In this post, Commissioner McQueen shares reflections on what she has learned over the past year. (These comments are adapted from her prepared remarks for the 2018 LEAD conference.)
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Meet Chasity Lowery, a middle school English teacher in Roane County Schools.
In this post, Commissioner McQueen shares how a new report reinforces what many other researchers have found to be true: Tennessee’s teachers are improving more (and more rapidly) each year as a result of our teacher evaluation model and support.
MNPS teacher, Carlos Calderon, shares how connecting with the community has helped his students engage with advanced materials and raised the expectations in his classroom.
Meet Mindy Kiser, physical education teacher in Cleveland City Schools.
Dr. Beth Gotcher of Maryville City Schools explains her six key takeaways from leading a Read to be Ready summer camp.
Meet Angela Pope, fifth grade teacher in Murfreesboro City Schools.
Cicely Woodard, the 2017-18 Tennessee Teacher of the Year, shares reflections on her experience over the past year.
Meet the finalists for 2018-19 Tennessee Teacher of the Year.
Meet Jerry Johnson, high school agriculture teacher in Tipton County Schools.