Great Hearts: How charter operator lost, the political fallout and what happens now

State department of education’s relationship with MNPS is in worst shape in years following dispute More

Haslam appoints three more to Special Supreme Court

Appointments to hear case from which all five Tennessee Supreme Court justices have recused themselves More

Metro school board chair, state commissioner agree to meet over withholding of funds

Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday decision came down to enforcing the state’s laws More

Haslam: State takes no pleasure in keeping funds from Metro over Great Hearts

Great Hearts dispute has turned partisan inside General Assembly, with Republicans defending move to withhold funds More

In District 20 showdown, North and Dickerson stake out similar positions

Putting a Republican in seat held by Democratic for 28 years would be symbolic blow to reeling state Dems More

State recognizes 14 Metro schools with 'reward' label

Earlier this month, the state announced six struggling Metro schools, deeming them 'priority schools'   More

Metro school board to reconsider Great Hearts as state backs off funding threat

Schools Director Jesse Register and state Ed. Commissioner Kevin Huffman met Wednesday to discuss dispute   More

Inside the numbers: Tennessee children are healthier, but possibly because of poverty

 The state came in at 16th in the country in children’s health, but was low  in economic well-being (38th), family and community well-being (39th) and education (42nd). More

City: Frogge, Gentry, Kim, Pinkston, Speering come out on top in school board races

School board chair Porter and longest-serving member Kindall defeated   More

State tea partiers focus anti-Islamic sentiment on highly accomplished native Tennessean

Republican organizations are criticizing Gov. Bill Haslam for hiring Samar Ali to work in administration More
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