Advocacy & Policy

Emerging from this crisis with a bright future ...

Thu

May

21

On behalf of Tennesseans for Student Success, we hope you and your family are staying safe and healthy during these uncertain times The impact of COVID-19 has been far-reaching From Memphis to... more
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Legislative Update: Governor Lee’s First ...

Thu

Mar

7

#ThrowbackThursday Just a few days ago, Governor Bill Lee gave his first State of the State address to a joint session of the General Assembly In a speech that lasted only about an hour, Governor Lee... more
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2019 State Legislative Priorities

Tue

Feb

12

High Expectations for All StudentsProtect rigorous K-12 academic standards that create high expectations for students and better prepare them for success in college, the workforce, or in the military... more
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2018 Legislative Wrap-Up

Tue

May

15

The 110th General Assembly has adjourned, it is time for our yearly Legislative Wrap-Up We’ll be listing all the bills and resolutions we supported or opposed this year We’ve been busy, which... more
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Legislative Update – March 19, 2018

Mon

Mar

19

Much like March Madness, to advance on in the legislative process, a bill has to keep winning support Unlike March Madness, a bill’s supporters don’t all have to wear the same jerseys In the... more
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Legislative Update – March 12, 2018

Mon

Mar

12

We’re on the lookout for a lost hour If you find it, will you let us know While you’re looking, we’d like to share a few bills that are up this week in the Tennessee General Assembly Curious... more
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Legislative Update – March 5th, 2018

Mon

Mar

5

Did you catch our new video on Facebook or Twitter Last week, we launched a new four-week series called #LearnInThree where we take one of our policy priorities, one of our TSS staffers, and one... more
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2018 Legislative Agenda

Thu

Feb

22

Policy Principles Tennesseans for Student Success strives to engage the state’s parents, teachers, and community leaders in the common goal of creating and supporting a public educational system... more
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Legislative Update – February 12, 2018

Mon

Feb

12

In honor of Cupid, and in no particular order, here is a list of things we love this week: ♥ More money for education The Governor’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018-19 contains another year... more
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Legislative Update – January 29, 2018

Mon

Jan

29

The state of our State is … We’re jumping into your inbox early today to invite you to watch Governor Haslam’s final State of the State address In this yearly address to a joint legislative... more
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Legislative Update – January 22, 2018

Mon

Jan

22

The snow came and went The Legislature is back in session And our calendars are filling up with all things education and student success It must be the middle of January! Tomorrow night, we are... more
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Legislative Update – January 15, 2018

Tue

Jan

16

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others’” As we ponder the life and legacy of Dr Martin Luther King, Jr today, we’re grateful to answer that... more
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