Students in Metro Nashville Public Schools will have an opportunity to continue their distance learning experiences through the summer.
As Congress continues to craft a new coronavirus relief bill, a Tennessee senator says liability protections for universities must be included.
The Class of 2020 didn’t get the closure they were expecting. They had to leave the rhythm of high school or college abruptly, and join a world full of uncertainty.
The Metro Nashville school board approved a controversial plan that will close four schools at a special called board meeting on Tuesday.
The Tennessee Court of Appeals decided Tuesday that the state’s school voucher program cannot be implemented until the state’s appeal is resolved.
Underfunding and underperformance are two of the biggest issues facing the Metro Nashville school district. In 2012, the district had just six priority schools — schools in the bottom 5% in the state for one or more of the areas measured. As of this year, the district has more than 20.
School voucher advocates are pushing for the implementation of the Tennessee program while an appeals court decides on its future. The emergency motion filed Thursday by two libertarian groups on behalf of four parents acknowledges the state’s tight rollout deadline.
Metro Nashville Public Schools students could find themselves learning from home again in the fall, until health officials are able grasp a hold of the coronavirus.
The proposal would save the district more than $3 million during the upcoming school year.
For the first time since leaving office early last year, former Gov. Bill Haslam is getting back on the spotlight: He’s launching a program meant to help low-income students learn from those in college.