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I use newspapers to teach my students about the world and how to shape it

My middle school students are digital natives. They embrace print journalism anyway.

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COVID devastated many Latino families. During Hispanic Heritage Month, tell us how your school community has supported you.

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Seven schools, including three in Memphis, exit Tennessee’s toughest school improvement list

Shelby County Schools reports over 200 teacher vacancies at the start of the school year

20,000 COVID diagnoses in Memphis-area students is a sobering pandemic milestone

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Students of color deserve to see themselves in their school curriculum

I never did. Schools must do better.

Mask mandate hearing raises issue of ‘separate but equal’ for Tennessee students with disabilities

Timeline: Teacher deaths, mask debates rock Memphis during the first 30 days of school

Tennessee judge allows school mask mandate, temporarily blocks governor’s opt-out order

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Tennessee’s lingering school funding trial is reset before a new court

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Tennessee should prioritize funding more school nurses and counselors, says key panel

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Judge hears objections to Tennessee governor’s order making wearing masks in school a parental choice

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Schwinn to consider waivers to shift schools to virtual learning as COVID cases spike in Tennessee

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‘Who are Taliban?’ and other questions kindergarten teachers field

When my students ask about world events, I commit to telling them the age-appropriate truth. Here’s how.

Two lawsuits supporting face masks in schools challenge Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee’s opt-out order

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Tennessee governor says no again as some school leaders clamor for remote learning

The COVID-19 outbreak is changing our daily reality

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As pediatric COVID cases climb, Memphis parents fume over Tennessee’s new restrictions on remote learning

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The pandemic brought me home to Memphis to expand my fight for education equity

‘Teaching the truth’: Tennessee educators respond to proposed limits on teaching about racism

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Biden pushes back as governors, including in Tennessee, try to block school mask mandates

Tennessee students can opt out of wearing masks at school, governor says. The Shelby County superintendent disagrees.

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How schools can meet the needs of formerly incarcerated students

I work with young people convicted of crimes. The way they are treated when they go back to school can mean the difference between regression and rehabilitation.

COVID slide led to Memphis test score declines, district officials say

Memphis parents rehearse COVID protocols and pray as students go back to school

Masks required in all public and private schools in Shelby County 

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Lipscomb University names former Tennessee education chief Candice McQueen its new president

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Transgender students challenge Tennessee law restricting which school bathrooms they can use

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Tennessee’s decline in pandemic TCAP scores shows a dramatic reversal of previous gains

Teaching prohibited concepts on race in Tennessee could bring million-dollar fines and suspended licenses

Tennessee addresses delays with summer P-EBT payments

Tennessee students don’t learn enough Black history, professors say

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Tennessee’s first pandemic test scores will be released soon. Here’s what you should know.