For the first time this year, Savannah-Chatham public schools are implementing a state-mandated program that exposes students to possible careers as early as Kindergarten. At Haven Elementary School last week, third graders learned about careers in one of Savannah’s biggest industries.
60 years after the Supreme Court ordered schools to desegregate, some educators say true integration looks as unattainable as ever.
One of them is Cindi Chance, Dean of the College of Education at Georgia Regents University in Augusta.
The demand for charter schools in Georgia is high. But the supply of actual spots available in these schools is not meeting that demand, and many students are instead finding themselves on long waiting lists.
Parents in the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System will have to wait to find out what time their children will start and end each school day next year. The school board dismissed proposed changes to school bell times Wednesday amid concerns over student safety and achievement.
For the first time in Georgia Public Broadcasting’s 54-year history, the station will enter the Atlanta radio market. GPB will make its debut on Atlanta airways this June through a programming partnership with Georgia State University station, WRAS 88.5.