District 71 Capitol Hill Update: Representative David Byrd
Session Highlights from 112th General Assembly
June 17, 2021
Expanding School Choice within a School District – Public Chapter 479 expands public school choice to additional districts that do not already have open enrollment policies. It allows students within the same school district to enroll in open seats at other schools if there is space available.
Achievement School District – Public Chapter 490 creates a framework for schools to exit from Achievement School District (ASD) governance, including one option to allow those which are successful to continue by applying to the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission. The options include r...