Tag Archives: Georgia State Board of Education

Performance and Problems of Public Education – a public hearing

State Board of Education Tuesday, August 19, 2014 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Dunwoody High School State Board of Education member Barbara Hampton will hold a public hearing for citizens in the Sixth Congressional District on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Thank You, Tom Taylor and Scott Holcomb!

Two of our DeKalb County representatives to the Georgia General Assembly have stepped up to provide DeKalb County residents with a much-needed hand concerning the DeKalb County Board of Education — and its upcoming hearing before the State Board of … Continue reading

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A Word to the Wise

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This is directed to Nancy Jester, Pam Speaks, Jim McMahan, Marshall Orson and Melvin Johnson: It’s time to get out of Dodge while you can. Yesterday, Michael Thurmond [more Friends-and-Family] talked with reporters when leaving the Palace where he had … Continue reading

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Say It Ain’t So, Joe!

What is going on with Duke University-educated Gene “Ain’t” Walker and the DeKalb County Board of Education? It’s one thing if they have to meet behind closed doors to discuss their only employee – Atkinson.  But, meeting day after day … Continue reading

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UPDATE: An Open Letter to the Georgia State Board of Education

DSW editorial staff met to discuss the concerns of our readers regarding our call for 4th district representation on the State Board of Education before a decision is made about recommending removal of the DeKalb Board of Education.  Having listened … Continue reading

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