January 28, 2011 Board Meeting
II. Report Items
III. Action Items (First Reading)
A. Redefining Alternative Schools, Rule
First reading of a rule amendment changing terminology based on the governor’s Advisory Council on Alternative Education.
C. High School Transition Policy
First reading of a policy amendment that clarifies end-of-course assessment requirements for high school students enrolled in college courses.
IV. Action Items (Final Reading)
C. Nonpublic Schools – Categories I and VII Rule Consolidation
Final reading of a rule amendment inserting Category VII special purpose schools into Category I, so that students completing school at a special purpose school (such as a Department of Children’s Services school) retain eligibility for the lottery scholarship.
E. Tennessee College and Career Ready Goals and Indicators
Final reading of the goals, indicators, and learning targets for Tennessee students.
F. Evaluation and Grievance Rules
Final reading of the rules regarding teacher evaluation.
G. Charter School Appeals
Final reading of public charter school appeals pursuant to TCA § 49-13-108.
Global Leadership Academy - Memphis City Schools
City of Life Academy - Memphis City Schools
New Consortium of Law & Business - Shelby County Schools
A. William W. Hofman – Revocation, three (3) years
B. Lisa M. Kitchen – Suspension, one (1) year
C. Alvertis London– Revocation, permanent
D. Deborah McCormick – Suspension, one (1) year
E. Julie Perdue – Suspension, one (1) year
F. Ray E. Walsh – Revocation, permanent
G. Susan M. White – Revocation, three (3) years