Thu., September 9, 2010 1:45pm
The State Board of Education Thursday adopted the nation’s first standards and ethics policies for local school boards. The Local School Board Governance Standards and Model Ethics Policy is a result of Senate Bill 84 passed earlier this year. It allows the state more control over school boards, including giving the Governor the right to remove school board members if accreditation is at risk.
Wed., August 11, 2010 6:06pm
A third Georgia school system may have accreditation problems with the agency that oversees the standards. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools has ordered the DeKalb County school district to provide evidence of their compliance with its guidelines by Sept. 11. SACS will use that information to decide whether a full-scale investigation into the system's policies is necessary.
Wed., January 13, 2010 7:34pm
As Warren County faces the loss of accreditation, SACS official says Georgi
Tue., January 12, 2010 10:00am
Warren County’s school system is losing its accreditation.