Education statistics go beyond national borders. In a globalized economy and an interconnected world, the educational progress of any country impacts us all.
The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) collects data in compliance to state law, federal law and rules established by the GaDOE State Board. All public school districts within Georgia are required to comply with these data reporting requirements and all district superintendents are required to electronically sign-off on various data collections attesting to the completeness and accuracy of the data.
The United States Department of Education has a longstanding commitment to collecting and sharing data. The US. Dept of Education describes that committment as: