Tag Archives: IE2

Georgia School Systems To Decide On Operating Models

While we are all sidetracked with the superintendent search, a very important decision is being made by district leaders and Michael Thurmond.. Which operating model will DeKalb choose by the approaching state deadline? Will it be IE2, Charter, or Status … Continue reading

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Your Thoughts on Proposed SBOE Rule Changes Due by Noon, Monday, January 12, 2015

Have you noticed?  Whenever there is communication from the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) or from DeKalb County Schools (DCS) they rarely, if ever, talk in specifics about how their latest million-dollar “solution” to the “education problem” will benefit students … Continue reading

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What on earth is all this talk of flexibility?

Active parent, Kirk Lunde has posted two blog posts in the Tucker Patch. They are worth reading. He is talking about these ‘flexibility’ meetings that have been going on around the county. Post #1 is called, “What We Have Here … Continue reading

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