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.

COVID or not, Tennessee expects 180 days of ‘quality instruction’ for students next year

By Updated: June 25, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: June 25, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The State Board of Education approved an emergency rule on Monday requiring districts and charter leaders to submit plans for how their school communities will teach students in 2020-21 while navigating the pandemic.


State Board of Education Tennessee Department of Education Basic Education Program Continuous Learning Plan

Comment On This Story

Section Emails

Sign up to get the latest articles from the Metro section.