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GA governor wants more education opportunities for prisoners

ATLANTA (AP) — Gov. Nathan Deal says Georgia should use charter schools to help its prison inmates earn high school diplomas.

Deal spoke Thursday afternoon to lawmakers charged with reviewing his $45 billion spending plan. 113 more words


At the Prison: Studs, Females Who Take On Male Personas

One of the first things we, as high school teachers, noticed our first night at Lee Arrendale State Prison was that some of the inmates appeared to be, not women, but young men. 180 more words

Lee Arrendale State Prison

Davenport Teens Get Second Chance At Finishing High School

Stealing cars, theft and burglary just some of the criminal charges that some 16 year old students in Davenport have, but they said their mistakes in the past won’t inhibit their ambitions for a bright future. 446 more words


Local Vietnam veteran gets diploma nearly 50 years after leaving high school

Nearly half a century after leaving Rock Island High School, a Milan man finally walked down the aisle to “Pomp and Circumstance” in a cap and gown and received his high school diploma. 265 more words


The HiSET High School Equivalency Test — 10 Things to Know

It used to be that the GED (General Education Development) test was the be-all and end-all to getting your high school equivalency certificate. However, now there is another option. 367 more words


Update On School.....

“Oh back to school back to school to prove to dad that I am not a fool. I got my lunch packed up. My boots tied tight. 642 more words