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Baeo Caldwell Guthrie

ASD Community Input Update: Stay Involved

Everything you need to know to stay engaged in the community input process from now through December.



ASD Community Input Process: Early Conversations and What’s Next

Over the past two weeks, members of the ASD team and I had the privilege of talking to communities about the Community Input Process. As guests at meetings held by Stand for Children-Tennessee, Memphis LIFT, and the Black Alliance for Educational Options (BAEO), we’ve had the opportunity to talk to students, parents, clergy, and other invested groups about their school choice options.



Incalculable Costs or Enduring Benefits Through Education

Someone once said that education is the difference between a relatively happy, healthy life, and a life of constant struggle. But without effective and meaningful reform, the cost of innovation that never takes place in education is incalculable. In education, that cost is in human lives.


Upcoming Events

  • April 25-29 TNReady and TCAP (Social Studies/Science) Part II, Grades 3-8
  • April 29: Early Enrollment Deadline
  • May 2-6 TNReady and End of Course Exams (U.S. History, Biology, Chemistry) Part II, Grades 9-11
  • May 27 Last Day of School–Most ASD campuses


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TWP_Memphis_Portrait_2015_AWThe ASD is student focused and people powered. We’re looking for humble people with true passion and grit for this kind of work. We are ready to do whatever it takes to put our students on an expanded life path. Together, we are creating the best place to work in Tennessee – where no day is a bad day and every day we achieve.

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