The communications team is responsible for maintaining effective communication for the School District and fostering community engagement among internal and external stakeholders. This involves coordinating news coverage with local and national media, arranging staff interviews and providing responses to requests for information to promote the School District's issues, policies, and accomplishments.
- Support individual schools, the Board of Education, Superintendent and other executive staff in actively communicating Board of Education actions and new education policies and procedures
- Provide timely and accurate responses to requests for information pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and the Georgia Open Records Act
- Build and foster support for DeKalb County Schools among teachers, employees, students, parents, business and faith leaders, community groups and citizens