Memphis City Schools

Behind the Headlines
6:52 pm
Fri January 25, 2013

Radio Roundtable: A Conversation With Kriner Cash

Outgoing Superintendent for the Memphis City Schools Kriner Cash

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, after five years as Superintendent of the Memphis City Schools, Dr. Kriner Cash will be leaving at the end of January. He sat down with the panel to discuss his tenure.

For a review of the top news stories of the week, you can tune-in to Behind the Headlines Friday evenings at 7 on WKNO-TV 10

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Behind the Headlines
5:03 pm
Fri January 18, 2013

Radio Roundtable: School Vouchers For Charter And Private Schools?

This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the panel discusses creating a school voucher or scholarship program for charter and private schools in Tennessee, and the potential consequences for public education in the state.

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Behind the Headlines
5:00 pm
Fri June 22, 2012

Radio Roundtable: The Future of the Unified School District, Gasoline Taxes, and Medical Transplants

Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable
Bard Cole WKNO-TV 10

The Unified School Board has decided to not renew the contract of Memphis City School Superintendent Kriner Cash, whose contract runs out in August of 2013, about the time when the school merger will actually start. 

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Behind the Headlines
5:44 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Radio Roundtable: The New Shelby County Unified School District


Today the Behind the Headlines Roundtable looks at the future of the new Shelby County Unified school district.

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Mid-South News
12:06 am
Mon April 23, 2012

High Stakes Tests Begin For Memphis Students And Teachers

Memphis City Schools Superintendent Kriner Cash


Students across the state will sit down and take a set of state tests called the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP), starting this week, and for the first time their scores on those tests will factor into their teachers’ evaluations and their own second semester grades. 

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