Public and private schools in Atlanta are teaming up to break out of the traditional mold of education and find ways to "re-imagine" teaching and learning. The goals of the Atlanta K12 Design Challenge summit is to allow educators to develop and share innovative teaching techniques, which will ultimately help transform education.
Aaron Klein is CEO of Auburn-based investment technology company Riskalyze Inc. The company is hiring up to 60 people for its Atlanta office through this year. Auburn-based investment technology company Riskalyze Inc. is hiring up to 60 people for its Atlanta office through this year.
The Atlanta Botanical Garden Gainesville, an extension of the popular attraction in Midtown Atlanta, is set to open its first phase on May 2. The $21 million endeavor includes about five acres of outdoor gardens, a 2,000-seat amphitheater, a model train garden and a 5,000-square-foot visitors center. The property off Cleveland Highway was gifted to the Botanical Garden in 2002 by Gainesville philanthropists Charles and Lessie Smithgall.
Yet, because of timidity, fear or other reasons, no transit system outside the Atlanta area has been willing to take on the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority and the Atlanta Regional Commission to get a fair split of state bond revenues dedicated to moving Georgians from one place to the other. Until now.
Felicia Thomas, mother of Nicholas Thomas, the man shot and killed by police at his place of employment in Vinings, Ga. on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, is comforted by her husband, Huey, as their attorney Mawuli Mel Davis, right, speaks at a news conference in Decatur, Ga.
The biennial Brookwood Hills Tour of Homes showcases the neighborhood's most beautiful, architecturally significant homes, featuring work by top builders, architects and interior designers. This year's tour, presented by Pieces and K2 Construction, gives guests the chance to explore several stunning homes while walking through the neighborhood's beautiful tree canopy in full bloom.