Cobb, Marietta school leaders on board with state'...
by Philip Clements
04:00 AM, Monday, March 02
MARIETTA — Education leaders in Cobb and Marietta say they support a bill that would set a statewide goal to have all instructional material available in digital format in five years — as long as it isn’t an unfunded mandate. Senate Bill 89, deeme...

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