Tag Archives: SACS/AdvancED

Accreditation agency keeps DeKalb at “warned” level

By Ty Tagami The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Read the original article here. The DeKalb County School District has made “material progress” addressing the concerns of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, but the organization did not restore full accreditation after … Continue reading

Posted in DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, DeKalb County, Georgia, DeKalb School Board Elections, Education in the South, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., Georgia Independent Schools, Michael Thurmond, SACS/Accreditation | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

It’s a small DeKalb after all!

Let’s play a game of Connect the Dots . . . By now, we all know about the 15-count indictment of DeKalb CEO Burrell Ellis. We remember that a former DeKalb Superintendent and COO were indicted in 2010 and their … Continue reading

Posted in DeKalb County [GA] Board of Education, DeKalb County, Georgia, Education in the South, Fraud & Corruption, Friends-and-Family, GA Legislature / Laws / O.C.G.A., SACS/Accreditation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 89 Comments