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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.


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Atlanta Schools Work To Help Kids Left Behind

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The Atlanta Public Schools system is spending millions on remediation programs to help those directly affected by a massive cheating scandal and others who’ve simply fallen behind. Thirty-five former Atlanta educators, including […]



Too Much Truth Recap: No Child Left Behind

According to a recent AJC article, Georgia today will become one of the first states to seek relief from a controversial federal law that measures the success of public schools almost exclusively through students’ CRCT […]


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Georgia Gets Waiver From Federal Education Law

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The Obama Administration has granted Georgia  a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law. President Barack Obama announced Thursday that Georgia is one of 10 states to get relief from […]