The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that the Hamilton County school System is leading schools across Tennessee in developing statewide curriculum for online courses. The system is the beneficiary of a three-year, $2.7 million grant to write online course curriculums. Seven other systems are receiving $100,000 each per year to serve as the pilot sites that offer Hamilton County online courses. Stacy Schaudel, one of the coordinators of Tennessee’s e4 TN initiative, says: “We’re building the model of what e-learning will look like in Tennessee.” The e4 TN initiative aims to create 26 courses aligned with state standards required by the No Child Left Behind Act…