ATLANTA (AP) A new state program is aimed at giving incentives to early childhood educators for furthering their education. <br />
The Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning announced the program Wednesday and officials say teachers will be eligible for bonuses at three tier levels until July 1, 2017. <br />
Officials say teachers will be eligible for $1,200 for the completion of their CDA credential or a technical certificate of credit. <br />
Teachers will be eligible for $1,500 for completion of a technical college diploma, or an associate of applied arts or science degree. <br />
Educators will also be eligible for $2,500 for the completion of a bachelor's or master's degree.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — If there was ever a week for the Republican presidential candidates to talk tough on China, this was it: Spurred by the stock market's wild ride, they lashed out at the world's most populous nation.