Parkinson calls for elimination of ASD after bad report

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 18, 2019 3:46 PM CT | Published: July 17, 2019 2:50 PM CT

While some officials contend a new strategy is needed for the state’s Achievement School District following a poor report, state Rep. Antonio Parkinson says it’s time to ditch the program.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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