DeKalb County School District

Georgia Learning Resources System

The place to bring learning alive!

The opens in new window icon Georgia Learning Resources System [ http://www.glrs.org ] (GLRS) is a network of seventeen centers throughout Georgia that provide training and resources to educators and parents of students with disabilities. GLRS provides ongoing, effective professional learning to assist local school systems in meeting the federal requirements of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and No Child Left Behind (NCLB). In addition, GLRS supports the parents of students with disabilities by providing information and resources and coordinating with the Georgia Parent Mentor Program to enable parents to be active participants in their children's education. The Metro East Region of GLRS (MEGLRS) provides services to DeKalb, Decatur City, Fulton, Rockdale, Gwinnett, and Buford City Schools. For more information about MEGLRS, please call 678.676.2400.

opens in new window icon Metro East GLRS [ http://www.metroeastglrs.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=frontpage&Itemid=1 ] (MEGLRS) provides services to DeKalb County Schools, Decatur City Schools, Fulton County Schools, Rockdale County Schools, Gwinnett County Schools, and Buford City Schools.

Available Equipment

  • laminators
  • poster printer
  • sample instructional games
  • letter/die cutters
  • ribbon maker
  • color copier
  • button makers
  • awards embossers
  • opaque projectors
  • book binders
  • art waxer

Additional Information

  • DeKalb County Schools staff members get a $3.00 credit on all materials when they show their DeKalb County School District identification.
  • Laminating is free (up to thirty feet) on Tuesday and Thursday with an appointment—twenty-five cents per foot otherwise.
  • Materials loan library includes instructional kits, audio-visual equipment, software, special education teacher certification study guides, adapted speech devices, tests, adapted toys, videos, and books.

Location

Materials Production Center
Jim Cherry Teacher Center
Administrative and Instructional Complex
1701 Mountain Industrial Boulevard
Stone Mountain, GA  30083
678.676.2400
678.676.2417

Day Open Close
Resource Library
Monday-Friday 9:30 AM 5:00 PM
Material Production Center
Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
*Saturday 9:00 AM 1:00 PM
*Call for Specific Saturday Dates
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The Metro East GLRS is managed by the opens in same window icon special services [ http://www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/special-services ] department.