Category: Education

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  Five Student Conservation Association interns, sponsored by The Nature Conservancy of Georgia’s CITY program, took part in a six week internship, maintaining trails and conserving ecosystems. Seen here with LA Allen, GDEI Training and Education Specialist at The Nature Conservancy, who helped manage the program.    SCA interns helped park rangers spread mulch at […]

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        The DeKalb County Board of Education will hold the following virtual meeting on Monday, July 26, 2021: 10:00am        VIRTUAL CALLED MEETING BOARD RETREAT/EXECUTIVE SESSION for the purpose of discussing permitted matters regarding personnel and legal. The meeting agenda is attached and can be accessed online by going to: www.dekalbschoolsga.org, click on Leadership, go […]

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          CONYERS, GA—Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) held a ribbon cutting ceremony today (July 20) for its new, 82,044-square-foot administration building at 960 Pine Street in Olde Town Conyers. The campus is now home to all RCPS Central Office departments, which previously were spread across several locations in leased office space. […]

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Focus on competitive recruitment and retention of top educators   CONYERS, GA – Rockdale County Public Schools (RCPS) teachers and employees will see significant salary increases in the 2021-2022 school year with the recently approved FY22 budget that focused on addressing student needs and increasing competitiveness in recruiting and retaining top educators. Employees will see […]

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          The Parks of Stonecrest and The Terraces Social Committee sponsored a drive by on Saturday, June 5th to celebrate the Community 2021 Students from High School and College. Thirty-four students were given a graduation card and a gift card.  Dia Taylor coordinated this event. The following students were recognized:  Ashanti J. […]

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    Registration is now open for DeKalb County School District’s Adult Education Program: The Next Chapter. The program’s educational and career advancement opportunities include GED classes, family literacy activities, workforce training sessions, post-secondary support and more. The registration deadline is Monday, June 28, 2021. To register, visit http://bit.ly/DCSD-adult-ed-2021. For more information, contact Narva Dunlap at (678) […]

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Nurturing the next generation of activists and community leaders starts with an investment in their education. Each year the association offers need-based and merit scholarships as part of the NAACP – Scholars and Professionals: Internships, Ready Youth and Employment (N-SPIRE) program.This year, 170 awards range from $3,000 to $15,000 thanks to the support of various […]


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