Tennessee Teacher of the Year Cathy Whitehead is passionate about fostering a love of reading in the early grades. In this post, she shares the wisdom she’s gathered from her travels across the state.
Commissioner McQueen announces her new statewide listening tour to gather even more input for Tennessee Succeeds and to guide the development of Tennessee’s ESSA plan.
Cailey, a twelfth grader at Lincoln County High School, shares how her former teacher, Gema Sieh of Highland Rim Elementary, has inspired her.
Commissioner McQueen has exceeded her goal of meeting 10,000 teachers and shares what she has learned from her classroom visits.
An open letter to all educators by Cathy Whitehead, the 2016 Tennessee Teacher of the Year.
Commissioner McQueen shares reflections on her visits to Collierville, Fayette County, and Hardeman County schools, who are all districts with the potential to be models for schools around the state.
The department is now seeking qualified leaders in K-12 education and counseling to apply for positions on the 2016-18 STEM Leadership Council.
Cortia, a third-grader at Granville T. Woods Academy of Innovation, shares how her teacher DeAnn Green inspires her.
Take a peek into Ms. Kasler’s classroom where she creates personalized learning experiences for students.
Rawan, an eighth-grader at Siegel Middle School, shares how her former teacher, Tammy Sutton of Northfield Elementary, has inspired her.