ADVOCACY | LEADERSHIP | PROFESSIONAL LEARNING

Superintendent Molly Howard of Jefferson County received the Jim Puckett Award at the GAEL 2018 Annual Summer Conference. This award is presented to outstanding educational leaders from each of the eight GAEL affiliates who are selected from member nominations based upon exemplary leadership characteristics. This award was renamed in 2008 to honor the contributions of […]

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Dr. Mike Newton (Jasper County) takes over as the GSSA President from outgoing president and now serving as GSSA Past-President Mr. Tim Cochran (Decatur County). Dr. Newton will serve as the GSSA President until July of 2019.  Along with Dr. Mike Newton, GSSA will have Dr. Bronwyn Ragan-Martin of Early County as President-Elect,  Dr. Steve […]

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Application Deadline: Sunday, August 19th, 2018 – 11:59 p.m. Tift County Schools Board of Education has contracted the Georgia School Boards Association to assist with their search for their next superintendent of schools. To read the vacancy announcement and criteria for the Tift County Schools position, click here:  Tift County Search Announcement How To Apply: You will be able to create […]

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The Beaufort County Board of Education is seeking a superintendent to lead the school system as it continues its pursuit of excellence. Candidates must meet the legal requirements to be licensed as a superintendent in North Carolina or be qualified to serve under the State Board of Education’s alternative guidelines. Central office and building-level experience […]

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GEORGIA SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION LEGISLATIVE UPDATE – 2018 Day Thirty-nine, March 27, 2018   Day thirty-nine turned out to be a long day under the Gold Dome. The first action of the day was for the Appropriations Conference Committee to come to agreement on the FY19 Budget. If you have not already heard, this committee […]

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GEORGIA SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION LEGISLATIVE UPDATE – 2018 March 23, 2018 – Legislative Day Thirty-eight.   Friday, March 23, 2018 was the thirty-eighth day of the legislative session.   The Senate convened at 10:00 a.m., and the House convened at 10:00 a.m.   Senate Rules Calendar for Friday:   HB 684         Senate version of the […]

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GEORGIA SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION LEGISLATIVE UPDATE – 2018 Day Thirty-seven, March 21, 2018   The first action of the day was for the Senate Appropriations Committee to give a “DO PASS” to the Senate version of the FY19 Budget.  To see the entire Senate version of the FY19 Budget, use this link to the Senate […]

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