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Richmond County Board of Education to outsource printing of customized math textbooks

...outsourcing the print job would get the textbooks to students faster.Pringle said new regulations by the Georgia Department of Education require each school system to design and print their own Student Learning Objective tests, which have to be taken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/richmond-county-board-edu
Three Richmond County schools make Reward School list

...made the cut for the Georgia 2014 list of Reward Schools, according to documents released by the Georgia's Department of Education.Monte Sano Elementary, Rollins Elementary and Southside Elementary were included on the "Highest Progress...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/three-richmound-county-sc
Paine president resigns

...in student receivables not yet collected as of June 30, compared to $974,000 the year before.The U.S. Department of Education also launched a review at Paine in November 2012 and found a dozen violations of student financial aid. The review...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/paine-president-resigns
Paine College committee talks about plans to address school's problems

...informed about correspondence from SACSCOC or the Department of Education.Bradley said Wednesday that that was not the...The college has been under review by the U.S. Department of Education since 2012 and was notified of violations in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-10/paine-college-committee-t
Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

...relating to finances and management, four more than the previous year.Paine has been under review by the U.S. Department of Education since 2012 and was notified of violations in a dozen areas of federal student financial aid regulations. As of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-29/paine-college-plans-furlo
Standardized tests losing impact in Georgia

...approval to delay the test-result requirement for teachers, said Matt Cardoza, a spokesman for the Georgia Department of Education.Under a new teacher assessment method that goes into effect this year, student "growth" as measured by achievement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-03/standardized-tests-lose-g
Former Paine CFO files breach-of-contract suit

...documents about Paine's accreditation sanctions and is not informed about correspondence from SACSCOC or the Department of Education."If the correspondence was shared, it was brief and minimized," Patrick wrote. "A serious matter such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-02/former-paine-cfo-files-br
Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

...which had an "environmental and engineering" theme. It won the National Green School Award from the U.S. Department of Education in 2010.Pringle says her experience in DeKalb could benefit Richmond County. Both systems have similar population...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-09/superintendent-finalist-c
School bus cameras can be used to write tickets

...safety spokesman, Lt. Kelley Hughes.In a single day in June, 25 school districts participating in a state Department of Education survey reported 388 illegally passing vehicles, an agency spreadsheet shows. That's a snapshot from less than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/school-bus-cameras-can-be-use
Democratic candidate for governor stresses innovation during Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School tour

...was organized by a retired air force major.The senator said he would work to make the strategy of the Georgia Department of Education "more coherent," if elected, adding that the struggle to improve math related test scores in the state was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-13/carter-democra