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Georgia schools turn to ‘camp-like’ summer school to stem learning loss

Early last year, Coweta County mom Rachel Moss had a meeting with her son Jase's kindergarten teacher. “Essentially, she was saying he wasn't the most...

Second year’s a charm, House panel OKs in-state tuition for ‘Dreamers’

Some Georgia college students who are protected by the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program could soon pay tuition more in line with...

State Senate committee passes bill to exclude transgender girls from sports

A bill that proposes to bar transgender girls from playing on girls' sports teams in Georgia high schools passed the state Senate Higher Education...

Lawmaker’s horse racing play adds HOPE Scholarship boost as carrot

Savannah Republican Rep. Ron Stephens is betting on the promise of an infusion of money into the HOPE Scholarship to help his horse racing...

Georgia teachers glad to get vaccine but pandemic leaves some dispirited

Georgia teachers, school staff and other vulnerable groups will be eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations starting March 8, Gov. Brian Kemp announced Thursday promising...

Ga. House schools panel passes voucher plan that could cost $250M

A scaled-back version of Woodstock Republican state Rep. Wes Cantrell's school voucher bill narrowly passed the House Education committee Thursday despite resistance from Democrats...

Lawmakers debate college tuition for DACA recipients, campus free speech

Colleges across Georgia are working to educate students in the midst of a pandemic that has changed the face of instruction and brought new...

Pandemic adds twist to Legislature’s perennial school voucher debate

Georgia lawmakers are debating a bill that would allow a limited group of parents to send their children to private schools using taxpayer dollars,...

CDC issues detailed strategy for safely reopening K-12 schools

WASHINGTON—The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday released updated guidance to provide educators a science-based plan for reopening K-12 schools. The agency said it cannot...

Bill to exclude transgender girls from sports called cruel, maybe illegal

A bill that would exclude transgender girls from their school’s sports teams was criticized as cruel and flagged as possibly illegal in a Georgia...
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