The 74 April 11th, 2017   
Bridging the Charter-District Divide When families think about their local school, what’s important is whether it will give their child a high-quality education, not whether it's a charter or traditional public school, writes contributor Richard Whitmire. 

The Tennessean – April 10th, 2017  
Dear MNPS School Board and Dr. Joseph: We are proud parents of Metro Nashville Public School students. Our children are among the thousands of students who have chosen to attend Nashville’s public charter schools. The 374 of us who have signed this letter have children attending the following public charter schools