The Georgia Department of Education
"." Georgia Department of Education
. Retrieved on March 22, 2009.) is an American
agency that governs public education in the state of Georgia
. The department manages funding and testing for local educational agencies accountable for student achievement. The Department is managed by the State Superintendent of Schools
, a publicly elected position currently held by Kathy Cox
as of 2007. The department is headquartered in the 2054 Twin Towers East building at 205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Downtown Atlanta
."." Georgia Department of Education
. Retrieved on March 22, 2009.
The following five offices comprise the Georgia Department of Education: the Office of Standards, Instruction and Assessment, the Office of Finance and Business Operations, the Office of Policy and External Affairs, the Office of Education Support and Improvement, and the Office of Technology Services.
Office of Standards, Instruction and Assessment
The Office of Standards, Instructions and Assessment is made up of three Divisions: the Division of Standards Based Learning, which works to provide learning materials and instruction to assist teachers in making sure their students are prepared for graduation and beyond, the Division of Innovative Instruction, which provides educational... Read More