Haslams want to hire 1,000 college students to tutor children

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Published: May 13, 2020 12:22 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Marta W. Aldrich

Marta W. Aldrich is the senior statehouse correspondent at Chalkbeat Tennessee. A newswoman for The Associated Press for most of her career, Marta has covered state government, politics, business, education and other Tennessee news. She has served as news editor of United Methodist News Service and features editor of American Profile magazine. Marta is a graduate of Memphis City Schools and the University of Missouri School of Journalism.

At a price tag of about $1 million, the program marks the first major statewide investment in addressing learning loss due to the public health emergency.


Bill Haslam Crissy Haslam Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Memphis Tennessee Department of Education

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