Vanderbilt Political Review

Tennessee’s Golden Tickets for Education

Ryan Higgins

November 26, 2012

Tennessee is gearing up for a potential showdown over school vouchers in the coming legislative session.  After a 2011 bill creating a school voucher program failed to move through the state legislature, Governor Haslam convene...

Nashville Schools: Defying State Orders and Leaving Students Behind

Ryan Higgins

September 20, 2012

Last week, the Metro Nashville Board of Education voted for the third time to deny Great Hearts Academies the right to open a charter school in the city.  Great Hearts had originally submitted their application late this spring...

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