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Georgia schools at breaking point after years of cuts

...the county has 25,500 students and 1,718 teachers, said John Zauner, executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association. "That paints a pretty clear picture of what's going on throughout the state," Zauner said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-20/georgia-schools-breaking
Democratic voters say no to charter school amendment

...from local school boards but still use public tax money. Herb Garrett, the executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association, said charter schools have a place in education, but only when the local school boards have a say...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-08-01/democratic-vot
Reject charter amendment

...Richmond County Retired Educators Association recently voted to join the Georgia Retired Educators, the Georgia School Superintendents Association, the Georgia Parent-Teachers Association, the Professional Association of Educators, the Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-09-19/reject-charter-amendment
Tough issues face legislators

...the pre-k program and raising the HOPE Scholarship," said Herb Garrett, executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association. "I'm also delighted that it's coming from lottery funds and not general funds that would have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-13/tough-issues-face-legisl
Columbia County superintendent wins top chamber award

...Nagle's prize comes on the heels of the Bill Barr Lead ership Award, the highest honor from the Georgia School Superintendents Association."I cannot begin to tell you ? what it has meant to be a part of such great things in Columbia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-01-29/columbia-co
Challenge to charter school law on docket

...local funds without the local board allowing it," said Herb Garrett, the executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association.Charter school advocates disagree."The money spent on the charter commission schools is state-raised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-10-10/challenge-charter-school-law-
Metro | Education
HOPE changes signed by Deal

...associated with student transportation issues," said Herb Garrett, the executive director of the Georgia Schools Superintendents Association.Still not everyone is a fan."His party controls the House and the Senate so that fact that he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
Georgia Governor | Education | Metro
Deal's budget doesn't restore cuts to education

...about 80 percent of what the formula calls for," said Herb Garrett, the executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association.Rep. Larry O'Neal, the Republican House leader, said he was glad to see Deal propose gradually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-01-15/deals-budget-doesnt-restore-cuts-ed
Across Georgia

...funding as the state grapples with the worst fiscal crisis in decades. Ms. Cox made the comment during the annual joint meeting of the Georgia School Boards Association and the Georgia School Superintendents Association in Atlanta.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2009-12-05/across-georgia
Crime & courts | Crime & Courts
Budget issues hurting schools

...hard in Georgia, and school systems could see even larger budget cuts, the executive director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association said Friday. For six years, the state has not fully funded its formula for allotting money to schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/17/met_507963.shtml
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