Advocacy & Policy

Legislative Update – Week of March 7, 2016

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Mar

7

CALL TO ACTION Last month, in districts across the state, students began taking TNReady, the state’s new annual assessment aligned to the standards teachers are using in the classroom The new and... more
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Advocacy & Policy

Legislative Update – Week of March 2, 2016

Wed

Mar

2

We promised when we stepped into this important work to make sure every student in Tennessee is prepared for success that we would do our best to inform you of the goings on in education in Tennessee... more
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Inside TNSuccess

Legislative Update – February 29, 2016

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Feb

29

My students are becoming better writers Our students are prepared to compete on the national level I appreciate my students to take what they learn and apply it across multiple subjects I’m... more
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Legislative Update – February 22, 2016

Mon

Feb

22

If you went to our Facebook page last week, you probably saw our #ShowYourLove for Teachers posts We’re glad you joined in on the celebration and thanked the teachers in your life We certainly... more
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Legislative Update – February 15, 2016

Mon

Feb

15

Good news, great news actually, but we’ll start with the good news Last week we told you about House Bill 1537, legislation to provide accountability for TNReady, reduce the number of tests given... more
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Legislative Update – February 8, 2016

Mon

Feb

8

We love celebrating legislation that moves the ball down the field for every child in Tennessee Tomorrow the House Education Instruction and Program Committee will hear HB 1537 This common sense... more
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Press Releases

Tennesseans for Student Success Statement on TN...

Tue

Feb

2

TENNESSEANS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS ON TNREADY Yearly Check-Up Valuable, Necessary to Student Success NASHVILLE –  Tennesseans for Student Success today released the following statement on... more
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Legislative Update- January 29, 2016

Fri

Jan

29

What are our education issues That’s a good question At the end of the day we’re with you; and other partners in education advocacy, ready to do the work to make sure every student in Tennessee... more
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Legislative Update – January 15, 2016

Fri

Jan

15

This week, the 2nd Session of the 109th General Assembly began Speaker Beth Harwell and Lt Governor Ron Ramsey gaveled in their respective houses and the legislature is up and running, and we’re... more
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Legislative Update – January 8, 2016

Fri

Jan

8

In the spirit of keeping the holidays alive just a little bit longer, we thought we’d share some of our bright spots from the past 12 months We are grateful for your help and encouragement, and the... more
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Press Releases

Tennesseans for Student Success Names New Execu...

Tue

Nov

17

TENNESSEANS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Adam Lister, current Nashville Chamber Policy VP, to Lead Education Non-profit NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success, a... more
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