Bright from the Start offering Pre-K Summer Transition Program

For the eighth year, Bright from the Start: Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) is offering a six-week intensive academic program for...

Teacher accused of firing gun at school released from jail

A Georgia teacher accused of firing a handgun in his classroom has been released from jail on a $10,000 bond for psychiatric evaluation and...

Consequences of school threats

School threats can have lifelong consequences

GA State School Chief sends letter to educators on school safety

Open letter from State School Superintendent Richard Woods to the state's district educators throughout the state on school safety.   Dear colleagues, Each day we are entrusted...

Barge qualifies for GA State School Superintendent

Former State School Superintendent John Barge wants his old job back

Georgia teacher in custody after report of shots at school

Police officers responded to reports of shots fired inside a Georgia high school on Wednesday and a teacher who was apparently barricaded in a classroom was taken into custody, authorities said.

Georgia’s students exceed the national average on AP exams

Georgia ranks 15th in the nation for the percentage of students passing AP exams, according to data released last week by the College Board. Georgia’s...

Former teacher, UGA player gets prison for student sex abuse

A former teacher and University of Georgia football player who admitted to a sexual relationship with a student will serve five years in prison.

Georgia’s 25 safest school districts

What are GA's safest school systems? Is your district on the list?

Pedestrian, 70, hit by school bus critically injured

70-year-old woman who was hit by a GA school bus remains in critical condition.