Wed., April 16, 2014 11:00am
State officials said Tuesday that they plan to increase the number of insurers and health plan options for state employees and teachers next year....
Mon., June 11, 2012 6:00am
A state committee is working to change how the state funds schools. Georgia hasn’t updated its education funding formula since the 1980’s.
Tue., May 22, 2012 2:05pm
The Professional Association of Georgia Educators says it has concerns about losses at JPMorgan Chase and how they might affect a retirement plan for...
Fri., February 4, 2011 4:55pm
Georgia is running out of money for a program that had public and private school advocates protesting three years ago. That's when lawmakers...
Thu., January 20, 2011 3:36pm
Teachers in 26 Georgia school districts soon will be paid based on how well their students do on standardized tests. The merit-pay plan is part of...
Thu., November 11, 2010 2:01pm
The state has tightened its rules on higher salaries for teachers who earn advanced degrees. No longer will just any advanced degree put them into...
Fri., September 17, 2010 1:41pm
The Democratic and Republican candidates for governor both say if elected, they’d make education a top priority. Both Nathan Deal and Roy Barnes...
Mon., June 7, 2010 3:12pm
Federal dollars come with stings attached for Bibb County educators
Fri., February 19, 2010 8:11pm
School systems in Georgia say layoffs will be a last resort after facing cu
Fri., January 1, 2010 4:27pm
The state legislature considers full funding of teacher bonus program