TSS Blog

TISA Final Draft Rules Meet Positive Approval

Mon

Aug

15

The Tennessee Investment in Student Achievement (TISA) Act passed in May with the promise of modernizing the way Tennessee funds public education Less attention has been given to the future rules... more
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Winning Candidates in Competitive Legislative P...

Fri

Aug

5

NASHVILLE — Team Kid PAC and Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) are celebrating candidate victories in key state primary races this week and recognizing the critical role public school... more
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Back to School: Login Made Easier

Fri

Jul

29

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) can help eligible families receive monthly discounts for high-speed internet and a one-time discount for a laptop, desktop or tablet Additionally, 20 leading... more
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ICYMI: TISA Rulemaking Workshop Highlights

Mon

Jul

25

Last week, state board members had the opportunity to discuss the department’s proposed rules for the Tennessee Investment in Student Achievement (TISA) Act funding formula Board member discussion... more
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What are Charter Schools? Public. Free. Open t...

Fri

Jul

22

What are Charter Schools A charter school is a public school that operates as a school of choice Charter schools commit to obtaining specific educational objectives in return for a charter to operate... more
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Metro Nashville School Board Votes Against the ...

Thu

Jul

14

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) released the following statement to rebuke this week’s vote by the Metro Nashville Public School (MNPS) Board of Education against... more
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Communication Breakdown: Charter Commission Ove...

Wed

Jun

29

This week the Tennessee Public Charter School Commission took action that hopefully paves the way for a better relationship between Metro Nashville Public Schools and public charter school operators... more
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TISA Draft Rules Public Comment Period Now Open

Fri

Jun

17

The Tennessee Department of Education recently released draft rules of the newly adopted Tennessee Investment in Student Achievement (TISA) funding formula The public is encouraged to comment on... more
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Tennesseans for Student Success Applauds TCAP S...

Tue

Jun

14

NASHVILLE –Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today released the following statement on the 2021-22 Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) state-level results, which showed... more
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Members of the General Assembly Receive Grades ...

Tue

Jun

7

NASHVILLE — Team Kid PAC today announced an updated helpful tool for Tennessee voters to see where their elected officials stand on critical education issues through the release of its sixth... more
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Summer is Here, Grades are In: 2022 SuccessCard...

Fri

May

27

Tennesseans for Student Success’ TeamKid PAC is pleased to announce the upcoming release of the 2022 SuccessCard This annual voting record identifies the key education legislation we supported or... more
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Five Elected Officials Honored for Raising Tenn...

Thu

May

19

NASHVILLE — Tennesseans for Student Success (TSS) today honored five members of the Tennessee General Assembly for their exemplary support of Tennessee students in this year’s... more
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