Thu., September 26, 2013 3:00pm
The state school board released a draft plan [today/Thursday] for reviewing the Common Core curriculum. The review follows persistent complaints that...
Mon., September 2, 2013 2:30pm
In the space of one weekend, Gov. Nathan Deal has gained two new challengers for next year’s gubernatorial contest.
Fri., April 26, 2013 3:54pm
Some Georgia Republicans say the federal government has taken over the job of deciding what materials teachers use in the classrooms. The program is...
Tue., March 26, 2013 4:02am
Georgia middle and high school students could soon learn during the school day about the dangers of methamphetamine use. The Georgia Meth Project is...
Sun., March 24, 2013 3:07pm
Georgia Department of Education officials are set to establish a cultural exchange program with South Korean leaders Monday.
Fri., January 25, 2013 4:00pm
Georgia’s top education official says the state’s schools are improving by every national standard. State school superintendent John Barge told...
Tue., November 27, 2012 5:17pm
State School Superintendent John Barge responded Tuesday to news that Georgia’s 67 percent high school graduation rate is lower than every state...
Tue., November 13, 2012 11:00am
Superintendent John Barge is launching a marketing campaign intended to improve perceptions about Georgia schools. The effort will feature...
Thu., October 11, 2012 2:53pm
A poll released Wednesday indicates a slight majority of likely voters are planning to vote "no" in a November state referendum on charter...
Tue., January 17, 2012 3:09pm
Georgia schools Superintendent John Barge says he expects to hear by the end of the month whether the state has received a waiver from the federal No...