DECAL accepting applications Pre-K Teachers of the Year

Release: DECAL Seeking Applications for Georgia’s Pre-K Teachers of the Year Winner from Public School and Private Child Care Center Will Be Chosen ATLANTA, Ga., – The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) …

VLPRA announces Azalea 5K registration now open

Release: VLPRA’S AZALEA 5K KICKS OFF CELEBRATION Registration is open now at www.vlpra.com.  On-site check in will open at 7:00 AM on Saturday morning, March 13th, at the Valdosta Early College Academy (VECA) located at 1605…

Intensive summer Pre-K training program announced

Release: Pre-K Summer Transition Program Offered Again in 2021 Atlanta, Ga., (February 22, 2021) – The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) is again offering a six-week intensive academic program this summer for rising…

VECA recognizes students and staff with Good Neighbor…

Release: VECA - Good Neighbor Award Winners Each month the Good Neighbor Award recognizes students who are a ‘Good Neighbor’ by lending a helping hand, offering encouragement, sharing a smile and making a positive impact…

DECAL offers up to $75K in grant funds…

Release: DECAL Announces Grant Opportunities for Georgia Communities Funding will allow organizations to pilot and implement family-focused programs that promote economic security, support trauma-responsive care, and respond to local needs ATLANTA, Ga., (February 1, 2021)…

GA plans to give $1,000 bonuses to Pre-K,…

Release: Kemp & DECAL Unveil Pre-K, Assistant & Child Care Teachers Supplemental Pay Program Program Recognizes Dedication & Hard Work During COVID-19 Pandemic ATLANTA, Ga., (January 27, 2021) – Governor Brian P. Kemp and Georgia…

An OIS follows an early morning foot chase…

Release: GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Gwinnett County JANUARY 11, 2021 Snellville, GA (January 11, 2021) – On Monday, January 11, 2021, the GBI Atlanta Regional Office was requested by the Snellville Police Department to…

CDC comments on measures taken by Head Start…

Release: CDC Report Highlights Success of Georgia Head Start Programs in Mitigating Spread of COVID-19 Georgia’s Head Start Collaboration Office Kept Programs Connected with Critical DECAL Services Atlanta, GA (December 17, 2020) – The Centers…