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.
Across the state this week, our 3rd – 8th graders are taking this year’s TNReady assessment. They’ve worked hard, learned the standards, and are ready to show their teachers, parents, and themselves what they’ve learned this year. The state’s once-a-year-assessment Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 10, 2018 CONTACT: Ashley Elizabeth Graham 615-983-6215 firstname.lastname@example.org Tennesseans for Student Success Calls for Renewed Commitment NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success released the following statement today calling for a renewed commitment to Tennessee’s student-centered education Read More
The good news? Tennessee’s historic rise in student achievement is sustainable. Today’s National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) results give more evidence for continuing to champion our four policy priorities: higher academic standards, an assessment aligned to those standards, accountability Read More
Happy Easter! We hope you had a wonderful weekend full of family and memories. We also hope the Easter Bunny brought a few good books to read. With the end of the school year in sight, it’s time for the Read More
We hear a lot of you are on Spring Break. Or finished your Spring Break. Or are looking forward to your Spring Break! In the spirit of taking a few days off, we thought we might share a few quick 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