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Column: The war on boys creates another achievement gap

This education column is the opinion and analysis of the author and does not reflect those of AllOnGeorgia.  Forget the “war on women”, there is...

Winners of the Innovation in Teaching Competition Announced

The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement recently announced the three winners of the 2018-2019 Innovation in Teaching Competition, a recognition and reward opportunity for Georgia teachers who utilize innovative instructional strategies to advance student achievement.

Georgia Department of Education launches Partnership for Rural Growth, dedicating an additional $1.6 million...

The Georgia Department of Education is launching the Partnership for Rural Growth, an initiative to expand the resources available to public school districts in...

Georgia approves new standards for fine arts, physical education

Based on the recommendation of State School Superintendent Richard Woods, the State Board of Education last month approved revised standards for physical education and several fine arts areas. All standards were developed or revised based on public feedback, including opportunities for public comment and participation from educators, business and industry representatives, parents, and advocates.

For the third year in a row, Georgia students surpass national average on ACT

Georgia’s students continued to outpace the nation on the ACT in 2018. Georgia’s average composite score of 21.4 held steady from 2017 to 2018 but...

Georgia Department of Education provides funding for career education labs

The Georgia Department of Education has awarded $501,000 in FastTrack grant funds to four schools to support them in equipping their Career, Technical, and...

84 Georgia School Districts Recognized for Farm to School Innovation at 2018 Golden...

The Golden Radish Award publicly recognizes Georgia school districts for best practices in farm to school programs, such as local food procurement, exposing students to new foods through taste tests and incorporating cooking and gardening activities in curriculum.

Georgia’s students exceed the national average on AP exams

Georgia ranks 15th in the nation for the percentage of students passing AP exams, according to data released last week by the College Board. Georgia’s...

Threat of mass school shooting at a South Georgia high school

A South GA high school received a threating letter of a mass school shooting.