Joshua Perkins is no stranger in the education sector. As the Director of Quality Schools, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Tennessee Charter School Center.
Joshua taught special education for six years before expanding his career as the founding Dean of Scholars for Leadership Preparatory Charter School. As a dean, Joshua created and implemented a behavior program, facilitated professional development, and supported teachers with creating and executing behavior plans to improve academic performance. Knowing no limits, Joshua began a new journey as the Advisor of Academic Quality and Accountability in the Office of Charter Schools (OCS) with the Shelby County School District. In this role, he managed 56 charter schools and ensured that each school was in compliance and up-to-date with statute and policy. Joshua oversaw the annual site visit in which every school participated to remain in compliance with SCS Board Policy and state statute regarding progression towards goals.
Joshua received his bachelor's degree in Organizational Management from the University of Memphis and a master's degree in Education from Cambridge College.
joshua [at] tnchartercenter [dot] org