Category Archives: Jim McMahan

The Bridge: Has it filled a gap? No way to tell–nobody tracked it.

We here at DSW2 were wondering what ever happened to the Bridge Initiative and the Balanced Scorecard. Both of these things were brought back from the leadership’s big trip to Harvard in July of 2013 and are still linked on … Continue reading

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Let the school board campaigns begin!

BELOW ARE THE NONPARTISAN QUALIFIED CANDIDATES FOR GENERAL ELECTION MAY 20, 2014 District 1 – Stan Jester District 2 – Don McChesney, Marshall Orson District 3 – Jerrie Bason, Michael Erwin, Jarrod Jordan, Atticus LeBlanc, Willie Mosley District 4 – … Continue reading

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Could be an interesting meeting…

DeKalb County schools Superintendent Michael Thurmond will speak Thursday evening at a meeting of the Northlake Community Alliance. Speakers include school board vice chairman Jim McMahan and board member Karen Carter. They’ll discuss what the board is doing to get … Continue reading

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Serious Concerns About Tonight’s Agenda

About the agenda for the March 20, 2013 (tonight) board meeting – we have some serious concerns. Looking at the reports, nothing much seems to have changed.  We are shocked that Michael Thurmond is not doing his job as superintendent … Continue reading

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A Word to the Wise

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This is directed to Nancy Jester, Pam Speaks, Jim McMahan, Marshall Orson and Melvin Johnson: It’s time to get out of Dodge while you can. Yesterday, Michael Thurmond [more Friends-and-Family] talked with reporters when leaving the Palace where he had … Continue reading

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