A Migration Policy Institute analysis found that Georgia's education reform agenda has not sufficiently addressed the needs of the state's large immigration and English-language learner population.
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March 20, 2014
March 19, 2014
Reports on states' progress with Race to the Top plans show that states are at significantly different stages of implementing the Common Core State Standards.
March 11, 2014
Four-year-olds who participated in Georgia's universal preschool program tested better than peers who had not taken part in it, a new study says.
March 04, 2014
Georgia will become the first southern state to join an initiative aimed at preparing educators to teach STEM subjects.
February 13, 2014
A Wyoming bill opposing the common core hasn't gone as far as initially thought by some, while a Georgia House resolution would restate support for the standards.
January 16, 2014
Among candidates for state superintendent in Georgia, there's mostly opposition to the common core, even as the state chamber of commerce continues to support them.
November 26, 2013
The court said Georgia's historical precedent clearly allowed for the state to remove local officials under certain circumstances.
November 12, 2013
Georgia's DeKalb County school board rejected a petition that would have converted seven schools in the district into a charter school cluster.
November 04, 2013
Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee are the first states to win approval from the U.S. Department of Education for an extra year to finish their Race to the Top work.
October 16, 2013
The Florida board of education is dropping common-core reading and lesson suggestions from its standards implementation, but districts can choose to use them.