On the evening of Sept. 30, Palmer Feibelman received an email he didn’t expect. It informed him that he might not be receiving his monthly stipend of $2,122 from the U.S. Navy due to the government shutdown.
The Dalai Lama spoke to a crowd of thousands Tuesday at the Gwinnett Arena as part of a visit to Emory University. His Holiness is a Presidential Distinguished Professor at Emory and the Buddhist leader of Tibet, who lives in exile in India.
School district officials in western Georgia are asking parents to ensure their children aren't playing a game called the "Knockout Challenge."
Muscogee County spokeswoman Valerie Fuller sent an automated phone message to parents and an email last week warning them of the game.
State education officials have pulled the plug on a project described as the largest Internet expansion in Georgia school history.
Someone forgot to add $3.6 million to an upcoming bond issue -- and no one noticed.
The state school board released a draft plan [today/Thursday] for reviewing the Common Core curriculum. The review follows persistent complaints that the curriculum dictates what and how to teach Georgia's 1.6 million school children.