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Read the Governor’s Executive Order – for Miller County

Read this Executive Order the Governor sent out to Miller County when he removed their school board. We darn well better see the same level of concern for DeKalb! THE STATE OF GEORGIA EXECUTIVE ORDER BY THE GOVERNOR: WHEREAS: The … Continue reading

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DCCS – DeKalb County Caste System (An Essay)

The newly renamed DeKalb County School District (DCSD) has been in the news a lot lately. Because its leaders apparently avoid talking to the media, the DCSD taps highly paid “communications consultants” to claim that “staff attrition” will correct DeKalb … Continue reading

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The district’s response to the AdvancED SACS letter

Mark A. Elgart, Ed.D. President/CEO AdvancED 2520 Northwinds Parkway, Suite 600 Alpharetta, GA 30009 Re: Response to AdvancED SACS letter dated August 28, 2012 Dear Dr. Elgart: In accordance with AdvancED Accreditation Policies, the DeKalb County School District acknowledges receipt … Continue reading

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Could DeKalb Save Millions by Using Open Source Software?

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How One Teacher Built a Computer Lab for Free A regular blog participant sent this 6-minute video. It’s a story about a teacher, Robert Litt in Oakland, California, who taught in a poor school with no computers and no money. … Continue reading

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