SCS considers adding 15 days to school year to help students catch up

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Published: June 15, 2020 4:00 AM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede is a journalist and emerging public historian who freelances for the Institute for Public Service Reporting at the University of Memphis. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and recently covered education in Memphis for Chalkbeat Tennessee.

The district plans to present a proposal to the school board on Tuesday, and estimates a longer school year would cost between $25 million and $30 million. 

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Shelby County School Board Joris Ray Michalyn Easter-Thomas

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