We hope you’ll join us in one of our Coalitions for Student Success. Our students are more prepared for their next steps than they have ever been before. Tennessee’s kids are now better prepared for life after school, but there is more work to be done. We need your help as we all work to spread the message of student success in counties and communities across the state.
Since May 1st, we’ve invited Tennessee’s K-12 students to tell us the stories they’ve read and the adventures they’ve taken in books this summer. Tristar Reads, our summer reading program, is coming to a close this week and we look Read More
One statewide election down, one to go. Whether you voted, ran for office, held yard signs, or signed up new voters, we appreciate you getting involved in the work of our state. As you know, Tennesseans for Student Success spends Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 6, 2018 CONTACT: Ashley Elizabeth Graham 615-983-6215 firstname.lastname@example.org Tennesseans for Student Success Celebrates Election Day Victories Pushes Lawmakers to Prioritize Students NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success, after an intense issue campaign behalf of Tennessee’s students, issued Read More
In no particular order, we wanted to bring you three things this week we’re sure you will enjoy. -It’s almost Election Day for the August Primaries. Tennessee is last in voter participation, and that’s a trend to turn around. Here’s Read More
“There is no more important issue than public education.” That truth directs all our work at Tennesseans for Student Success. It’s the why for our what. It’s the reason we’re engaging in efforts to remind voters about the people, policies, Read More
Adam Lister serves as president of Tennesseans for Student Success. Having developed a deep passion for improving public education throughout his career, Adam joined the organization in December 2015 to lead its work to continue to support the policies that led Tennessee to become that fastest improving state in the nation in education. Prior to becoming president, Adam served as Vice President of Policy for the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce where he directed the public policy and government relations initiatives of the Chamber, including the passage of the state’s For-Profit Benefit Corporation Act, which has since become a national model for philanthropically-motivated businesses.
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Tennesseans for Student Success
Nashville, TN 37219