Congratulations to Troup County

Monday August 07, 2017

At the recent Model Schools Conference in Nashville, Dr. Bill Daggett announced Troup County, AASA, and the Successful Practices Network have partnered to identity national school systems for further study.  Up to this point, Dr. Daggett has identified the nation's most rapidly … Read More...

GASSP Announces 2017 BREAKOUT SCHOOLS Competition

Monday July 31, 2017

The Breakout Schools Award is Sponsored by Georgia State University Principal Center and is designed to identify, recognize, and showcase Georgia middle schools that are high achieving or dramatically improving student achievement. GASSP will accept applications from middle schools throughout … Read More...

GAESP and GAMSP Announce 2017 Fall Conference

Monday July 31, 2017

GAESP and GAMSP announce their annual fall conference, "Don't Stop Believing:There is Joy in the Journey" at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront from November  5-7, 2017.   Featured speakers will include Jan McInnis, Salome Thomas-El, John Tanner, Allene Magill and … Read More...

Nancy Frey, GACIS Fall Conference Keynote Speaker

Thursday June 22, 2017

Nancy Frey, Ph.D., a Professor of Educational Leadership in the School of Teacher Education at San Diego State University will be the opening keynote speaker on Thursday, September 28th.   Nancy and Douglas Fisher may be the two most prolific authors in … Read More...

Legislative Study Committees Starting to Crank up

Friday June 09, 2017

Summer is the time for legislative study committees to do their work and prepare legislation for next year’s General Assembly.  Two of the most important education study committees will focus on accreditation and leadership development.

HB 338, the Governor’s …

Joiner, Benson Named Middle School Principal and Assistant Principal of the Year

Friday May 19, 2017

Lori Joiner, principal of Risley Middle School in Brunswick, Georgia (Glynn County Schools) has been selected as the 2017 National Association of Elementary School Principals National Distinguished Middle Level Principal of the Year.

The National Distinguished Principals program …

Family Time at Summer GAEL Conference

Monday April 24, 2017

When H. M. Fulbright and others put together the first GAEL Summer Conference to begin on the second Sunday of July 1974, they intentionally designed the conference to be family friendly.  The Summer Conference has continued that emphasis to this day.  The family friendly lineup for … Read More...

2017 Summer GAEL Sharpen Your Saw Call for Presentations

Tuesday April 11, 2017

The theme for the 2017 Summer GAEL Conference is Sharpen Your Saw and will focus on techniques that will make you a better, more informed educational

leader. In addition to the brush up sessions and some outstanding motivational speakers, there will be opportunities for … Read More...

Georgia Budget and Policy Institute Budget Analysis for FY2017 and FY2018

Thursday February 23, 2017

Gov. Nathan Deal’s budget proposal for the 2018 fiscal year boosts funding for Georgia’s 1.7 million public school students by $515 million over the current budget for a total of $9.4 billion. The proposal includes a 2 percent salary increase for authorizedRead More...

The 43rd Annual GAEL Summer Conference

Thursday February 09, 2017

The 43rd Annual GAEL Summer Conference will be held this year from July 9-12 at the Jekyll Island Convention Center on Jekyll Island.  Online registration will open on or around April 1; an email alert will be sent as soon as registration opens.  For Sponsors and Exhibitors, … Read More...