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Colleges explore online courses

...every 10 students finish, according to Mike Abbiatti, the director of the education cooperative for the Southern Regional Education Board."Students come to MOOCs to find something out. Once they find what they want to know, they leave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-24/colleges-explore-online-cours
Rural Ga. grads unprepared for college, study finds

...opportunities in which students can earn college and high school credit at the same time, according to the Southern Regional Education Board, a research group.RURAL LIMITATIONSMore than 70,000 public college students took remedial classes last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-11-26/rural-ga-grads-unprepared
Georgia offers 70,000 online resources

...as more and more learning moves online," said Joan Lord, vice president for education policies with the Southern Regional Education Board.In her organization's work with the 16 Southern states, Lord sees others also rapidly moving toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-27/georgia-offers-70000-onl
More go to college, fewer graduate

...Georgia collegians aren't graduating with a two- or four-year degree. The nonprofit Atlanta-based Southern Regional Education Board - which suggests ways to improve education to politicians, educators and residents - released a report this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-10/more-go-college-fewer-gradua
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Deal appoints 6 new members to Ga. school board

...physician Dr. J. Grant Lewis.They also include Kenneth Mason, director of urban initiatives for the Southern Regional Education Board, and Lawrenceville risk management consultant Mike Royal.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-07/deal-appoints-6-new-members-
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Legislation aims to slow rising tuition

...the peak of what students and their parents will stomach, according to David Spence, the president of the Southern Regional Education Board, a clearinghouse supported by 16 states."The cost of a degree is going to have to come down," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-04-23/legislation-aims-slow-ris
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Too early to see cuts' effects on higher ed in Georgia

...one of those things that it's too early to tell," said Joe Marks, an education-budget analyst at the Southern Regional Education Board. Gauging the impact of budget cuts isn't easy, he said. "You want to ask it in a comparative fashion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/24/met_545606.shtml
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Changes by new leader have impact

...few years. In high school, principals are initiating High Schools That Work. The program comes from the Southern Regional Education Board and gives high schools a template of effective practices. Each of the seven high schools in the district...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/28/met_505647.shtml
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Inflation undercuts added funds for Georgia colleges

...inflation, according to a recent report. The 2008 "progress report" on education goals, issued by the Southern Regional Education Board, doesn't include the budget cuts lawmakers will consider for the current fiscal year, which ends June...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/11/met_479077.shtml
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Changes in works for high school

...work. The initiative, propelled by the Southern Regional Education Board, is a large-scale effort to engage teachers...Culture of continuous improvement Source: Southern Regional Education Board NEW GEORGIA GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS The following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/01/bac_467802.shtml
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