Metro Nashville School Board Pushes Back Against Charter School Applications

After Charter School Applications Are Rejected By School Boards, Decisions Can Be Appealed And Potentially Overturned By The Tennessee Public Charter School Commission, A Fact That Upsets Some Members Of The Metro Nashville Public School Board.

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New Companies, Taxpayer Funded Incentives Announced In Tennessee

Projects Worth $200 Million, $95 Million And $8.2 Million Were Announced Last Week By Tennessee’s Department Of Economic And Community Development.

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Police Officer Shortage Affects School Safety in Middle Tennessee

A Police Officer Shortage Is Affecting School Safety In Middle Tennessee. Some Schools Will Not Have A Dedicated Resource Officer When The New School Year Begins, Which For Some Counties Is Next Week.

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Rutherford County School Board Member Issues Statement Supporting Charter Schools

Whether You Believe We Do, Or Do Not, The Fact Of The Matter Is That Our Governor & Legislature Have Made It Clear That They Do, And Most Parents Have Made It Clear They Want More “School Choice” For Their Children.
Many Of You Are Missing What Really Matters And Who It Really Affects: THE KIDS.
Most Of These Students Were Already At Risk Before Overcrowding.
Have We Really Gone So Far As A Society To Allow Such Blatant Politics And Guilt Affiliation To Deny These STUDENTS A Choice Of A Classical Education? Should Not The Parents Be Allowed To Choose?

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Several Middle Tennessee Public School Districts Dealing With Teacher Shortages

With School Starting In Less Than Two Weeks For Some Middle Tennessee Students, Some School Districts Still Have Hundreds Of Teaching Positions Left Unfilled.

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Tennessee Republican Assembly Endorses 11 Middle TN Candidates

The Tennessee Republican Assembly (TRA), A Chapter Of The National Federation Of Republican Assemblies (NFRA), Has Endorsed 11 Candidates Who Are Running For Office In Three Middle Tennessee Counties.

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Rutherford County School Board Rejects Classical Education Charter School

The Rutherford County School Board Voted Down An Application By American Classical Academy To Open A Charter School In The Murfreesboro Area On Monday Night In A 6-1 Vote.

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Tennessee Supreme Court Rolls Out New Justice Bus

The Tennessee State Supreme Court Unveiled Their New Justice Bus On Monday. The New Program Was Created To Provide Legal Assistance To Underserved Communities Across The State.

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Rutherford County Juvenile Detention Center To Be Given More Oversight By New Board

A New Five-Member Board Will Give A Juvenile Detention Center In Rutherford County Greater Accountability That’s Long Overdue. The Center That Has Illegally Jailed Children For Years Will No Longer Be Overseen By The County’s Juvenile Court Judge, A Change That The County’s Mayor Says Will Bring “More Oversight Or Transparency.”

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Rutherford County Principal Fired For Dragging Special Needs Student Through Hallway

The Rutherford County School Board Voted Last Week To Terminate An Elementary School Principal Accused Of Dragging A Special Needs Student Down A Lengthy Hallway.

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