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.
STATESBORO - Before they check into residence halls, buy books or even attend their first classes, a group of incoming Georgia Southern University freshmen will begin their college careers by giving back to the Statesboro community.
The Liberty County Board of Education hosted 67 new teachers July 27-28 during its orientation, which was held in conjunction with Georgia Teacher Evaluation Program training.
When classes begin this month, students at Savannah Technical College will find many new opportunities available to them, including expanded instructional programs in automotive technology, semester scheduling, transferability for core courses to University System of Georgia schools and a new state-funded, student-loan program.
Today, Liberty County students will meet their teachers, scout out their classrooms and learn whether they'll have friends as classmates when they begin the 2011-12 school year Thursday.
The Hourglass Lodge #113 Free and Accepted Masons Prince Hall Affiliated presented its Arthur Simpson Memorial Scholarship to Marcus Williams last week.
Candace Poole of Midway participated in a six-week Science and Technology Expansion Program this summer at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah.
After more than a year of interim leadership, the Armstrong Atlantic State University Liberty Center has selected a new director.
Youth ChalleNGe Academy cadets recently attended a class taught by D-N-A Automotive owner Dustin Ostrom.
Long County Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters was notified last week that all three county schools met the Adequate Yearly Progress standards for 2011.
With the advent of a new school year just a week away, Liberty County school administrators have had quite a busy week.
If all goes according to plan, Bradwell Institute students will find some of their band, choral and art classes in a renovated building when school starts Aug. 4.
With help from 20 donors who gave about 1,000 CDs and DVDs, First Presbyterian Christian Academy could receive five new Kindle e-book readers in the near future.
The Liberty County Board of Education voted Thursday to accept the recommendation of a tribunal panel and is firing former Liberty County Chief Financial Officer ...
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 ...
Board members discussed whether the wearing of spandex should be banned from schools at the Liberty County Board of Education's Tuesday morning meeting.
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