Tag Archives: AdvancedED

May SACS visit is underway

From Ty Tagami at the AJC: Accreditation agency visits DeKalb The school accreditation agency that placed DeKalb County on probation last year has returned for a review of the school district in preparation for a May 31 report. A monitoring … Continue reading

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DeKalb board moving toward dual accreditation

By Mike Hassinger For The Crier Despite parent wishes to protect accreditation at DeKalb high schools with a back-up plan, School Superintendent Michael Thurmond believes dual accreditation “undermines” his efforts to restore full accreditation for the DeKalb County School System, … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Live Blog for Tonight’s 6PM Board Meeting & SACS Update from Elgart

Join us tonight at 6PM as we watch the Board meeting streamed live. The Board will adjourn to a Committee of the Whole where Dr. Mark Elgart of AdvancedED (SACS) will present an update. We will add to this post … Continue reading

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DeKalb schools fallout continues

The next couple of weeks will prove to be a critical juncture for DeKalb County Schools. If you need to read up on the current situation, read through our posts in our December archives, available on the right side panel … Continue reading

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