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74 Low-performing schools in GA improve and exit list

74 low-performing school improve and exit list. This list could reduce the number of schools under the new school turnaround plan.

Georgia Southern partners with U.S. Air Force to provide degree opportunities

Georgia Southern is partnering with the U.S. Air Force to help active-duty, National Guard and reserve personnel pursue education through the General Education Mobile...

Cheerleader at GA university suing over anthem protesting

A cheerleader at a Georgia university is suing the school and local officials for allegedly violating her civil rights by preventing her from protesting during...

School Takeover Bill Passes the House with Bipartisan Support

This past November, Georgia voters denied Governor Nathan Deal's Opportunity School District (OSD) in 152 of 159 counties. This citizen rebuke sent a message...

Report: Georgia’s Colleges and Universities Generate $16.8 billion Economic Impact

In 2017, the University System of Georgia (USG) had a $16.8 billion economic impact on the state of Georgia, according to an annual report available...

GA Lottery transfers more than $1.14 billion to education

The Georgia Lottery Corp. transferred its fiscal year 2018 profits, a total of $1.14 billion for education programs.

KSU cheerleaders who knelt did not make this year’s squad, 95 tried out

KSU cheerleaders who knelt last year did not make the squad. 95 people tried out this year.

Board of Regents Elects New Officers

The Board of Regents, the 19-member governing body for the University System of Georgia, today elected Regent Don L. Waters to a one-year term...

Governor signs school turnaround bill, other education legislation

After voters rejected a similar measure on Nov. of 2016, Governor Deal signs into law a school-turnaround bill for the state's lowest-performing schools.

Georgia Gwinnett College President Stas Preczewski retiring, interim president named

Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) President Stanley C. “Stas” Preczewski, who previously announced his retirement last year, has decided to depart effective Jan. 11. He...