Memphis City Schools http://wknofm.org en Radio Roundtable: The Unified School Board Budget http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-unified-school-board-budget <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Behind the Headlines</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Radio Roundtable, Unified School Board Chairman </span><a href="http://www.scsk12.org/uf/board/members.php" style="line-height: 1.5;">Billy Orgel</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Unified School Board member </span><a href="http://www.scsk12.org/uf/board/members.php" style="line-height: 1.5;">Tomeka Hart</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Chairman of the County Commission </span><a href="http://shelbycountytn.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/10851" Fri, 24 May 2013 22:50:00 +0000 Justin Willingham 31460 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: The Unified School Board Budget Radio Roundtable: The Success Of The Unified School District http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-success-unified-school-district <p>Interim Superintendent of the Unified School District <a href="http://www.mcsk12.net/superintendent/">Dorsey Hopson</a> and <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News </em></a>reporter Bill Dries join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the <em>Memphis Daily News</em>, to discuss the chances for success of the consolidated school district.</p><p>For a review of the top news stories of the week, you can tune-in to <a href="http://video.wkno.org/program/behind-headlines/"><em>Behind the Headlines</em></a> Friday evenings at 7 on <a href="http://www.wkno.org">WKNO-TV 10</a>.</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 22:09:34 +0000 Justin Willingham 30524 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: The Success Of The Unified School District Radio Roundtable: Searching For A New Superintendent http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-searching-new-superintendent <p>This week on the <em>Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable</em>, Unified School Board members<a href="http://backinrivercity.com/2012/07/15/shelby-co-unified-school-board-district-4-candidates/"> Dr. Kenneth T. Whalum, Jr.</a>, and and <a href="http://backinrivercity.com/2012/07/15/shelby-co-unified-school-board-district-4-candidates/">Kevin Woods</a>, join host Eric Barnes, publisher of the <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News</em></a>, and reporter <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com">Bill Dries</a> to discuss the challenges that they face in the coming year.</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:15:23 +0000 Justin Willingham 28153 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Searching For A New Superintendent Radio Roundtable: The Achievement School District http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-achievement-school-district <p>This week on the <em>Behind the Headlines</em> Radio Roundtable, the panel takes a look at the Achievement School District and some of the progress that it has made in the past year.</p><p>Host Eric Barnes, publisher of the <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News</em></a>, is joined this week by panelists Chris Barbic, <a href="http://www.achievementschooldistrict.org/team/chris-barbic/">Superintendent of the Achievement School District</a>, and Eleanor Boudreau of WKNO-FM.</p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 23:16:54 +0000 Justin Willingham 27152 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: The Achievement School District Radio Roundtable: Forrest Park, School Budgets, And Guns In Parking Lots http://wknofm.org/post/radio-roundtable-forrest-park-school-budgets-and-guns-parking-lots <p>This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the panel discusses renaming Forrest Park, the merged-school budget, and a guns-in-parking lots bill from the Tennessee State Legislature.</p><p>This week's panel includes guest-host Pierre Kimsey, Bill Dries of the <a href="http://memphisdailynews.com"><em>Memphis Daily News</em></a>, Michael Kelley of the <em><a href="http://www.commercialappeal.com">Commercial Appeal</a></em>, and Jackson Baker of the <a href="http://memphisflyer.com"><em>Memphis Flyer</em></a>.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 22:53:27 +0000 Justin Willingham 26530 at http://wknofm.org Radio Roundtable: Forrest Park, School Budgets, And Guns In Parking Lots