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$260,000 set aside to expand arts education in rural Georgia schools

The Georgia Department of Education is awarding a total of $260,000 to rural school districts to help them expand the fine arts opportunities available...

Georgia Awarded $2.9M Grant for Preschool Development for Children

Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) announced recently that Georgia has been awarded a $2.9 million Preschool Development...

Participants Needed for Statewide Youth Birding Competition T-Shirt Art Contest

Hey kids! Do you enjoy nature as well as creating artwork? Georgia’s 14th annual Youth Birding Competition invites resident children and teens to celebrate...

International Company to Make Donation to Education in One Georgia County

Gov. Nathan Deal was joined this week by Gov.-elect Brian Kemp, SK innovation CEO Jun Kim, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Commissioner Pat...

Georgia high schoolers offered ‘distinct advantage’ with new cyber certification program

A new pilot program being tested in one Georgia county is giving students a great advantage. 25 high school students in northwest Georgia are participating...

More Than 76 Million Students Enrolled in U.S. Schools, Census Bureau Reports

Classrooms More Racially and Ethnically Diverse The U.S. Census Bureau announced the release of new data on the makeup of student bodies from kindergartens to...

Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning Announces 2019-2020 Quality Rated Advisory Committee

Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) has announced members of the 2019-2020 Quality Rated Advisory Committee. The committee members...

Georgia Department of Education names top-performing Title I schools

State School Superintendent Richard Woods today released the 2018 list of Title I Distinguished Schools – the highest-performing Title I schools in the state.  “In...

First Lady Deal completes 1,000th school visit

First Lady Sandra Deal was recently joined by Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) Commissioner Amy M. Jacobs...

Georgia Department of Education releases list of Targeted Support & Improvement schools

The Georgia Department of Education has released the first list of Targeted Support and Improvement (TSI) schools as required by the federal Every Student...