Tag Archives: city of Briarcliff

The Dekalb War between the cities and the county has officially begun

THE CHALLENGE >> After years of unrest, corruption and disappointment, and with momentum gaining for cityhood efforts across the county, it was DeKalb schools superintendent Michael Thurmond who first threw down the official gauntlet – in the form of a … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, Charter School, Charter School Amendment, DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, Education in the South, Fernbank Science Center, Friends-and-Family, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Georgia Independent Schools, Michael Thurmond | Tagged , , , , , , | 90 Comments

Tucker’s BriarLake, GA

How’s that for a compromise? We at DeKalb School Watch are less interested in political nitpicking than we are in seeing successful new cities rise from the smoking ruins of a corrupt and failing DeKalb County [GA] government and school … Continue reading

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