Wed., April 10, 2013 3:15pm
The state Department of Education is preparing to hand out more than $17 million to struggling Georgia schools. Federal education officials announced the grant money this week.
Wed., March 21, 2012 6:27am
The Georgia Department of Education has released a list of 156 schools labeled as "focus" schools under the state's new accountability system. The schools are one step above the state's worst performing schools — called "priority" schools — which were named last week.
Wed., March 14, 2012 7:30am
The Georgia Department of Education Tuesday released a list of the 78 worst performing schools in the state as part of its waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law. The list identifies the state's "priority" schools — those that consistently perform poorly on tests or have low graduation rates.