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Public charter schools are facing a facilities ...

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Oct

16

Tennessee is currently home to more than 100 public charter schools serving a diverse population that exceeds 40,000 students Many of these schools continue to put up impressive achievement and... more
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Charter Commission Approves a High-Quality Publ...

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Oct

6

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) released the following statement to applaud today’s decision by the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission to support the wishes of... more
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Charter Commission Approves High-Quality Public...

Fri

Oct

6

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) released the following statement to applaud today’s unanimous decision by the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission to support the... more
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School Letter Grades should fairly assess stude...

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Oct

6

In 2016 the Tennessee General Assembly passed a new state law that mandated the Tennessee Department of Education to create a school rating system on an A-F scale This rating system essentially... more
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Tennessee Students Spend More Than a Million Mi...

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Sep

4

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) is excited to congratulate each participant in our annual Tristar Reads contest, including our four category winners who truly accomplished an... more
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Public Charter Schools Can Boost Revenue and Im...

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Aug

2

This year, school districts in Tennessee witnessed a notable rise in applications to start Career and Technical Education (CTE) focused public charter schools Of the 14 charter applications districts... more
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Metro Councilman Freddie O’Connell Enjoys...

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Aug

2

NASHVILLE —  Metro Councilman Freddie O’Connell sits at the top of the latest Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) poll of the Nashville mayoral race The TSS poll is likely the last to be... more
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School Board Chooses Politics Over the Needs of...

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Jul

25

NASHVILLE —  Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today released the following statement after the Metro Nashville Public Schools Board of Education voted against expanding high-quality... more
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School Board Ignores Need for a High-Quality Ca...

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Jul

18

Memphis —  Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) released the following statement in response to tonight’s decision by the Memphis-Shelby County Board of Education to ignore the need... more
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Strengthening Teacher Recruitment: The Benefits...

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Jul

17

The landscape of public education is continuously evolving, demanding innovative approaches to teacher preparation and professional development The Tennessee State Board of Education is in the... more
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TCAP Results Illustrate the Positive Impact of ...

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Jun

29

NASHVILLE —  Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) provided the following statement in response to today’s release of the 2022/2023 Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)... more
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Tennessee Students Encouraged to Book Tristar R...

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May

11

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) is excited to once again launch the annual Tristar Reads contest that will reward four students with a $1,000 college scholarship Each summer,... more
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