Department Of Education To Showcase Summer Learning Opportunities

On Tuesday, June 8, The Tennessee Department Of Education Announced A Tour To Showcase Summer Learning Opportunities. The Accelerating TN 2021 Tour Includes 50 School Districts And Will Last For Three Weeks.

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Flood Of Migrant Children Dumped Into Struggling Tennessee Schools (updated)

As Tennessee Schools Continue To Struggle To Overcome Learning Loss Worsened By The Government’s Response To The Virus, Hamilton County Schools Have Been Alerted To Expect An Influx Of Immigrant Children To Be Admitted Into The School System.

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Governor Lee Has ‘High Expectations’ For Education Funding In Tennessee

On Monday, Governor Bill Lee Let The State Of Tennessee Know About His High Expectations For Federal Education Funding. Lee, Commissioner Penny Schwinn, And Members Of The General Assembly Have Asked For School Districts Across The State To Put This Funding Toward Student Achievement.

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Hamilton County Schools Launch Virtual Math Proficiency Program

Hamilton County Schools Recently Announced The Creation Of ‘Math Matters’, An Initiative Meant To Engage Students In Math Through A Combination Of Game Play And Traditional Lessons.

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Literacy Reimagined Could Help Raise Literacy Among Tennessee Kids

New Initiatives Have Been Put In Place To Help Get Kid’s Literacy Rates Back On Track. Literacy Reimagined Is A Newer Initiative That Mainly Reaches Out To Nashville Students.

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Low Literacy Rates & Academic Gaps In Hamilton County Highlighted In Podcast

Hamilton County Schools Have Launched A New Podcast With The Stated Aim Of “Connecting The Community With What’s Going On At HCS And Answering Listener’s Most Pressing Questions.” According To HCS, The Podcasts Will Rotate Between Teachers, Staff, Students, Parents, Community Partners And Others.

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COVID-19 And Hamilton County Schools: One Year Later

A Lot Can Happen In A Year. As Of Yesterday, March 16th, It Was One Year Exactly Since Hamilton County Schools Closed Its Doors And Transitioned To Remote Learning For What They Originally Thought Would Only Be Two Weeks Due To The Appearance Of COVID-19 In Tennessee.

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Hamilton County School Employees Receive COVID Vaccine; Johnson Calls For Extended Efforts To Close Learning Gaps

On Saturday, Many Hamilton County School Employees Received Their First Dose Of The COVID-19 Vaccine Due To The Recent Phase Update By The Hamilton County Health Department. Superintendent Johnson Calls On Teachers And Parents To Maximize Each School Day To Close As Many Learning Gaps As Possible.

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Nearly A Year Into School Closures, California Group Warns Of Harm To Students

An Unprecedented Education Crisis Exists In California After Nearly One Year Of Public Schools Remaining Closed, The Parent Union Argues.

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Hamilton County Schools Host Public Virtual Budget Meetings For 2021-22 School Year

Hamilton County Schools Is Hosting A Series Of Virtual Community Budget Meetings Throughout February With The Aim Of Granting Hamilton County Families, School Staff & Community Members The Opportunity To Share Feedback As The District Begins Crafting Their Proposed Budget For The 2021-2022 School Year.

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