Those of you in Memphis don't want to miss Sen. Mark Norris' (R-Collierville) comments in the Commercial-Appeal this morning regarding the special school district legislation, SB2062. Q: Where have you found support for this proposal in Memphis?
To whet your appetitie:
The legislation would allow Memphis and Shelby County Schools to establish permanent, fixed boundaries and raise funds beyond those appropriated by Shelby County, subject to legislative approval.(snip)
Q: Explain exactly how the districts would operate if these proposals are ever approved.
Q: How has Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton's consolidation campaign affected the situation?
Q: How would these changes benefit students in the two school systems?
Q: Where have you found support for this proposal in Memphis?