EVENTS

Join us for an ESSA deep-dive. Learn about the Ten­nessee ESSA plan and what it will mean for stu­dents, schools and com­mu­ni­ties across the state. Our ESSA Boot­camps are full-day ses­sions at loca­tions across the state. You can also join our month­ly webi­nar con­ver­sa­tion on key com­po­nents of Tennessee’s ESSA plan. There is no cost to attend the­se events, how­ev­er, we do ask that you reg­is­ter for each event so that we can plan accord­ing­ly.

July 24, 2017
  • Mem­phis ESSA Boot­camp: The Ten­nessee Plan and the Role of Advo­cates

    July 24, 2017 @ 9:00 am2:00 pm
    Nation­al Civil Rights Muse­um, 450 Mul­ber­ry St, Mem­phis, TN 38103, USA

    Please join mem­bers of the Ten­nessee Edu­ca­tion­al Equi­ty Coali­tion for a full day of learn­ing about Tennessee’s ESSA plan and what it will mean for stu­dents, schools and com­mu­ni­ties across the state.
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  • Mem­phis Meet and Greet: TN Eng­lish Learn­er Net­work

    July 24, 2017 @ 2:00 pm3:30 pm
    Nation­al Civil Rights Muse­um, 450 Mul­ber­ry St, Mem­phis, TN 38103, USA

    Atten­dees will get an overview of what Tennessee’s Plan for the Every Stu­dent Suc­ceeds Act means for Eng­lish Learn­ers and will become equipped to share this impor­tant infor­ma­tion with their local net­works and com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers. Come con­nect with fel­low teach­ers, school lead­ers, and com­mu­ni­ty part­ners for cof­fee and con­ver­sa­tion on the cur­rent land­scape sur­round­ing EL edu­ca­tion in Mem­phis and what we can do to col­lec­tive­ly fur­ther an equi­ty-based agen­da as a cohort of region­al advo­cates for ELL and immi­grant chil­dren.

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August 18, 2017
  • ESSA Boot­camp- Ear­ly Post-Sec­ondary Oppor­tu­ni­ties

    August 18, 2017 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 3 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on how the state will mea­sure and address stu­dent access to ear­ly post-sec­ondary oppor­tu­ni­ties (EPSOs). With this new indi­ca­tor in account­abil­i­ty, which is enti­tled “Ready Grad­u­ate”, the state aims to increase the num­ber of stu­dents enrolling in and com­plet­ing EPSOs in Ten­nessee. We will exam­ine how this mea­sure will impact our high schools and their efforts to increase rig­or, oppor­tu­ni­ty and access. We will also share how to advo­cates can engage and sup­port high schools on this impor­tant issue.
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August 25, 2017
  • Knoxville ESSA Boot­camp: The Ten­nessee Plan and the Role of Advo­cates

    August 25, 2017 @ 9:00 am2:00 pm
    Knoxville Area Urban League, 1514 E 5th Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA

    Please join mem­bers of the Ten­nessee Edu­ca­tion­al Equi­ty Coali­tion for a full day of learn­ing about Tennessee’s ESSA plan and what it will mean for stu­dents, schools and com­mu­ni­ties across the state.
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August 29, 2017
  • Chat­tanooga ESSA Boot­camp: The Ten­nessee Plan and the Role of Advo­cates

    August 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am2:00 pm
    Chat­tanooga State Com­mu­ni­ty Col­lege, 4501 Amni­co­la Hwy, Chat­tanooga, TN 37406, USA

    Please join mem­bers of the Ten­nessee Edu­ca­tion­al Equi­ty Coali­tion for a full day of learn­ing about Tennessee’s ESSA plan and what it will mean for stu­dents, schools and com­mu­ni­ties across the state.
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Sep­tem­ber 7, 2017
  • Jack­son ESSA Boot­camp: The Ten­nessee plan and the role of advo­cates

    Sep­tem­ber 7, 2017 @ 8:30 am2:00 pm
    Dou­ble­Tree by Hilton Hotel Jack­son, 1770 US-45 BYP, Jack­son, TN 38305, USA

    Please join mem­bers of the Ten­nessee Edu­ca­tion­al Equi­ty Coali­tion for a full day of learn­ing about Tennessee’s ESSA plan and what it will mean for stu­dents, schools and com­mu­ni­ties across the state.
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Sep­tem­ber 15, 2017
  • ESSA Webi­nar- Rural Dis­tricts

    Sep­tem­ber 15, 2017 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 4 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on how the state’s plan will impact rural schools in our state. We will exam­ine how rural schools and dis­tricts will pre­pare for this new account­abil­i­ty frame­work and expec­ta­tions, and what their unique chal­lenges and oppor­tu­ni­ties will be under ESSA.
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Octo­ber 20, 2017
  • ESSA Webi­nar- School Account­abil­i­ty

    Octo­ber 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 5 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on the new account­abil­i­ty frame­work for schools, includ­ing an exam­i­na­tion of the new mea­sures, and how school grades will be cal­cu­lat­ed. We will also share how to advo­cates can engage and sup­port schools as they begin to adjust and pre­pare for this new sys­tem.
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Novem­ber 17, 2017
  • ESSA Webi­nar- School Improve­ment

    Novem­ber 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 6 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on how the state will mon­i­tor and address school improve­ment in the low­est per­form­ing schools in the state. We will review the new School Improve­ment Con­tin­u­um and learn about the expec­ta­tions and guid­ance that schools will receive from the state and their local dis­tricts. Atten­dees will learn how to get involved at the local lev­el to sup­port schools in need of improve­ment.
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Decem­ber 15, 2017
  • ESSA Webi­nar- Par­ent Engage­ment

    Decem­ber 15, 2017 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 7 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on how Tennessee’s plan incor­po­rates and address­es fam­i­ly and com­mu­ni­ty engage­ment. We will exam­ine what key changes the plan lays out and what role fam­i­ly and com­mu­ni­ty engage­ment play in ensur­ing school suc­cess in this new era of account­abil­i­ty.
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Jan­u­ary 19, 2018
  • ESSA Webi­nar- School Fund­ing

    Jan­u­ary 19, 2018 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

    Ses­sion 8 of our Ten­nessee ESSA Plan Webi­nar Series will focus on school fund­ing and how the new plan will impact the allo­ca­tion and dis­tri­b­u­tion of resources at the state, dis­trict and local lev­el. We will also share how to advo­cates can engage on this impor­tant issue and ensure that equi­ty is at the cen­ter of key fund­ing deci­sions as the ESSA plan is imple­ment­ed.
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