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Legislative Update – April 18, 2016

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18

In case you didn’t remember, or hadn’t started the process of filing, today is Tax Day You still have a few hours to procrastinate! In that spirit, we thought we’d lead off this week’s note... more
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Press Releases

Tennesseans for Student Success to Invest Heavi...

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Apr

12

TENNESSEANS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS TO INVEST HEAVILY DURING 2016 CAMPAIGN SEASON Topping to Lead Efforts NASHVILLE – Committed to improving student achievement in Tennessee’s classrooms, Tennesseans... more
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Advocacy & Policy

Legislative Alert

Mon

Apr

11

Politics should stop at a school’s front door Our classrooms should be places of learning and student success They should never be used as political props that will undermine the hard work done by... more
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Legislative Update – April 4, 2016

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7

We wanted to let you know House Bill 1537/ Senate Bill 2540 passed the Senate this week and is on its way to the Governor’s desk for his signature We’re pretty excited about this bill because it... more
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Legislative Update – March 28, 2016

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Mar

28

The Tennessee General Assembly passed Senate Bill 2508 giving extra support to Tennessee’s teachers In light of the changes in delivery of TNReady this year, this commonsense legislation allows... more
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Legislative Update – March 21, 2016

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Mar

21

Because we’re anticipating more time outside, and we don’t want you glued to your gadget, we’ll make this brief: thank you Every week we come to you with legislative needs for Tennessee’s... more
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Legislative Update – March 14, 2016

Mon

Mar

14

70 bills That’s right This week we’re watching 70+ bills that are working their way through subcommittees, committees, and floor votes They cover the full range of topics in education from what... more
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Advocacy & Policy

Legislative Update – Week of March 7, 2016

Mon

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

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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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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

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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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