John Yates Scholarships
Wednesday April 11, 2018
Each year GAEL presents two or more John Yates Scholarships to GAEL members that are pursuing graduate education. Named for former GAEL executive director John Yates, the scholarships continue to be sponsored by Horace Mann Insurance Company.
GAEL members who are … Read More...
Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going
Tuesday March 27, 2018
The GAEL affiliate and associates executive directors have approved the 44th Annual Summer Conference Theme of Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going. Four of the general sessions at Summer GAEL will focus on what we have done well in the past and what … Read More...
Thursday March 22, 2018
The General Assembly is formulating several study committees for the coming summer to gather information on school safety. Of course their response is a part of the nation’s sensitivity brought on by the shootings in Florida. GAEL will certainly do its part and we will … Read More...
Do Something Good for Public Education
Wednesday March 07, 2018
I want to invite you to do a good thing for public education—go to website https://gtc.dor.ga.gov/ and enroll in the TAX CREDIT program that will benefit the Public Education Fund Foundation that will help fund the Turnaround Project as well at-risk … Read More...
2018 Summer GAEL Breakout Session Proposals
Wednesday February 14, 2018
It is only the middle of February and we have already received more inquiries about the Summer GAEL Conference that ever before.
Summer GAEL is July 8-11 at Jekyll Island and will focus on the challenges and opportunities that face us in the very near future. The deadline for … Read More...
GAEL Day at the Capitol February 20, 2018
Wednesday February 07, 2018
You are invited to join PAGE members, Georgia Association of Colleges of Education, and fellow GAEL members for our annual Day at the Capitol on February 20. The program will begin at 8:15 and will feature presentations from key legislators and a training session on advocacy before you … Read More...
Wednesday January 31, 2018
Public education in Georgia lost one of its greatest champions on January 27, 2018, with the passing of Dr. Allene Magill. Allene was the Executive Director of PAGE and was president of GAEL 1999-2000. She did it all and the best description I have heard of her is, “She was … Read More...
2018 Winter GAEL Agenda Posted
Monday January 08, 2018
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2018 General Assembly Convenes on January 8
Thursday January 04, 2018
The 2018 version of the Georgia General Assembly convenes on January will many new leaders because of resignations to run for various offices.
It appears that Sen. Butch Miller, a good friend of public education, will become the Speaker Pro-Tem of the Senate. Numerous … Read More...
Congratulations Dr. Steve Barker, GSSA Superintendent of the Year
Wednesday December 06, 2017
Sincere congratulations go to Coweta County Superintendent and GAEL Board of Directors member Dr. Steve Barker who has been chosen as the Georgia Superintendent of the Year by GSSA. Dr. Barker was chosen from a very strong field of candidates that also included as finalists Dr. Michael … Read More...