Monthly Archives: January 2013

School Board Votes on Proposed School Organization Plan

Item E-1 at today’s Called Board Meeting asks for Board approval of the 2016-2017 Proposed School Organization plan. Download the plan at the link below. This is simply a draft list of schools expected to be operational in 2016. It … Continue reading

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UPDATE: An Open Letter to the Georgia State Board of Education

DSW editorial staff met to discuss the concerns of our readers regarding our call for 4th district representation on the State Board of Education before a decision is made about recommending removal of the DeKalb Board of Education.  Having listened … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream Speech”

Never forget these words: I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose … Continue reading

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So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye …

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The official videotape of yesterday’s (2013.1.17) DeKalb County Board of Education hearing before the State Board of Education will not be available in the GaDOE archives until around the middle of next week because it has to be edited. But, … Continue reading

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Thank You, Representative Scott Holcomb! (A live report and discussion on the GSB hearing, webcast Jan 17)

Today’s hearing before the Georgia State Board of Education will be WEBCAST, thanks to Rep. Scott Holcomb! We also appreciate the State Board of Education for quickly recognizing and acting upon the need for transparency — and making this this … Continue reading

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