Skip to Main Content

Find COVID-19 Information and Resources
State Board of Education COVID-19 Resources

September 2, 2020 Public Hearing for Memphis School of Excellence - Cordova

September 2, 2020

Event

September 2, 2020

1:00 pm


Location

URL: https://bit.ly/3iMXBp2 Password: SBECharter Phone line: 415-655-0003 Access code: 171 674 4343

Click here to join meeting

Agenda

1:00 p.m. CDT     Call to Order                      Dr. Sara Morrison, Hearing Officer,   
                               Introduction                      Executive Director, State Board
                                                                                 of Education  

                              Shelby County                   Ms. Brittany Monda, Assistant 
                              Schools                                    Superintendent of Charter Schools 
                              (15 min.)                              Dr. Angela Whitelaw, Deputy
                                                                                 Superintendent of Schools and  
                                                                                 Academic Support 

                              Memphis School               Mr. Muhammet Turkay, Executive
                              of Excellence -                        Director     
                              Cordova                               Mr. Samuel Beyhan, Assistant Executive Director 
                              (15 min.)                               Mr. Gabriella Nelson, Director of Academics
                                                                             Mr. Greg Thompson, Financial Adviser

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

                              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.)                               Memphis School of Excellence - Cordova (10 min.)

                              Adjourn

 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, September 1, 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: 
         State Board of Education  
         Attn: Memphis School of Excellence - Cordova   
         5th Floor, Davy Crockett Tower 
         500 James Robertson Parkway            
         Nashville, TN  37243
         FAX: (615) 741-0371     
         E-mail: CharterSchool.Appeals@tn.gov  

Written comments must be received by the State Board of Education by 4:30 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, September 9, 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/