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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 17

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  • Title: Box 6, Folder 1, Document 17
  • Text: 4 //~ LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION of Atlanta and Fulton County, Georgia CHAIRMAN VICE CHAIRMAN SECRETARY-TREASURER P. L. BARDIN Otis M. JACKSON W. KENNETH STRINGER 1440 BANK OF GEORGIA BUILDING 3121 MAPLE DRIVE, N.E. 1393 PEACHTREE STREET, N.E. ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30303 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30305 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30309 524-2626 237-4729 ‘873-3578 LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION MEETING April 19, 1967 The Local Education Commission met in the Board Room of the Fulton County Administration Building at 9:60 a.in. on April 19, 1967 with the following in attendance: Members Mrs. Ethel 3rooks Dr. Pavl D. West Mr. J. H. Cawthon Mrs. Joseph Ford Cons ts Staff Mr. Otis Jackson Mr. James Groton Mr. Alan Kiepper Mrs. Martha Gaines Dr. John W. Letson Dr. Curtis Henson Mr. A. 3. Padgett Mr. A. C. Latimer Mrs. Alan Ritter Dr. Truman Pierce Mr. Kenneth Stringer Mr. William M. Teem, III Mr. Otis Jackson served as Chairman and introduced the new members of the Commission. Recognition was given to the passing of Mr. P,. L. Bardin in December. It was announced that a wreath was sent in the name of the Commission. Members of the Conmission reimbursed Mr. Kenneth Stringer for the wreath. The Commission took recognition of the death of Mr. Fred J. Turner who was an invaluable member of the Commission and who had devoted many years of his life in service to the Atlanta Community. It was agreed that a resolution of sympathy be sent from the Commission to Mrs. Turner. Mr. Latimer gave a brief report of the work of the lawyers and the problems encountered. He proposed that the Commission hire a lawyer and a secretary to spend full-time on the research required for the report, and that office space be rented in the First National Bank Building. The work of the lawyer would be supervised by Mr. Latimer and lir. Groton who would be responsible for the final draft for the report. The estimated cost will be approximately $1,300 a month. Mr. Cawthon made a motion that the Conmission approve the plan as outlined and that Mr. Latimer and Mr. Groton proceed as expeditiously as possible in employing the staff members and completing the work out- lined. The motion, seconded by Mr. A. B. Padgett, was unanimously approved. Dr. West read a resolution from the Grand Jury appointing Mr. Otis Jackson to the Fulton County 3oard of Education. Congratulations were extended to Mr. Jackson. The Commission unanimously elected Mr. Otis Jackson to continues to serve as Vice-Chairman and Mr. Kenneth Stringer as Secretary- Treasurer of the Commission during 1967. The office of Chairman will be filled at the next meeting. Dr. Letson was requested to propose a replacement for ifr. Turner. An expression of gratitude was expressed to Mr. Alan Xiepper for his capable and dedicated services which he has rendered to the County, the School System, and to the Commission. His leaving Atlanta will be a great loss to the total community. The Commission wished for him Godspeed. Mr. Xiepper expressed appreciation for the kind remarks and asked that his name be kept on the mailing list of the Conmission. Dr. Pierce made a brief progress report. He stated that this Commission, unlike previous Commissions, had made the decision that the two school systems should be joined as soon as possible. The Commission had taken the position that this decision and the plan developed would fulfill its obligation. However, the delegation felt that a more complete plan should be presented and instructed the Commission to develop a more comprehensive plan of combining the two systems. Consequently Dr. R. L. Johns was employed to develop the unit on finances and business management and Dr. Willard Elsbree and Dr. John Phay to develop the section on personnel. J3oth reports are scheduled to be completed by June Ist. A copy of these two reports will be sent to the members of the Commission prior to the next meeting which will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday June 19, 1967. lirs. Martha Gaines was instructed to make the appropriate news releases and to feel free to contact members of the Commission for advice and consultation. The meeting was adjourned at 10:00 a.m. Attachments Approved By: Chairman Recording Secretary
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 16

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  • Title: Box 6, Folder 1, Document 16
  • Text: 6 jw/ ~3 LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION of Atlanta and Fulton County, Georgia CHAIRMAN VICE CHAIRMAN SECRETARY-TREASURER P. L. BARDIN Otis M. JACKSON W. KENNETH STRINGER 1440 BANK OF GEORGIA BUILDING 3121 MAPLE DRive, N.E. 1393 PEACHTREE STREET, N.E. ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30303 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30305 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30309 524-2626 237-4729 873-3578 LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION MESTING December 5, 1966 The Local Education Commission met at 10:00 a.m. in the Conference Room of the Fulton County Administration 3uilding with the following in attendance: Commission Members ifr, Harry West (Represented Mr. Alan Kiepper) lr. P. L. Bardin Dr. Paul D. West lr. J. H. Cawthon ir. Earl Landers Consultant St. Dr. John W. Letson Mrs. Alan Ritter Dr. Truman Pierce Mr. Leonard Robinson Mr. James Groton Mr, Wallace H. Stewart Dr. Curtis Henson ir. Kenneth Stringer Minutes of the October 24, 1966 meeting were approved with one correction: ifr. Jerry Wootan, not Mr, Alan Kiepper, represented Dr. Paul West at the last meeting. Dr. Pierce presented the proposed "Progress Report to the Legislative Delegation from Dealb and Fulton Counties." As the report was read, various points were discussed and clarified. Mr. James Groton explained the section pertaining to the legal work which is presented on pages 6-10. It was pointed out that the study should state specifically the procedure to follow in the selection of the new superintendent and the procedures to follow until the official term of office of the two superintendents have been fulfilled. Currently, one superintendent is elected by the electorate for a specific term of office. The other superintendent is appointed for a prescribed number of years. Mr. Robinson made the motion that the report be received, that Mr. Bardin be authorized to transmit it to the members of the legislature, and that thanks be extended to Dr. Pierce for his good work. The motion was seconded by Mrs. Alan Ritter and passed wnanimously. Mr. Groton was instructed to draft a bill to extend the life of the Commission for one year. ‘The Commission approved using the same form as the 1966 bill, that the names of the Commission members currently serving be included, that Dr. John Letson be authorized to name a replacement for Dr. James Miller, and that the bill include a section authorizing the Fulton County and Atlanta Joards of Education to pay the cost of the Local Zducation Commission on a 40-60% ratio, respectively. The bill from Dr. R. L. Johns in the amount of $231.18 for consultant services, October 10 and 11, 1966, was approved for payment. The Commission also approved that approval for employment of all consultants and others carried with it authorization for payment for services rendered. The meeting was adjourned at 12:10 p.m. APPROVED BY: Chairman Recording Secretary
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 21

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  • Title: Box 6, Folder 1, Document 21
  • Text: ROSTER LOCAL ZDUCATION COMMISSION of ATLANTA AND FULTON COUNTY 1967 Dr. R. H. Brisbane - 521-0412 Morehouse College 223 Chestnut St., S. W. Atlanta, Georgia 30314 J. H. Cawthon = 761-1974 (Home) 1840 Montrose Drive - 761-8421 (Sus. ) East Point, Georgia 30044 Dr. Rufus E, Clement = 523-6431 223 Chestnut St., S. W. Atlanta, Georgia 30314 John T. Cunningham = 964-6874 2910 Stonewall Tell Road College Park, Georgia 30022 Otis M. Jackson - 237-4729 3121 ifaple Drive, N. E. Atlanta, Georgia 30305 Thomas Ii, Miller — 762-2311 General Offices - Delta Air Lines Atlanta Municipal Airport 30320 Candler Building Atlanta, Georgia 30303 Mrs. Alan Ritter — 475-5425 Route 2, Bent Oak Farm Alpharetta, Georgia 30201 Wallace H. Stewart = 872-0731 International Business Machines Corp. 1439 Peachtree St., N. EB. 30309 W. Kenneth Stringer - 873-3578 1353 Peachtree St., N. E, Atlanta, Georgia 30309 William M, Teem, III = 237-8235 (Home) 825 Loridans Circle, N. 5, Atlanta, Georgia 30305 Fred J, Turner = 524-7133 William Oliver 3uilding Atlanta, Georgia 30303 Marthame Sanders 51 LaFayette Drive, N. E, Atlanta, Georgia 30309 Ex Offici ers: Dr, John W. Letson, Supt. Atlanta Public Schools 522-3381, Ext. 201 Dr. Paul D. West, Supt. Fulton County Schools 572=2211 W. L. Robinson, President Fulton County Soard of Education Box 169 761-2831 College Park, Ga. 30022 Ed S. Cook, Sr. = 876-7311 114 Merritts Ave., N.W. 30313 President, Atl. 5oard of Ed. Earl Landers, Adm. Asst. to Mayor City Hall © 522-4463 Atlanta, Georgia 30303 Alan Kiepper, Fulton County Mer. Fulton County Admn, Bldg. 572-2907 165 Central Avenue, S.W. 36303 Mrs. Ethel J. 3rooks - 799-1539 856 Harwell Road, N. W. Atlanta, Georgia 30318 Mrs. Joseph H. Ford - 874-3622 550 Cresthill Ave., N. &. Atlanta, Georgia 30306 Co-Ordinator Dr. Truman Pierce, Dean School of Education 36830 Auburn University, Auburn, Ala. Recording Secret Dr. E, Curtis Henson, Coordinator Metropolitan School Dev. Council rs Mr. James Groton, Fulton Co. Bd. Hd. Mr. A. ©. Latimer, Atl. 3d. Hd.
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 6

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  • Text: NOTICE ee THE NEXT MEETING OF THE LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION WILL BE HELD AT 12:00 NOON ON THURSDAY, JULY 25, AT THE INSTRUCTIONAL SERVICE CENTER OF THE ATLANTA SCHOOL SYSTEM, 2930 FORREST HILLS DRIVE, S. W.
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 18

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  • Title: Box 6, Folder 1, Document 18
  • Text: LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION of Atlanta and Fulton County, Georgia CHAIRMAN VICE CHAIRMAN P, L. BARDIN Otis M. JACKBON 1440 BANK OF GEORGIA BUILDING 3121 MAPLE Drive, N.E. SECRETARY-TREAGURER W. KENNETH STRINGER 1393 PeacHTREE STREET, N.E. ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30303 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30305 ATLANTA, GEORGIA 30309 524-2626 237-4729 873-3578 May 1, 1967 Mrs. Fred J. Turner 330 Blackland Road, N. W. Atlanta, Georgia 30305 Dear Mrs. Turner: The members of the Local Education Commission deeply regret the passing of Mr. Fred Turner. All of us feel that we have lost a personal friend as well as a valuable member of the Commission. A resolution of our sympathy is attached. Sincerely, E. Curtis Henson Recording Secretary ECH: cw attachment
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 4

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  • Title: Box 6, Folder 1, Document 4
  • Text: Memo DATE From CHARLES L. DAVIS Pw Sat Fern to To Fifm bis te Doel 7 bs . ~ = Cnam vv: “ “aye nce A 4 L soft pt Le - Lye ee 4b ofh Lor. A tne geek Of no)
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
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Box 6, Folder 1, Document 2

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  • Text: LOCAL EDUCATION COMMISSION a Kw X of Atlanta aad Fulton County, Georgia / te 7: CHAIRMAN VICE-CHAIRMAN EDCRETARY-TREASURER WALLACE STEWART DR. R. HL BREE W. XENNETH STRINGER 892-2800 523-5071 892-0353 March 14, 1969 MEMORANDUM To: Members of the Local Fducation Commission From: Curtis Henson, Recording Secretary Re: Corrections in Report Presented January 28, 1969 Attached is a set of replacement pages to be inserted in the report prepared by Towers, Perrin, Forster & Crosby, Inc. These are * the corrections identified at the last Local Education Commission meeting and deal only with the retirement plan.
  • Tags: Box 6, Box 6 Folder 1, Folder topic: R. Earl Landers | Local Education Commission | 1964-1969
  • Record Created: April 18, 2017
  • Record Updated: April 29, 2021