Tag Archives: Lindsey Tippins

Senate vote scuttles local ‘call before you dig’ laws

Senate passes bill to pre-empt local government ordinances regulating utility relocations . . .

Tags: Frank Ginn , Lindsey Tippins , local governments , Renee Unterman , utility relocations

Senate bill would move state closer to digital textbooks

The Georgia Senate passes legislation encouraging local school boards to make the shift from printed textbooks to digital instructional materials . . .

Tags: digital textbooks , economic development authorities , John Albers , Lindsey Tippins

Senate passes ‘move on when ready’ bill for students

Senate approves legislation making it easier for high school students to get credit for college and technical college courses . . .

Tags: dual enrollment , graduation requirements , Lindsey Tippins , Nan Orrock

Charter school supporters, anti-Common Core activists fall short

Legislators pushed back on charter school, anti-Common Core bills during this year’s session . . .

Tags: charter schools , Common Core , John Barge , Lindsey Tippins , Mike Dudgeon , William Ligon