Posts Tagged "georgia education"

A college degree, as studies have shown, increases a person's ability to earn a higher wage than those without a degree. However, not all degrees are considered equal when it comes to their return...
Mon., February 24, 2014 5:46pm
A new education reform report card, from Students First, gives Georgia a C- for k-12 education policy. However, the national average is a D. Only two states, Florida & Louisiana, were able...
Mon., February 24, 2014 1:21pm
Seven teachers have been chosen for Round Three of the Innovation in Teaching Competition, announced Governor Deal. The competition awards teachers who demonstrate innovative teaching strategies...
Wed., February 5, 2014 2:45pm
Georgia will be joining The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. The official announcement will be made, weather permitting, on Wednesday, January 29th at 11:30 am at the State Capitol by...
Tue., January 28, 2014 5:10pm
AT&T has donated $75,000 to the Family Connection/Communities in Schools of Berrien County to help at-risk teens, reports the Valdosta Daily Times. The money is used to help support high school...
Mon., January 13, 2014 6:05pm
The state of Georgia has been selected as a winner in the Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge. With the victory comes $50 million to help fund the state’s program. According to a press release...
Thu., December 19, 2013 5:48pm
The high school drop out rate in the United States is at an alarming rate. On average 8,300 high school students drop out each day. Gwinnett County Public Schools is the 14th largest school...
Wed., December 18, 2013 2:45pm
Spending by foreign college students in Georgia directly and indirectly supports 7,239 jobs and adds a half-billion dollars to the state's economy, according to a report by the Institute of...
Wed., November 13, 2013 6:07pm
The Innovation in Teaching Competition is a competitive grant opportunity that rewards teachers who demonstrate innovative teaching strategies. Round one is specifically for teachers in English,...
Tue., August 27, 2013 9:07am
The Georgia Department of Education has named the 2012 Georgia Schools of Excellence of Student Achievement. The Schools of Excellence are chosen from each Congressional District and are divided into...
Wed., August 14, 2013 10:08am

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