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Jan. 5

January 5, 2012 --

Georgians on the hook for failed ethanol facility Grand jury will hear corruption charges against ex-Clayton Co. sheriff ATL airport contracts still stirring protest 2 resign, 2 fired in Albany CRCT scandal

July 8

July 8, 2011 --

Ex-Gwinnett commissioner’s indictment tossed Former Cobb EMC chief reindicted on theft, racketeering charges Hospice problems raise concerns on oversight Savannah lawmaker underreports company’s state income by $1.8M Woman claims Fulton officer blackmailed her into sex Interim sup’t takes first steps to combat APS cheating scandal Governor reopens Dougherty Co. CRCT probe

July 6

July 6, 2011 --

Investigation into APS cheating finds unethical behavior across every level Dougherty Co. CRCT probe dropped Clayton Co. sheriff candidate denies allowing student strip searches DeKalb judge responds to closing Recorders’ Court early Opinion: Political chicanery is evident in elections bill State senator avoids foreclosure on property

May 18

May 18, 2011 --

Deal vetoes ban on anonymous campaign speech Clayton school faces CRCT cheating investigation DeKalb rehired teacher accused of sex with student

Dec. 23

December 23, 2010 --

Blue ribbon panel hired PR firm for CRCT report 6 firefighters reprimanded over crash video

Aug. 4

August 4, 2010 --

Transgender woman fired by state gets her job back State reviewing Atlanta’s CRCT cheating report T.I.’s club may lose liquor license Georgia makes worst stimulus projects list Cobb grand jury investigates court reporter fees Group calls for Cherokee commissioner’s ouster Inquiry into Hall Co. consultant payments may wrap up next month Inmates sue Camden County […]

Feb. 12

February 12, 2010 --

CRCT cheating details in DeKalb revealed ATL superintendent: ‘Why would I want to cover up cheating?’ State board orders investigations into cheating suspicions BOE chairwoman: Clayton schools not cheating Bill would restrict bonus pay for teachers’ pension fund investors Power plants concerned about mollusk protection Dawson County Superior Court clerk accused of stealing $128K Mayor’s […]

Test scores questioned at 1 in 10 GA schools

Test scores questioned at 1 in 10 GA schools
February 10, 2010 --

One in 10 Georgia public schools showed a suspicious number of changed answers on the 2009 Criterion Referenced Competency Test. The state Board of Education may order local investigations and monitoring of the 2010 CRCTs to “eliminate future problems and help students who have been adversely affected by test tampering,” said Kathleen Mathers, executive director of the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement. We’ve got the list of schools.