Post Tagged with: "Tennessee Education"

Virtual Academy Contrite About Poor Math Scores

January 30, 2013 at 5:01 am

An online public school enrolling thousands of students across Tennessee once again faced scrutiny from state lawmakers Tuesday. The virtual school based in Union County uses curriculum developed by a for-profit company called K12 Inc. The school’s standardized test scores have been some of the lowest in the state.

Capitol Hill Conversation: Collective Bargaining Compromise

March 21, 2011 at 5:25 am

House Republicans have backed off of stripping Tennessee teachers of their collective bargaining rights. WPLN’s Jacqueline Fellows and Joe White explain the newest proposal.