Republicans & Dems Share Differing Views Of TN’s Plan To Revamp Education Funding

When Lee Presented the Plan To Revamp The BEP, He Said A New Funding Formula Would Be A More “Student-based Funding Strategy Than A System-Based Funding Strategy.” That Terminology Created A Red Flag For Some Lawmakers.

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What A K-12 Funding Formula Review Could Mean In Tennessee

When Gov. Bill Lee Called For A Review of Tennessee’s Basic Education Program (BEP) Last Week, It Came After Years Of Complaints About The Public Education Funding Formula.

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The War Over Face Masks Meets School Choice

Parents Hoped They Could Safely Send Their Children Back To School This Fall. The Delta Variant Of COVID-19 Has Dashed That Hope. What’s Worse, Families Have Found Themselves Thrust Into A War Over Face Masks. Those Who Don’t Want Their Children To Be Forced To Wear Masks All Day Might Reside In Districts With Mask Mandates. Those Who Are Worried About Their Children Being Around Unmasked And Unvaccinated Children Are Just As Likely To Wind Up In Mask-optional Districts. School Board Meetings Across The Nation Are Erupting Into Shouting Matches, Parents Are Protesting, And Many Are Likely To Simply Withdraw From Public Education.

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Modern Day Jeremiad

Folks, We Are In Trouble. The Babylonians Have Taken Over Our Country’s Government, The Media, Academia And Public Education. They Are Aided By Big Tech, Corporate Quislings And Toadies Who Proclaim Their Current Good Life And Ignore Their Children’s Future.

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Wokeness Threatens Public Education In Blount County

Despite A State Law Condemning Such Indoctrination, Wokeness Threatens Public Education In Blount County. Citizens, Wake Up! Deep In Conservative East Tennessee, In A County That Voted For President Trump By A Margin Of 71%-27%, And Following Passage Of A State Law (SB 623) Forbidding Public Schools To Instruct Students On Topics Related To “Critical Race Theory,” The Local School District (Maryville City Schools) Announced Recently That “Principals And Assistant Principals This Year Will Study The Book “Beyond Conversations About Race,” About How To Move Forward On Equity And Access Issues.”

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Tennessee Teacher Job Initiative Connects With More Than 2000 Educators

The Teacher Jobs Connection Is A Way For Educators To Be Connected With School Districts In The State. It Was Launched In May Of 2020 As A Way To Fill More Roles In Tennessee Schools.

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Hamilton County Schools COVID Response Praised By Organization Linked To DPE Movement

Hamilton County Schools COVID-19 Response Has Been Praised By An Organization Tied To The ‘Destroy Public Education’ Movement.

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