Tag Archives: Alvin Wilbanks

Education panel considers a new funding formula that’s much like the current one

Will Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission actually be able to produce a revised formula for funding local school districts? . . .

Tags: Alvin Wilbanks , education reform commission , Nathan Deal , QBE , school funding formula

GOP leaders try to calm the base on Common Core

A study committee appointed by House Speaker David Ralston starts its review of the controversial Common Core curriculum standards for public schools . . .

Tags: Alvin Wilbanks , Brooks Coleman , Carl Rogers , Common Core , David Ralston , House study committee , John Barge

Ga. NAACP opposes charter school amendment

The state NAACP has come out against the charter school constitutional amendment on the general election ballot . . .

Tags: Alvin Wilbanks , charter school constitutional amendment , Georgia NAACP , Jan Jones , John Barge , Nathan Deal