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Superintendent Woods Announces 2019 Georgia Scholars

Through the Georgia Scholar program, the Georgia Department of Education identifies and honors high school seniors who have achieved excellence in school and community life.

May 8, 2019

Georgia Department Of Education Debuts New Career Ready Diploma Seal

A new Career Ready Diploma Seal will offer an additional recognition for students with exceptional accomplishments in activities, courses, and experiences that foster career readiness.

July 24, 2018

Destiny Achievers Academy of Excellence Announces Overcomers Awards Gala

In a society where many cities and schools are losing at-risk students to despair and little hope, Destiny Achievers Academy of Excellence (DAAOE) is winning the battle.

May 12, 2017

Jim Carrey's Graduation Speech Will Change Your Life Forever

For recent college graduates going into the world, it can be a scary place. Who are you? Where do you begin? Will I get a job? What steps do you take? When you think of actor Jim Carrey, you think...

July 23, 2014

Avoid Becoming Mal-Employed

If you have more education than what your job requires, you may be "mal-employed" also known as "under-employed'. According to a CNN Money article, with calculations by Andrew Sum, director of the...

May 5, 2014

WORKING: Graduation Advice

Temperatures are warming, the festival season is picking up, and I can almost hear Edward Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance” on the air. It’s graduation season – a time for celebrating achievements and...

May 16, 2012

What Students Need to Help Them Succeed

On November 17, we hosted and aired a summit on dropout prevention. Several experts and panelists spoke on the economical and social impacts of dropping out of school. What was, for me, one of the...

December 8, 2011