A third of Students in Tennessee Shouldn't Have Received Diplomas

Grace Tatter at Chalkbeat Tennessee reports that state education officials have discovered an alarming reality when it comes to the students who receive high school diplomas. The stunning findings were included in a report entitled "Seamless Pathways" that was released last week. 

A third of Tennessee students are receiving diplomas without meeting the state’s requirements, according to a new report by the State Department of Education.

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