2018-2019 Liberty Tech News
Modern Stated Education Alliance partners with JMCSS & U of M Lambuth to provide students with on-ramp to college
Modern States Education Alliance is partnering with the Jackson-Madison County School System and the University of Memphis Lambuth to provide Jackson-Madison students the opportunity to earn free college credit while they are still in high school.
Parkview Learning Center principal, Dr. Roderick Payne, has been named as the new leader of Liberty Technology Magnet High School. Payne joined JMCSS in July of this year after 12 years in administration in the Shelby County Schools, most recently serving as District Administrator of Academic Operations and School Support.
After two decades of educating children in the Jackson-Madison County School System, Dr. Janice Epperson is preparing for a larger role in a new system.
JACKSON, Tenn. – Jackson-Madison County teaching veteran Tiffani Harris has been selected for an important role in the future of the state’s standardized test known as TNReady. She and just 36 other educators, selected from more than 900 applicants from across Tennessee, have been chosen as the first-ever TNReady Ambassadors. They are tasked with serving as advisers, providing on-the-ground perspective and feedback during the 2018-2019 school year. “I feel honored to have been chosen from so many applicants,” she admitted. “I know there were so many qualified applicants who deserve this opportunity as well.”
Members of the Liberty Tech Crusaders Band will march to a different beat this school year, as Dr. Janice Epperson, principal of Liberty Technology Magnet High School, names Joshua Hayes as Director of Bands. Hayes has served as music teacher at Andrew Jackson Elementary School for the past two years.
The Crusaders of Liberty Tech have a new head boys’ basketball coach and he’s no stranger to the team. Dr. Janice Epperson, Liberty Technology Magnet High School principal, has promoted assistant coach Cordero Wade to the top spot.
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Here at Liberty Tech, we offer five available academies:
- Agriculture - Plant and Animal Science
- Hospitality & Tourism - Culinary Arts, Marketing
- Transportation - Automotive Repair
- Information Technology