We are five days away from electing Tennessee’s next governor, and education advocates are hoping to continue our positive … Continue reading TN Gubernatorial Election: How Will the Candidates Champion Education?
ExtraOrdinary Districts: Ordinary school districts that get extraordinary results The Education Trust Exploring Teacher Improvement in Tennessee TN Education Research Alliance … Continue reading Extraordinary districts and promoting social mobility in America’s colleges
Why American Students Haven’t Gotten Better at Reading in 20 Years The Atlantic Federal Civil Rights Data Highlight Racial Disparities in … Continue reading Teacher Walkouts, Federal Civil Rights Data and the ‘LeBron James’ of School Turnaround
Last week, the General Assembly completed their work for the legislative session. We will provide a detailed summary of their … Continue reading The Tennessee Legislative Session Ends: What Education Advocates Should Know
The House and Senate conference committee recommended the following amendments be adopted. This measure passed in the House (84–1) and … Continue reading SB 1623/HB1981 Summary
Partner organizations came together to oppose SB2333/HB2312, which seeks to end the use of consular ID cards, used by many … Continue reading Coalition Partners Come Together to Oppose Anti-Immigrant Legislation
On Tuesday March 27th, at 9 a.m. the House Education Administration and Planning Committee voted on a bill that would … Continue reading #EdTalk: Should Tennessee Teachers Carry Guns?
Last week: The Senate education committee held budget hearing for the Tennessee Department of Education, the University of Tennessee, and … Continue reading Notes From The Legislature: Week of March 5
Bills that passed Thursday in the Statehouse Bill to arm some Tennessee teachers with guns on hold for now Bill Proposing … Continue reading TN Legislative News: Week of March 5
It has been a busy few weeks at the Capitol, highlighted by our Coalition’s day on the hill. Education committee calendars … Continue reading What You Need To Know About the 2018 Tennessee Legislative Session Before It Ends