Knox County Public Schools http://wuot.org en Knox School Board Considering McIntyre Extension http://wuot.org/post/knox-school-board-considering-mcintyre-extension <p>Tonight's vote on whether to extend Knox County Superintendent James McIntyre's contract through 2017 could go a long way toward determining how much confidence the school board has in his leadership abilities.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:24:24 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 12041 at http://wuot.org Knox School Board Considering McIntyre Extension Knox County Schools Offer Glimpse Into Security Training http://wuot.org/post/knox-county-schools-offer-glimpse-security-training <p></p><p>This week, members of the East Tennessee media will have the chance to&nbsp;watch as&nbsp;some of Knox County's new school resource officers learn such important skills as Drug Recognition, Verbal Conflict Management and Crime Scene Preservation.&nbsp; Officers from the newly-expanded security force are in the middle of an intense, six-week program that will prepare them for the coming school year.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 08:30:00 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell 5244 at http://wuot.org Knox County Schools Offer Glimpse Into Security Training