Tag Archives: DeKalb County Superintendent Search

DEKALB COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION SELECTS NEW SUPERINTENDENT

News Release • 13 May 2015 The DeKalb County School District has a new leader — R. Stephen Green, Ed.D., 61, superintendent of Kansas City Public Schools in Missouri, will become DeKalb’s superintendent on July 1. Dr. Green is credited … Continue reading

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DeKalb schools names superintendent finalist

According to the AJC, our school board plans to announce one finalist for superintendent >> R. Stephen Green, the superintendent of Kansas City Public Schools, is expected to take over the top job for the DeKalb County School District, according … Continue reading

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There is hope that the DeKalb school board may just find that right new leader

We will go out on a limb here and say that we are hopeful. We are hearing that the Board really is interviewing what may be several outstanding candidates for superintendent. We are at a watershed moment, in that this … Continue reading

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DeKalb fires school chief search firm amid disturbing revelations. Going final mile alone.

From Maureen Downey’s blog at the AJC >> DeKalb fires school chief search firm amid disturbing revelations. Going final mile alone. At the same time it’s reporting progress on efforts to replace outgoing school chief Michael Thurmond, the DeKalb County … Continue reading

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Superintendent Search – Public Engagement Schedule

Reposted from the Fact Checker >> Superintendent Search – Public Engagement Schedule PROACT has scheduled the following public engagement meetings to collect input used to help develop a profile to drive recruiting for the next superintendent of DeKalb County Schools. … Continue reading

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