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What’s up with the NAACP?

So, the Governor has dismissed 6 of the 9 board members and appointed a committee to interview candidates to replace them. But lo! The NAACP suddenly has an “issue” with what is going on in DeKalb Schools! Remarkably, they did not … Continue reading

Posted in Budget Cuts, DeKalb County, Georgia, Education in the South, Fraud & Corruption, Friends-and-Family, Gene Walker, Georgia Education, Georgia State Board of Education, SACS/Accreditation, School Funding, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 19 Comments

Nancy is exactly right.

Below is Nancy Jester’s statement welcoming Michael Thurmond as superintendent to the DeKalb School System. [Reprinted in full from Nancy Jester’s blog, What’s Up With That?.] Click here to go to Nancy’s blog and leave your thoughts in her comments. … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, Michael Thurmond, Nancy Jester | Tagged , , , , , , | 22 Comments