August 26, 2020 Nashville Collegiate Prep Charter School Appeal Public Hearing

August 26, 2020


August 26, 2020

9:00 am


URL: Password: mkWbJ Phone: 415-655-0003 Access Code: 171 484 1751

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Call to Order                  Dr. Sara Morrison, Hearing Officer,
Introduction                  Executive Director, Tennessee State Board of Education

Metro Nashville            John Thomas, Director of Charter Schools
Public Schools               Melissa Roberge, Metro Legal
(15 min.)                          Denise Brown, Office of Charter Schools Coordinator

Nashville                         Tom Lee, Secretary, ReThink Forward Board
Collegiate                        Mary Laurens Minich, NEI TN Deputy State Director
Prep                                  Carol Swann, Consultant
(15 min.)

State Board                    Dr. Sara Morrison, Hearing Officer,
Questions                       Executive Director, Tennessee State Board of Education
(15 min.)

Public Comments         State Board staff will read comments received by deadline into
(Up to 30 min.)               the record.

Closing                             Metro Nashville Public Schools (10 min.)
(20 min.)                           Nashville Collegiate Prep (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 12:00 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, August 25, 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, or mailed, emailed, or faxed to:

Tennessee State Board of Education
Attn: Nashville Collegiate Prep
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, September 2, 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: