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Winners Selected for the Driver Education Initiative Essay Contest

We are pleased to announce the winners for the first of three essay contests for 2019. Before we announce the winners , we wanted to sincerely thank everyone that participated in the essay contest. Many of  you shared very personal stories of the loss and pain...

A New Way for Georgia Teens to Learn to Drive: Online

A New Way for Georgia Teens to Learn to Drive: Online

Your parents may seem very old to you. They could even be old. They might actually be old enough to remember landline telephones. They used to plug into a socket on the wall, rather like a kettle. Can you believe that? As for sending a text….. Can you believe that if...

In Driving, Too, Practice Makes Perfect for Georgia Teens

In Driving, Too, Practice Makes Perfect for Georgia Teens

You would never expect to sing in front of an audience and get a round of applause unless you spent a lot of time practicing. You wouldn’t expect to become a theoretical physicist unless you spent a lot of time practicing. You wouldn’t fancy your chances of flying a...

Georgia Teen Drivers: Don’t Text & Drive (It can Wait)

Georgia Teen Drivers: Don’t Text & Drive (It can Wait)

Quite possibly, the worst thing that you can do while driving on the roads in Georgia is to send or receive a text. Very simply, doing this will radically increase your chances of killing someone, or getting killed on the road. There is absolutely nothing that is so...

Atlanta and Driving: Why We Love Both

Atlanta and Driving: Why We Love Both

With a population of 450,000, Atlanta is the 8th largest city in the US and is also classed as an “alpha” or world city, ranking 36th on that list. We love Atlanta because there are so many things to see and do (not just because we teach online driving to Georgia...

Scholarship Tips for High School & College Students: Our Scholarship

Scholarship Tips for High School & College Students: Our Scholarship

Wow! We've already had a lot of inquiries on our exciting 2015-2016 scholarship for high school and college students, "Speak Up About Safe Driving: Ten Tips for Teen Drivers."  The word has definitely gotten out! Tips for Submitting a Successful Essay In the interest...

Atlanta and Driving: Why We Love Both

Georgia Teen Driving: Safety is First (and Second and Third)

“Teen driving: things to do (safely)”. This should be the most important consideration when you start learning to drive, not just in Georgia but anywhere in these United States. SAFETY is Paramount: More Important than Anything The last year for which figures are...

Don’t Hate the Georgia Drivers Test Online: Study & Pass

Don’t Hate the Georgia Drivers Test Online: Study & Pass

Let’s face it: everybody hates having to take tests. And when you are a teenager, it seems that life is just one long round of tests. Tests for this, tests for that. It’s just tests, tests, tests. It’s fair to say that everybody detests tests! However, can you just...

Online Georgia Drivers Ed Testing: As Easy as Riding a Bike

Online Georgia Drivers Ed Testing: As Easy as Riding a Bike

You probably know how to ride a bike. Yes? You just jump on, and off you go. Simple, really. Except that it wasn’t so simple when you first started to learn. There is an old expression about something that is simple that says “Easy as falling off a bike”. Falling Off...

Don’t Hate the Georgia Drivers Test Online: Study & Pass

Atlanta Drivers Education Courses: Look Online, Atlanta

However you do it, the GA Department of Driver Services says that you have to have 30 hours of drivers’ ed in addition to your 40 hours of practical driving if you want to get your intermediate license at age 16. If you don’t take a drivers’ ed course, you have to...

Georgia’s Joshua’s Law: Good Out of Tragedy

Georgia’s Joshua’s Law: Good Out of Tragedy

There are times when something bad can lead to something good. Joshua’s Law is a very good example of this. Joshua Brown lost his life in 2003 in a road accident. As a result, his parents rallied with legislators in a call for stronger driver training laws. In 2005,...

1st Steps towards a Georgia Drivers Permit: Take it

1st Steps towards a Georgia Drivers Permit: Take it

Ain’t that the truth? The Chinese have a saying that a journey of a thousand miles starts with one step. Nothing could be more true. It doesn’t matter whether the journey is a thousand miles, one mile, round the world, or even just down the road to the convenience...