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Life

Class Act with Donna Lowry

Class Act with Donna LowryClass Act with Donna Lowry
  • Life
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Kids Who Care

Kids Who Care

Kids Who CareSee remarkable kids making a difference in the community
  • Kids Who Care
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Tech

New app for parents to protect child's digital identity

New app for parents to protect child's digital identityNew app for parents to protect child's digital identity
  • Tech
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

Witness says she was told to help students cheat on the CRCT

Witness says she was told to help students cheat on the CRCTEx-APS administrator Tamara Cotman is accused of making cheating an organized criminal enterprise.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Dunwoody

Dunwoody High School crowns special homecoming king and queen

Dunwoody High School crowns special homecoming king and queenTrue school spirit at Dunwoody's Homecoming
  • Dunwoody
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Carrollton

Factory offers teens school and job skills

Factory offers teens school and job skillsThe program is called 12 For Life – to stress that the first 12 years of school are critical to everyone's future.
  • Carrollton
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Education

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersberg

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersbergfor her Girl Scouts Gold Award project, Carolina Mauersberg of North Gwinnett High School created a program to help build self-esteem in teenage girls.
  • Education
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Education

Class Notes: DeKalb Art Contest

Class Notes: DeKalb Art ContestDeKalb County State Court offices are looking more interesting these days thanks to art created by students in a special contest.
  • Education
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Education

Class Notes Sydney Oden

Class Notes Sydney OdenGold Award recipient Sydney helps children to better understand Alzheimer’s disease by creating a children’s book called “I Remember Him” based on her own experience with her grandfather.
  • Education
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Class Notes Warrior TV

Class Notes Warrior TVWhite County High School's Warrior TV broadcast team had a live interview with Governor Nathan Deal.
  • Education
  • 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Education

Teacher testifies about alleged cheating party

Teacher testifies about alleged cheating partyA second indicted educator who agreed to testify for the state in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial may have her plea deal revoked.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Prosecution witness does not show up at APS trial

Prosecution witness does not show up at APS trialFormer Gideons Elementary School principal Armistead Salters may have walked into court this week with a plea agreement, but by Wednesday, the state decided to revoke it.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

BEST Academy students get life-saving tips

BEST Academy students get life-saving tipsIn the wake of the death of Michael Brown and the riots that followed in Ferguson, Missouri, students at BEST Academy received some life saving tips and lessons on Wednesday.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Lawrenceville

Gwinnett County redistricting affects 14K students

Gwinnett County redistricting affects 14K studentsThe state's biggest school district is reshuffling thousands of student because of redistricting.
  • Lawrenceville
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

APS defendant becomes hostile witness

APS defendant becomes hostile witnessOn the stand, Armstead Salters denied much of what he agreed to in his plea deal.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Georgia SAT scores drop slightly in 2014

Georgia SAT scores drop slightly in 2014Georgia saw a slight drop in its SAT scores in 2014. About 77 percent of high school seniors took the test.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Witness: APS ignored reports of cheating

Witness: APS ignored reports of cheatingSeveral top Atlanta Public Schools administrators ignored reports of cheating as early as three years before the state investigation, a key witness testified Monday in the cheating scandal trial.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Dunwoody Elementary earns rare STEM certification

Dunwoody Elementary earns rare STEM certificationDunwoody Elementary School earned STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) certification from the Georgia State Department of Education this week.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Education

APS trial: Whistleblower testifies she was asked to cheat

APS trial: Whistleblower testifies she was asked to cheatFor the first time, jurors heard specific damaging testimony Thursday against one of the 12 defendants in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks ago
Education

Whistleblower testifies to seeing cheating at APS school

Whistleblower testifies to seeing cheating at APS schoolOn the third day of the Atlanta Public Schools, the jury heard from a whistleblower who testified to actually seeing cheating take place.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

First witnesses take the stand in APS cheating trial

First witnesses take the stand in APS cheating trialThe first full day of testimony in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial Tuesday brought some emotion and focused on the absent defendant, Dr. Beverly Hall.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Testimony in APS cheating trial begins

Testimony in APS cheating trial beginsOpening statements got underway in the trial of a dozen former Atlanta Public Schools educators and administrators
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Kids need weekend "blessings in a backpack"

Kids need weekend "blessings in a backpack"Kids need weekend "blessings in a backpack
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Nation Now

Wesleyan University orders fraternities to be co-ed

Wesleyan University orders fraternities to be co-edWesleyan University ordered fraternities to become co-ed in the next three years
  • Nation Now
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Education

Should absentee parents be denied graduation tickets?

Should absentee parents be denied graduation tickets?A Cobb County School Board member is once again suggesting a controversial way to get parents more involved with their children's education.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago
Newnan

Teens select special needs students as Homecoming King and Queen

Teens select special needs students as Homecoming King and QueenNorthgate High School teens chose special needs students, Jessica Martindale and Anie Nevov as Homecoming King and Queen.
  • Newnan
  • 1 month ago
Education

Gwinnett County Schools wins coveted Broad Prize a second time

Gwinnett County Schools wins coveted Broad Prize a second timeFor the second time in four years, Gwinnett County Schools has won the coveted Broad Prize for Urban Education. Gwinnett Schools tied with Orange County Public Schools in Florida are the first to share the prestigious award and will split the $1 million prize.
  • Education
  • 1 month ago