July 8, 2020
Webex Meeting Meeting Access Code: 161 980 4542 Meeting Password: SBEappeal2020
Meeting link click here
9:00 a.m. CDT Call to Order Dr. Sara Morrison, Hearing Officer,
Introduction Executive Director, Tennessee State
Board of Education
Shelby County Ms. Brittany Monda, Director of
Schools Charter Schools
(15 min.) Dr. Angela Whitelaw, Deputy
Superintendent of Academics
Compass Dr. John Smarrelli, Board Chair
Community Kristi Baird, Executive Director
Schools - Midtown
State Board Dr. Sara Morrison, Hearing Officer,
Questions Executive Director, Tennessee State Board of Education
Public Comments State Board staff will read comments received by deadline into the record.
(Up to 30 min.)
Closing Shelby County Schools (10 min.)
(20 min.) Compass Community Schools - Midtown (10 min.)
REGISTRATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: If you wish to make a public comment during the public hearing, you must submit your comment prior to the public hearing date. Public comments will be read aloud by a State Board staff member during the public hearing. Each public comment will be read for a maximum of two (2) minutes. You can sign up to comment by completing this online form. The submission for public comment will close at 4:30 p.m. CDT on Monday, July 6, 2020 or when fifteen (15) individuals have signed up. Only those individuals who have signed up by the deadline shall have their comment read on their behalf by State Board staff during the public hearing.
NOTE: In lieu of having a public comment read aloud during the hearing, written comments may be submitted online, given to a member of the State Board staff before or after the hearing, or mailed, emailed, or faxed to:
Tennessee State Board of Education
Attn: Compass Community Schools - Midtown
5th Floor, Davy Crockett Tower
500 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243
FAX: (615) 741-0371
Written comments must be received by the State Board of Education by 4:30 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 to be considered.
All comments provided to the State Board of Education will be weighed equally. Further information is available on the State Board’s website: http://www.tn.gov/sbe.