Some states are making a statement about new federal nutrition rules for school snacks by exempting large numbers of fundraisers from the standards.
All Blog Posts With Georgia Tag or Category
July 29, 2014
July 28, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights issued guidance about schools' treatment of pregnant students in 2013.
July 23, 2014
The Georgia Democrat backed by the two teachers' unions in the state won her primary runoff for state superintendent, but the Republican nominee is still to be determined.
July 21, 2014
A trio of candidates for state offices in Georgia shows how Democratic candidates can break different ways on certain K-12 issues.
June 27, 2014
School officials say arming staff wouldn't make students any safer.
May 21, 2014
Common-core supporters did well in primary races for state superintendent positions in Georgia and Idaho on May 20.
May 07, 2014
An unusually bleak thank-you letter to teachers from Georgia's superintendent of schools strikes a nerve.
April 25, 2014
The bill signed into law by Gov. Nathan Deal would allow individuals with prior permission from public or private schools to carry a gun on school property.
April 24, 2014
Many states proposed similar bills following the 2012 school shootings in Newtown, Conn.
March 20, 2014
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.