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Volume 15 Issue 3
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5 KNOW & TELL
Big things are happening all around GAE. Get the
latest udpates on our members, communities, and
8 KNOWING GAE
Get the top GAE terms you should know, our
structure, and our vision for 2018.
12 SCHOOL FUNDING
Learn the critical points about school funding
that you can use, plus tips on how to be a strong
advocate for school resources.
Dr. Melissa Smith earns a spot on Georgia’s newest
22 #TOOLTIPS: TECHNOLOGY IN
Learn the creative ways in which teachers use
technology in the classroom, and helpful hints for
choosing the right tools for the task.
24 GAE RETIRED
Find out what Georgia’s more active retirees have
been doing to fight for public education and the
education profession as a whole.
Educators are natural leaders. Now it’s time to take
leadership to the next level. Nominations for GAE
leadership positions for State officers, the Board
of Directors, and other positions are now being
accepted. Nominate and particpate in sharing the
future of GAE.
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the people • the politics • the profession
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