A state legislator is seeking a Senate floor showdown on his proposal to repeal the Common Core curriculum standards, an issue that has divided the state’s Republicans and sparked passionate debate over what the standards mean for Alabama classrooms.
Researchers find that “weight fate” is set by age 5.
Six months after Georgia withdrew from a group of states developing standardized tests aligned with the Common Core standards, state education officials say they are hoping to start the process soon of selecting a company to create the tests.
Our Mission at Kids’ Chance of Georgia, Inc. The mission of Kids’ Chance of Georgia, Inc. is to provide educational scholarships to the children of Georgia workers who have been seriously, catastrophically or fatally injured […]
The graduation rate for the state’s public high schools increased by nearly two percentage points over the previous year, state education officials said.
The Sidney Wood ShowToday Sidney dedicated the entire show to discuss our educational system. The latest PISA (Program For International Student Assessment) report showed that the United Sates performed average in reading and science and […]
Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) – Spelman College President Beverly Tatum has become the first president of a historically black college or university to receive the Carnegie Academic Leadership award from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Tatum, a […]
DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A hearing is set for a lawsuit filed by a group of young people who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children and want the Georgia university system to grant them […]
The headmaster of a school in Georgia says he plans to cancel classes because of great weather.
ational Head Start Association officials say a donation of up to $10 million from two philanthropists will help keep Head Start programs running during the federal government shutdown.