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Memphis school quarantines mean little instruction, poor communication, parents say

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Tennessee governor to extend order letting parents opt out of school mask mandates

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Court rulings in Shelby and Knox counties against governor’s mask opt-out order appealed by Tennessee

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Tennessee’s first summer learning camps yield improvements in reading and math, governor says

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Despite COVID, most Tennessee parents are upbeat about school this year, poll says

Mask mandate in Memphis area schools can continue, for now, judge rules

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

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: We want to hear about your quarantine experiences this school year

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

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Schwinn approves 8 waivers allowing some Tennessee schools to shift to remote learning temporarily

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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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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

How Tennesseans reacted to the governor’s order to make masks optional in schools 

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

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Tennessee’s pandemic test scores dropped, but especially in Memphis and Nashville

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Tennessee governor weighs whether to call special legislative session to hobble school mask mandates

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Mask confusion reigns as Tennessee goes back to school amid COVID surge

Masks required in all public and private schools in Shelby County 

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Tennessee House speaker threatens districts that close school buildings or require masks with vouchers

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

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

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Tennessee governor backs COVID-19 vaccines but not masks in schools

Memphis district will require masks next school year

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Tennessee’s fired immunization chief blasts halt to outreach for kids: ‘There will be children who die.’

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Rising Delta variant, Tennessee’s low vaccination rate could turn schools into COVID breeding grounds

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Schwinn plans 10-day bus tour to spotlight summer learning happening across Tennessee

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Here’s how Tennessee plans to spend $491 million of federal stimulus funds on education