Ready for Impact

Photo of a student's hand with pencil filling in a standardized test.

As a state law takes effect, Knox County Schools plans for thousands of Knox County third-graders to face mandatory summer classes.

No ‘Quick Fix’

Superintendent Jon Rysewyk at a lectern in front of Copper Ridge Elementary School

With Knox County Schools scoring in the state’s lowest category this year, Superintendent Jon Rysewyk promises hard work and community engagement.

Testing Testing

Kari Alldredge, UT

During COVID, the University of Tennessee has suspended requiring ACT or SAT scores for admission. The Board of Trustees is weighing whether to make it permanent.