Shelby County leaders hope to dedicate thousands to SCS for virtual learning, COVID-19 expenses

Shelby County leaders hope to dedicate thousands to SCS for virtual learning, COVID-19 expenses
SCS parents say using headsets will keep virtual learners focused

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. (WMC) - Shelby County leaders hope to dedicate $750,000 to Shelby County Schools to help with any COVID-19 expenses related to virtual learning.

Mayor Lee Harris says part of the funds would be used to help get students headsets to use while learning from home.

Mid-South community helps WMC raise more than $320K to provide headsets for SCS students

This resolution will be discussed by Shelby County Commissioners during Wednesday’s commission meeting.

WMC Action News 5 would like to thank donors who helped us raise over $320,000 for our “Headsets for Learning” drive.

Your donations made a big impact and helped fulfill a need!

You can still give to Shelby County Schools under the “Headsets for Learning” tab at the top of our homepage.

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