School District Leaders Plead With Legislators To Reinstate Temporary Remote Learning Options

Leaders From Williamson County Schools And Franklin Special School District Are Asking Legislators To Reinstate Virtual Learning Options For Schools That They Believe Need To Be Closed Temporarily Due To The Current Spike In COVID-19 Cases.

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Legislators Seek Answers Regarding Billions of Dollars In No-Bid Contracts

Lawmakers Are Questioning Billions Of Dollars Of Deals That The State Made After Lee’s Executive Order In Response To The Pandemic Gave Departments Permission To Enter Into Contracts Without Taking Bids.

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Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Acknowledges Low Literacy Rates

Hamilton County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Bryan Johnson, Acknowledged The County, State And National Problem With Literacy In An Update Yesterday And Highlighted Hamilton County’s Plan For Improvement.

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Memphis Considers Joining Area School Boards Asking State To Ease TNReady Test Requirements

Shelby County Schools Board Members Are Considering Signing A Joint Statement That Expresses Concern About Two State Laws Passed During The Recent Special Session On Education.

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Tennessee Pushes Ahead With In-Person Testing, Remote Learners Included, During Pandemic

While At Least Six States Are Seeking To Cancel Student Testing This Spring As The Pandemic Grinds On, Tennessee Isn’t Wavering In Its Plan To Give Tests In-Person To Most Of Its Nearly 1 Million Students.

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