LeAnn Dowty, librarian in Shelby County Schools, saw the need to make sure that her students had access to books that are especially relevant to them and their world, so she decided to do something about it.
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In this fourth and final teacher leader action brief, three teacher leaders in Rutherford County share the power of collective growth and opportunity as they work to create learning opportunities that promote equity and excellence for the range of learners in their classrooms.
In this third of four teacher leader action briefs, three teacher leaders in Weakley County share how they are taking action to ensure their students are reading proficiently by third grade.
Meet Candace Hines, kindergarten teacher in the Achievement School District.
Educators often desire the opportunity to discuss life after high school with their students, but don’t always know how to make that happen. Learn how to strengthen the college-going culture in your schools with help from the department.
Meet Kim Castleman, second grade teacher in McKenzie Special School District.
Lisa Whaley, teacher in Chester County Schools, shares how a childhood friendship changed the path for her life.
These sisters from East Tennessee have much more in common than the same set of parents – they both love being teachers!
Commissioner McQueen shares her gratitude for educators in this post for Teacher Appreciation Week.
Join us in celebrating our educators as we share their stories of how they came to lead our classrooms – and inspire the next generation to join them there.