The new superintendent and school board in DeKalb County wasted little time in erasing a well-known, and much-maligned, imprint of the former administration: the so-called “balanced” attendance calendar.
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How education fares in a community affects more than students and teachers. Economic well-being and quality of life also can see fallout from a decline in the status of schools. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution continues its coverage of metro school systems amid concerns over accreditation.