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Georgia’s At-Risk Afterschool Meals Program Available to Eligible Schools

This program reimburses institutions that serve nutritious after-school snacks and/or a supper meal to children up to 18 years old in a structured environment after-school.

13 Winners Announced in Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest

Thirteen school children were announced last week as statewide winners in the Give Wildlife a Chance Poster Contest. The artwork is now on display at state botanical garden in Athens.

Bill Seeks to Oversee Transitions to Homeschooling, Involve DFCS More Easily

Under a new bill filed in the Georgia House of Representatives, parents who want to pull their children out of public school to instead homeschool would have to provide additional documentation to the school and prove the transition is not to avoid legal obligations.

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 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 AP pass rates continue to increase

In Georgia, 23.2 percent of public school students in the class of 2018 earned a 3 or higher on an AP exam.

Forty-three mini-grants will help support 1,343 children and 220 teachers impacted by Hurricane Michael

Forty-three licensed child care programs in Southwest Georgia impacted by Hurricane Michael will receive special mini-grants from the international organization Save the Children and...