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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 Superintendent Search Update

by Stan Jester [reposted from the Fact Checker] >> The community engagement portion is complete and the Superintendent Search Liaison group convened for it’s first meeting last Monday (March 2). As PROACT describes it, the liaison group meeting was a … 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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Superintendent Search – Public Engagement Schedule

Reposted from the Fact Checker >> Superintendent Search – Public Engagement Schedule PROACT has scheduled the following public engagement meetings to collect input used to help develop a profile to drive recruiting for the next superintendent of DeKalb County Schools. … Continue reading

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Superintendent Search Update

PROACT was hired as the superintendent search firm at the 12/17/2014 board meeting. PROACT gave an update at the 01/12/2015 board meeting. Since December, they have been working with DeKalb Schools Chief of Staff, Ramona Tyson, and her staff to identify key members of the community…
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