning.org/Resource and click on the words click here underneath the...

September 3, 2014

Georgia Selected for National Teacher Preparation Program Pilot

Georgia will be involved in shaping how the next generation of educators are trained. The Georgia Department of Education announced that the state has been chosen among seven others to take part in a...

October 24, 2013

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