CLASSROOM CONSEQUENCES How community trauma can harm student learning — and what that might mean for Charlottesville. Chalkbeat

MOVING FORWARD Looking for help addressing Charlottesville in class? Dozens of other educators have your back. Chalkbeat

LEADERS RESPOND How the education world is reacting to racist violence in Charlottesville — and to Trump’s muted response. Chalkbeat

HEATING UP Events in Charlottesville spark renewed interest in taking down Confederate monuments in Memphis, Nashville and Franklin. Local Memphis, Times Free Press, WSMV

AWARDING LEADERS Nine school leaders are up for an annual statewide award, including one principal from Memphis. Chalkbeat

ACCESS DENIED In the first test of a new law, Shelby County Schools rejects a charter operator’s request for student contact information, potentially setting up a legal battle with the state. The Tennessean, The Associated Press

CHARTER CHANGES With LEAD declining to amend its applications, Metro Nashville Public Schools will be left for the first time in recent years without any applications to reconsider this month. The Tennessean, Nashville Public Radio

BREAKAWAY DISTRICTS Brentwood city commissioners agree to further discuss a possible break away from Williamson County Schools, where despite the area’s affluence, funding falls short for schools. The Tennessean

MOTO MOTIVATION The Eternal Brotherhood of Gentleman Bikers ride their Harleys to raise money for schools. Columbia Daily Herald