Shawn Joseph, school board chart new future for Nashville kids

npefIn The News

joseph1The Nashville School Board made this community proud by coming together and selecting a highly qualified and competent educator, Shawn Joseph, as the new school system director.

That decision day was Friday the 13th was not lost on many observers, but superstitions be damned. Board members held a civil and thoughtful discussion on the first motion of the morning made by Tyese Hunter, who called for hiring Joseph, the deputy superintendent at the Prince George’s County, Md., public schools.

Fellow board members discussed his vision, his dedication to the classroom and his leadership style. They were clearly looking to the future.

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