Welcome to Tuesday.
KNOW BEFORE YOU VOTE Here’s how Tennessee’s Republican candidates responded to our questions about K-12 ed. Chalkbeat
Here’s where Tennessee’s Democratic candidates stand on public education. Chalkbeat
EXPLAINER How school desegregation efforts could change, or not, after Betsy DeVos’s move to scrap Obama-era guidance on race. Chalkbeat
EXCERSIZE Tennessee will use a $4.3 million federal grant to develop strategies to better student health in the state. The Tennessean
SCHOOL BUILDINGS A second proposal by Metro government to sell Nashville school property to shore up a revenue shortfall is facing resistance — this time from the school board. The Tennessean
TEACHER PREP A team of Hamilton County educators has been working for months to put together an institute aimed at addressing some of the challenges teachers face in the district’s highest-needs schools. Times Free Press
MATH FOCUS Early math skills, though critical to academic success, get far less attention than literacy in high-poverty classrooms. One school district is working to change that. The Hechinger Report