Christy Ballard is the long time General Counsel of Tennessee Department of Education. Nobody in the state knows Education Law and/or Ethics in Tennessee better than Christy Ballard. And she shares her vast knowledge. She regularly assists in the implementation and enforcement of Tennessee’s education laws and regulations by providing legal technical assistance to local school board attorneys, other state agency staff, legislators, LEA officials, teachers and the general public by providing the TDOE’s position on school related laws and regulations.
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From the schoolhouse to the statehouse, former teacher, Marine and current CEO JC Bowman has an extensive background developing legislative priorities, evaluating existing education policies, and coordinating political activities with policymakers and education stakeholders. He is a nonpartisan writer focused mainly on education policy and is a regular guest on television and radio programs at the local, state and national level. This is his website. View all posts by JC Bowman