Tennessee schools with coronavirus cases may not close next school year. Here’s why.

Feature Image: Tennessee officials are urging local school leaders to keep children in traditional school settings if possible in 2019-20 as the coronavirus pandemic moves…

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Saturday school is out. Memphis district lays out options for school year calendar.

Feature Image: Parents and students walk to Delano Optional School in Memphis on the first day of school last year. (Laura Faith Kebede/Chalkbeat) Laura Faith Kebede,…

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With camps closed, local nonprofits pivot to fight the summer reading slump

Feature Image: Arise2Read staff and volunteers sorted 1,300 books into summer learning kits for kids who can’t attend their reading-focused summer camps this summer due…

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Home health aide: Working without PPE, sick leave is like ‘going in front of a firing squad’

The following is part of an essay series from Memphis workers affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The series is produced by MLK50: Justice Through Journalism in partnership…

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