Changes could be coming to the process teachers navigate to renew their work licenses in Tennessee, including easier routes for those who perform well on annual evaluations.
Five new charter schools received the green light from the Metro school board Tuesday, overcoming cost concerns of some members and continuing Nashville’s steady growth of a model that has been the source of contentious debate here.
Nashville charter schools would be required to document and publish their finances, funding sources and conflicts of interest more thoroughly under a policy overhaul floated by a Metro school board member.
It delivered one of the biggest blows in Nashville’s fight over charter schools…
The number of public school teachers facing disciplinary action in Tennessee is on the rise, and social media could be partly to blame.
Gov. Bill Haslam’s office is dismissing as a “political stunt” a letter signed by 15 Republican lawmakers demanding the resignation of Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman.
Five out of eight applications for new charter schools in Nashville earned a recommendation for approval by Metro Nashville Public Schools — including a proposal from the nation’s largest charter network to take over a struggling elementary school.
Free school lunches and breakfasts will be available to all Metro Nashville students when school reconvenes this fall, under a new federal program.
Should an elected member of a school board be able to speak freely to the press — even if that means bashing the superintendent?