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Michael Fullan to Speak at September GACIS Conference

Wednesday March 23, 2016

Mark your calendar now for the 2016 GACIS Fall Conference, September 22 and 23 at the Classic Center in Athens!!!

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear one of the best-known authors and experts on educational leadership, … Read More...

SB 364, the TKES/LKES/Testing Bill, Takes Center Stage

Wednesday March 16, 2016

SB 364 was overwhelmingly passed by the House on Tuesday and transmitted to the Senate where they are expected to accept the changes that have been made.  The passage of the bill is a major positive step for educators in Georgia and is due in large part to the courage and … Read More...

GASPA Announces Spring Conference

Friday March 11, 2016

The Georgia Association of Personnel Administrators is pleased to announce the  2016 Spring conference on June 1-3, 2016  at the King and Prince Resort.  The Theme of the conference is “Engage” and a tentative agenda will be posted on our GASPA website around the … Read More...

Bill Daggett Announces Emerging Trends Network

Tuesday March 01, 2016

During his address at the 2016 Winter GAEL Conference Dr. Bill Daggett announced a partnership with GAEL to form the Emerging Trends Network. The consortium of school systems will be led by Dr. Daggett and the staff of the International Center for Leadership in Education. Each of the … Read More...

GAESP and GAMSP Announce Spring Drive-In Conference

Tuesday March 01, 2016

GAESP and GAMSP, in conjunction with the State Department of Education, will hold a one day drive-in conference in Macon on May 10. The conference will be held at the Anderson Conference Center, conveniently located just off I-475. The new science and social studies standards will be adopted … Read More...

GASSP Announces Principals of the Year

Wednesday February 24, 2016

GASSP has announced their selection for the 2016-2017 Principal of the Year for secondary and middle school.  The secondary winner is Stephanie Johnson, Principal of Maynard Jackson High School in Atlanta City.  The middle school choice is Dr. Susan Zinkil, Principal of Teasley … Read More...

House Passes FY2017 Budget

Wednesday February 24, 2016

On Friday of last week the House passed their version of the FY 2017 Budget.

While the House made only a few relative changes to the Governor’s proposed budget, it did provide a significant boost to public education.  The House enacted separate funding to insure a 3% … Read More...