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After the diplomas have been collected, the caps tossed into the air and the celebratory party cleaned up, many newly-minted university graduates will embark on the journey into independent adulthood.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association has announced that it will no longer accept coursework by student athletes attending 24 online schools run by K12 Inc.
King Middle School and Coan Middle School in eastern Atlanta will merge next school year, according to an 8-1 vote by the city school board Tuesday.
The $658 million Atlanta Public Schools general fund budget for next school year is the district’s most expensive ever, covering 50,000 students, 6,600 employees and 100 schools.
The Atlanta school board approved a $658 million general fund budget Tuesday that includes teacher pay raises, the elimination of furlough days and more money for charter schools.
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A horrifying crash involving a tour bus full of high school students headed to Humboldt State University in Arcata has killed ten people, injured 50 and shut down I-5 in both directions.
Former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal joined the DeKalb District Attorney’s Office Thursday, April 3, 2014, in partnership with DeKalb County’s Fire & Rescue and Georgia Department of Highway Safety to host a special educational program highlighting the impact of dangerous driving practices and distracted driving.
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Georgia in 2011 ranked 6th in the nation with low income students making up 57% of its public schools.
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When he was caught allegedly shoplifting at Walmart, an Atlanta man asked arresting officers to take care of his bike.