Title 20, Chapter 2, Section 231
(a) The State Board of Education is authorized and directed to
establish the Georgia Education Leadership Academy whose full-time
personnel shall be employees of the Department of Education. The
purpose of the Georgia Education Leadership Academy shall be to
provide opportunities for public school leadership personnel to
update and expand their leadership knowledge and skills.
(b) The Georgia Education Leadership Academy shall use such
approaches as are necessary to ensure the active participation of
public school leadership personnel and their mastery and application
of essential knowledge and skills. Such approaches shall include but
are not limited to conducting seminars and workshops, awarding
academic or staff development credit, and providing on-site
technical assistance. Local governing boards are authorized to
reimburse such administrators for actual expenses which result
directly from participating in this program.