Inside TNSuccess

Weekly Update – May 10, 2016

Tue

May

10

Happy (belated) Mother’s Day! We hope all the moms, grandmothers, nanas, and moms-in-residence enjoyed a day of recognition As we said in our Facebook post on Sunday – Moms are many of our first... more
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Weekly Update – May 3, 2016

Tue

May

3

There’s a great word in Louisiana – lagniappe – that means a little something extra We’re calling this week’s update “Lagniappe” because we’re giving you a little something extra of... more
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TSS Blog

TSS on TNReady Contract

Wed

Apr

27

Teachers, parents, and students deserve a test that works Measurement Inc’s continued failure to meet the timeline they set for delivery of the state’s annual assessment is justifiably... more
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Advocacy & Policy

Legislative Update – Week of April 25, 2016

Tue

Apr

26

You’ll notice there are bills that worked their way through the 109th General Assembly that aren’t listed below We know the work to make sure every child in Tennessee receives a top-notch... more
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TSS Blog

Month of the Military Child

Tue

Apr

19

April is the Month of the Military Child and we are glad Tennessee classrooms help welcome, encourage, and teach the children of our heroes As we all work to ensure every child in Tennessee has an... more
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Legislative Update – April 18, 2016

Mon

Apr

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...

Tue

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

Thu

Apr

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

Mon

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

Mon

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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