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Community Schools Bill should be passed in Georgia

Georgia General Assembly - SB 30 (Unlocking the Promise of Community Schools Act)

http://www.legis.ga.gov/legislation/en-US/Display/20172018/SB/30

 

 

What is a Community School?

  1. Community schools provide more than one type of service to students and the community.
  2. Community schools better support and enable a strong, academic curriculum. Partnerships are coordinated and purposeful.
  3. Community schools share a vision and mission and are results-driven.
  4. A site resource coordinator makes sure that all of the service and community providers are working together.
  5. Community schools work with students but also engage families and communities.
  6. Effective community schools are governed at the local level.

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