Georgia is the 9th largest state in population and the third fastest-growing state
in the country. Our need for qualified educators reflects that growth. More than
139,000 certified educators are employed in 180 public school districts to serve
1.6 million students.
The 180 public school districts are grouped under 16 Regional Education Service
Areas (RESAs) which provide comprehensive support and services to their member school
Please click on the Georgia map to view school information based on the following Georgia Educator Communities:
Georgia also has four State Schools:
As well as the:
The Georgia Department of Education oversees public education throughout the state.
The Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC), a separate state agency,
is responsible for Educator Preparation, Certification and Ethics/Discipline.