Under Gov. Nathan Deal's failing school rescue plan, a specially appointed superintendent would identify 20 schools deemed failing. The superintendent could then opt to close, overhaul or convert the schools into charters.
Gov. Nathan Deal is scheduled to be sworn in for his second term as governor in the Capitol, Monday, January 12 at 2 p.m. (Listen to the ceremony live on GPB Radio or watch a livestream of the event.) Here is what is planned.
A group reviewing Georgia's child welfare system says officials should improve internal communications at the Division of Family and Children Services and bolster the agency's relationship with law enforcement.
Reporters gathered at Middle Georgia Regional Airport asked Deal about the ruling Sunday morning when he briefly touched down to sign a bill making changes to the Macon-Bibb County Community Enhancement Authority.