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News Georgia » Education: For Georgia Democrats, the Governor’s Mansion Is in Reach. But Are They Selling the Platform Voters Want?

News channel or source: https://theintercept.com/2018/02/13/georgia-governor-race-democratic-primary/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The plan also includes proposals to promote college education by establishing savings accounts for children and better enforcing anti-discrimination laws in the workplace. What the plan lacks, however, is a specific proposal to raise Georgia’s minimum ...

News Georgia » Education: JENKINS: Time for the Community and Technical College System of Georgia?

News channel or source: http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/local/jenkins-time-for-the-community-and-technical-college-system-of/article_7f335122-4990-59e7-a54a-e1c87e6d1ef2.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Georgia is one of very few states that does not have a comprehensive ... including those that focus primarily on the first two years of a college education, preparing students for transfer to a university, and those that provide mainly two-year technical ...

News Georgia » Education: Georgia colleges say campus speech bill unnecessary

News channel or source: http://www.myajc.com/news/local-education/georgia-colleges-say-campus-speech-bill-unnecessary/89wFxFFV5LRqr6nRSwjAHJ/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

ERIC STIRGUS Eric Stirgus is a reporter who covers higher education issues, the Georgia Board of Regents and the Technical College System of Georgia.

News Georgia » Education: Georgia state representative proposes traffic ticket fee increase for drivers' education

News channel or source: http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2018/feb/15/deffenbaugh-proposes-traffic-ticket-fee-incre/463782/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Georgia state Rep. John Deffenbaugh is pushing for increased traffic ticket fees to fund drivers' education. Deffenbaugh, R-Lookout Mountain, introduced a bill to the House Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday that would double a fee on ...

News Georgia » Education: Higher education

News channel or source: http://www.theeagle.com/brazos_life/our_neighbors/higher-education/article_11904ab2-1d21-5432-a1d2-ec952cc138fa.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Xiaoshan Wang of College Station has earned a Master of Science in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Wang was among approximately 3,100 students who received degrees during Georgia Tech's commencement exercises on Dec ...

News Georgia » Education: What are Georgia’s most recent school shootings?

News channel or source: http://www.ajc.com/news/local-education/most-guns-incidents-georgia-schools-not-deadly/sCtW8kPBCzYjch1o5sHGUN/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Mass shootings at Georgia schools, both colleges and primary to high schools, are rare. Incidents in recent years where guns were discharged at school typically involved fights between individuals, or students discharging sneaked-in weapons by accident.

News Georgia » Education: Georgia Tech student group helping train college students with firearms to fight back

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/02/13/georgia-tech-student-group-helping-train-college-students-with-firearms-to-fight-back.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

A group of students at Georgia Tech who banded together for sports shooting ... The student club was formed for "education and training in firearms safety, discussion of and participation in the shooting sports and related hobbies," according to the ...

News Georgia » Education: Cherokee School Official Fights For Special Education Kids

News channel or source: https://patch.com/georgia/woodstock/cherokee-school-official-fights-special-education-kids
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Charlette M. Green, CCSD's Executive Director of Special Education, is serving a one-year term as president of the Georgia Council of Administrators of Special Education. The organization, known as GCASE, is part of the International Council of ...

News Georgia » Education: ‘L’Chaim Sandy Springs’ exhibit awarded first place by Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries

News channel or source: http://www.mdjonline.com/news/lifestyle/l-chaim-sandy-springs-exhibit-awarded-first-place-by-georgia/article_3fe1aba6-137b-11e8-853d-136748220003.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

More than 120 museum professionals recently gathered in Rome, Georgia for the annual meeting of the Georgia ... in a variety of sessions and workshops ranging from developing education programs to designing eye-catching exhibits and visiting with vendors ...

News Georgia » Education: Exclusive: Director Stanley Nelson on his New Documentary, HBCU’s and Education Today

News channel or source: http://www.ebony.com/entertainment-culture/exclusive-director-stanley-nelson-new-documentary-hbcus-education-today
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Nelson attended Morris Brown College, an HBCU in Atlanta, Georgia, for one term ... of historically black colleges and universities in this country. The secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, remains a controversial figure in education circles.