• News for Education

    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    The Read to Grow initiative provides additional classroom reading support for first-grade students in Bartow County Schools. One of the most important predictors of high school graduation is reading proficiency in third grade. Before then, students are learning to read. After third-grade, students are reading to learn. Read to Grow places volunteers in first-grade classrooms to help students with ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
    Wednesday, July 03, 2019
    WALESKA, GA (June 28, 2019) – A nearly $1 million grant will provide enhanced science and math education at Reinhardt University to students seeking to be high school teachers.  The National Science Foundation awarded Reinhardt University the five-year Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program grant to create the STEM Teacher Education and Development Program. Provost Mark Roberts and Associate ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    REACH Georgia is a state sponsored scholarship with a goal of making post-secondary education more accessible to students.  Each year, five 8th graders are selected after an application and interview process.  These students must continue to earn good grades, have good attendance, and demonstrate appropriate behavior.  Each student that fulfills the requirements can earn $10,000 toward ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    Bartow History Museum is Now Enrolling for Summer CampsApril 30, 2019 - Cartersville, GA – The Bartow History Museum announces it is now enrolling for summer camps. The camps are scheduled to run from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. each day, with the option of parents signing up their children for the entire week or for select days. Camp is $25 per day or $100 per week for non-members. A discount is available ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Cartersville High School is now offering digital ads on the Cartersville Athletics website, canesathletics.com, through VNN Sports. The Canes Athletics website averages 18,000 page views each month, so this is a great local branding opportunity.  The ads will be digital click through to the sponsor’s website, Facebook page, or an instant coupon. VNN Sports provides art design at no cost and the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community