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Deal pledges pay hikes for teachers, state employees

In his ‘State of the State’ address, Deal says teachers and state employees will both be getting 3 percent pay raises this year . . .

Tags: Nathan Deal , PAGE , state employee salaries , State of the State , teacher salaries

Education panel still getting pushback over teacher pay

Teacher pay and the move to more charter schools are proving to be controversial issues for Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission . . .

Tags: charter schools , education reform commission , Mike Dudgeon , Nathan Deal , PAGE , pay for performance , private school scholarships , teacher compensation , TRAGIC

Education panel looks at performance pay for teachers

Gov. Nathan Deal’s education reform commission appears ready to recommend a “pay for performance” approach to compensating teachers . . .

Tags: Amy Jacobs , Chuck Knapp , education reform commission , Margaret Ciccarelli , Mike Dudgeon , PAGE , pay for performance , teacher salaries

Deal, Carter have their first faceoff of the campaign

Gov. Nathan Deal shares a stage with state Sen. Jason Carter as the two disagree over the condition of public education in Georgia . . .

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Online high school course bill is signed

Legislation that encourages more participation in online courses by high school students is signed by Gov. Nathan Deal . . .

Tags: Chip Rogers , Georgia Virtual School , Nathan Deal , online courses , PAGE , Tim Callahan

Barnes finally gets that teachers’ endorsement

After snubbing him in 2002, the Georgia Association of Educators has now endorsed Roy Barnes in the race for governor . . .

Tags: GAE , joe martin , PAGE , roy barnes , Sonny Perdue , teacher support