The Tennessee Department of Education announced changes include rebidding the testing contract, refining the current Questar contract, revising timeline for online testing, and engaging more teachers.
The issue of improved school security will not be resolved in the current political environment, as long as real solutions are not considered based on a liberal or conservative bias
If you are not a regular reader of the education blog Dad Gone Wild written by TC Weber, add it to your list. He will make you laugh, he will make you mad, and he will make you cry…sometimes in the same article. His latest column, So Here We Are, goes where few writers dare to go by [...]
It is time our federal policymakers do their job and create a tenable immigration policy to safeguard our borders and create legal pathways to citizenship.
A child cannot succeed in life if they are denied the opportunities of a quality education. Lack of opportunity and quality education establishes the pathway to incarceration.
A good superintendent leads the districts educational, financial and administrative performance; facilitates the performance of all personnel; and responds to and informs stakeholders and policymakers about the performance and leadership of the district.
School boards represent the public’s voice in public education.
One of my musical heroes, Bono, the singer for the rock group U2, shares the story of the Irish poet, Brendan Kennelly. He relates that Kennelly has a memorable poem called The Book of Judas, and there’s a line in it that says: “If you want to serve the age, betray it.” Then Bono asks: [...]
When we all work together, we accomplish much!
On Saturday April 28th at 9-12 PM Central at the Williamson County Administration Building (1320 W. Main St., Franklin, TN 37064). Be There! The Grand Champion prize package has been expanded to include a $3000 scholarship - and that's in addition to the trip for two to Washington, D.C.! The Bee is designed to focus on [...]