Feature Image: About 80 people gathered at Shelby County Schools’ central office on Tuesday afternoon to protest in-person instruction. (Laura Faith Kebede / Chalkbeat) Laura Faith…View More ‘You can’t educate dead kids’: 80 gather to protest in-person instruction in Memphis
Feature Image: Chalkbeat Tennessee moderates a forum on Zoom with candidates vying for seats in Shelby County districts 5 and 7. Bill Dries, The Daily…View More Shelby County Schools board contenders talk pandemic, state testing, and ASD transition
Chalkbeat Tennessee is hosting two candidate forums for the Shelby County Schools board from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, July 16 and 5:30-7 p.m. Monday, July 20. …View More Chalkbeat to host virtual forums for Shelby County Schools board candidates
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,…View More Saturday school is out. Memphis district lays out options for school year calendar.
Feature Image: In this file photo from 2017, then-principal Debra Martin asks Alton Elementary students who will be attending the district’s summer learning academy. (Laura Faith…View More Memphis summer learning will be online and smaller than usual
Feature Image: Superintendent Joris Ray speaks to reporters Monday about how the district will form plans to reopen Memphis school buildings. (Laura Faith Kebede/Chalkbeat) Laura Faith…View More Here are the people advising Memphis leaders on how students and teachers return to school in the fall
Caroline Bauman, Chalkbeat Tennessee Video editing by Sam Park COVID-19 upended their graduation plans. Listen to speeches from Memphis valedictorians was originally published by Chalkbeat,…View More COVID-19 upended their graduation plans. Listen to speeches from Memphis valedictorians.
Feature Image: Students work on laptop computers in a classroom at Gardenview Elementary School in Memphis. (Karen Pulfer Focht/Chalkbeat) Jacinthia Jones, Chalkbeat Tennessee Half days, online…View More Half days, online lessons, smaller classes: Memphis leaders considering what schools will look like this fall
Jacinthia Jones, Chalkbeat Tennessee Laptops for everyone: Memphis district to use federal dollars for technology learning plan was originally published by Chalkbeat, a nonprofit news…View More Laptops for everyone: Memphis district to use federal dollars for technology learning plan
MEMPHIS, TN (May 1, 2020) – With schoolchildren at home for the rest of the semester, and summer looming, parents can be forgiven for feeling…View More Literacy Mid-South Announces COVID-19 Book Drive