Tag Archives: DeKalb County schools

DeKalb will name new schools after Obama, John Lewis

President Barack Obama and Congressman John Lewis will be honored by the naming of two new elementary schools in the DeKalb County system . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , DeKalb County schools , John Lewis

Political Notes – It looks like Azziz will hang around as GRU president

Georgia Regents University President Ricardo Azziz is passed over for the job of UNLV president; DeKalb school officials reach a settlement with the U.S. Attorney’s Office on the harassment of students . . .

Tags: DeKalb County schools , Herman J. Russell , Richard Azziz , Sam Olens , student harassment , U.S. Attorney's Office

Michael Thurmond takes on his biggest job yet

Running the DeKalb County school system could be the most thankless job in politics. Why would someone like Michael Thurmond agree to do it? . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: accreditation , DeKalb County schools , Michael Thurmond