Articles by Nan Kiel



Almost 200 Metro Educators Attend Cobb STEM Conference

Educators from all over the metro-Atlanta area attended the Cobb inaugural STEM Bootcamp, STEMapalooza and PBL Conference at Kennesaw Mountain High June 21-23. The STEM Bootcamp served as STEM (science, technology, engineering, (art), and mathematics)…


2 Cobb School Nurses Win State Awards

Two Cobb County School Nurses won state awards at the recent Georgia Association of School Nurse 2016 Conference held in Savannah, Ga. Mary Ortland, Dodgen Middle, won the first Children’s Healthcare Project S.A.V.E. Allison Ellison…


Tritt Elementary Achieves AdvancED STEM Certification

Tritt Elementary recently received AdvancED STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Certification. This achievement is a mark of STEM distinction and excellence only offered to highly effective institutions that prioritize STEM education as a path to…




Argyle Elementary Students Get Wheels

Argyle Elementary students were able to ride off into summer fun thanks to the Atlanta Braves, the Academy and SafeKids, which donated bicycles to 50 Argyle students. The students also met with Atlanta Braves players and Homer…


Cobb Launches New Summer Reading Website

To help Cobb students and families beyond the school walls, Cobb media specialists launched a new Cobb Summer Reading website. Knowing that reading prevents “summer slide” and helps maintain learning gains made throughout the year,…