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{{Quote|It is the mission of the Department of Education to function as a service-oriented and policy-driven agency that meets the needs of local school systems as they go about the business of preparing all students for college or a career in a safe and drug-free environment where we ensure that no child is left behind.}}
 
{{Quote|It is the mission of the Department of Education to function as a service-oriented and policy-driven agency that meets the needs of local school systems as they go about the business of preparing all students for college or a career in a safe and drug-free environment where we ensure that no child is left behind.}}
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===Leadership===
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The current [[Georgia State Superintendent of Schools|Superintendent of Schools]] is [[John D. Barge]]. The following list details his cabinet officials:<ref name = org chart>[http://www.gadoe.org/Pages/Org-Chart.aspx ''Georgia Department of Education,'' "Organizational Chart,'' accessed January 20, 2013]</ref>
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* '''Chief of Staff:''' Michael Buck
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* '''Chief Academic Office:''' Michael Buck
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* '''General Council:''' Jennifer Hackemeyer
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====Departmental divisions====
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The Department of Education has five divisions managed by deputy superintendents listed below:<ref name = org chart/>
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* '''Division of Policy and Charter Schools:''' Associate Superintendent, Garry McGiboney
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* '''Division of Finance and Business Operations:''' Cheif Finance Officer, Scott Austensen
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* '''Division of Technology Services:''' Chief Information Officer, Robert Swiggum
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* '''Division of  Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment:''' Deputy Superintendent, Martha Reichrath
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* '''Race to the Top Implementation:''' Deputy Superintendent, Susan Andrews
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* '''Division of School Improvement:''' Deputy Superintendent, Avis King
  
 
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* [[Georgia State Superintendent of Schools]]
 
* [[Georgia school districts]]
 
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* [[Portal:School boards and school board elections|School board elections portal]]
 
* [[Portal:School boards and school board elections|School board elections portal]]

Revision as of 10:28, 20 January 2014

Georgia Department of Education
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Agency Profile
Superintendent:John D. Barge
FY 2014 Budget:$6.41 billion[1]
Employees:380
Year founded:1870
Website:Department Home Page
The Georgia Department of Education oversees public K-12 education in Georgia.

Structure

Mission

The Georgia Department of Education published a statement of agency responsibility on its website:[2]

It is the mission of the Department of Education to function as a service-oriented and policy-driven agency that meets the needs of local school systems as they go about the business of preparing all students for college or a career in a safe and drug-free environment where we ensure that no child is left behind.[3]

Leadership

The current Superintendent of Schools is John D. Barge. The following list details his cabinet officials:Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; invalid names, e.g. too many

  • Chief of Staff: Michael Buck
  • Chief Academic Office: Michael Buck
  • General Council: Jennifer Hackemeyer

Departmental divisions

The Department of Education has five divisions managed by deputy superintendents listed below:Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; invalid names, e.g. too many

  • Division of Policy and Charter Schools: Associate Superintendent, Garry McGiboney
  • Division of Finance and Business Operations: Cheif Finance Officer, Scott Austensen
  • Division of Technology Services: Chief Information Officer, Robert Swiggum
  • Division of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment: Deputy Superintendent, Martha Reichrath
  • Race to the Top Implementation: Deputy Superintendent, Susan Andrews
  • Division of School Improvement: Deputy Superintendent, Avis King

Recent news

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See also

External links

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References

  1. Georgia Department of Education, "State Allotment Sheet, accessed January 20, 2014
  2. Georgia Department of Education, "Vision, Mission and Values," accessed January 20, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.