This meeting is almost four hours long. I have not watched it myself yet, but hope to do so. It is clear from The Tennessean's report that MNPS continues to view charter schools, not as a means of improving public education but as a threat to public education. We need a chance at the school board. We need school board members that embrass reform and educational excellence.
Below is the Tennessean's report on this special meeting:
Instead, its chief architect reaffirmed the lay of the land. (link)