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Deal’s school takeover amendment squeaks by the House

The House narrowly passes a constitutional amendment authorizing a state takeover of low-performing public schools . . .

Tags: David Stover , David Wilkerson , low performing schools , Mary Margaret Oliver , Nathan Deal , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans , state takeover

Deal’s school package approved by Senate committee

Legislation authorizing a state takeover of low-performing public schools clears the Senate Education Committee . . .

Tags: low performing schools , Nathan Deal , state takeover

Democrats’ answer to Deal school plan: ‘Community schools’

Senate Democrats and Gov. Nathan Deal have competing plans for trying to improve low-performing public schools . . .

Tags: community schools , low performing schools , Nan Orrock , Nathan Deal , state takeover , Steve Henson