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January 14, 2019
Seven months after a Kingsbury High teacher came forward with allegations against the principal, the investigation is still ongoing
Last spring, several teachers and a school counselor said Principal Terry Ross pressured them to promote students who had not earned a passing grade.
January 9, 2019
Memphis principal demoted over grade changes will not be reinstated
The dispute between the district and Smith boils down to how principals show evidence of changes to student grades.
September 11, 2018
Missing documents bring early end to investigation into improper grade changes in Memphis schools
The firm hired to investigate grade changing in Memphis schools gave up after determining that the paperwork needed to prove misconduct did not exist in…
February 14, 2018
Hopson tightens who can revise student transcripts in response to grade changing in Memphis
Superintendent Dorsey Hopson responds to state education officials in a letter outlining his plan of action to improper grade-changing at some Memphis high schools.
January 10, 2018
Students walk out of Memphis high school to protest principal’s suspension amid grade-tampering probe
Almost 200 students walk out of class at Hamilton High School and ask for answers to questions about their school's leadership.
January 4, 2018
Grade changing at some Memphis schools prompts state order for more audits
In her sternest comments yet on the widening Memphis scandal, Tennessee's education chief calls findings of the recent grading investigation “extremely troubling.”
December 14, 2017
We read all 279 pages of reports about grade changes in Memphis. Here are five big takeaways.
Reports detailing how grades were falsified at one school open the door to look at the scope of grade-changing at other Memphis high schools. Here are the highlights.
December 6, 2017
We’re reading all 279 pages of what investigators found out about Memphis schools. Join us!
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