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Good 'Deal' for bad schools

...budgets and personnel while teachers will have greater control over classrooms.That's far better than the Georgia Association of Educators' solution: a Democrat-backed proposal called the Community Schools Program, which essentially asks for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-28/good-deal-bad-schools
Bill would allow parents to use tax money to pay tuition

...Professional Association of Georgia Educators, the state's largest teacher group.The president of the Georgia Association of Educators, Sid Chapman, took the same position."It is clear that using the public's dollars to fund private...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-04/bill-would-allow-parents
Georgia's suspensions bill sparks discussion

...learning that 14,200 children statewide in that age group were suspended last year.Lobbyists for the Georgia Association of Educators and the Interfaith Children's Movement and the Georgia School Superintendents Association spoke in support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/georgias-suspensions-bil
Teacher group backs Carter for governor

...announced its support for Democrat Jason Carter, as he challenges Republican Gov. Nathan Deal in the fall. The Georgia Association of Educators endorsed Carter on Wednesday, citing a "chronic underfunding and dismantling of Georgia's public education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-08-27/teacher-group-backs-carter-gove
Lucy C. Laney High School principal Tonia Mason submits resignation

...The executive board of the Richmond County As sociation of Educators, which includes Mason, also asked Georgia Association of Educators to conduct an audit of their local finances, which is being conducted by an independent public accounting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-01/laney-principal-submits-r
School system will not release investigation on Laney principal

...The executive board of the Richmond County As sociation of Educators, which includes Mason, also asked Georgia Association of Educators to conduct an audit of their local finances, which is being conducted by an independent public accounting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-02/school-system-will-not-re
Endorsements for Ga. school hopefuls

...supporters.Buck is facing Richard Woods in the GOP runoff.Wilson, who has already been endorsed by the Georgia Association of Educators and the AFL-CIO, announced Tuesday the backing of 24 Democratic legislators from across the state, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-18/endorsements-g
Early voting in July 22 runoff starts Monday in Augusta

...runoff for the Democratic nomination for state school superintendent. Wilson's endorsements include the Georgia Association of Educators, while Morgan was endorsed by mayor-elect Hardie Davis and Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-25/early-voting-j
Bert Thomas

1934 - 2014AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Bert Tillery Thomas, beloved husband of Audrey Mitchell Thomas, father of Adrienne Thomas-Frazier, and grandfather of Ariana Yvonne and Sydney Elise Frazier, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 14, 2014.

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171362388
State seeking more choice in 2015 health plan

...groups praised the state's plan for next year. Tracey Nelson, the director of government relations for the Georgia Association of Educators, said, "We are pleased to see that the Department of Community Health has heard the concerns of teachers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-15/state-seeking-more-choice-2015-heal