Let’s strengthen public ‘school choice’ in Tennessee

By , Guest Columnist Published: March 16, 2019 2:46 PM CT
Guest Columnist

Michael Whaley

Michael Whaley is a Shelby County Commission member and chairman of the commission’s education committee. He also serves as the Tennessee director of Leadership for Educational Equity and is a former teacher and school leader. 

Instead of trying a new, unproven program with dubious accountability to the taxpayers who are funding it, why don’t we double down on the initiatives that are already working across the state?


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