Voters return to polls to settle runoffs

...Richard Woods for the Republican nomination for state school superintendent. The Senate runoff winner will face Democratic nominee...Alisha Thomas Morgan and Valarie Wilson for state school superintendent.Included on all ballots if a voter resides in the south...

Buck is homegrown pick

...Michael Buck as Georgia's next state superintendent of schools.Mike was not only an...responsibility, including assistant superintendent of Rome City Schools, and presently...help to elect him as our next state superintendent of schools.Meryl H. AlalofMartinez

No wrongdoing found in Lucy C. Laney High School grades, Superintendent Frank Roberson says

...Despite receiving a complaint that dozens of student grades were changed unjustly last year at Lucy C. Laney High School, Superintendent Frank Roberson said Wednesday that no wrongdoing has been found and the investigation is completed.Roberson said all changes...

Superintendent runoff pits Big Business against parents and teachers

In the battle for the Republican nomination for state school superintendent, the last men standing offer starkly different visions for Georgia education.Representing the education and corporate establishments...

Ga. considers exemptions to school food standards

...meal standards in recent weeks, arguing that schools are losing money because students won't buy the new items. Georgia Superintendent John Barge and State Board of Education Chairwoman Helen Rice said in a statement that the fundraising rules are "an absolute...

A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet High School | The Augusta Chronicle

... By Jason Wermers | Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 A.R. Johnson Health Science & Engineering Magnet High School State Superintendent John Barge addressed students, staffers and Richmond County Board of Education members in an assembly honoring A.R...

Georgia candidates will debate on public TV

...the Atlanta Press Club and airing statewide by Georgia Public Broadcasting that also features congressional and school-superintendent races.Ad spending in the Kingston-Perdue runoff has topped $11 million, blanketing news, sports and entertainment...

Augusta area schools improve in language arts, but struggle in math and science

...Columbia County. The state average passing rate was 75 percent.Neither Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson nor Columbia County Superintendent Sandra Carraway returned calls for comment.This will be the last year Georgia students...

Superintendent Roberson talks past accomplishments, educational challenges

...was hired in 2010 to replace former Superintendent Dana Bedden, but six months later...Roberson discussed his views on necessary superintendent qualities, his accomplishments and...Richmond County, do we need a black superintendent? Does race have an impact on how...

Voters to pick GOP nominee for superintendent

...eight-way GOP race to be South Carolina's next education superintendent within 1,500 votes of each other. Voters return to the...runoff will face the winner of the Democratic runoff for superintendent. Sheila Gallagher and Tom Thompson face each other in that...