Mitigating Student Risk Factors Through Alternative Education


Learn More About Alternative Education in Georgia


  • Georgia Department of Education: Magnet Schools and Alternative Education

  • Communities in Schools: Georgia

  • National Alternative Education Association

  • National Dropout Prevention Center

  • National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth

  • Bill and Melinda Gates Alternative High School Initiative

Classroom Strategies:

  • Rethinking Learning for Students at Risk

  • Glossary of Instructional Strategies (with related links)

  • Classroom Strategies for Helping At-Risk Students (a free, downloadable book):

  • Differentiating Instruction (a comprehensive site with rationale and suggestions)

  • Students At Risk: From Education World

  • The Teacher’s Guide to Classroom Management

  • Effective Teachers of At-Risk and Highly Mobile Students

  • Arise Life Skills Staff Training and Life Skills Lessons

  • AEP Roles and Responsibilities

  • Alternative Nontraditional Education Programs

  • GA Alternative Education Program Standards

  • GAAE By Laws 2019

  • GAAE- Student School Application 2019

  • Alternative Education Programs and Schools List