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Constitution Week 2015

September 15, 2015

September 17-23, 2015 is officially Constitution Week in Georgia.

Free Meals for Children

May 26, 2015

During the school year, more than 900,000 Georgia children meet requirements for free or reduced breakfasts and lunches. But…what happens in the summer?

Message from our State Superintendent

March 24, 2015

Richard Woods, Georgia's new State School Superintendent, shares words of welcome to the constituents of Georgia.

Revenue Department Partners with Institute of Government for Online Training Course

December 16, 2014

The Georgia Department of Revenue and the Carl Vinson Institute of Government join together to create an online training program for members of Georgia's 159 county Boards of Equalization.

Read Across Georgia: Building a Strong Foundation for the Future

March 5, 2014

The State of Georgia kicked-off “Read Across Georgia” month in March, an initiative launched by First Lady Sandra Deal to raise literacy proficiency levels among Georgia’s youth.

Preparing Students for College & Careers

August 29, 2013

Georgia schools are using a new accountability system called the College & Career Ready Performance Index to give parents a more in-depth picture of what’s happening in schools.

New Georgia Encyclopedia Launches Redesign

August 15, 2013

Earlier this week the New Georgia Encyclopedia introduced readers to its redesigned site.

Applying for the Georgia Special Needs Scholarship

August 13, 2013

Many ways exist to help you support your child with special needs. The Department of Education provides a scholarship for children who qualify with the Georgia Special Needs Scholarship Program. Take a look and do some research to see if they can help you!

Becoming a Teacher with a Little Help from GACE

July 24, 2013

Tests are stressful as it is. To help ease some of the stress, make sure you know the proper steps and protocols for taking the GACE in order to become a teacher in Georgia public schools.

Technical Education Increases in Georgia

June 25, 2013

Technical training in Georgia has been on the rise for the past seven years, with much effort from the state government to establish Georgia as the economic growth hub of the Southeast.