Empowered Jefferson Organized To Advance Conservative Public Policy In Jefferson County, TN

Citizens Often Assume Nothing Can Be Done About Taxes, Zoning, Or Left-Leaning Ideology In Our Public Schools. Empowered Jefferson Tackles Issues Of Public Policy Head-On And Aims To Advise Others On How To Be More Active In Shaping It.

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Bidding Irregularities Uncovered Concerning Jefferson County Schools SEL Training Contract

Jefferson County Schools Started A Contractual Business Relationship With And Made Payments To A Texas Based Vendor To Deliver Social Emotional Learning Staff Training Fourteen Months Before Bids Were Advertised For The Purchase Of That Service.

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Social Emotional Learning Enters 2nd Phase In Jefferson County, Tennessee Schools, Parents Express Concerns Over Student Surveys

Jefferson County Schools Entered Its Second Phase Of Social Emotional Learning This School Year, Committing To A $116,000.00 Contract On June 25, 2022, To Train Teachers In SEL.

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Jefferson County Commission Addresses Transparency Issues With School Board

Jefferson County Commission Addressed An Ongoing Issue With School Transparency By Approving A Motion By Eighth District Commissioner Terry Dockery, Which Made A Non-Binding Recommendation That Jefferson County Schools Post Certain Documents On Their District Website For Citizen Access.

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Military Tassels Banned At Jefferson County High School Graduation Ceremony

After Nearly A Week Of Fact-Seeking To Help Concerned Citizens Get To The Bottom Of An Issue Concerning The Wearing Of Military Tassels At The Jefferson County High School Graduation Ceremony, Questions Remain Unanswered.

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Former County Commissioner Seeks Increased Transparency In Jefferson County School District

In A Letter To The Mayor And Commissioners Of Jefferson County, Tennessee, A Concerned Citizen Asked That Information Frequently Requested Through Open Records, Be Automatically Uploaded To The School District’s Website For Public Viewing.

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School Climate Survey Voluntary But Not Available To Parents In Jefferson County

According To A Parent In Jefferson County, The Content Of The Survey Has Not Been Made Available To The Public. Concerned Jefferson County Citizens Say That Getting Information From The School System Is Being Discouraged By The School Board.

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