ATLANTA (WAOK) — U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan came to Atlanta on Friday to visit William Boyd Elementary School and to address the annual meeting of the nation’s black mayors. Duncan says the Obama administration […]
Hall County sheriff’s officials say a student was injured in an accidental BB gun shooting at Johnson High School in Gainesville.
A new survey of Alabama teachers finds that a majority of them support having armed security officers in their schools.
Nearly three dozen people are facing a deadline to report to jail after being charged in the Atlanta public schools cheating scandal.
Authorities say 10 students at a high school northeast of Atlanta have been disciplined after school officials say one of them brought marijuana brownies to school and shared them.
Georgia Department of Corrections officials say an inmate has escaped from a work detail program, prompting lockdowns at two nearby schools.
Students from an Atlanta elementary school where potentially deadly carbon monoxide seeped into the air will attend classes at a middle school about three miles away on Tuesday.
ATLANTA (AP) — For the first time since 2009, Georgia is offering parents a tax holiday on back-to-school goods. The state will temporarily suspend its collection of the sales tax today through Saturday for general school […]
An Augusta educator has broken an unspoken tradition at one of Georgia’s oldest schools by becoming the first woman hired as principal in its 229-year-history.
MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The school board in an Atlanta suburb is reviewing plans for a historic marker after a board member objected to the language used to refer to African-Americans. At issue is a […]