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Tristar Read’s 2019 Middle School Winner’s Expe...

Wed

May

6

According to the Tennessee Department of Education, 349 percent of Tennessee students are at or above their grade level in English language arts With academic achievement gaps and the impact of the... more
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Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week with Ms. ...

Mon

May

4

May 4-8, 2020 is Teacher Appreciation Week, and it’s important now more than ever that we recognize and celebrate the significant role educators play in student’s lives With the... more
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Tristar Reads: How the Program Impacted Last Ye...

Tue

Apr

28

Tristar Reads is our annual summer reading contest designed to encourage students across the Volunteer State to keep up their reading skills during the summer while also cultivating a joy for reading... more
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UT Promise: Make a Difference in a Student̵...

Fri

Apr

17

The University of Tennessee recently announced a new, student-success-oriented scholarship program that offers free tuition and mandatory fees for qualifying Tennessee undergraduate students who have... more
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Celebrating Middle Level Education Month

Tue

Apr

7

In March, Tennesseans for Student Success celebrated Middle Level Education Month and asked the public to nominate a middle school educator, administrator, or staff member who has made a significant... more
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How Businesses Are Partnering with Schools to C...

Wed

Feb

26

It’s critical that communities work together to assist students who are pursuing a degree or certificate, step into the career or job that will help them thrive Career and technical education is... more
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How Tennessee Schools Are Preparing Students fo...

Fri

Feb

21

By: Jessica Whitmill, Manager, Policy & Outreach Tennessee is innovating in education I have the awesome opportunity as leading the outreach at Tennesseans for Student Success to visit schools... more
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BLOG: TSS is Celebrating Career Technical Educa...

Fri

Feb

7

February is CTE month If you’re unfamiliar with what career and technical education is, we’re here to give you a refresher This field is diversified between high schools, area career centers,... more
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HD 77 Polling Data

Sat

Aug

31

As a part of our statewide voter research polling, Tennesseans for Student Success is highlighting key voter perceptions on education reform policies The following data is representative of House... more
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Welcome, Governor Lee

Wed

Jan

23

Last week was a big week in education in Tennessee! In case you missed last week’s news, we wanted to make sure you’d seen our announcement regarding Tennessee’s new Commissioner of Education... more
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Thank You, Governor Haslam

Tue

Jan

15

Over the past eight years, Tennessee has celebrated historic gains in public education ACT scores and on-time graduation rates are on the rise, more students are taking advantage of early... more
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Happy Thanksgiving!

Tue

Nov

20

  Turkeys and time with families and thankfulness, oh my! Thanksgiving is upon us, and we love taking this week each year to share a few things we’re thankful for: – More students are... more
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