Monthly Archives: December 2012

Don McChesney talks about electing the board chair

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District 2 board rep Don McChesney has posted a very enlightening blog post about the process of electing the board chair. It seems that interested members are already vying for the position. Read more from Don here: Board Chair Elections. … Continue reading

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DeKalb board member says audit shows ‘troubled’ district

From WSB A DeKalb County school board member says the final results of an audit he requested prove mismanagement and lack of oversight in an already troubled district. Auditors say DeKalb school district employees violated purchasing policies nearly 700 times … Continue reading

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Is the board seeking to fire Atkinson ‘for cause’?

What exactly is going on here? Someone is lying. The story goes that Dr. Atkinson asked Ron Ramsey to present a ‘deal’ to former (RIFFED) employees who are suing the district. The deal basically said that if the plaintiffs dropped … Continue reading

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Petition to the Governor — Please SIGN

We believe that DeKalb County Schools is so deeply corrupt that it is not fixable. There is a cancer of corruption, theft, fraud, incompetence and assorted ethics offenses. It is a cancer that is inoperable. The body cannot be saved. … Continue reading

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DeKalb Schools put on probation

Well, so much for not blogging. The school system was just put on probation. Here’s the statement from SACS: “The AdvancED Accreditation Commission voted to place the DeKalb County School District on Accredited Probation, effective immediately, after an investigative evaluation … Continue reading

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