READ, LEARN, GET INFORMED
Report: Texas' middle school reading standards too low
Note: Article points out low reading and math
standards in GA and compares 16 southern states included in
Southern Regional Education Board report
Teachers Are Not Necessarily High-Quality Teachers
When My Child is Disciplined at School
A Guide for
Note: Phyllis Austin, Founder of In My Shoes, Inc.,
states that this is a good informative article. However, Mrs.
Austin gives this article a deficiency for failure to stress the
importance of documenting everything - early. In addition, Parents
should get advice from a legit parent education organization, like In My
Shoes, Inc., to learn about preventing and resolving conflict
effectively before the school yr. begins.
Strong American Schools?
High School Literacy: Quick Facts
ARTICLES ABOUT THE NATIONAL ASSESSMENT OF EDUCATIONAL
NCLB Not closing racing gap
(link to NY Times)
Grade Inflation-Q &
Students Guilty of Grade Inflation
2) Marks from teachers vary...
3) How students
Fewer Student Available for Hope
(20,000)) fewer students received Hope Scholarships
Spend it Wisely
In My Shoes' 5yr assessment
education in georgiA
University System of
Georgia Graduation Rates
GEORGIA STATE'S EDUCATION BY THE NUMBERS
retrieved from www.georgiago.org
GEORGIA'S HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION RATE (Incl.
comparisons with other states) -
This article details the
graduation rate of the 9th graders who entered high school during the
2000-2001 and graduated in 2005 (four tear later).
GEORGIA'S DIGITAL DIVIDE
SIZE-GEORGIA (pdf file)
- Truth in Class Size Act
This Act, known as the "Truth in Class
Size Act," changes certain provisions relating to maximum class size
requirements under the "Quality Basic Education Act" for kindergarten
through grade 12. For kindergarten through grade eight, the Act provides
specific maximum individual class sizes for each grade. The Act further
changes provisions for waiver of maximum class size under certain
The Act amends O.C.G.A. Section 20-2-182.
Effective July 1, 2006.
Honest About Graduation Rates:
How States Play
the Numbers and Students Lose
Georgia 2006 Summary of General Statutes
Title 20 - Education
of Service/User Agreement