Tag Archives: PROACT

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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Dekalb Commissioners Call For School Superintendent Search Committee

Posted on January 28, 2015 by FactChecker The DeKalb County Board of Commissioners calls for a “transparent, inclusive and credible superintendent search process.” (see video here) This Monday (Feb 2), the DeKalb School Board will discuss and vote on the process … Continue reading

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CEO Lee May’s Letter to DeKalb Schools Board

At the 12/17/2014 School Board meeting, the board hired PROACT to provide superintendent search services.  The question now up for debate is exactly what services PROACT will provide and what part the community will play in the superintendent selection. DeKalb’s … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Education Meetings, DeKalb County Commission, DeKalb’s Parent Councils United (PCU), GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Michael Thurmond, Superintendent Search | Tagged , , , , , | 25 Comments