Thousands fleeing violence and oppression abroad have settled in Georgia in recent decades, many in the city of Clarkston, 10 miles east of Atlanta. A summer camp there has been helping refugee children transition to life in the U.S.
 
Concert inspires confidence and cultural diversity through music.
Mercer University chemistry professor Jennifer Look and her students will present some of their findings to the public on Mercer's campus Wednesday evening at 6:30 in the Willet Science Center.
GPB's Emily Jones talks with Chester Ellis, who's running for school board president
GPB's Emily Jones talks with Jolene Byrne about her campaign for school board president
It can be a long road for a young musician from writing a song in their bedroom to a career as a songwriter. The family of the late soul great Otis Redding gets that. For seven summers, the Big “O” Singer/Songwriter Camp has pulled back the...
Some teachers from across Georgia could get a sneak peek at the new Georgia Milestones Assessments Test as soon as this month. Georgia Milestones will replace the CRCTs and End-of-Course Assessments for students.
Babies learn to talk following an intricate biological progression. It may sound like babble, but those noises babies make represent distinct milestones along the road to talking. And the absence of sounds can be cause for concern. When GPB...
Georgia’s high school students saw improvement in statewide end of course tests, but they are still struggling with math. The 2014 End-of-Course Tests results were released Wednesday. According to data from the Georgia Department of Education,...
In just hours Georgia's new gun law goes into effect. One of its provisions allows Georgia school districts to let teachers carry guns. But no district is jumping at the option so far. Attorney Philip Hartley represents school districts...
The percentage of Georgia’s eighth graders exceeding standards in the CRCT tests increased this year, according to results released Thursday. Results for 3rd through 7th graders were mixed. State School Superintendent John Barge says the increase...