African Americans in the Tennessee legislature are requesting a personal visit from the superintendent overseeing the state’s lowest performing schools. At a recent forum, Chris Barbic said creating diversity shouldn’t fall on the shoulders of charter schools.Read more ›
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School boards who want to use teleconferencing to let absent members participate in meetings could do so under a bill passed in the state House Thursday.Read more ›
Teachers and coaches could gather with their students at prayer and religious observances before and after school, under a bill passed by the state House of Representatives todayRead more ›
A longtime Memphis lawmaker has died. Fellow Democratic legislators remember Rep. Ulysses Jones as a tireless campaigner and a truth teller.Read more ›
The Nashville Chamber of Commerce wants the state to hold a constitutional convention to address school funding issues.Read more ›