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Handel endorses Kingston ahead of GOP Senate runoff

...Washington."Buck had more than just two formal rivals endorsing him, too. He also announced the backing of state House Education Committee Chairman Brooks Coleman, R-Duluth. Coleman is a career educator like Buck, who is the state's assistant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-28/handel-endorses-kingston-ahea
3 agree in Georgia school race

...the race if I could not continue," she said.The teachers were critical of Alisha Morgan, a member of the House Education Committee, and Valarie Wilson, a former member of the Decatur City School Board."Being the state school superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-05-19/3-agree-georgia-school-race
Rotten to the core

...legislative term when anti-Common Core legislation backed by Rep. Tom Ligon, R-Brunswick, failed to pass the House Education Committee in the General Assembly. Similar bills in South Carolina and Mississippi also have failed.That's a shame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-23/rotten-core
Georgia faces tight deadline for new student tests

...no funds. We would have loved to have had more money earlier."Rep. Brooks Coleman, the chairman of the House Education Committee, said he planned to meet next week with education department officials for a testing update."I'm concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-01-17/georgia-faces-tight-deadl
Legislators to seek input at GRU meeting

...to classroom instruction.It will be the eighth meeting of its kind held around the state this year, which House Education Committee Chairman Brooks Coleman, R-Duluth, said is a new approach at outreach."This is the first time these meetings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-12-02/legislators-seek-input-gr
John Godbee Sr.

...Candler Counties. He served as Vice-Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee for four years and Chairman of the House Education Committee for four years. Despite his hectic schedule of committee service, he found time to be a model husband, father...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000169908702
Georgia urges schools to get carbon monoxide detectors

...Atlanta carbon monoxide leak has already caused. However, Rep. Brooks Coleman, R-Duluth, chairman of the House Education Committee, said state lawmakers want to examine the issue.In Atlanta, the boiler area is where a carbon monoxide level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-12-07/georgia-urges-schools-get
Schools to get flexibility based on grades

...get the freedom from state rules they've long desired if their schools earn top grades, the chairman of the House Education Committee told legislators Tuesday.He also said the charter-school amendment to the constitution that voters approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-12-11/schools-get-flexibility-
Ga. panel considers easing school regulations

...later this summer.They'll make the year-end deadline, promised Rep. Brooks Coleman, chairman of the House Education Committee and overall chairman of the school-funding commission. In the meantime, Gov. Nathan Deal is getting regular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-06-06/ga-panel-considers-easing
Ga. House speaker outlines priority

...won't have an impact on Election Day two years from now.Ralston hasn't said what he is thinking, and the House Education Committee hasn't prefiled any legislation yet.Still, when the debate comes, it is likely to be contentious as always...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-22/ga-house-speaker-names-legis
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