Shelby County Schools approves utilization of accredited online teaching services from Proximity Learning to instruct district students in real time, via video conferencing technology.
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Emails: School choice org caused 'confusion' in Tennessee voucher plan
A prominent voucher group's outreach efforts to families of students "caused nothing but confusion" while Tennessee attempted to enact a program that would have allowed parents to use tax dollars to ...
Emails: School Choice Org Caused 'Confusion' in Voucher Plan
A prominent voucher group’s outreach efforts to families of students “caused nothing but confusion” while Tennessee attempted to enact a program that would have allowed parents to use tax dollars to ...
Breaking down the latest COVID-19 data in Memphis & the Mid-South: Desoto County Schools - 70 new student COVID-19 cases, 22 teachers & staff cases
Local 24 News continues to track the latest COVID-19 numbers in Memphis and the Mid-South. On this page you will find case information for Shelby County, as well as the states of Tennessee ...
Memphis Education Fund to dole out $1.3M in support grants
The goal is to support over 3,000 families and provide help that mitigates impact from the pandemic — this could come in the form of financial, medical, housing, or food assistance.
Shelby County Schools changing approach to discipline to keep more kids in class
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Earlier this year, the Tennessee State Department of Education cited several school districts, including Shelby County Schools ... WMC Action News 5 wanted to take a ...
SCHD: Most school COVID-19 transmission linked to extracurricular activities
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Shelby County Health Department said they’re seeing around 20 COVID-19 cases a day in school-aged kids. Officials said through interviews they believe most of the ...
Shelby County, state leaders to meet for virtual legislative session
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Gov. Bill Lee will give the opening remarks Monday morning to an annual meeting of Shelby County lawmakers and leaders as they take their local concerns to the state. The ...
SCS partners with education tech co. to make 30,000 students college, career ready
Shelby County Schools (SCS ... a $10 headset for each student. Now, the school system has taken another step, and partnered with Hobsons Inc. — an education technology company — which will ...
What you should know before deciding whether to return your children to Memphis classrooms
Earlier this month, Shelby County Schools announced its intent to reopen buildings to students in January starting with elementary grades and students with disabilities. Parents and teachers can ...
Shelby County early voters make final trip to polls despite rain
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Early voters in Shelby County are making their final ... to see increases in cases and deaths from COVID-19, Tennessee Education Association President Beth Brown is calling ...
Shelby County Schools looks at options for improving air quality in its aging buildings
Since March, the Memphis district ... who has advised Tennessee school districts on air systems but mainly works with hospitals. Schools' precautions:As cases rise, Shelby County health official ...
As disconnects resume, Shelby County Schools board and SchoolSeed help families with utility bills
Shelby County Schools announced Monday. The district's board of education is partnering with the local education-focused nonprofit to raise and give funds for families set to be disconnected from ...