ATLANTA - Georgia's performance on the ACT college-entrance exam was flat this year as the number of students taking the test rose.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong Atlantic State University's College of Education recently received a $19,999 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice National Institute of Corrections that will fund a cooperative agreement for implementing inmate behavior-management programs.
State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge is accepting applications for the 2011-12 Student Advisory Council.
ATLANTA - After a decade of leaning on standardized test scores to determine whether schools are meeting federal benchmarks, Georgia soon may be able to overhaul how it measures success in public education.
Soldiers from the 703rd went back to school last year at Liberty Elementary. This time last year, military personnel were not learning new skills, nor were they conducting routine training missions. Instead, soldiers volunteered their time at Liberty Elementary to support students and teachers in learning and fun.
The Liberty County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announced last week that it is seeking an outside investigation into how officials handled a May bus incident that resulted in the arrests of seven students.
LaShawn Bacon, daughter of Bertha Mae Bacon and the late Rayford T. Bacon Sr., completed her dissertation and is now Dr. LaShawn C. Bacon. She received her degree in counselor education and supervision May 14 from the University of Iowa. She also has accepted an assistant professor position at Lindsey Wilson College in Louisville, Ky., where she will teach master's level mental-health counseling courses.
With Liberty County schools back in session, the board of education saw a resurgence in the audience participation portion of its meeting on Tuesday.
Taylors Creek Elementary students were welcomed to 2011-12 school year by teachers who had created special themes for their rooms for last week's open house and first day of classes.
Students and parents packed the Midway Middle School gym Aug. 2 for a back-to-school rally.
All of the Long County schools rang their bells last Friday to begin the 2011-12 year. On Saturday, the Long County Recreation Department held its first back-to-school rally to promote the recreation department and the upcoming school year, Assistant Director Randy Simmons said.
The Obama administration effectively gutted the Bush-era No Child Left Behind law Monday, giving states a way out of a decade-long policy that focused on holding schools accountable but labeled many of them failures even if they made progress.
With the start of school, parents in Liberty County may be exploring the many extracurricular activities available to their children.
With buses back on the roads, students sporting their uniforms and parents experiencing a range of emotions, Liberty County schools were full of life Thursday morning as the 2011-12 academic year began.
Liberty County Pre-K Center registration will be held Saturday, April 29, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Pre-K Center, 206 Bradwell St.
The Liberty County Board of Education decided to wait before adopting a projected budget of $101.9 million for fiscal 2018 in light of recent ...
The Long County Board of Education has set high school graduation for May 26.
Midway Middle School recently announced its third nine-weeks honor roll:
STATESBORO - In a vote last week, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern ...
Joseph Martin Elementary School
Snelson Golden Middle School
Button Gwinnett Elementary School
In a vote Wednesday, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern University.
Lewis Frasier Middle School
Liberty Elementary School
The Liberty County Board of Education is soliciting opinions on the qualities and characteristics individuals would like to see in the next superintendent of schools.
Frank Long Elementary School
Waldo Pafford Elementary School
The Liberty County Board of Education is taking steps toward finding a new superintendent using a familiar search firm.