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No Child Left Behind waivers authorized

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.

August 09, 2011 | By Dorie Turner Associated Press writer | Education


Schools restrict student recruitment

With the start of school, parents in Liberty County may be exploring the many extracurricular activities available to their children.

August 08, 2011 | By Denise Etheridge Staff writer | Education


Public-school students back in class

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.

August 05, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Education


GSU freshmen begin by giving back

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.

August 04, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


New teachers got through orientation

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.

August 03, 2011 | Staff report | Education


New opportunities at Savannah Tech Liberty

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.

August 03, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Students, teachers prep for year

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.

August 03, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Education


Masons award Simpson Scholarship

The Hourglass Lodge #113 Free and Accepted Masons Prince Hall Affiliated presented its Arthur Simpson Memorial Scholarship to Marcus Williams last week.

August 01, 2011 | By Mike Riddle Correspondent | Education


Student is budding scientist

Candace Poole of Midway participated in a six-week Science and Technology Expansion Program this summer at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah.

August 01, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


AASU adds to commitment at Liberty Center in Hinesville

After more than a year of interim leadership, the Armstrong Atlantic State University Liberty Center has selected a new director.

August 01, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Education


Cadets get first-hand automotive training

Youth ChalleNGe Academy cadets recently attended a class taught by D-N-A Automotive owner Dustin Ostrom.

July 29, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Education


Long Co. schools meet AYP standards

Long County Superintendent Dr. Robert Waters was notified last week that all three county schools met the Adequate Yearly Progress standards for 2011.

July 28, 2011 | Mike Riddle | Education


Schools gearing up for new year

With the advent of a new school year just a week away, Liberty County school administrators have had quite a busy week.

July 27, 2011 | By Danielle Hipps Staff writer | Education


BoE talks Bradwell construction

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.

July 27, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Education


FPCA trades discs for newer technology

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.

July 25, 2011 | By Danielle Hipps Staff writer | Education


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Articles by Section - Education


LCSS to fire Reese after tribunal recommendation

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 ...

April 30, 2017 | Patty Leon Coastal Courier | Education


Pre-K Center registration this Saturday

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.

April 26, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


BoE tables budget vote

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 ...

April 26, 2017 | Tiffany King Coastal Courier | Education


Spandex gets BOE attention

Board members discussed whether the wearing of spandex should be banned from schools at the Liberty County Board of Education's Tuesday morning meeting.

April 26, 2017 | Tiffany King Coastal Courier | Education


Long County Schools sets high school graduation date, time

The Long County Board of Education has set high school graduation for May 26.

April 26, 2017 | Justin Hall Correspondent | Education


Honor roll: Midway Middle School

Midway Middle School recently announced its third nine-weeks honor roll:

April 25, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Regents approve mission statement for combined GSU

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 ...

April 24, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor Roll: Joseph Martin Elementary School

Joseph Martin Elementary School

April 21, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor Roll: Snelson Golden Middle School

Snelson Golden Middle School

April 20, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor Roll: Button Gwinnett Elementary School

Button Gwinnett Elementary School

April 20, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


University system approves mission statement for new GSU

In a vote Wednesday, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved the mission statement for the new Georgia Southern University.

April 19, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Education


Honor Roll: Lewis Frasier Middle School

Lewis Frasier Middle School

April 19, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


Honor Roll: Liberty Elementary School

Liberty Elementary School

April 18, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


BoE solicits opinions about next superintendent

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.

April 14, 2017 | Staff report | Education


Honor Roll: Frank Long Elementary School

Frank Long Elementary School

April 14, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Education


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