T. A. DeFeo

T. A. DeFeo is a contributor at The Center Square.

Public Education
Georgia officials use federal grant to create school safety website, training for school districts

(The Center Square) – Georgia authorities are using a federal grant to fund a new website to disseminate school safety resources and updated training to Georgia schools. The Georgia Department… Read More

July 20, 2022
Public Education
Georgia’s Cobb County school system allows appointed employees, not teachers, to carry guns at school

(The Center Square) – The Cobb County School Board approved a policy that allows some school employees, but not teachers, to carry guns at school. Proponents say the policy will… Read More

July 18, 2022
Public Education
Georgia commission will examine state’s civics education, make recommendations for improvements

(The Center Square) – A Georgia commission will explore ways to promote civic engagement and improve the state’s K-12 curriculum on public service. Senate Bill 220, known… Read More

July 1, 2022
Public Education
Georgia gubernatorial candidates spar over new teacher pay increases

(The Center Square) – Stacey Abrams, the Democratic gubernatorial candidate, wants to increase the pay for teachers in Georgia. But Republican Gov. Brian Kemp’s campaign called the plan a “Hail… Read More

June 22, 2022
Experts say that Georgia lawmakers missed opportunities for education reform this session

(The Center Square) – Georgia lawmakers missed an opportunity to pass education reform, including expanding access to education for students statewide, experts told The Center Square. “The biggest miss this… Read More

May 3, 2022