Georgia joined with 44 other states and territories to develop a set of core standards for K-12 in English language arts and mathematics. The Common Core State Standards provide a consistent framework to prepare students for success in college and/or the 21st century workplace.
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
Give your financial knowledge a workout with the new Financial Football, a fast-paced, NFL-themed video game recommended by Lietenant Governor Casey Cagle. Test your money management skills by answering financial questions that allow you to move down the field and score touchdowns. Correct answers to questions about money skills lead to big plays, and wrong answers hurt. This game is meant to boost student money skills. Read the GPB News story.
Paige is an enthusiastic, first year 5th grade teacher. She is excited about sharing her upcoming social studies lesson with her mentor Aiden. When Paige student taught in 4th grade, she observed her cooperating teacher as she conducted a lesson on pollution and made a mental note to try this with her own class.