Tag Archive for Tennessee State Legislature

A Thanks to Legislators

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I once met a state legislator (who shall remain nameless) to whom I posed the question “do you think elected officials deserve the bad rap them often get?”  He thought for a moment and then answered me with this gem:…

Common Core/PARCC Delayed Until 2015/2016

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The House/Senate conference committee in Tennessee charged with merging separate bills regarding Common Core has made its recommendations, and while they appear a reasonable compromise on the surface, I have my doubts. First, they’ve recommended that PARCC be delayed for…