Fri., September 13, 2013 2:20pm
Tybee Island has its first public school in 25 years. The Tybee Island Maritime Academy is changing the image of this beachfront community. It...
Thu., June 20, 2013 1:11pm
Three separate Bibb County organizations have submitted petitions with the State Charter School Commission of Georgia, forming the biggest cluster of...
Mon., June 17, 2013 4:00am
At least 11 petitions have been filed by charter school operators seeking to run independent public schools authorized by the state.
Sat., June 15, 2013 1:00pm
Georgia school boards and public libraries will have to pay more for the employer share of health insurance following a decision by the Community...
Fri., June 14, 2013 10:00am
The deadline is approaching for charter school operators to submit applications to run independent public schools authorized by the state....
Wed., June 12, 2013 3:28pm
An official with the State Charter Schools Commission says as many as 25 schools could petition the panel for state approval by Friday. That's...
Thu., March 28, 2013 5:47pm
A new report from the Thomas Fordham Institute says charter schools’ governing structure needs a reboot now that they’ve been around for 20 years....
Mon., March 4, 2013 4:24pm
State lawmakers are considering a bill that would deny jobless benefits to school workers employed by private companies during summers. Backers say...
Thu., January 17, 2013 6:29pm
The State Board of Education Thursday aopointed a new seven member Charter Schools Commission. Officials hope it will spur creation of charter...
Mon., January 7, 2013 10:02am
Georgia would become the eighth state to adopt so-called "parent trigger" legislation if state House Majority Whip Edward Lindsey gets his...