Special to SEGAZINE
Former Superintendent Edmond Heatley will become the island territory’s new commissioner of education beginning September 11.
Source: Clayton News Daily
Investigation into One World Academy reopened by Department of Early Care and Learning
Source: Forsyth News
All Baldwin County public school students eligible for free meals
Source: Milledgeville Union-Recorder
Charlie Harper: Why Common Core’s collapse hurts Georgia’s students
“Georgia has long resided at the lower end of school rankings. Over the past decade, state leaders have worked toward improving those dismal results. In 2004, they started the process with an extensive overhaul that included updates to its K-12 curriculum. The changes were designed to raise standards, improve school rankings, and place the state’s curriculum among the top 10 in the nation.”
Source: Creative Loafing Atlanta
Q&A with UGA President Jere Morehead
Morehead gives his perspective on college athletics.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald
Mercer University gets $2 million gift from couple
Mercer University has received a $2 million gift to fund its Center for America’s Founding Principles and to advance educational opportunities in the Dominican Republic from Ramona E. and Thomas C. McDonald of Vancouver, Washington.
Source: Macon Telegraph