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 College Readiness and Talent Development


​Overview of Programs

The College Readiness unit works to ensure college readiness for all students by providing professional learning and technical assistance to teachers, counselors, and administrators as they serve gifted and advanced learners. Please see below links for more information on each program. 


Information for School Personnel

​​Important Links

Information for Students and Parents


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 Contact Information

Mary Jean Banter​
Program Manager
mbanter@doe.k12.ga.us​
(470) 763-1087


​Lisa Hackney

Program Specialist
lisa.hackney@doe.k12.ga.us​
​(470) 607-4266

Martha Smith​
Program Specialist
masmith@doe.k12.ga.us
​(404) 823-4901