State officials are delaying the rollout of a computer-based high school equivalency test until at least early next year. And because of that, a planned increase in testing fees will be delayed as well. The fees will stay at $95 to take the full GED.
Lawyers for a group of charter schools ruled unconstitutional by the State Supreme Court asked the court this afternoon to reconsider the decision. They’re arguing that the decision will force the courts to play too large a role in setting education policy.
Lawmakers are looking for fixes to keep the state commissioned charter schools open. The schools face closure after the Georgia Supreme Court ruled they were unconstitutional.
State leaders are brainstorming over how to keep the schools funded.
A Savannah school principal is telling parents how administrators plan to turnaround one of Georgia's worst public schools.
State officials had threatened to shut down Groves High School unless the local district made big changes.