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Superintendent Angela Pringle says collaboration essential to success, future plans

...and Cheryl Jones, retired or took jobs in other districts in the months after Pringle's hiring. The state Department of Education was preparing to roll out the new Georgia Milestones assessment system, changing the way students take standardized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-22/superintendent-angela-pri
Cross Creek High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...Saturday, June 9, 2012 By Lisa Kaylor | Sunday, May 20, 2012 Cross Creek High School As Georgia's Department of Education prepares to implement the Georgia Milestones assessment system in December, Richmond County school officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Faculty accomplishments, new leadership improve climate at Paine

...the co-principal investigator of the Minority Science Engineering Improvement Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.Dr. Wang also received a National Nuclear Security Administration and Department of Energy Cyber Security Work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-16/faculty-accompli
School officials bemoan lack of college tracking

...that could determine the strengths and weaknesses of curriculums, officials say.According to these Geor gia Department of Education figures, in 2013, 41 percent of Richmond County graduates and 54 percent of Columbia County graduates went on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-09/school-officials-bemoan-l
Former state legislator Joey Brush dies in motorcycle wreck

...member of the Georgia Senate in 1997. As chairman of the Senate's education committee he handled all of the Department of Education bills, including helping with the School Safety Act."Joey was one of the hardest-working public servants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/former-state-legislator-joey-
RCBOE officially selects Investing in Education Excellence, or IE2, flex option

...employment. Schools would then not only have to show increased student performance, but submit reports to the state Department of Education proving its levels of autonomy.The status quo system would keep the traditional leadership systems in place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-04-21/rcboe-officially-selects-invest
Schools prepare for new cybersecurity curriculum

...computer networks. Classes will feature lessons in computer security practices, ethics and programming.The state Department of Education gave its approval April 2, and classes are scheduled to begin during the fall semester. Students at the Academy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-17/schools-prepare-new-cyber
Get schooled on proper behavior

...inappropriate comments up to actual sexual assault, according to a University of Virginia study for the U.S. Department of Education. But that study was completed in 2004, the same year Facebook was launched, and a full six years before Instagram...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-12/get-schooled-proper-b
Ga. school boards may get funds flexibility

...competitive' is a word you're going to hear more of," she told the commission's funding committee.The Georgia Department of Education advises that the commission include in its recommendations that teacher raises based on longevity and advanced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-28/ga-school-boards-may-get-
Corinthian Colleges to close

Corinthian Colleges will shut down its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Department of Education announced it was fining the for-profit institution $30 million for misrepresentation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/corinthian-colleges-close