Press Releases

Tennesseans for Student Success Announces 2021 ...

Tue

Jun

8

NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today announced their sixth annual statewide summer reading scholarship program, Tristar Reads Students, with parent supervision, are asked to... more
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Inside TNSuccess: 2021 Legislative Session Review

Tue

May

18

Legislative Session a Huge Win for Tennessee Students From the special legislative session to combat Tennessee’s literacy crisis and COVID-related learning loss, to a regular session with... more
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Inside TNSuccess: May 5

Wed

May

5

Thank You, Tennessee Teachers! After a year unlike any other, we are especially appreciative of the role teachers play in the lives of students across our state – in and out of the classroom... more
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Inside TNSuccess: April 27

Tue

Apr

27

TN Legislative Corner  TSS continues to watch HB745 (Rep Haston) and its Senate counterpart SB1135 (Sen White) Both will be heard in the Senate Finance Committee today, April 27, and the House... more
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Inside TNSuccess: April 20

Tue

Apr

20

TN Legislative Corner  This may be the last week that House and Senate committees will be hearing bills of substance, as most House subcommittees have closed for the year, and the Senate is swiftly... more
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Inside TNSuccess: April 13

Tue

Apr

13

Governor Lee Focused on Student Achievement At a press conference on Monday, Governor Bill Lee discussed the more than $45 billion Tennessee school districts will receive from the American Rescue... more
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Tennesseans for Student Success Applauds Lee Ad...

Mon

Apr

12

NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today released the following statement after Governor Bill Lee held a press conference to discuss the more than $45 billion Tennessee school... more
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Latest From the Legislature

Latest From the Legislature: April 6, 2021

Tue

Apr

6

Tennesseans for Student Success worked to secure a number of positive outcomes in the General Assembly last week HB647 (Rep Faison), which would have created a different 11th grade assessment for a... more
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Inside TNSuccess: April 6

Tue

Apr

6

Tennessean (Op-Ed): Why students need to be main priority in distribution of federal stimulus funds In a new op-ed this week in The Tennessean, our President and CEO Adam Lister advocates for... more
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Inside TNSuccess: March 30

Tue

Mar

30

TN Legislative Corner  The Tennessee General Assembly is in session again this week and legislators are hard at work This week, Tennesseans for Student Success is keeping an eye on several... more
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Tennesseans for Student Success Launches Politi...

Tue

Mar

30

NASHVILLE – Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today announced the formation of Team Kid PAC, a political action committee (PAC) that will support candidates for Governor and the General... more
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Latest From the Legislature

Latest From the Legislature: March 29, 2021

Mon

Mar

29

The Tennessee General Assembly is in session and legislators are hard at work Here are a few education-related items we are keeping an eye on for the work week of March 29-April 2, 2021 The Senate... more
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