TEA statement of the death of Tyre Nichols

TEA President Tanya Coats:


“The leadership and staff of the Tennessee Education Association are saddened by the death of Tyre Nichols. The impact of this tragedy is far-reaching and has been felt deeply by students and educators not only in Memphis but all across the state. As we grieve with the family of Tyre, we pray for healing for our communities, our students, and our educators. We also stand in solidarity with those calling for meaningful change to ensure something like this never happens again.”