Georgia education reform initiatives and related Georgia Department of Education resources
Georgia Charter Advisory Committee
This site includes more detail on the Georgia Charter School Law, already approved system contracts in the state, and proposed system contracts across Georgia.
Examples in the United States of other large, urban school districts and their strategies to improve student achievement
Boston Public Schools
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
Clark County Schools (Las Vegas)
While not charter systems, these school systems have implemented some structural and governance innovations similar to those of a Charter System concept as defined in Georgia's Charter School law.
Quick links to education reform centered organizations, foundations, and recent research on systemic efforts to improve student achievement
The Edyth and Eli Broad Foundation
The Center for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills