At Fair Street School's temporary location at Wood's Mill this morning in Gainesville, kindergarten teachers Brenda Beal and Janice Trowers will be teaching classroom procedures, while over at Lyman Hall Elementary, second-grade teacher Roxie Miller will be taking roll call.
A return to school means a return to Common Core standards in math and English language arts, but a recent report shows that the standards may not be in the best interest of the state's educational system.
The Hall County courthouse was the scene of some major girl power Friday when Girl Scouts toured the building and took part in exercises to earn their citizenship badges.
The search for the next Gainesville school superintendent is ahead of schedule, and ready to open the application process.
The state has made some changes in how school systems report disciplinary actions as part of a larger movement to be proactive to discipline problems, rather than reactive.
Excess rain and humidity this summer have led to water damage and mold in the Ocie Pope Education Building of Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
With school beginning in both Hall and Gainesville school systems Monday, open houses for students, parents and teachers will be held throughout the rest of this week.
It was a typical day for Gainesville High School special education teacher Robert Horne this past May, when he went to a local store and purchased a case of fruit drinks for his students.
Community organizations, law enforcement and private citizens will join tonight for National Night Out, all with the goal of promoting safety.
The issue of accepting and awarding class credits is still a work in progress for the Gainesville City Schools Board of Education.
It's the last full week before school begins, which means stores are preparing for an influx of pint-sized shoppers and their guardians, especially this upcoming weekend as the state holds a sales tax holiday.
There were concerns coming into this year that sales tax revenues for the Gainesville and Hall County school systems would go down.
University of North Georgia students will soon get a more personalized learning experience in reading and English classes, thanks to a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
A 50-year-old Oakwood man died Friday afternoon from injuries in an apparent tractor accident.
Gainesville High School's gymnasium sustained damage when a rainstorm led to water from a neighboring property flowing into the building.
On the screen behind Candace Kendle, an image flashed of two separate brain scans.
As the next year's state budget takes one step closer to reality, local schools continue to cheer as increased funding looks more like a certainty.
A memorial service is planned today for a Riverside Military Academy student who died Tuesday from injuries sustained in a pedestrian accident.
The high in Burlington, Vt., today is expected to be around 20.
Riverside Military Academy officials have confirmed an 18-year-old student has died from injuries sustained in a pedestrian accident.
The struggle to develop one unified vision while maintaining individual campus identities was evident at a University of North Georgia strategic planning town hall meeting.
Gainesville City Schools students will be in class an extra day next month to replace time missed due to snow and ice.
Omar Espinoza works the night shift at Mayfield Dairy Farms.
Having access to online technology is changing how teachers and students interact, but a local school is testing how it can change the professional teaching environment as well.
Farmer Tommy Blackstock has noticed the cattle on his farm aren't eating quite like they should.
Kya Nicholson wasn't shy about showing off some of her new dance moves.
Chestatee High School senior Dennis Head already has a clear plan for the next eight years of his life.
The temperature was cool outside, but it was hot, hot, hot inside Wednesday evening at the University of North Georgia men's basketball game.
What does it take to be a STAR student? Intelligence, tenacity, persistence, grit and a stick-to-it-iveness that will get them through the four years of high school being at the top of their game academically.