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Educators Push for More Funding

Some educators are hoping that state legislators will invest a chunk of the state’s 40 plus million dollar budget into public schools.

Faith Leaders Address School Funding Concerns

According to the Education Law Center, Tennessee ranks in the bottom five states across the country when it comes to school funding.

Hamilton County Commissioners Still Arguing Over School Funding

"I thank them for proving to the community that this commission and the taxpayers of Hamilton County adequately fund the Department of Ed."

Judge won’t order Tennessee to give more money to schools

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A judge has denied a request from Metro Nashville Public Schools that she order the state to provide more money for education.

Nashville sues state, says K-12 funding inadequate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Nashville is suing the state over what it says is inadequate funding of public education, in violation of the Tennessee Constitution.

Judge declines state’s bid to throw out school funding case

A judge has declined an effort by the state to throw out a lawsuit challenging the adequacy of Tennessee's school funding formula.

Over-Testing in Our School Systems

"We have a lost generation because of what we are teaching, the way we are teaching, the speed we are teaching...shoving these babies into...

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam’s State of the State

The governor said that the state's positive budget outlook makes it "an incredibly exciting time in Tennessee."

School Districts Consider Suing State for More BEP Financing

Education Commissioner Says She and Governor Will Meet With 4 Largest School Districts Next week
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