December 29th, 20170Georgia’s overall grade for its teaching policies stayed flat at a B- grade since 2015. Georgia's efforts to prepare Special Ed teachers received a grade of an F while Elementary Teacher preparation received a grade of a D.
December 28th, 20170The shooter rapidly fires through the front doors of an elementary school with an assault rifle and blasts his way down the hallway. Screaming children are running for their lives or frozen in fear. Teachers quickly try to decide: barricade the doors, or make a run for it with their students?
December 27th, 20170In perhaps an unexpected twist, historically conservative strongholds like Oklahoma and West Virginia are leading efforts to bring preschool to all. Other red states that have notable programs include Alabama and Georgia.
December 19th, 20170"No doubt, Georgia's educators do not go into the profession for the money. They feel a responsibility to meet the needs of their students, and they do with tireless passion and dedication. But we have a responsibility and obligation in return. I strongly support the teacher tax credit and its expansion."