Tue., July 22, 2014 3:08pm (EDT)

  • Thu., June 12, 2014 4:11pm
    The percentage of Georgia’s eighth graders exceeding standards in the CRCT tests increased this year, according to results released Thursday. Results...
  • Tue., June 25, 2013 4:25pm
    Georgia students are performing better on statewide standardized tests, according to results released Tuesday. The rising scores come as the state...
  • Fri., September 21, 2012 2:36pm
    The cost of testing Georgia’s students will likely quadruple by 2014 as the state rolls out a replacement for the current Criterion-Referenced...
  • Fri., July 27, 2012 12:30pm
    Schools across Georgia will begin teaching new academic standards designed to ensure students are ready for college and careers after high school...
  • Thu., January 5, 2012 8:14am
    The Dougherty County School Board said two principals have resigned and two teachers have been terminated in the wake of allegations of widespread...
  • Mon., October 24, 2011 2:58pm
    State investigators say at least 10 educators in Dougherty County Schools have confessed to cheating on standardized tests. Special investigators...
  • Mon., September 26, 2011 2:11pm
    Last year, one in ten kids in public schools missed more than 15 days of school. A state study shows how important being in class is to student...
  • Wed., August 10, 2011 5:02pm
    A new report released Wednesday by the National Center for Educational Statistics says Georgia’s state eighth grade reading exam is one of the least...
  • Sat., July 16, 2011 9:14am
    Atlanta Public Schools interim Superintendent Erroll Davis has sent letters home to all 178 employees implicated in the system's cheating...
  • Tue., July 5, 2011 8:45am
    A probe has found that more than 78 percent of Atlanta schools examined by state investigators engaged in cheating on standardized tests. Some...