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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Last run for current SAT this week; new one debuts in...

The new SAT will continue to test reading, writing and math, with an emphasis on analysis. Some of the obscure vocabulary words that left kids memorizing flash cards for endless hours will vanish

47 Georgia school districts get $8.2 million for blended learning

Several Georgia school districts will be allocated a portion of $8.2 million as part of an effort to bring high-speed broadband internet to the districts for 'blended learning.'

East Georgia State College opens new campus location

East Georgia State College is opening a new location.

Gov. Deal requests 3 percent raises for teachers, $300 million in...

In his 2016 State of the State, Governor Nathan Deal called for state workers and teachers to see a 3% pay raise.

Updated List: Schools that have banned hoverboards

Previously, AllOnGeorgia reported four universities in Georgia that banned hoverboards in on-campus housing, joining over twenty schools around the nation. But this week, additional schools have joined the list...

More employers try to help workers pay student loans

Employers are discovering that making it easier for workers to pay off their student loans helps to attract and keep a happy workforce.

Georgia’s online universities some of the best in the nation

The latest numbers from U.S. News and World Report indicate that Georgia's online education programs are some of the best in the country.

Georgia teachers don’t recommend becoming teachers

Normally, just 10% of the 112,000 Georgia teachers respond, but this year nearly half turned in their survey, indicating an overwhelming desire to have concerns heard.

LGBT K-12 school proposed for Georgia

A K-12 school catering to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students may soon open in Atlanta as part of an effort to provide a "safe zone for such students being bullied in traditional schools," but it's not without criticism and scrutiny.

A number of Georgia universities have banned hoverboards

It was one of the hottest gifts this holiday season, but the heat is keeping hoverboards off college campuses in Georgia.
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